Opinion

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

OPINION: Stuck in between kill ‘em all and save ‘em all

Feeling both frustration and empathy, outrage and understanding

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
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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

OPINION: A first-time voter’s view of the voting booth

18-year-old Jasmine Starchuk will vote for the first time

  • Oct 8, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Massey crossing a bridge too far for NDP

Premier John Horgan focused on high-speed train to Seattle

COLUMN: And now the bad news about B.C.’s economy

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

  • Oct 3, 2019

OPINION: Orange Shirt Day should trigger a conversation

Talking about the legacy of residential schools is important

B.C. VIEWS: Rural B.C. takes another hit from the NDP

Province showing clear signs it’s heading for deficits

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

COLUMN: Environmental stewardship essential for Fraser River productivity

Jeff Scott chairs the Fraser River Industrial Association and is president of Fraser Surrey Docks

  • Sep 23, 2019

LETTER: Chilliwack-Kent MLA does not want prayer in the Legislature eliminated

Laurie Throness willing to amend practice to be called “prayers or reflections” to be more inclusive

  • Sep 22, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: School officials join fact-challenged ‘climate strike’

Students, public get distorted picture of greenhouse gases

OPINION: Steps taken in right direct, still a long way to go for gender equality

A column from Minerva BC CEO Tina Strehlke

  • Sep 22, 2019

COLUMN: A mix of good and bad news about B.C.’s economy

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

  • Sep 20, 2019

LETTER: Sources in cannabis cultivation story could be better balanced

A reader responds to part of Black Press Media’s special series on cannabis agriculture in B.C.

  • Sep 19, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Cutting wood waste produces some bleeding

Value-added industry slowly grows as big sawmills close

OPINION: A brief look at the present and past of Chilliwack federal elections

For those who are new to town, or just haven’t been paying attention

LETTER: Running a pipeline through an aquifer is stupid

We should lobby to move the route away from water source

  • Sep 13, 2019

LETTER: Edmonton study shows rainbow crosswalks do not decrease safety

The real issue is hate and intolerance

  • Sep 13, 2019

LETTER: Stop making Chilliwack sound mean

Council made a good decision not allowing rainbow crosswalk

  • Sep 13, 2019