Editorials

Winners and losers

Federal election leaves the win column fairly empty

Editorial: Vote wisely, but vote

There are no backsies when it comes to voting

  • Oct 17, 2019

EDITORIAL: You’re there to vote, not selfie

In fact, taking a selfie while you’re voting is illegal under the Canada Elections Act

  • Oct 11, 2019

EDITORIAL: Role of the newspaper still important

The spread of fake news by sources that aren’t credible makes it hard to believe everything you read

  • Oct 8, 2019

EDITORIAL: Electoral reform could have made things less inevitable

We know who is likely to win in Chilliwack-Hope but it didn’t have to be this way

  • Sep 25, 2019

EDITORIAL: Strahl’s in for Chilliwack-Hope but no Liberal so far

Election fewer than 90 days away but perennial second-place party still has no candidate

  • Jul 23, 2019
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Remembrance Day 2019
Find Me My Furever Home - Charlie at the Chilliwack SPCA
Black bears prowl Hope neighbourhood
The Fraser Valley Tech Forum embraces innovation

EDITORIAL: Keeping the fun in youth sports

Worldwide drop in enrolment in sports is the fault of adult behaviour

  • Apr 25, 2019

Don’t be afraid to share pictures of your children

I would argue sharing photos of children does more good than harm for them and the community

EDITORIAL: To those with extreme views, tell us what you really think

Chilliwack school board trustee Darrell Furgason’s comments on dress code are what’s inappropriate

  • Mar 15, 2019

EDITORIAL: Big shoes to fill with editor’s retirement

As Greg Knill leaves the building he’s a finalist for not one but two Ma Murray journalism awards

  • Mar 8, 2019

Chilliwack trustees knew what they were in for when they ran

Feel like Chilliwack school trustees are underpaid? Do the research and make a recommendation for the next board.

Chilliwack school trustees must keep eye on what really matters

Chilliwack school district needs to build on its success improving student achievement

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

Chilliwack puts more boots on the ground

Proposed tax increase will help pay for additional police resources

Housing Hub looks at the long term in Chilliwack

Stable funding is necessary so Chilliwack’s Housing Hub program can continue

Chilliwack students losing the space race

Nearly 1,000 Chilliwack students will be housed in portable classrooms this winter

Accidental victims

What happens when the authorities think you’re homeless and you’re not?

Chilliwack’s next four years

Enthusiasim was high in the recent municipal election. Let’s keep the participation going

Discord and fear: We reap what we sow

Should we really be surprised where we’re going?

Opinion: Value for our money

Professional development plays an important role in the growth of an elected official. But it shouldn’t be a blank cheque.