Opinion

OUR VIEW: Secrecy doesn’t serve Surrey well

This is not the stuff of transparency. Rather, it is opaque and anti-democratic

  • Jun 30, 2020

Roses and Rotten Tomatoes (June 25, 2020)

Our weekly collection of compliments and complaints sent in by readers

  • Jun 25, 2020
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Finlayson: B.C.’s economy devastated by pandemic – and the measures taken to contain it

‘Policy-makers should be acutely sensitive to the financial health of the overall business sector’

  • Jun 24, 2020

Police should not have access to data from coronavirus contact tracing apps

‘This is not the first time that public health, privacy and law enforcement have collided’

  • Jun 24, 2020

OUR VIEW: After Surrey tragedies, helpers rush in

Strangers helping strangers reminds us none of us are really alone

  • Jun 24, 2020

LETTER: Dog owners, sports fields are not your own personal off-leash parks

It’s shocking that during COVID-19, dog owners carry on as usual, disregarding laws that don’t suit them

  • Jun 18, 2020

COLUMN: I sneezed, I coughed, so I got tested for COVID-19

Accessing a swab test is easy these days, but the actual test can more than a little daunting

Curt Taylor Griffiths: With new police force, Surrey will return to its roots

While men and women of RCMP have served admirably, Surrey has outgrown Mountie model

  • Jun 18, 2020

Roses and Rotten Tomatoes (June 18, 2020)

Our weekly collection of compliments and complaints sent in by readers

  • Jun 18, 2020

OUR VIEW: Surrey school break-ins unconscionable

It’s horrible to break into a school at any time, let alone during a pandemic, to steal equipment children need.

  • Jun 17, 2020

COLUMN: Fraser Valley lawyers warn ‘numerous criminal matters dangle on the precipice of oblivion’

Letter signed by 20 defence lawyers to provincial government says COVID-19 court delays need to end

COLUMN: Why you probably agree with the Black Lives Matter slogan, even if you think you don’t

‘Systemic racism’ isn’t complicated. It means a child’s skin colour affects their likelihood to prosper.

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British Columbia’s economy will feel the effects for some time to come.

  • Jun 11, 2020

Roses and Rotten Tomatoes (June 11, 2020)

Our weekly collection of compliments and complaints sent in by readers

  • Jun 11, 2020

Peter German: Costs of new police force will handcuff Surrey taxpayers for a generation

‘During a transition, organized crime may well have a field day’

  • Jun 9, 2020

WEEKEND WEB POLL: Do you plan to travel through B.C. this summer if/when restrictions ease?

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COLUMN: Getting back to normal is just a matter of time

During COVID-19 pandemic, the concept of time has often become irrelevant