Opinion

Peanut allergies: Research shows ‘oral immunotherapy’ is safe for preschoolers

Child eats small amounts of an allergenic food, dose gradually boosted to target maintenance amount

Letter: ‘Ticket off-leash dogs on Maple Ridge dikes’

‘Increase bylaws staff.’

  • May 6, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Forest industry revitalization looks like the opposite

Caribou protection, forest tenure restriction, increasing stumpage

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BCGEU Rally
Finnish community hall demolished
Stabbing in Maple Ridge
Truck fire in Maple Ridge

Being Young: High school seniors, it’s not too late for scholarships

‘There’s one out there for everyone.’

  • May 4, 2019

Citizen’s Ink: Good, bad and ugly of social media

‘Social media can act as an amplifier if we’re not careful.’

  • May 4, 2019

Understanding mental health calls

‘Rights and freedoms are important for everyone.’

  • May 3, 2019

Letter: ‘Spread out pay increase, Pitt council’

‘A citizens committee drew up recommendations.’

  • Apr 30, 2019

COLUMN: Are B.C. communities in boom?

CFIB’s Richard Truscott on how B.C. municipalities fared on annual report on small business sentiment

  • Apr 29, 2019

MacDuff’s Call: Seeing the need for Earth Day

ARMS makes several small requests.

  • Apr 27, 2019

Letter: ‘Trains still blasting way through Maple Ridge’

‘The fences are built.’

  • Apr 25, 2019

Letter: ‘Alouette dam not for flood control’

‘Building out further on the floodplain not without risk.’

  • Apr 22, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP’s lawyer show is turning into a horror movie

Court actions pile up over pipelines, car insurance, care aides

Building a better learning environment for B.C. students

Minister’s message for Education Week, April 23-27

  • Apr 20, 2019

Along the Fraser: Concerns kokanee smolts left high, dry

Low water level at Alouette Lake due to cold, dry weather.

  • Apr 20, 2019

Letter: ‘Prison system does not work for the taxpayers’

‘Other countries have moved away from such an antiquated and ineffective system.’

  • Apr 18, 2019

COLUMN: On National Day of Action, expert says overdose crisis is not about pain

There were 1,486 illicit drug overdose deaths last year in British Columbia

LETTER: B.C.’s speculation tax is a wealth tax when it comes to second properties

Ingrid Rice is a cartoonist who lives in North Vancouver

  • Apr 15, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Community care workers next on NDP’s union checklist

Premier John Horgan blusters, deflects, then spills the beans

Letter: More money to mental health

‘Get people the help they really need.’

  • Apr 13, 2019

Should I say ‘disabled person’ or ‘person with a disability’??

Disability is a sensitive topic, and fear of saying the wrong thing stops some from saying anything at all