Opinion

POLL: Should City Hall be spending what could be as much as $250,000 on upgrades?

What do you think about work planned for four-year-old, $128M building in Whalley?

  • May 17th, 2018

COLUMN: Building a coastal refinery in B.C. is just ‘common sense’

Coastal refineries would also protect our oceans, writes Black Press chairman David Black

  • May 14th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: New climate targets to miss

B.C. has new greenhouse gas target, still no plan to reach it

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Khanvict reveals new song in Surrey studio
Sleepy Gonzales band rehearses for contest-winning gig at Fusion Festival
Free summer concerts at Surrey Civic Plaza
Dragons win basketball championship on Surrey court

Roses and Rotten Tomatoes (May 11, 2018)

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  • May 11th, 2018

ZYTARUK: My broken car sent me down memory lane

To make lemonade out of this lemon of a day, there are some things I’d like to share

  • May 11th, 2018

EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature

Private members bill would eliminate $61-a-day per diem for local MLAs in Greater Victoria

  • May 10th, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices

Higher gas prices are said to drive us to take public transit. Are we there yet?

  • May 10th, 2018

LETTER: Old-style politics is easier to cover

B.C.’s current party system offers more conflict, fewer solutions

COLUMN: Sense of community found after fire

Peace Arch News reporter explains aftermath of fire that displaced seven, including himself

B.C. VIEWS: Waiting for a secret referendum

John Horgan admits the fix is in on proportional representation

Before his death, Surrey’s Keven Drews learned real meaning of life

Even while preparing for the inevitable end, something inside Keven Drews didn’t let him stop living

Roses and Rotten Tomatoes (May 4, 2018)

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  • May 4th, 2018

SIMPSON: Peacock problems dragged on far too long in Surrey

Homeowner was wrong to cut down tree but his frustration is symptomatic of city’s inaction

  • May 3rd, 2018

OUR VIEW: Find a fix and make gas cheaper

We’re already ICBC’d, BC Hydro’d, Fortis’d, TransLink’d, fee-d and taxed to the point of tears.

  • May 3rd, 2018

Complacency is never the right response

Opioid drug use might be more common, but we should never let the tragedy of addiction become commonplace.

B.C. Grade 8 student pens letter to premier on residential schools

Terrace teen writes current school curriculum underplays past violations of basic human rights

  • May 2nd, 2018

OUR VIEW: Funny how that happens

Phase one of Surrey’s light rail transit project now $1.65 billion. In 2015, it was $1.25 billion

  • May 1st, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: How to salvage a pipeline project

Indigenous partnerships may be an antidote to ‘red washing’

Roses and Rotten Tomatoes (April 27, 2018)

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  • Apr 27th, 2018

OUR VIEW: Surrey’s Vaisakhi cleanup puts Vancouver’s pot partiers to shame

Half a million people attend parade in Surrey and in its wake, things are cleaned up within 10 hours

  • Apr 24th, 2018