Opinion

COLUMN: The call for full-scale economic reopening is an argument to cull the herd

If you believe the weak and elderly are expendable to save the economy, then please say so

LETTER: KSM mine underwent ‘comprehensive, transparent peer-reviewed environmental assessment’

Seabridge Gold’s KSM project did incorporate independent and peer-reviewed science

  • May 19, 2020

LETTER: Disgraced school trustee should resign immediately

‘Barry Neufeld has embarrassed both himself and the city of Chilliwack’

  • May 18, 2020
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LETTER: Criticism of Halq’emeylem school name is an example of systemic racism

Letter writer ‘being insensitive in a time of reconciliation’

  • May 18, 2020

LETTER: New Chilliwack school name takes political correctness too far

‘How one pronounces Stito:s La:lem Toti:lt will certainly be guesswork on my part’

  • May 15, 2020

LETTER: ‘Diatribe’ blaming the government for COVID-19 is ‘outrageous’

‘It is better to stay silent rather then to say something and be thought a fool’

  • May 15, 2020

Our species to save: Use this time to learn more about Canada’s endangered animals

We share our country with about 80,000 known wild species, 800 of them are endangered

  • May 15, 2020

LETTER: Evening banging of pots and pans disrespectful to shift workers

‘How about just posting thank-you signs on your yards or windows?’

  • May 14, 2020

LETTER: DFO should investigate cement factory runoff into Fraser

‘There is a reason the Fraser River salmon fry are dying’

  • May 14, 2020

LETTER: Resident blames political leadership for the current pandemic

‘They have knowingly allowed this plague to enter the country’

  • May 13, 2020

EDITORIAL: Looking towards the other side of a pandemic

Hopefully we can salvage something – most – of our previous lives

  • May 13, 2020

COLUMN: Residents should explore B.C. to help tourism industry amid COVID-19

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

  • May 11, 2020

Opinion: Readers triggered by reference to assault-style rifle

It was a gun this time, but no topic seems totally benign when it comes to internet discussion

LETTER: Many seniors are not making ends meet

‘Seniors are a large majority in British Columbia, one of our greatest resources and most wasted’

  • May 9, 2020

COLUMN: Endless pallet fires are burning out volunteers on the Fraser River

Problem is these pallets are left stacked at the rear of businesses, ripe for the taking

COLUMN: Maybe decent internet should be a human right

Residents of Chilliwack neighbourhood decry terrible connectivity amid a global pandemic

EDITORIAL: Pandemic pressure for those vulnerable to depression, stress, anxiety

This week is Mental Health Week and it’s OK to say you’re not OK

  • May 6, 2020

LETTER: Is it time to bring back rationing books?

‘This, I believe would make it fair for everyone’

  • May 4, 2020

LETTER: Seniors being stiffed by government as subsidies flow to others

‘They say “We are all in this together” but it appears that seniors don’t count’

  • May 4, 2020