Opinion

COLUMN: National internet access plan needed in next federal budget

Garth Frizzell is a Councillor for the City of Prince George and Second Vice President of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities.

  • Mar 6, 2019

LETTER: ‘Thank you, mayor, for getting rid of Maple Ridge tent city’

‘Some residents are afraid to walk their dogs.’

  • Mar 5, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Killer whales are the new polar bears of politics

Dip in southern resident orca population one of many since 1970s

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Paddling and pancakes
Love Heals
Maple Ridge Earth Day 2019
Four-car crash in Maple Ridge sends four to hospital

On Cooking: Eat your way through Portugal

Food is life in so many ways.

  • Mar 3, 2019

GUEST COLUMN: John Horgan has gone missing in U.S. lumber dispute

B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson questions payments to Washington governor

  • Mar 2, 2019

Citizen’s Ink: Shine a light into public offices

‘Politicians are only human.’

  • Mar 2, 2019

Letter: ‘Great job at camp on weekend’

‘Maple Ridge camp needs to be cleared and turned back into a park.’

  • Mar 1, 2019

COLUMN: This Pink Shirt Day, let’s stop with the slut-shaming

It’s the 21st century version of ‘witch,’ our columnist writes

Letter: ‘This is best for everyone’

There are many people who need help and are seeking refuge.

  • Feb 27, 2019

Looking Back: The story of ‘potato rock’

‘Every day we talk to local people about their history’

B.C. VIEWS: NDP moving to massive expansion of nanny state

$10-a-day daycare, tax subsidy for parents at heart of poverty plan

MacDuff’s Call: Give local purchasers priority access to housing

Reducing foreign competition not a stand-alone solution.

  • Feb 23, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Power politics wins over rational energy policy

B.C Hydro continues to face interference on rates

Untrending: More wisdom from the inbox

‘The death of long-form writing.’

  • Feb 17, 2019

Along the Fraser: When you know trees feel pain

‘Wounded trees don’t have to end up as stumps.’

  • Feb 16, 2019

LETTER: Fletcher forgets B.C. Liberals’ ‘weasel party’ at legislature

Salary escalation occurred under Gordon Campbell’s watch

  • Feb 12, 2019

COLUMN: ‘We all know that cancer sucks. I learned exactly why.’

Progress reporter Jessica Peters used interviewing skills to get through cancer ordeal

LETTER: Western Forest Products remains focused on B.C. employment

$350 million invested on B.C. coast in last six years, CEO says

  • Feb 11, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Time to listen to the doctors and legalize opioid drugs

Answer is the same as marijuana, get the criminal gangs out

MacDuff’s Call: What we can learn from ‘cell dad’

‘Negative impact on development of children from parents who spend too much time on smartphones.

  • Feb 9, 2019