Editorials

EDITORIAL: Waterfront parking a ‘pilot project’

Successive White Rock councils have struggled with parking for years

OUR VIEW: Trudeau playing hero on world stage. Again.

Citizens sick and tired of their national leaders treating them like walking ATMs

  • May 15, 2019

OUR VIEW: Surrey MLA’s gun bill makes sense

Marvin Hunt aims to criminalize driving with an “unlawfully possessed” firearm in a vehicle

  • May 9, 2019
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OUR VIEW: Real vaping solution is attitudinal

If abstinence is considered square in some circles, well, then, three cheers for square power

  • May 7, 2019

OUR VIEW: Beware, gypsy moth spraying has begun in Surrey

Best course of action is stay indoors with windows closed while they’re spraying, and for half an hour after

  • May 1, 2019

OUR VIEW: Gas prices are ungodly

We could all use some divine intervention here

  • Apr 16, 2019

OUR VIEW: Drivers still not getting it – distracted driving kills

Surrey RCMP issued more than 700 tickets for distracted driving in March, during month-long campaign

  • Apr 2, 2019

OUR VIEW: No justice for victim in Surrey domestic violence case

The Crown appealed conditional discharge sentence as “demonstrably unfit,” and lost

  • Mar 28, 2019

EDITORIAL: A tempest in a tequila shot

Marine Drive flag flap moved what should have been a minor issue to top of the pile

  • Mar 28, 2019

OUR VIEW: Young Surrey athletes stir pride

Better than trophies are the lessons these sports-minded youngsters hopefully carry into adulthood

  • Mar 26, 2019

OUR VIEW: Budget circus further erodes trust

Can any party really earn Canadians’ trust, considering the shoddy show that Parliament has become?

  • Mar 21, 2019

OUR VIEW: So much is riding on B.C.’s poverty reduction plan

Strategy details to be revealed soon based on affordability, opportunity, inclusion, reconciliation

  • Mar 14, 2019

OUR VIEW: Make Surrey’s policing plan public

Premier John Horgan weighs in on the need for transparency

  • Mar 14, 2019

EDITORIAL: Annable a character whose loss is deeply felt

Former White Rock councillor was a ‘larger than life’ character

OUR VIEW: Some people make it hard not to cast stones

The transgressions of people in positions of trust can shake faith in institutions they represent

  • Feb 21, 2019

OUR VIEW: S’no time like now to help others as winter hits Surrey

Snow storms afford us with an opportunity to help others, particularly the elderly or people with disabilities

  • Feb 11, 2019

OUR VIEW: Transit cop shooting reminds us to be thankful for those who protect us

Dedicated men and women who find themselves in danger’s way as they work to protect us deserve our thanks

  • Jan 31, 2019

EDITORIAL: A historic lesson

Meeting of the SFN and White Rock councils offers perspective

OUR VIEW: Ending gang violence requires better parenting, not just more cash

Anti-gang funding is good news for Surrey but government cash can’t replace power of good parenting

  • Jan 24, 2019

EDITORIAL: Re-stirring affection for White Rock’s iconic pier

It seems likely White Rock will not give up its landmark structure – at least, not without a fight

  • Dec 24, 2018