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The Editor’s Desk: The mosquito menace

All your questions about the bloodthirsty vampires answered.

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.

Let’s celebrate our seniors and their contributions

Don’t fear the ‘silver tsunami’; embrace everything our seniors do for us.

  • Jun 12th, 2018

The Editor’s Desk: It’s good to talk

The simple act of talking to someone else about stressful events can be a huge help.

Victoria Report: Action needed on flood and fire threats

Fraser-Nicola MLA Jackie Tegart looking for concrete measures from provincial government.

  • Jun 12th, 2018
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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: For those about to snore…

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

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

Made-up electoral systems pushed out for Green Party deadline

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

The Editor’s Desk: Listen up, sheeple

Signs that show an online discussion has gone off the rails.

OPINION: On helmets and helicopter parenting

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

The Editor’s Desk: Theories before facts

What caused the Elephant Hill wildfire? Who knows? But facts aren’t getting in the way of theories.

Victoria Report: Is B.C. open for business?

Fraser-Nicola MLA Jackie Tegart worries about the message government is sending out.

  • May 29th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Our poverty reduction plan is already in place

NDP has another promise it needs to appear to keep

COLUMN: Women’s breasts really aren’t that big a deal

A follow on some Princeton, B.C., students gained considerable exposure when they dropped their bras

The Editor’s Desk: The beautiful Terror

Think you don’t like horror? The haunting TV show The Terror might change your mind.

B.C. VIEWS: Making sense of climate policy

Flood and fire predictions have poor track record so far

The Editor’s Desk: Surviving the Cone Zone

There’s construction ahead on B.C.’s highways. Here’s how to survive it (more or less).