Editorials

OUR VIEW: Sometimes your voice matters, other times not so much

Change of heart, where vox populi – the voice of the people – is concerned?

  • Feb 8th, 2018

OUR VIEW: More help on way for Surrey’s addicted and homeless

Surrey’s death toll from drug overdosing in 2017 was 174 people, second only to Vancouver’s 348 deaths

  • Feb 5th, 2018

OUR VIEW: ICBC “dumpster fire” needs to be doused

Maybe it’s high time to say “Dasvidaniya” to ICBC’s monopoly

  • Jan 29th, 2018
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Royal Canadian Family Circus in Surrey
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OUR VIEW: More brains the better when it comes to reducing poverty in Surrey

A community meeting for B.C.’s first poverty reduction strategy is scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 1

  • Jan 26th, 2018

OUR VIEW: Let’s hope they stall road pricing

Don’t inflict yet another fee on already financially burdened ratepayers

  • Jan 18th, 2018

OUR VIEW: Surrey’s growing pains keep nagging neighbours

Environmental and land development issues could be big factor in Surrey civic election

  • Jan 17th, 2018

OUR VIEW: Passion of Surrey protesters should be celebrated

Agree with them or not, this kind of civic passion is not commonly mustered. It’s healthy. It’s important. It’s needed.

  • Jan 10th, 2018

Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining

Sportsmanship is also a skill that needs practice after Lias Andersson threw his silver medal into the crowd

  • Jan 8th, 2018

OUR VIEW: Fentanyl peddlers need to go to jail

In Surrey alone 117 people died of fentanyl-related drug overdoses in 2017

  • Jan 4th, 2018

OUR VIEW: This year, resolve to keep trying – no matter what

We likely won’t follow through, yet we make resolutions anyway, hoping to shape a better life

  • Jan 2nd, 2018

OUR VIEW: Drinking and driving would be tragic way to end 2017

You have the power in you to not be the driver responsible for another roadside monument

  • Dec 28th, 2017

OUR VIEW: This Christmas, spread warmth and cheer around Surrey

No matter what your religion – or lack thereof – get out there and share some love

  • Dec 23rd, 2017

OUR VIEW: Get real on the road, Surrey

Road safety is everyone’s responsibility

  • Dec 22nd, 2017

OUR VIEW: Let’s celebrate Surrey’s medical triumphs

Surrey a scene of important medical breakthroughs and cutting-edge medical advancements

  • Dec 14th, 2017

OUR VIEW: Vulnerable renters get a needed break

NDP moves should lift a lot of worry, stress from people trying to make ends meet

  • Dec 13th, 2017

OUR VIEW: Simple changes can curtail pedestrian crashes in Surrey

Regardless of blame, one thing’s for certain – there are way too many accidents involving pedestrians

  • Dec 7th, 2017

EDITORIAL: A byelection to watch in South Surrey-White Rock

Race for federal seat promises to go right down to the wire

  • Nov 22nd, 2017

OUR VIEW: New child care spaces a baby step for Surrey

Funding means 295 new licensed childcare spots for families but that’s just a drop in bucket

  • Dec 5th, 2017

OUR VIEW: Surrey’s mystery 135A Street donor is A-okay

Someone with a giant heart anonymously donated hundreds of blankets to help Surrey’s homeless stay warm

OUR VIEW: Surrey’s persistent Knights teach us to never quit

Team shouldered an 89-game losing streak but they didn’t give up, and that’s what it’s all about

  • Nov 28th, 2017