Opinion

Learning he was homeless, I invited him for coffee and Linda’s cookies.

Unpacking the realities of addiction

  • Jul 20th, 2018

LETTER: Andrew Scheer may be most underrated political leader in Western world

Former MP John Weston writes about an evening he hosted with the federal Conservative leader

  • Jul 16th, 2018

News Views: Health issue

Decriminalization acknowledges that health aspect involved.

  • Jul 19th, 2018

Along the Fraser: The wasp nest had to go

Give a hoot, don’t pollute is my motto.

  • Jul 21st, 2018

Web poll: Do you look forward to legalized recreational marijuana?

Retail marijuana stores will open in B.C. on Oct. 17.

  • Jul 18th, 2018

Letter: Leave private garbage collection companies alone

System we have works fine.

  • Jul 17th, 2018
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Documentary being made involving Larry Walker and his father
Maple Ridge house fire
13th annual Bard on the Bandstand in Maple Ridge
A Day in the Garden with ARMS

B.C. VIEWS: Making private health care illegal again

Adrian Dix battles to maintain Cuba-style medical monopoly

Web poll: Do you support ceasing train whistles within Maple Ridge borders?

In 2017, council was presented with a petition to help quiet the train blasts.

  • Jul 11th, 2018

Letter: ‘Airport is owned by all of us’

Society should purchase back hangar building.

Letter: ‘We need more now to put Maple Ridge on the map’

We need new and young blood with new ideas.

  • Jul 11th, 2018

Letter: Opt out of municipal garbage?

‘Garbage disposal never a problem for us.’

  • Jul 10th, 2018

Letter: ‘Trees don’t have to come down’

Fortis could look at other solutions.

  • Jul 9th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Do we need another layer of green government oversight?

Foresters, engineers may not be trusted to act ethically

This summer keep one eye on politicians

It’s no summer doldrums before fall election time

B.C. VIEWS: Cannabis Day celebration put off until October

Another government monopoly, what could go wrong?

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

Five people were gunned down in the Capital Gazette newsroom

Doesn’t mind helping Maple Ridge residents in tough times

But objects to city accommodating those from outside area

Can’t the bus just wait a bit for West Coast Express?

Missing connection led to an hour wait at Port Haney station

Untrending: Another kind of YouTube

New feature enables vertical, long-form videos.

  • Jun 30th, 2018

Editorial: Despite problems, Canada is still pretty cool

Canada has lots to celebrate

  • Jun 29th, 2018