Opinion

The Editor’s Desk: Interesting times indeed

If you like political chaos, it’s a great time to be alive

Charter protection needed for rural Canadians

Writer on ICBC “relief” for rural rates, and says lack of protection means subsidizing urban voters.

  • Feb 20, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Power politics wins over rational energy policy

B.C Hydro continues to face interference on rates

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Family mourns loved ones killed in Sri Lanka blasts
Rendering shows Notre Dame damage
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Easter blasts kill at least 207 in Sri Lanka

Letters to the Editor

Readers write about local councils, and to give thanks for dementia awareness

  • Feb 12, 2019

The Editor’s Desk: You should’ve asked

A comic about what a French author calls the ‘mental load’ strikes a chord

Donations to charity are falling across the country

It’s a worrying trend that could have grave consequences.

  • Feb 12, 2019

LETTER: Fletcher forgets B.C. Liberals’ ‘weasel party’ at legislature

Salary escalation occurred under Gordon Campbell’s watch

  • Feb 12, 2019

LETTER: Western Forest Products remains focused on B.C. employment

$350 million invested on B.C. coast in last six years, CEO says

  • Feb 11, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Time to listen to the doctors and legalize opioid drugs

Answer is the same as marijuana, get the criminal gangs out

Letters to the Editor

Readers write about council matters, and there’s a thank you to the Health Care Auxiliary

  • Feb 5, 2019

The Editor’s Desk: Technology is a double-edged sword

Technology can do wonders, but we have to be careful how we use it (and what we believe)

B.C. VIEWS: NDP government resumes taxing, spending to battle poverty

Legislature scandal, speculation tax distract from NDP agenda

The Editor’s Desk: Weird winter weather

Is it ususal to have this little snow in January? In a word: no.

Victoria Report

Fraser-Nicola MLA Jackie Tegart warns that there could be challenges ahead for farmers and ranchers

  • Jan 30, 2019

COLUMN: How you can get the government’s confidential stuff

The Abbotsford News’ handy guide to asking public bodies for their interesting information

POLL: Have you ever had a flu shot

Question of the week for Jan, 27

  • Jan 27, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Speaker Darryl Plecas splits legislature looting spree open

Long road to accountability began with MLA disclosures

LETTER: Seniors home care, day programs expanding, Adrian Dix says

B.C. health minister responds to latest Seniors Advocate report

  • Jan 23, 2019

Letters to the Editor

A reader writes about grant opportunities

  • Jan 22, 2019

The Editor’s Desk: Shuttering the shopfronts

More and more brick and mortar retailers are falling victim to online shopping. Is there a solution?