Opinion

Let’s keep talking mental health issues

Campaign aims to bring issues out of the dark

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

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

The forests we have left are critical to the environment

Fifty years ago, we selectively logged the larger trees and took care…

  • Jan 30, 2019
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Discovery Passage Aquarium opens for the season
Carihi Pride flag raising
Tourism Kick-Off Day in Campbell River

DAVE’S DIGS: As the ranks of billionaires grow, why go after poor migrants?

Legitimate critics of migrant policy must address the problem of xenophobia among their supporters

OUR VIEW: Annual Art Gallery Members’ Show a treat not to be missed

If there’s one thing around town that you should go see it…

  • Jan 28, 2019

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

Long road to accountability began with MLA disclosures

Telegraph Cove Resort owners Marilyn and Gordie Graham issue statement on whale watching company switch

“We approached the Prince of Whales company and a long-term agreement was made.”

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

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

  • Jan 23, 2019

OUR VIEW: Need to look at more than just emergency Malahat bypass

Anyone who’s lived north of the Malahat for any length of time…

  • Jan 23, 2019

EDITORIAL: Gillette ad challenges men

Recently, Gillette changed their logo and put out a two-minute ad, all…

Is Environment Canada a little too quick to issue wind warnings?

Weather is news, there’s no doubt about that but lately you have…

Is Environment Canada a little too quick to issue wind warnings?

Weather is news, there’s no doubt about that but lately you have…

COLUMN: Four questions on the B.C. economy in 2019

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Jan 20, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Fact-checking the NDP’s speculation tax on empty homes

Negative-option billing is still legal for governments

Trees are more vital than ever

I was delighted to read the article on Dec. 14, 2018, “Urban…

  • Jan 16, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Tracking propaganda around B.C.’s latest pipeline protest

‘Military invasion’ claims fly around the world in seconds

Offers of help poured in from Campbell Riverites as I waited by my disabled vehicle

We experienced our first snowfall of this year on Jan. 8. Around…

  • Jan 11, 2019

LETTER: Andrew Wilkinson says B.C. minister’s pipeline protest visit a bridge too far

Premier John Horgan should remove Doug Donaldson from cabinet, opposition leader says

  • Jan 10, 2019

Assessment hike does not equal tax increase

Every January, when BC Assessment Authority sends out its annual assessments, many…