Opinion

Column: If not now, when will we make the changes needed to stop global warming?

The thought of our children or grandchildren suffering from the ravages of climate change are unbearable to think about, too frightening to consider. So we don’t.

Letter: The ever-rising cost of garbage collection

Maple Ridge has put city-run garbage collection on a referendum ballot.

  • Oct 9, 2018

Untrending : Please park the anger

Offline and online, local politicians are working hard to get their platforms out to voters.

  • Oct 7, 2018
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Trees cut
Youth Wellness Centre/Foundry Ridge Meadows
Christmas in Pitt Meadows
Maple Ridge Secondary School Rock Band

B.C. VIEWS: LNG breakthrough likely means higher heating bills

Rest of the province will have to tighten its carbon belt

B.C. VIEWS: LNG breakthrough likely means higher heating bills

Rest of the province will have to tighten its carbon belt

Citizen’s Ink: Spending priorities, recreation and housing disturbing contrast

‘The first issue is one everyone wishes would go away.’

  • Oct 6, 2018

News Views: Newspapers

A reminder not just of how much times have changed, but how much good work is still being done.

  • Oct 2, 2018

COLUMN: Newspapers matter, now more than ever

National Newspaper Week is Oct. 1-7

  • Oct 1, 2018

Letters: ‘Ground further into Haney mud’

‘Homelessness is not a crime.’

  • Oct 1, 2018

Letters: Eroding drive to reduce, reuse and recycle

‘We have our garbage down to such a small amount.’

  • Oct 1, 2018

Letter: ‘Still upset with train whistles’

‘Years ago only five trains passed daily through Maple Ridge.’

  • Sep 30, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Adrian Dix’s private clinic crackdown begins

Province ramps up MRI machines, but what about surgery?

MacDuff’s Call: Do your candidate research and vote

Don’t rely on minority to determine direction of Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows.

  • Sep 29, 2018

Letter: ‘Pay hospital parking on way out’

‘I will always hand off my space to anyone else’

  • Sep 28, 2018

COLUMN: B.C. doesn’t have enough workers to meet industries’ demand

Jock Finlayson of BC Business Council writes about the provincial government’s Labour Market Outlook

  • Sep 26, 2018

Letter: ‘Wheel, not carry out garbage’

Finally, numbers on cost to introduce our own garbage pickup.

  • Sep 26, 2018

Letter: ‘Garbage pickup about choices’

‘Sick and tired of being told what to do.’

  • Sep 26, 2018

Letter: ‘Pete was a part of our community’

‘He always seemed pleased I’d stopped to speak to him.’

  • Sep 25, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Looking under the hood of ICBC’s war on crashes

Is our accident rate really soaring, or is it inefficiency?