Opinion

LETTER: Imaginative vision needed

Just what is wrong with the lamp poles I do not know, but certainly such alterations will not make a jot of difference.

  • Jan 27th, 2017

LETTER: Letter misunderstood, writer is in favour of downtown upgrades

I want to clarify I am a regular user of downtown services and am much in favour of upgrading the downtown area.

  • Jan 27th, 2017

BC VIEWS: Flu fallacies are costing us all

People going to emergency rooms and doctors' offices to demand influenza treatment are making matters worse

  • Jan 24th, 2017
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          LETTER: Garbage pick up is great

          The boys must have frost-bitten toes and fingers but they came to my house with all their tires chained up!

          • Jan 20th, 2017

          LETTER: A welcome investment

          We are grateful to mayor and council, and district staff, for this dedicated investment into our town.

          • Jan 20th, 2017

          LETTER: Why is there no public hearing?

          It’s all part of encouraging local government transparency and keeping communication channels open.

          • Jan 20th, 2017

          BC VIEWS: Fake news is all around us

          Jane Fonda's tour of Fort McMurray, latest well-publicized Gitxsan dissident lawsuit the latest examples of our fake news

          • Jan 17th, 2017

          LETTER: Downtown a waste of money says reader

          We already have light poles with flower brackets and banner hangers; council could immediately save $200,000 by keeping the same .

          • Jan 12th, 2017

          BC VIEWS: Vancouver’s ice follies entertain us

          Winter of ice and salt shortage takes Vancouver by storm, sparks debate about personal responsibility for snow clearing

          • Jan 10th, 2017

          LETTER: Fraser Health addresses overdose crisis

          In 2016, British Columbians faced the public health emergency that is the overdose crisis

          • Jan 4th, 2017

          BC VIEWS: Here’s to a year of working forests

          2017 looks like a tough year for the B.C. forest industry, but at least the environmental attacks are waning

          • Jan 3rd, 2017

          LETTER: Snowy sidewalks should be shovelled swiftly

          We have now had at least two weeks of inclement weather – more than enough time for residents to remove snow from the sidewalks.

          • Dec 30th, 2016

          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

          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