Opinion

LETTERS: Seems like a sure thing

Editor: Are we to believe our comments to council will make a bit of difference?

  • May 23rd, 2018

Requiring an art piece of developer great idea

I cheer Coun. Maeve Maguire's recent push for a public art piece

  • May 25th, 2018

Affordable Housing tax meeting disappointing

No attempt was made to provide an outline of the business model/methodology

  • May 25th, 2018

Amalgamation of North Cowichan, Duncan – case against

The merger of Duncan and North Cowichan would be a serious mistake

  • May 25th, 2018

B.C. wants more rental units; will municipalities follow through?

New zoning powers for municipalities will only affect rental rates if the process is streamlined

  • May 25th, 2018

Column: Not complicated to catch coarse fish

By James Murray, Observer contributor

  • May 25th, 2018

LETTER: When it comes to Surrey LRT, democracy has been ignored – but it’s not too late

A carefully worded referendum on light rail issue would ensure the will of the people is being respected

  • May 25th, 2018

LETTERS: Plan no artistic representation

Editor: Re: Decision for gateway 'already made,' May 16.

  • May 23rd, 2018

LETTER: Addiction to devices

A letter from Lax Kw'alaams on how technology has changed to how we connect with family and friends

  • May 25th, 2018

Roses and Rotten Tomatoes (May 25, 2018)

Our weekly collection of compliments and complaints sent in by readers

  • May 25th, 2018

Nothing burns like a Notley burn

B.C. Premier John Horgan was publicly unfriended by Alberta Premier Rachel Notley this week as the pipeline spat/dispute/disagreement/brouhaha continues.

Hergott: A misunderstanding about our rights

Lawyer Paul Hergott writes about a recent small claims decision and the misunderstanding about our rights

  • May 25th, 2018

Editorial: The new normal

This may be the new spring weather

  • May 25th, 2018

Editorial: We must grow our ability to feed ourselves

The equipment needed for farming can be specialized and expensive.

  • May 25th, 2018

Column: Four dedicated men on the soccer pitch

By Jim Cooperman, Observer contributor

  • May 25th, 2018

Tech Talk: Smart Cities Challenge: My hidden agenda

It's hard to believe almost seven months has passed since I declared Penticton would enter the Smart Cities Challenge and almost a month since our entry was submitted.

  • May 25th, 2018

A true team win

The recent RCB Cup will leave Chilliwack cheering for a while

Editorial: Affordable housing focus

Sometimes, you need to stop and think

  • May 25th, 2018

Editorial: Amateur sports benefits the entire community

Organizers, parents, volunteers ensure Semiahmoo Peninsula youth can play

  • May 25th, 2018

Editorial: Good works by youth deserve media attention

Oak Bay recognizes its Young Exceptional Stars each year with awards and accolades. It was in part a response to negative press about youth, says Hazel Braithwaite, who created the awards.

  • May 25th, 2018