Opinion

LETTER: Prof pitches mix of FPTP and proportional representation

The referendum question was confusing and not what was promised.

  • Jan 31, 2019

LETTER: LNG needs to stay in the ground

A scientist challenges Black Press Media’s Tom Fletcher over green plans.

  • Jan 30, 2019

COLUMN: How you can get the government’s confidential stuff

The Abbotsford News’ handy guide to asking public bodies for their interesting information

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McGregor Says: Hockey never really gets old

Columnist Jim McGregor share some fond and not so pleasant memories of hockey – in his day.

  • Jan 29, 2019

LETTER: North Langley now treated to low flying RCMP helicopter flights

A retired commercial pilot has some concerns about RCMP helicopter training.

  • Jan 29, 2019

LETTER: Business group calls for one in-one out municipal policy to cut red tape

Municipal governments should follow the example of the federal and provincial governments.

  • Jan 29, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Speaker Darryl Plecas splits legislature looting spree open

Long road to accountability began with MLA disclosures

LETTER: Langley letter writer sides with nurse in dog/hospital dispute

Certified service and therapy dogs have credentials and insurance.

  • Jan 24, 2019

LETTER: Kwantlen artist thanks the community

Kwantlen artist Brandon Gabriel talks about improving the community through art.

Times View: Saving is a start when prepping for a recession

Whether a recession is coming or not, being financially prepared is a partial solution.

  • Jan 23, 2019

LETTER: Seniors home care, day programs expanding, Adrian Dix says

B.C. health minister responds to latest Seniors Advocate report

  • Jan 23, 2019

LETTER: Langley man laying down pipeline benefits

The Canadian economy is suffering because the TransMountain pipeline hasn’t been twinned.

  • Jan 22, 2019

LETTER: Roadside cleanups not necessary if Langley would stop littering

Walks in her neighbourhood are ruined by litter for one local resident.

  • Jan 22, 2019

COLUMN: Four questions on the B.C. economy in 2019

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

  • Jan 20, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Fact-checking the NDP’s speculation tax on empty homes

Negative-option billing is still legal for governments

LETTER: Area letter writer puts Trump government shutdown in perspective

A Maple Ridge letter writer is critical of Hillary Clinton’s comments about the shutdown.

  • Jan 18, 2019

LETTER: Langley man believes immigrants get too many taxpayer resources

A letter writer says seniors, veterans and others deserve funds before newcomers.

  • Jan 18, 2019

LETTER: Langley/Surrey shortchanged on transit for Vancouver

Funding to get SkyTrain to Langley City could come from not undergrounding Vancouver’s extension.

  • Jan 17, 2019

FRANKLY SPEAKING: Homeless given life-changing gift

In this month’s column, retired editor Frank Bucholtz lauds efforts to house those without shelter.

  • Jan 17, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Tracking propaganda around B.C.’s latest pipeline protest

‘Military invasion’ claims fly around the world in seconds