Editorials

EDITORIAL: Tread carefully with $15/hour promise

Province should measure impact of 50-cent hike in minimum wage before promising to jump to $15

  • Aug 17th, 2017

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

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

EDITORIAL: Don’t be duped by bogus bills

Pay attention to your bills. If you don’t, you might pay out more hard-earned money than you should

  • Aug 8th, 2017

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

OUR VIEW: Be smart, Surrey – don’t let your phone control you

Study shows increasing smartphones getting more of our attention

  • Aug 1st, 2017

OUR VIEW: Daunting task ahead for Surrey’s defenders of Hawthorne Park

Surrey residents’ campaign to protect Hawthorne Park from city council’s plan to run a road through it presents yet another case study in what democracy is all about.

  • Jul 25th, 2017
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Medals galore for Surrey teen para-swimmer at Canada Summer Games

     

    High above Surrey on city's newest, tallest building

       

      Young entrepreneur excitedly pitches her Lava Lips invention in Surrey

         

        Surrey training more volunteers to help fire evacuees

           

          OUR VIEW: Time to get harsh with careless and selfish fire starters

          The blatant disregard too many are showing must be met with more severe consequences. It’s very much a me-first attitude that plagues us.

          • Jul 20th, 2017

          EDITORIAL: The weight of justice delayed

          Years-long wait takes toll

          • Jul 20th, 2017

          OUR VIEW: Wearing lifejackets saves lives

          July 1 to 9 marks National Fishing Week in Canada

          • Jul 12th, 2017

          SIMPSON: Canadians rally for wildfire victims

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

          EDITORIAL: Too long a wait for safer travels

          For safety’s sake, changes should come quicker

          • Jul 6th, 2017

          EDITORIAL: Reaffirming our Canadian identity

          A historic reminder of what it means to be Canadian

          • Jun 29th, 2017

          OUR VIEW: Stalking coyote a symptom of fallen forests in Surrey

          With so much natural habitat lost to development in our city, increasing encounters with wildlife should come as no surprise.

          • Jun 29th, 2017

          Liberal gamesmanship carries risks

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

          Dad finally gets his day

          Sunday is Father’s Day

          • Jun 18th, 2017

          OUR VIEW: Supervised drug sites in Surrey must be kept on short leash

          It’s understandable that many are skeptical. With so much at stake, this project demands a vigilant eye.

          • Jun 8th, 2017

          OUR VIEW: With greater power comes greater scrutiny for BC Greens

          All eyes – left, right and otherwise – should be on the BC Green Party

          • May 17th, 2017

          OUR VIEW: Advance voting higher in Surrey ridings that elected Liberals in 2013

          All told 70,895 of the 353,652 eligible voters in Surrey, White Rock and North Delta saw fit to vote in advance this provincial election

          • May 8th, 2017

          OUR VIEW: No excuses – just get out there and vote

          We don’t care who you vote for – just make sure you have your voice heard.

          • May 5th, 2017