Opinion

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

B.C. unions, protesters move up

John Horgan government pleases labour, environmentalists

LETTER: White Rock should consider returning to the folds of a progressive Surrey

I believe White Rock’s 60-year ‘experiment’ at independence has run its course.

  • Jul 21st, 2017

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

Roses and Rotten Tomatoes (July 21, 2017)

Our weekly collection of compliments and complaints sent in by readers.

  • Jul 20th, 2017

EDITORIAL: The weight of justice delayed

Years-long wait takes toll

  • Jul 20th, 2017
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Surrey training more volunteers to help fire evacuees
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Mama peacock lays four eggs on Surrey doorstep
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FVDED in the Park brought the noise to Surrey
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BC Ferries donates chairlift to help Surrey family
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Hype doesn’t help forest fire efforts

Andrew Weaver’s climate change claim doesn’t match reality

LETTER: Aging Pattullo Bridge urgently needs to be replaced

As TransLink CEO, I can tell you our replacement bridge has been designed – and it’s ready to go.

  • Jul 19th, 2017

LETTER: Cloverdale couple earns kudos for cleanup

Normally, I send in negative comments on how filthy Cloverdale Athletics Park is left after an event or weekend – but today is different.

  • Jul 19th, 2017

Hype doesn’t help forest fire efforts

Andrew Weaver’s climate change claim doesn’t match reality

HISTORY: A look back at the Surrey Drive-In

Summer tradition lives on in pop-up movie nights, Aldergrove drive-in

  • Jul 14th, 2017

Roses and Rotten Tomatoes (July 14, 2017)

Our weekly collection of compliments and complaints sent in by readers.

  • Jul 13th, 2017

Wildfire reflections: A time for no ifs, and or butts

How do people not understand the dangers they pose to themselves and others?

ZYTARUK: You want goofy? You’ve got goofy…

WARNING: Contains no graphic or upsetting news, but might make you scratch your head a bit

LETTERS: Sybil’s tree campaign in Surrey is admirable

Keep up the good work, Sybil. It’s pretty hard to beat city hall.

  • Jul 12th, 2017

LETTER: After years of gang shootings, now Surrey mayor is furious? Please.

Common sense tells me Linda Hepner is not capable of dealing with the city’s gang violence.

  • Jul 12th, 2017

SIMPSON: Canadians rally for wildfire victims

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

OUR VIEW: Wearing lifejackets saves lives

July 1 to 9 marks National Fishing Week in Canada

  • Jul 12th, 2017

The conquest of rural B.C.

Urban environmentalists have occupied the NDP