Opinion

Editorial: Sad State of the Union

Bridges, roads and research should trump walls

  • Feb 8, 2019

Letter: ‘Rise to challenge’ on homelessness

People on pensions did not anticipate the high cost of housing.

  • Feb 4, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP government resumes taxing, spending to battle poverty

Legislature scandal, speculation tax distract from NDP agenda

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Maple Ridge Earth Day 2019
Four-car crash in Maple Ridge sends four to hospital

Untrending: Decluttering your Facebook space

‘Changes to Your Member Lists.’

  • Feb 3, 2019

Being Young: Food brings people together

But how we consume food is changing.

  • Feb 2, 2019

Citizen’s Ink: Books are not clutter

‘They are humanity’s connective tissue.’

  • Feb 2, 2019

Letter: ‘Where is deal for hospital visitors?’

‘Forced to pay outrageous parking fees.’

  • Feb 1, 2019

Letter: ‘Making a stink’

Dog waste on soccer fields ‘unacceptable’

  • Jan 31, 2019

COLUMN: How you can get the government’s confidential stuff

The Abbotsford News’ handy guide to asking public bodies for their interesting information

News Views: Slapping wrists

New community safety plan to include a panhandling bylaw.

  • Jan 29, 2019

Letter: ‘Great life message delivered’

‘These events don’t just happen.’

  • Jan 29, 2019

Letter: ‘Era of shopping mall is dead’

‘Our agricultural properties are going to be even more important.’

  • Jan 28, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Speaker Darryl Plecas splits legislature looting spree open

Long road to accountability began with MLA disclosures

MacDuff’s Call: ‘Beer was not a permissible expense’

‘Feeling sadness for legislative staff members.’

  • Jan 26, 2019

Letter: ‘Understanding of how language relates to arithmetic’

Taking for granted basic foundations.

  • Jan 25, 2019

Letter: Ridge Canoe and Kayak Club thankful for new space

‘We have been extremely overcrowded for the past year’

  • Jan 24, 2019

LETTER: Seniors home care, day programs expanding, Adrian Dix says

B.C. health minister responds to latest Seniors Advocate report

  • Jan 23, 2019

News Views: For free

Pitt Meadows council has banned clothing donations bins.

  • Jan 22, 2019

COLUMN: Four questions on the B.C. economy in 2019

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

  • Jan 20, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Fact-checking the NDP’s speculation tax on empty homes

Negative-option billing is still legal for governments