Editorials

EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices

Higher gas prices are said to drive us to take public transit. Are we there yet?

  • May 10th, 2018

EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature

Private members bill would eliminate $61-a-day per diem for local MLAs in Greater Victoria

  • May 10th, 2018

EDITORIAL: Speaking out for sexual identities

Both sides of SOGI debate for B.C. schools show signs of bravery, but not all are heroic

  • Apr 24th, 2018

OUR VIEW: Vaisakhi cleanup puts pot partiers to shame

Half a million people attend parade in Surrey and in its wake, things are cleaned up within 10 hours

  • Apr 24th, 2018

Reality of secondary suites

Secondary suites aren’t going away, so it’s appropriate that the City of Chilliwack is looking at ways to manage them.

Humboldt tragedy cuts to the core

So many dreams died on that bus; so many more irreparably altered.

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Chilliwack wins 2018 RBC Cup at home
Local skipper publishes book about Canada's Arctic
Mother of missing Victoria man pleads for information
Chilliwack mother gives the gift of family to man from Spain

Can’t we just lighten up?

We shouldn’t be afraid to give our city a little personality

The right thing to do

New supportive housing project in Chilliwack another step in the right direction.

Leaving it to chance

What’s missing in the announced closure of the CHANCE alternative progam in Chilliwack is word on a clear plan for the future.

EDITORIAL: Fight bullying every day

Pink Shirt Day is Feb. 28

  • Feb 25th, 2018

Stop the ICBC bleeding

There’s more than enough blame to go around.

Driven to distraction

The Chilliwack school district must move beyond the distraction created a trustee’s anti-SOGI stand

Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining

Sportsmanship is also a skill that needs practice after Lias Andersson threw his silver medal into the crowd

  • Jan 8th, 2018

Can we do better?

How would you like to see Chilliwack snow removal strategy change next year?

City capital plan lets us look into the future

The City of Chilliwack plans to spend millions of your dollars over the next decade. Do you want to know how?

Heavy security is the new norm

Road blocks and semiautomatic weapons signal change at Remembrance Day services

First and Hazel deserves a closer look

Neighbours argue the intersection is prone to crashes

Editorial: Like it or not, densification is coming

But as infill comes to each Chilliwack neighbourhood consultation is key

  • Sep 27th, 2017

Editorial: You can’t stuff the digital genie back in the bottle

School board ban on social media is the wrong approach

  • Sep 13th, 2017

Police gain well-earned applause

Recent police raids in Chilliwack are taking potentially lethal drugs and weapons off our streets