Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: Setting speed limits in a post-fact political environment

Media prefer ‘speed kills’ narrative, even when it fails to appear

ZYTARUK: You don’t have to wear the ribbon – but look out if you don’t

Demonize and dog-pile. If you disagree with me, you are not only wrong, you are evil. The enemy…

  • Nov 17, 2018

Letter: ‘12 structure fires in Pitt Meadows this year so far’

Department has had 49 fire-related incidents total.

  • Nov 16, 2018
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Trees cut
Youth Wellness Centre/Foundry Ridge Meadows
Christmas in Pitt Meadows
Maple Ridge Secondary School Rock Band

Social media leaves anyone with an opinion vulnerable to scorched-earth attacks

Demonize and dog-pile. If you disagree with me, you are not only wrong, you are evil. The enemy…

  • Nov 15, 2018

Letter: PR in the simplest terms

‘It’s easy to get informed.’

  • Nov 15, 2018

Letter: Premier has ‘no clue’ on PR

Or Horgan is deliberately hiding his intentions.

  • Nov 12, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Seniors home worker discrimination finally ending

Health Minister Adrian Dix righting a serious wrong

Being Young: One of the most beautiful places in Canada

‘It’s about an hour’s drive from Vancouver.’

  • Nov 10, 2018

MacDuff’s Call: I will be voting to stay with First Past the Post

‘This referendum isn’t about good governance.’

Letter: ‘Not the homeless people who are failing’

Let us get back to the basics of human dignity.

  • Nov 9, 2018

Wolf: Keeping score is part of life

Fun is always paramount in youth sports - but winning and losing provide valuable lessons

Proposed law could treat serious offenders lightly

If Bill C-75 passes in its present form, criminals of various kinds will almost certainly be heartened and emboldened by the prospect of lighter penalties.

Letter: ‘Good on Portugal for trying’

‘We have to understand that low-barrier does nothing.’

  • Nov 6, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Going back to the disco era of labour relations

NDP may remove restrictions on school strikes, union sign-ups

Untrending: Mourning in the digital age

Grieving is once again becoming a community practice.

  • Nov 3, 2018

Citizen’s Ink: Proportional Representation a flawed process with murky choices

As clear as lentil soup and no one is sure if the green bits are kale or spinach or something else.

  • Nov 3, 2018

News Views: Ask first

‘Traditional statistical gathering methods are no longer sufficient.’

  • Nov 2, 2018

Letter: ‘Give legal entrepreneurs a shot’

‘Grey-market dispensaries’ suddenly closed.

  • Nov 1, 2018

Letter: ‘Empathy has led to enablement’

‘Anita Place campers want to be left alone to do as they please.’

  • Oct 30, 2018