Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: NDP government resumes taxing, spending to battle poverty

Legislature scandal, speculation tax distract from NDP agenda

Column: Star Gazing: Double Stars

Roaming through the constellations

  • Feb 1, 2019

EDITORIAL: Observing weather

A heavy snowfall, a cold spell or a heat wave do not prove or disprove climate change

  • Jan 31, 2019
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COLUMN: How you can get the government’s confidential stuff

The Abbotsford News’ handy guide to asking public bodies for their interesting information

LETTER: Burning fossil fuels generates greenhouse gas

The remaining natural gas and other fossil fuels must remain in the ground

  • Jan 27, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Speaker Darryl Plecas splits legislature looting spree open

Long road to accountability began with MLA disclosures

LETTER: Park should be named after MacDonald

Summerland school named after former principal has been demolished

  • Jan 26, 2019

LETTER: Trail improvements needed

Peach Orchard trail in Summerland needs attention

  • Jan 24, 2019

EDITORIAL: The value of trades

Demand exists for those who train for a skilled trade

  • Jan 24, 2019

LETTER: Seniors home care, day programs expanding, Adrian Dix says

B.C. health minister responds to latest Seniors Advocate report

  • Jan 23, 2019

LETTER: Beach path should be fixed

This will be the third summer since it was destroyed by a spring flood

  • Jan 21, 2019

COLUMN: It’s a new year — let’s get active

Exercise is one of those things we can love and hate all…

  • Jan 21, 2019

LETTER: Information was presented prematurely

Summerland staff reported on Banks Crescent proposal before application was ready.

  • Jan 21, 2019

Time’s up for Daylight Savings Time

Join the protest against DST

  • Jan 20, 2019

COLUMN: Four questions on the B.C. economy in 2019

The arrival of the new year prompts forecasters to reflect on what…

COLUMN: Four questions on the B.C. economy in 2019

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Jan 20, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Fact-checking the NDP’s speculation tax on empty homes

Negative-option billing is still legal for governments

Wonderful addition to existing park

Writer wants to see 28 acres added to Okanagan Provincial Park

  • Jan 20, 2019

LETTER: Funds were borrowed from ICBC and B.C. Hydro

Method helped government hype but depleted needed money in the corporations

  • Jan 19, 2019