Opinion

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

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Rockwell Drive restoration progressing
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District of Kent's 125th Anniversary Council Meeting

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

B.C. VIEWS: Politicians grasp at straws, avoid climate policy reality

It doesn’t matter what parties offer in the fall Canadian election

LETTER: Don’t forget Agassiz’s hops heritage

Harvey Andrew shares his thoughts on Agassiz’s status at the corn capital

  • Aug 4, 2019

HISTORY: Uncovering Agassiz’s buried secrets

Columnist Lindsay Foreman dives into archaeological history in the Agassiz-Harrison Valley

  • Aug 3, 2019

PET CARE: Rabies is rare, but pet owners should be aware

Columnist Nicolette Joosting talks about how we can’t forget about rabies vaccinations

  • Jul 27, 2019

EDITORIAL: What does being a Corn Capital really mean?

The Observer has been asked to help Agassiz become a bigger Corn Capital. But what does that mean?

B.C. VIEWS: NDP pushes ahead with Crown forest redistribution

This isn’t the time for a radical Indigenous rights agenda