Editorials

OUR VIEW: Nearly 70 per cent of Surrey’s eligible voters didn’t care

A 32.5 per cent voting turnout is not Surrey at its finest. It’s a flunk grade. Dunce cap stuff

  • Oct 26, 2018

OUR VIEW: Build bridges over Surrey election divides

Surrey voters have set the course for at least the next four years. It is what it is

  • Oct 23, 2018

OUR VIEW: Don’t be accurs’d, Surrey – get out and vote!

Alas, the shame you will feel, for shirking your civic duty, for letting others carry your weight

  • Oct 20, 2018
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OUR VIEW: Don’t be accurs’d, Surrey – get out and vote!

Alas, the shame you will feel, for shirking your civic duty, for letting others carry your weight

  • Oct 18, 2018

OUR VIEW: Cannabis may be legal but we still need to be sensible

Think of pot as being like a cigarette or beer, with the rules and etiquette that go along with both

  • Oct 17, 2018

OUR VIEW: Keep each other safe on roads

Pedestrians, motorists be ‘extra mindful’ of one another on the road

OUR VIEW: Make gratitude a habit

As complaining becomes habitual, so does giving thanks

  • Oct 9, 2018

OUR VIEW: Surrey voters want results not rhetoric from their candidates

Positions beyond any mayor’s scope are creeping into local election platforms

  • Oct 5, 2018

OUR VIEW: Fraud answers must come quickly

Will the voting public harbour doubts about the outcome of the election?

  • Oct 2, 2018

EDITORIAL: Prejudice, mixed signals mar colours of White Rock rainbow

Political correctness has diluted message of rainbow crosswalk

OUR VIEW: Trust is clearly lacking

Surrey residents need a set of good listeners in whom they can trust

  • Sep 27, 2018

OUR VIEW: LRT offers Surrey’s next council a lesson on listening

Regardless of LRT’s future, this council certainly won’t be remembered for having finger on city’s pulse

  • Sep 19, 2018

OUR VIEW: Political ideas are fair game

That doesn’t stop campaigners from getting hot under the collar when a rival lifts one of their ideas

  • Sep 14, 2018

OUR VIEW: Some positivity as Surrey goes back to school

Despite big challenges, Surrey has much to be grateful for as students return to class

  • Sep 6, 2018

DeMeer: Cats and dogs are reigning – and it’s wrong

Princeton editor Andra DeMeer tackles the issue placing pets over people

OUR VIEW: Young baseball players make Surrey proud

Whalley, Surrey-Canadian and Cloverdale teams showing baseball world what Surrey is all about

  • Aug 8, 2018

EDITORIAL: A praiseworthy first effort for city-run Sea Fest

Kudos deserved for the 2018 edition of the White Rock Sea Festival

  • Aug 8, 2018

OUR VIEW: Dog’s death a reminder to leash pets

Owners should keep canine pals leashed when venturing on trails, particularly near railway tracks.

  • Aug 2, 2018

EDITORIAL: Vandalism shows need for rainbow crosswalk

Hateful graffiti shows Salmon Arm’s need for a symbol of inclusion

OUR VIEW: Surrey’s crime stats give food for thought

While the numbers don’t exactly warrant breaking out champagne, they are headed in right direction

  • Jul 26, 2018