Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: Time to listen to the doctors and legalize opioid drugs

Answer is the same as marijuana, get the criminal gangs out

HISTORY: Peculiar planes in the Agassiz-Harrison Valley

Columnist Lindsay Foreman takes about aviation through the valley over the last 100 years

  • Feb 9, 2019

REAL ESTATE: Decrease in taxable farm land value a complex subject

Columnist Freddy Marks talks about the ways farming practice has impacted land values for 2019

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Agassiz Library takes its books to the pool
Rock climbers clean up Harrison Bluffs
Helicopters called to crash on East Harrison Forest Service Road
Seabird Island Festival brings back the powwow

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

Legislature scandal, speculation tax distract from NDP agenda

EDITORIAL: Break and enters remind us Agassiz is not Mayberry

Although vigilante justice may seem appealing, it only creates more problems for residents

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

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

LETTER: Harrison comedy night an opportunity to be inclusive

Anne White believes Harrison needs to help marginalized residents enjoy nights like ‘Still Standing’

  • Jan 27, 2019

POLL: Have you ever had a flu shot

Question of the week for Jan, 27

  • Jan 27, 2019

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

Long road to accountability began with MLA disclosures

The Agassiz Harrison Observer wants your thoughts

Pictures and letters are what makes a community paper great, editor Grace Kennedy argues

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

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

  • Jan 23, 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

B.C. VIEWS: Tracking propaganda around B.C.’s latest pipeline protest

‘Military invasion’ claims fly around the world in seconds

HISTORY: A new year to reflect on your heritage

Columnist Lindsay Foreman reflects on Agassiz and Harrison’s heritage at the start of the new year

  • Jan 12, 2019

LETTER: Andrew Wilkinson says B.C. minister’s pipeline protest visit a bridge too far

Premier John Horgan should remove Doug Donaldson from cabinet, opposition leader says

  • Jan 10, 2019

COLUMN: Why must people talk on the phone while on the toilet?

Taking care of business is no one’s business but your own

COLUMN: New year, new editor at the Observer

Incoming editor Grace Kennedy writes about her first few days on the job

B.C. VIEWS: If this isn’t an Indigenous veto over development, what is?

Province surrenders salmon farms without scientific basis

LETTER: Oil industry needs to take a leading role in sustainability

Hope resident Art Green shares his views on propaganda about the oil industry