Editorials

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

Study shows increasing smartphones getting more of our attention

  • Aug 1, 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 25, 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 20, 2017
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EDITORIAL: The weight of justice delayed

Years-long wait takes toll

  • Jul 20, 2017

OUR VIEW: Wearing lifejackets saves lives

July 1 to 9 marks National Fishing Week in Canada

  • Jul 12, 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 6, 2017

EDITORIAL: Reaffirming our Canadian identity

A historic reminder of what it means to be Canadian

  • Jun 29, 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 29, 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 18, 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 8, 2017

OUR VIEW: B.C. is awash in opioids while panels search for solutions

The impact of the opioid crisis can be seen with disturbing clarity…

  • May 23, 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 17, 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 8, 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 5, 2017

OUR VIEW: Horgan’s hospital promise for Surrey is anemic when it comes to details

While short on specifics in its recent announcement in Surrey, at least the NDP is raising the issue. Indeed, Surrey does need another hospital.

  • May 3, 2017

Just vote

With less than a week to go before B.C. residents head to…

  • May 3, 2017

OUR VIEW: Surrey’s politicians must make housing crisis a priority

A family on the verge of homelessness shouldn’t need to call the media before they get the help they so desperately need.

  • Apr 27, 2017

OUR VIEW: Be wise, Surrey voters, and stay dry

Pay attention during this election, and don’t forget to use your common-sense umbrellas