LETTER: Hospital care in Mission considered top-notch

It soon became clear to me that there were a great many patients who were much sicker than I was.

  • Dec 30th, 2016

Clark looks for housing boom in 2017

Premier Christy Clark's year-end interview, on housing costs, oil and gas, carbon pricing, teachers and government ads

  • Dec 27th, 2016

BC VIEWS: Horgan faces big test in 2017

Tom Fletcher's year-end interview with NDP leader John Horgan, on MSP premiums, the housing market and $10-a-day child care

  • Dec 21st, 2016
Mission Soapbox Derby
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National Aboriginal Day festivities in Mission


Mission Annual Vintage Car Show


21 truck procession down First Ave. in Mission


BC VIEWS: China’s worst addiction isn’t coal

With choking smog, China is reducing thermal coal use, and is now turning to urban impact of massive concrete construction

  • Dec 13th, 2016

LETTER: Dogs should be kept indoors

I thought outdoor dogs were a thing of the past, including my past.

  • Dec 8th, 2016

LETTER: Christmas Bureau says thanks for the support

Thank you to those who brought donations to the wonderful parade and to Prospect Equipment and volunteers who collected the donations.

  • Dec 8th, 2016

CARTOON: Notley pleads her case

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley focus of editorial cartoon

  • Dec 7th, 2016

LETTER: New tax increase will hurt seniors

When we have increased costs passed onto us we must figure out how to pay for this out of what we have coming in each month.

  • Dec 2nd, 2016

LETTER: Reader says observatory would have helped tourism

If Stave West becomes a reality, what else would entice people to come beyond it and the Power House to have a positive economic impact?

  • Dec 2nd, 2016

BC Views: Polluting the climate change debate

A fresh look at the obvious biases of climate change politics.

LETTER: Councillors need to get more proactive, change priorities

Across Canada politicians, analysts, and journalists alike are all talking about B.C.’s serious opiate and housing crises.

  • Nov 25th, 2016

LETTER: Train track troubles solved by helpful strangers

The only thing that could have made the situation more horrific would have been to see a train in the distance.

  • Nov 25th, 2016

BC VIEWS: Carbon tax hits a Trump wall

Can the Justin Trudeau government go it alone with a price on carbon emissions, with China, India and now the United States exempt?

  • Nov 22nd, 2016

BC VIEWS: Yes Justin, Canadian culture exists

Justin Trudeau has declared Canada a 'post-national state' with no identity, beyond being nice to each other

  • Nov 15th, 2016

Op-ed: Green refineries better alternative than tankers

David Black, majority owner of Black Press Group Ltd., writes about air quality, ocean health and speedy spill clean-up

  • Nov 9th, 2016

BC VIEWS: Coastal protection isn’t a pipeline issue

Kinder Morgan oilsands expansion would put another 420 ships on the water a year, out of 6,200 passing through Port of Vancouver

  • Nov 8th, 2016

BC VIEWS: Racial prejudice in modern B.C.

A racist tirade caught on video illustrates a stubborn streak of ignorance, where many people don't know what 'Indian' actually means

  • Nov 1st, 2016

LETTER: Reader believes wine belongs on store shelves

You can point to social issues and say that allowing more access to alcohol will create problems for some.

  • Oct 28th, 2016

LETTER: Give grocery stores an option

What right do council and Mayor Hawes have to prohibit grocery stores from selling alcohol if they wish to do so?

  • Oct 28th, 2016

LETTER: Lack of funding for literacy

There are many Canadians who would love to participate in this simple family activity but they do not have the literacy skills.

  • Oct 28th, 2016