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Frank Bucholtz

AND FRANKLY: As many questions as candidates in Surrey municipal race

‘Best thing to do at this point is simply ask them’

  • Jul 28, 2022
Frank Bucholtz
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Roses and Rotten Tomatoes (July 28, 2022)

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  • Jul 28, 2022
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OUR VIEW: Be a Surrey blood donation ‘Long weekend hero’

You can book an appointment now on blood.ca, using the GiveBlood app or by calling 1-888-2-DONATE (1-888-236-6283)

  • Jul 27, 2022
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Surrey voters go to the polls on Oct. 15. (File photo)

LETTER: Ranked voting would be simple solution to vote-splitting in Surrey

Candidates should commit that in 2026, we will have fairer voting system than what we have now

  • Jul 21, 2022
Surrey voters go to the polls on Oct. 15. (File photo)
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Roses and Rotten Tomatoes (July 21, 2022)

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  • Jul 21, 2022
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Frank Bucholtz

AND FRANKLY: Saving Surrey’s trees is a worthy effort, whatever the motive

Not surprising that some see more in city petition than an effort to save a giant Sequoia

  • Jul 14, 2022
Frank Bucholtz
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Roses and Rotten Tomatoes (July 14, 2022)

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  • Jul 14, 2022
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A view of Surrey city hall. (File photo)

OUR VIEW: Surrey’s vital farmland rightly acknowledged

Council passed a motion Monday it can be proud of

  • Jul 13, 2022
A view of Surrey city hall. (File photo)
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Roses and Rotten Tomatoes (July 7, 2022)

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  • Jul 7, 2022
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Surrey Mayor Doug McCallum takes to the stage in Cloverdale during Canada Day, with other dignitaries including MP Sukh Dhaliwal (stage left) and Mounties in red serge (stage right). (Photo: City of Surrey)

OUR VIEW: No excuse for city’s snubs at Surrey Canada Day event

Giving Mounties cold shoulder on Canada Day like barring hockey from ice arenas and maple syrup from breakfast tables

  • Jul 6, 2022
Surrey Mayor Doug McCallum takes to the stage in Cloverdale during Canada Day, with other dignitaries including MP Sukh Dhaliwal (stage left) and Mounties in red serge (stage right). (Photo: City of Surrey)
Bruce Cameron has been a pollster and strategist for over 35 years, working initially for Gallup Polls, Decima Research and the Angus Reid Group before founding his own consultancy, Return On Insight. (Black Press Media files)

CAMERON: Horgan’s about-face and departure changes the political landscape

Newly elected BC Liberal leader Kevin Falcon must think the planets are aligning in his favour

Bruce Cameron has been a pollster and strategist for over 35 years, working initially for Gallup Polls, Decima Research and the Angus Reid Group before founding his own consultancy, Return On Insight. (Black Press Media files)
Frank Bucholtz

AND FRANKLY: Loss of South Surrey farmland to industry could have far-reaching effects

Heppell farm unique in its ability to avoid flood damage

  • Jun 30, 2022
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  • Jun 30, 2022
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Surrey Police Service Chief Const. Norm Lipinski, right, with Surrey RCMP Assistant Commissioner Brian Edwards in the foreground, during a joint RCMP-SPS press conference on Nov. 30, 2021, announcing the first 29 SPS officers being deployed. (Photo: Lauren Collins)

LETTER: Little chance Surrey Police Service will find enough officers to make a full force

It is easy to quote optimistic expectations but so far, Surrey Police Service is non-entity

  • Jun 29, 2022
Surrey Police Service Chief Const. Norm Lipinski, right, with Surrey RCMP Assistant Commissioner Brian Edwards in the foreground, during a joint RCMP-SPS press conference on Nov. 30, 2021, announcing the first 29 SPS officers being deployed. (Photo: Lauren Collins)
Bruce Cameron

CAMERON: What’s in a name? The BC Liberal Party contemplates a name change

‘The name change effort may look trivial, but it is a crucial step on the road to potentially regaining power’

Bruce Cameron
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OFF TOPIC: Trash talking dead birds, garbage barges and billionaires

This is not to suggest I was a young genius or anything,…

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Roses and Rotten Tomatoes (June 23, 2022)

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  • Jun 23, 2022
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The benefits of municipal policing can be boiled down to two primary points: local accountability and responsiveness, argues Surrey Police Chief Norm Lipinski. (SPS photo)

LIPINSKI: Two main benefits of having a police force dedicated to Surrey

We cannot squander this chance to create policing model that works for Surrey’s needs

  • Jun 22, 2022
The benefits of municipal policing can be boiled down to two primary points: local accountability and responsiveness, argues Surrey Police Chief Norm Lipinski. (SPS photo)
People contribute to a hand painting during the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Ottawa on Thursday, Sept. 30, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

OP-ED: Anti-Racism Data Act will help to dismantle systemic racism

National Indigenous Peoples Day is an opportunity to celebrate B.C.’s historic Anti-Racism Data Act

  • Jun 21, 2022
People contribute to a hand painting during the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Ottawa on Thursday, Sept. 30, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
FILE – Nathan Cullen on February 28, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

CULLEN: Collective effort to support Ukrainians a testament to B.C.’s spirit

World Refugee Day to be held June 20 in British Columbia

  • Jun 20, 2022
FILE – Nathan Cullen on February 28, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
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