Opinion

COLUMN: B.C. mayor takes on Trump

Summerland Mayor Peter Waterman calls statements Trump disturbing

  • Jun 27th, 2018

Editorial: What’s all the fuss about pot?

Don’t worry, be happy about pot legalization

  • Jun 26th, 2018

ZYTARUK: To discern is to learn

We tend to jump to conclusions as we click, click, click away on the Internet

  • Jun 25th, 2018
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Cloverfest 2018
Grandma Hazel trains for the Inside Ride
2nd Annual Honey Harvest at HoneyBee Centre in Cloverdale
Grand opening of the Museum of Surrey

Yes, we could use a soft drink tax

NDP rejects useful tax advice because it’s not popular

EDITORIAL: All children created equal

There are still some who justify President Donald Trump’s treatment of migrant children

  • Jun 19th, 2018

OUR VIEW: Hiring more police officers is not a panacea

Will having more police arrest the occurrence of gang violence in Surrey? Very unlikely

  • Jun 19th, 2018

Orphans of our urban drug culture neglected again

Child advocate Bernard Richard leaves B.C. with harsh message

‘I’d rather be anywhere else’

With cancer treatment set to begin, Chilliwack Progress reporter Jessica Peters has a few words of advice.

OUR VIEW: To make Surrey safer from gang violence, we all must play our part

We can’t simply look to our politicians for a be-all, end-all solution

  • Jun 15th, 2018

OUR VIEW: SafePoint injection site is saving lives in Surrey

Despite your personal take on controversial site, it’s hard to argue with results

  • Jun 12th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: No time for maps in this rush to a referendum

Made-up electoral systems pushed out for Green Party deadline

Every parent fears the late night knock of a cop

The RCMP doesn’t drive to your house at 1:30 a.m. and take off its hat to tell you you’ve won the 6/49

COLUMN: Libraries are summer’s best friend

No matter what your summer plans, the George Mackie Library has you covered

  • Jun 9th, 2018

ZYTARUK: For those about to snore…

Did you know that if you google ‘snoring’ you’ll get about 77,400,000 hits?

OUR VIEW: Surrey peacock chaos for the birds

Relocate peacocks before things get even more out of control

  • Jun 7th, 2018

OPINION: Trudeau’s media snub in the Fraser Valley

Shouldn’t the PM be obliged to speak to members of a community he visits, at least via the media?

ZYTARUK: Keeping homicide victims’ names from public a disturbing trend

Not revealing the identities of homicide victims is bad public policy, and here’s why

EDITORIAL: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Justin Trudeau left himself no choice on pipeline

Federal Liberals undermined National Energy Board, then realized the cost

OPINION: On helmets and helicopter parenting

How the “what-ifs’ and close calls can drive people with kids crazy