Opinion

Alistair MacGregor column: It’s time for a National Clean Energy Plan

The International Panel on Climate Change woke up the world last December

  • Mar 17, 2019

Column: The storms of Jupiter

You think we're getting some bad weather?

  • Mar 17, 2019

LETTER: Langley and other communities hit hard by ALR changes

The changes won't stop mega mansions but will hurt many landowners, a local man argues.

  • Mar 17, 2019

No hazards with placebos

Editor, The Times:

  • Mar 17, 2019

LETTER: There’s a man with a gun over there

Agassiz resident Harvey Andrews shares his thoughts on the latest shooting in Chilliwack

  • Mar 17, 2019

LETTER: Avoiding water bottle refill stations short-sighted

Chilliwack's Ashala Palaniuk shares her thoughts on Harrison's decision to say no to refill stations

  • Mar 17, 2019

What do you think of day light savings time?

A weekly street from the 100 Mile Free Press

  • Mar 17, 2019

LETTER: Keep your boats moored

From reader Tom Thurston

  • Mar 17, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP’s manufactured farmland crisis dies on the vine

Farmers no longer 'persons' to the Agricultural Land Commission

Liam’s lowdown: How does one become a local?

When does home become home?

  • Mar 16, 2019

Untrending: Spring means Social Media Camp

Canada's largest such conference.

  • Mar 16, 2019

LETTER: Killer whales are the new polar bears, and that’s not good

Hope resident Art Green disagrees with Tom Fletcher about how tankers will affect killer whales

  • Mar 16, 2019

We need to promote small business forest industries

Not putting all your eggs in one basket has always been a good approach and the major Canadian forest companies have been following this advice for the past decade by making major investments outside of the country.

  • Mar 16, 2019

T.W. Paterson column: Even historians have forgotten the Fenian Scare of the 1860s, part 1

2 years after 1,800 Fenians stormed into unprotected Missisquoi County, Fenian eyes Vancouver Island

  • Mar 16, 2019

PET CARE: Cannabis and your pet

CBD oil may seem great for your pup, but science isn't there yet columnist Nicolette Joosting says

  • Mar 16, 2019

Letter: Still time to have a say in OSA fate

Special meeting at the Shatford Centre on March 21 at 6 p.m.

  • Mar 16, 2019

Letter: Singing for the Vees

Thank you to the Vees fans from home crowd performer

  • Mar 16, 2019

Letter: We deserve better airport service

We're a growing community with a vibrant wine industry and are an attractive tourist destination

  • Mar 16, 2019

Pitfalls of power and propaganda

The pitfalls of democracy seem to surround us at depth in every direction. Winston Churchill once (humorously?) claimed that, "Democracy is the worst form of government--except for all the others." It is sometimes easier to agree with the first half of his statement than the second, except when we observe the destructive mess that usually accompanies the operation of petty tyrants and dictators.

  • Mar 16, 2019

Sarah Simpson Column: Duncan Dairy Queen’s Mr. Nice takes the cake

I made a terrible mistake last Friday. I sat down and read the comments people leave under the Citizen's Facebook posts. Technically it wasn't a mistake. It's sometimes part of my job to weed out inappropriate content. But also I was curious about what was on people's minds these days. I gotta tell ya, the exercise very nearly ruined my morning. People are mean. They're angry. They only see the bad in things. They think everybody has an ulterior motive. They sit safely behind their keyboards and judge. Not everybody, of course. But those are the ones that stood out that day.