Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: Transportation options can be few

Frank Bucholtz is a columnist and former editor with Black Press Media

The importance of personal memory on Remembrance Day

‘Our interdisciplinary research leads us to explore how memory can provide a powerful tool’

  • Nov 9, 2019

LETTER: Time to honour Agassiz, Chilliwack veterans

Chilliwack-Kent MLA Laurie Throness remembers local veterans in his letter to the Observer

  • Nov 9, 2019

LETTER: ACE move a betrayal

Agassiz resident Harvey Andrew shares his thoughts on the ACE program and its move into AESS

  • Nov 10, 2019

LETTER: Death on Highway 7 shows enough is enough

Agassiz resident Brent Caughy shares his displeasure at the bad driving on Lougheed Highway

  • Nov 10, 2019
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Agassiz, Harrison honour Remembrance Day
Loose cow causes traffic problems on Highway 1 in Chilliwack
Tour Sylvie Roussel-Janssens exhibit at the Harrison Ranger Station Gallery
Agassiz remembers missing, murdered Indigenous women at Sisters in Spirit vigil

LETTER: Harrison lagoon plan needs to benefit taxpayers

Harrison resident Ed Wood shares his concerns about the draft plan for the lagoon

  • Nov 9, 2019

HISTORY: Honouring and remembering those who served our country

Columnist Lindsay Foreman shares her own family history with Remembrance Day

  • Nov 8, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Is your community ready for the dementia wave?

Experts warn that the number of people living with dementia could nearly double in the next decade

REAL ESTATE: Crown land could help private prices

Columnist Freddy Marks suggests releasing crown land into the private sphere could fix market prices

  • Nov 3, 2019

COLUMN: Priorities in a divided province following 2019 election

Black Press Media columnist Frank Bucholtz on the fallout for B.C.

  • Oct 28, 2019

LETTER: ACE transition, or closure, not acceptable

One letter writer feels administrator Sandy Balascak was being ‘railroaded’ by SD78

LETTER: Middle class better off with Trudeau’s child benefit boost

It’s a transfer, not a tax cut, but it helps families get ahead

  • Oct 21, 2019

LETTER: Harrison’s rink safety should come first

Resident Ed Wood writes about safety concerns he feels needs to be addressed with the new rink

  • Oct 20, 2019

LETTER: On the future of salmon farming in B.C.

Ecologists have been sounding the alarm for decades

  • Oct 20, 2019

LETTER: Time to investigate our stereotypes

Resident Anne White talks about our negative perceptions around tents in urban areas

  • Oct 20, 2019

OPINION: Charting a new course out of the overdose crisis in B.C.

Regardless of where you look, the number of deaths from overdoses are staggering

  • Oct 19, 2019

PET CARE: Pets part of domestic violence link

During Purple Light Nights against domestic violence, columnist Nicolette Joosting talks about pets

  • Oct 19, 2019

LETTERS: Wolf kills, wilderness protection and caribou recovery

Readers respond to Tom Fletcher’s column on B.C. program

  • Oct 17, 2019