Opinion

LETTER: There’s a man with a gun over there

Agassiz resident Harvey Andrews shares his thoughts on the latest shooting in Chilliwack

  • Mar 17, 2019

LETTER: Kudos to Kent

Agassiz resident Claude Bouchard shares his appreciation for Kent staff following the winter winds

  • Mar 17, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP’s manufactured farmland crisis dies on the vine

Farmers no longer ‘persons’ to the Agricultural Land Commission

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'Old Timers' visit Agassiz for annual motocross competition
Teens protest climate change in Harrison
Angela Murphy holds first book reading at Sts'ailes Community School

LETTER: Avoiding water bottle refill stations short-sighted

Chilliwack’s Ashala Palaniuk shares her thoughts on Harrison’s decision to say no to refill stations

  • Mar 17, 2019

PET CARE: Cannabis and your pet

CBD oil may seem great for your pup, but science isn’t there yet columnist Nicolette Joosting says

  • Mar 16, 2019

LETTER: Killer whales are the new polar bears, and that’s not good

Hope resident Art Green disagrees with Tom Fletcher about how tankers will affect killer whales

Chilliwack music graduate speaks out about KPU cuts

Sterkenburg: Thankful for voices across our continent who have cried out in shock at this news

LETTER: Dance night a ‘terrific success’

Organizer Henrie de Boer thanks everyone who came out to the first Bop Til You Drop event

LETTER: MP Jati Sidhu’s apology for disrespectful comments not accepted

Letter writer Barbara Nash says Sidhu’s ‘generic apology’ not good enough for constituents

  • Mar 10, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Get up earlier, Americans control your clock too

B.C. must wait for Trump to decide on Daylight Saving Time

LETTER: Remembering Harrison Hot Springs matriarch

Harrison resident Elisabeth Scotson shares her memories of Ruth Altendorf

  • Mar 10, 2019

EDITORIAL: Forget about complaining, just turn the clocks ahead

Editor Grace Kennedy reminds everyone to turn their clocks ahead, because it’s not that big of a deal

HISTORY: Honouring Ruth Altendorf, community champion

Columnist Lindsay Foreman shares her memories of Harrison’s Ruth Altendorf

  • Mar 9, 2019

COLUMN: Think B.C.’s employer health tax doesn’t affect you? Think again

Richard Truscott with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business talks about the payroll tax

  • Mar 9, 2019

COLUMN: There isn’t a better teacher than the arts

‘It shows kids that we value those who practise the arts, who act, dance, draw, and cook.’

COLUMN: National internet access plan needed in next federal budget

Garth Frizzell is a Councillor for the City of Prince George and Second Vice President of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities.

  • Mar 6, 2019

LETTER: Our environment needs water bottle refill stations

Harrison Hot Springs resident Bruce Turner thinks Harrison council needs to rethink refill stations

B.C. VIEWS: Killer whales are the new polar bears of politics

Dip in southern resident orca population one of many since 1970s

EDITORIAL: Three years too long for public servants

Editor Grace Kennedy explains her opinion on the Phoenix pay system

REAL ESTATE: Winter home sales can bring in cold, hard cash

Columnist Freddy Marks explains how listing your property in the winter can have unexpected benefits

  • Mar 2, 2019