Opinion

‘It suggests to me that there are people still around who would no doubt burn books’

The article that appeared in The Progress on April 12 (page 1,…

  • Apr 18, 2019

LETTER: Chilliwack is becoming the city of billboards

A tongue-in-cheek letter about a reader’s view on advertising signage in the community

  • Apr 18, 2019

LETTER: Tom Fletcher didn’t let facts get in the way of climate change rant

‘Teachers prepare our children to participate in society’

  • Apr 18, 2019

OPINION: When observation affects what is observed

I’m aware that covering criminal court proceedings can impact lives and sometimes the proceedings too

COLUMN: On National Day of Action, expert says overdose crisis is not about pain

There were 1,486 illicit drug overdose deaths last year in British Columbia

LETTER: B.C.’s speculation tax is a wealth tax when it comes to second properties

Ingrid Rice is a cartoonist who lives in North Vancouver

  • Apr 15, 2019
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Uncovering pieces of the past in Downtown Chilliwack
TEDx Chilliwack - Steven Point performs his original song 'British Columbia'
Tattoo day for Chris Reilly at Chilliwack secondary school
Ribbon Cutting for new Supportive Homes

B.C. VIEWS: Community care workers next on NDP’s union checklist

Premier John Horgan blusters, deflects, then spills the beans

Should I say ‘disabled person’ or ‘person with a disability’??

Disability is a sensitive topic, and fear of saying the wrong thing stops some from saying anything at all

OPINION: BC NDP has ‘change of heart’ on LNG

Shuswap MLA Greg Kyllo stunned by turnaround on issue by B.C. government

COLUMN: Chilliwack’s growing pains need to be addressed

Positive growth is happening all over the city but can we keep up with services?

B.C. VIEWS: David Suzuki has become the Don Cherry of TV science

Campaign against B.C. natural gas followed Alberta oil attack

B.C. VIEWS: Hippie pseudoscience leaks into our NDP government

Energy minister clings to urban myths about gas drilling

LETTERS: Nurses union president calls Chilliwack ER wait times ‘unacceptable’

Says health authorities must actively address safe staffing levels for nurses

  • Apr 4, 2019

LETTER: Chilliwack trustee shouldn’t concern himself with bra straps

‘Luckily there are fewer and fewer of these dinosaurs in positions of power’

  • Apr 3, 2019

COLUMN: Getting a handle on B.C.’s export economy

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

  • Apr 3, 2019

LETTERS: Student demand to stop carbon fuel use can’t be achieved

Nuclear power is the only technology that would do it quickly

  • Apr 2, 2019

LETTER: Tired of paying more for gas in Chilliwack

Five cents a litre more than Delta

  • Apr 2, 2019

LETTER: Is city hall breaking its own laws with homeless shelter?

Letter write does not like the Portal on Yale Road and Williams

  • Apr 2, 2019

LETTER: Spring is here, rejoice

Reader reminds us all that despite a cold winter and problems in the world, spring is here to enjoy

  • Apr 2, 2019

COLUMN: Changes in the ER wait room may be causing more grief than good

Staff “grimaced, muttered, rolled their eyes and faked smiles as they negotiated the choke point”