Editorials

EDITORIAL: Density must deliver

Hard to find someone who would prefer living next to a condo building than to a stand of trees …

  • Aug 18th, 2017

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

EDITORIAL: B.C. government will need to be balanced

It took longer than anticipated, but a provincial government is in place

  • Aug 11th, 2017

Heavy lifting ahead for BC Liberals

As the BC Liberals move into the unfamiliar confines of opposition, they’ll have to choose who best will lead them

EDITORIAL: Be careful what you wish for

In politics, things take much longer to happen than you think they will

  • Jul 28th, 2017

EDITORIAL: Canadian is Canadian

When you’re Canadian, you’re Canadian. Period.

  • Jul 15th, 2017
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        EDITORIAL: Extreme weather warrants caution, obey instructions

        It should come as no surprise that it has been a year of extreme and turbulent weather

        • Jul 14th, 2017

        SIMPSON: Canadians rally for wildfire victims

        It’s encouraging to see the province – and nation – come together for the thousands affected

        Invasive pests not deserving of our sympathy

        Human settlers created much of the pest problems we have in the lower mainland

        EDITORIAL: Moving forward as minority

        It has been a suspenseful and dramatic couple of months in provincial politics

        • Jul 7th, 2017

        Liberal gamesmanship carries risks

        The BC Liberal Party could find itself alienating the support that has kept it in power for 16 years.

        EDITORIAL: Daycare relief not likely

        Families seeking daycare relief may be watching their child graduate from high school …

        • Jun 23rd, 2017

        OPINION: Some consolation in post-election wrangling

        Last month has helped British Columbians improve upon their abysmal knowledge of our government

        EDITORIAL: Legal pot poses legal questions

        Whether you agree with the decision to legalize marijuana or not …

        • Jun 8th, 2017

        EDITORIAL: Searching for a solution

        Impact of the opioid crisis can be seen with disturbing clarity on any day in Abbotsford

        • Jun 1st, 2017

        EDITORIAL: Obey the signs, save a life

        A disturbing sight on Abbotsford roads is watching motorists race through a construction zone

        • May 19th, 2017

        EDITORIAL: Beware politicians’ interpretations of election results

        The public has spoken, albeit not in the way certain elected leaders would have you believe.

        EDITORIAL: Just vote – it’s your duty

        It’s up to you to cast your ballot in provincial election

        • May 5th, 2017

        EDITORIAL: Democracy needs people to stand up for their beliefs

        Running for office and subjecting oneself to the temperamental public – and media! – isn’t easy

        • Apr 28th, 2017