Opinion

From the desk: Sexual assaults tough to talk about

May take a while to report an incident

  • Aug 16, 2019

LETTERS: B.C. Views column downplays urgency of climate change

‘Tom Fletcher should propose real solutions to climate crisis’

  • Aug 13, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Sawmill struggles as NDP boosts northwest log exports

Skeena Sawmills comeback threatened by B.C. government

OPINION: Why do we keep having debates about video-game violence?

The presence of video games in the online habits of perpetrators is one relevant piece of information

  • Aug 10, 2019

Letter: Why are train horns still sounding in Maple Ridge?

Resident says one crossing not part of whistle cessation

OPINION: Why is the B.C. NDP government abandoning pensioners?

Michael Powell is the president of the Canadian Federation of Pensioners

  • Aug 8, 2019
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Fraser River rock slide
Rotary Duck Race in Maple Ridge Park
Sister of slain man speaks out
Sister of slain man speaks out

COLUMN: Business owners hand B.C. government another dismal grade, CFIB says

CFIB wants policy makers to take three simple steps in order to improve their grade

  • Aug 6, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Politicians grasp at straws, avoid climate policy reality

It doesn’t matter what parties offer in the fall Canadian election

Letter: Government ready to build for seniors

Maple Ridge politicians have delayed housing projects

Untrending: Happy and sad two sides of same coin

Happiness, as we know, is more about attitude than anything else.

  • Jul 28, 2019

Being Young: Summer and that first real love

Whose face has been haunting your dreams?

  • Jul 27, 2019

MacDuff’s Call: Province cares more about beer drinkers

Simple solution is for government to make fair access to alcohol sales market.

  • Jul 27, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP pushes ahead with Crown forest redistribution

This isn’t the time for a radical Indigenous rights agenda

Fear of enviromental collapse: eco-anxiety

This nervous age when we don’t know the planet’s future

  • Jul 20, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Will the NDP lose money selling marijuana?

Government monopoly sounds great, if you work there

MacDuff’s Call: Take the time to listen to the old stories, and pass them down

Family members pass away without sharing knowledge

  • Jul 13, 2019

COLUMN: B.C. must find new ways to grow economy as housing market unfurls

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Jul 12, 2019

GUEST COLUMN: Condemning caribou to extinction in B.C.

Province’s two-year moratorium on new mining, logging not enough

  • Jul 8, 2019

On Cooking: It’s strawberry time

Many people have never made a salsa out of fruit.

  • Jul 7, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Killing B.C. industries won’t save the caribou

Herds dwindling across Canada, with or without logging