Editorials

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

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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

OUR VIEW: Candidates deserve our respect

Remember political candidates are people, too

  • Jul 19, 2018

OUR VIEW: Clean up your act, Surrey MP

Liberal MP Randeep Sarai’s BBQ left a mess in Holland Park. He has since removed it

  • Jul 17, 2018

OUR VIEW: Surrey’s fire hydrant plan is a smart move

What it means is an estimated 2,650 new parking spaces in the City of Surrey

  • Jul 10, 2018

OUR VIEW: Beware of heavy spending, Surrey electors

It’s a dark horse in this election campaign, as far as issues go

  • Jul 5, 2018

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

Five people were gunned down in the Capital Gazette newsroom

OUR VIEW: Let’s stop glorifying gangsters

Parents must take seriously responsibility to monitor what their children watch, listen to and do

  • Jun 28, 2018

OUR VIEW: Applause earned for Surrey strip cleanup, but too early to claim victory

City of Surrey must ensure a new tent city doesn’t re-emerge on 135A, or form elsewhere in the city

  • Jun 26, 2018

Editorial: What’s all the fuss about pot?

Don’t worry, be happy about pot legalization

  • Jun 26, 2018

OUR VIEW: Help meet Canada’s critical demand by donating blood

More than 23,000 donors are urgently needed across the nation by July 2

  • Jun 22, 2018

EDITORIAL: All children created equal

There are still some who justify President Donald Trump’s treatment of migrant children

  • Jun 19, 2018

OUR VIEW: Hiring more police officers is not a panacea

Will having more police arrest the occurrence of gang violence in Surrey? Very unlikely

  • Jun 19, 2018

OUR VIEW: To make Surrey safer from gang violence, we all must play our part

We can’t simply look to our politicians for a be-all, end-all solution

  • Jun 15, 2018

OUR VIEW: SafePoint injection site is saving lives in Surrey

Despite your personal take on controversial site, it’s hard to argue with results

  • Jun 12, 2018

OUR VIEW: Surrey peacock chaos for the birds

Relocate peacocks before things get even more out of control

  • Jun 7, 2018

EDITORIAL: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6, 2018

OUR VIEW: All Surrey students should hear powerful gang talk

Surrey RCMP’s new Shattering the Image strategy is brilliant — and we want more

  • Jun 1, 2018