Opinion

LETTER: Harrison utility fee change worrisome

Harrison resident Barbara Dramer shares her concerns about switching back to annual billing

  • Sep 1, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: More Labour Day milestones for the NDP

Gift to U.S.-based construction unions keeps on giving

REAL ESTATE: Accomodation ownership offers rewarding lifestyle, investment

Columnist Freddy Marks talks about how you can find a business and vacation lifestyle

  • Aug 31, 2019
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Agassiz remembers missing, murdered Indigenous women at Sisters in Spirit vigil
Phyllis Webstad visits Kent Elementary for Orange Shirt Day
BC Indigenous Provincial Canoe and Kayak Championships take over Seabird Island
Highway 1 closure prompts dangerous driving near Herrling Island

What does ‘We are all treaty people’ mean, and who speaks for Indigenous students on campus?

Universities have mostly adopted a top-down approach to Indigenization

  • Aug 31, 2019

LETTER: Conquer Cancer rider moved by hand-written message of thanks

‘Never underestimate the value of cheering someone on’

COLUMN: ICBC is not just broke, it’s broken

Richard Truscott is B.C. and Alberta vice-president at Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Aug 28, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Pipelines set to roll as federal politicians posture

Projects to drive B.C., Canadian economy in years ahead

LETTER: Harrison should reconsider paving boat launch

Letter writer Ed Wood shares his concerns about stormwater runoff from the new pavement

  • Aug 25, 2019

LETTER: Fisheries letter invites colonized misinformation

Leah Ballantyne writes to share her disappointment in a recent letter to the Observer

B.C. VIEWS: Log exports and my other errors so far in 2019

Plastic bags, legislature overspending turn out differently

LETTER: Recreational angling has low-impact on Fraser salmon

Jason Tonelli writes about his displeasure at the call to close recreational fishing on the Fraser

LETTERS: B.C. Views column downplays urgency of climate change

‘Tom Fletcher should propose real solutions to climate crisis’

  • Aug 13, 2019

LETTER: Locals are the first response

Harrison resident John Allen writes about 911 telling locals to stay away from emergency situations

  • Aug 11, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Sawmill struggles as NDP boosts northwest log exports

Skeena Sawmills comeback threatened by B.C. government

OPINION: Why do we keep having debates about video-game violence?

The presence of video games in the online habits of perpetrators is one relevant piece of information

  • Aug 10, 2019

REAL ESTATE: Thinking about resort property ownership

Columnist Freddy Marks discusses the best options for resort real estate

  • Aug 10, 2019

LETTER: Agassiz RCMP commander says goodbye

Sgt. Darren Rennie is leaving the Agassiz RCMP after four years in his post. These are his words.

OPINION: Why is the B.C. NDP government abandoning pensioners?

Michael Powell is the president of the Canadian Federation of Pensioners

  • Aug 8, 2019

COLUMN: Business owners hand B.C. government another dismal grade, CFIB says

CFIB wants policy makers to take three simple steps in order to improve their grade

  • Aug 6, 2019

COLUMN: Pregnancy is stressful, hospitals shouldn’t add to it

Agassiz editor Grace Kennedy shares her thoughts on the latest updates from Chilliwack maternity