Opinion

Getting ‘big money’ out of B.C. politics

It’s not as simple as banning corporate, union donations

Can we get ‘big money’ out of B.C. politics?

Christy Clark’s money machine, third parties roll on

EDITORIAL: Just vote – it’s your duty

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

  • May 5th, 2017
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LETTER: Don’t paint all students with the same brush

In regards to Leonard Remple letter to the editor in The News

  • May 5th, 2017

COLUMN: Turban not the focus

The turban shouldn’t be pulled into a political debate

  • May 5th, 2017

LETTER: Butting out is the right decision

Commending pending decision of city council to prohibit smoking of all kinds in park

  • May 5th, 2017

LETTER: Rethink Beaver Street plan

I could not believe what I read in the paper saying Beaver Street was going to get a sidewalk

  • May 5th, 2017

LETTER: Need strict rules for LNG go-ahead

I’d like to support LNG, because I hope that it will replace coal

  • May 4th, 2017

LETTER: Silence is golden

Many people in Abbotsford are looking forward to implementation of new noise bylaw

  • May 4th, 2017

ELECTION 2017: Trash talk doesn’t help lumber trade

Christy Clark, John Horgan trade nonsense allegations on softwood battle

Letter: ‘Province illegally stripped contracts’

Tom Fletcher has once again decided to take a dig at teachers, this time in an attempt to sway voters.

  • Apr 29th, 2017

Letters: Trains through Pitt ‘lay on those horns’

I agree with Marilyn Cowie when she says that these are not “whistles” but “blasts.”

  • Apr 29th, 2017

LETTER: Excessive tax charged on natural gas

Concerned about the carbon tax

  • Apr 29th, 2017

LETTER: Someone to speak up for Christians

Pleased to see that the Christian Heritage Party is running candidates in Abbotsford

  • Apr 28th, 2017

LETTER: Little sympathy for student debt loads

Why is there so little sympathy for student debt?

  • Apr 28th, 2017

LETTER: City has better things to do

Concerned with the city’s ‘new’ recycling program

  • Apr 28th, 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

LETTER: Don’t need recycling with so many rules

Decision to become part of the recycle BC program places an added burden to taxpayers

  • Apr 28th, 2017

OPINION: The NDP owes it to voters to try in long-shot seats

Out-of-town NDP candidates haven’t even bothered to engage with voters on social media

OPINION: Outflanked by Greens on the left, NDP could find power from the centre

UFV professor Hamish Telford describes a new party dynamic in B.C.

  • Apr 27th, 2017