Editorials

EDITORIAL: British Columbia’s renters and landlords needed help yesterday

Too little too late from both federal and provincial governments

  • Apr 2, 2020

EDITORIAL: A speedy COVID-19 solution is the worst-case scenario

Doing what is needed means stretching this global pandemic out longer

OPINION: It’s not worth it to keep fighting the Trans Mountain Expansion Project

No opposition, no matter how entrenched, can prevent the project from moving forward

  • Feb 7, 2020

EDITORIAL: Storm event points to fragile infrastructure in some neighbourhoods

Many in Chilliwack and surrounding area can be stranded after heavy rain or wind

  • Feb 5, 2020

EDITORIAL: Winter driving requires preparation

Monday’s 15-hour road closure highlighted need for drivers to be ready for anything

  • Jan 8, 2020

Editorial: Cleaning up our act

We should have banned single-use plastics long ago

  • Jan 7, 2020
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The Virtualian Festival
Head-on collision on Chilliwack Mountain Road
Birthday parade rolls through Chilliwack
Chilliwack asked to make noise, applaud health care workers every night from front porches

Editorial: Taking lyrics to task

What are holiday songs really saying?

  • Dec 13, 2019

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

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