Editorials

Cost of carelessness

Cost of carelessness

Given the warnings, evidence and restrictions, there is no excuse for a ‘human caused’ fire right now.

Cost of carelessness
Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’
Heavy lifting ahead for BC Liberals

Heavy lifting ahead for BC Liberals

As the BC Liberals move into the unfamiliar confines of opposition, they’ll have to choose who best will lead them

Heavy lifting ahead for BC Liberals
(Marianne Rumbal took this photo on Friday of the Ashcroft Reserve fire.)

SIMPSON: Canadians rally for wildfire victims

It’s encouraging to see the province – and nation – come together for the thousands affected

(Marianne Rumbal took this photo on Friday of the Ashcroft Reserve fire.)
Be fire aware

Be fire aware

Fire crews racing to contain a forest fire on the east side…

Be fire aware
Liberal gamesmanship carries risks

Liberal gamesmanship carries risks

The BC Liberal Party could find itself alienating the support that has kept it in power for 16 years.

Liberal gamesmanship carries risks
Chilliwack’s capital wish list

Chilliwack’s capital wish list

The Chilliwack school district is looking for nearly $80 million over the…

Chilliwack’s capital wish list
Some of the garbage left behind on the docks at Main Beach at Cultus Lake after the Victoria Day long weekend. (Sadaf Baradar)

Season of trash and thoughtlessness returns to Chilliwack

Like the swallows of Capistrano, they return every year. Only there is…

Some of the garbage left behind on the docks at Main Beach at Cultus Lake after the Victoria Day long weekend. (Sadaf Baradar)
Awash in opioids

Awash in opioids

The impact of the opioid crises can be seen with disturbing clarity…

Awash in opioids
Obey the signs and save a life

Obey the signs and save a life

One of the more disturbing sights on Chilliwack roads is watching motorists…

Obey the signs and save a life
The search for common ground

The search for common ground

Chilliwack voters woke up to something they haven’t seen in more than…

The search for common ground
Don’t toss out Chilliwack’s new garbage and recycling plan

Don’t toss out Chilliwack’s new garbage and recycling plan

To say the city’s roll-out of its new compost and recycling program…

Don’t toss out Chilliwack’s new garbage and recycling plan
Molson highlights Chilliwack’s untapped potential

Molson highlights Chilliwack’s untapped potential

If there seemed a giddy excitement from local officials at the ground…

Molson highlights Chilliwack’s untapped potential
Chilliwack is moving toward becoming a cyclist and pedestrian friendly city. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

Chilliwack in the process of changing to become more cycle friendly

There have been incremental steps and an overall push toward encouraging people to ride their bikes

  • Apr 21, 2017
Chilliwack is moving toward becoming a cyclist and pedestrian friendly city. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)
Chilliwack is moving toward becoming a cyclist and pedestrian friendly city. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

Chilliwack in the process of changing to become more cycle friendly

There have been incremental steps and an overall push toward encouraging people to ride their bikes

  • Apr 20, 2017
Chilliwack is moving toward becoming a cyclist and pedestrian friendly city. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)
Nearly five decades after its creation, is Earth Day still relevant? (Summerland Review file photo)

Is Earth Day still necessary?

We should recognize how far we’ve come but also that environmental progress is the only path

  • Apr 19, 2017
Nearly five decades after its creation, is Earth Day still relevant? (Summerland Review file photo)
The importance of an informed choice

The importance of an informed choice

The preliminaries are over. The jousting has ended. Now the real campaign…

The importance of an informed choice
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