Opinion

Learning to Ask the Right Questions

Rev. Yme Woensdregt

  • Sep 16th, 2018

Letter: local mental health advocate urges people to sign petition to House of Commons

Myles Mattila wants Oct. 10 designated as Mental Health Day in Canada

  • Sep 16th, 2018

COLUMNS: The fine print of proportional representation

It may come as a surprise to many that we are now in the third month of the official campaign

  • Sep 16th, 2018

Letter: Kindness of boys impresses senior in need

I fluffed up my grey hair and decided to get in a little shopping at Piccadilly. Since I have diabetes II and I'm still recovering from a heart attack, it is necessary to budget my energy output and food intake.

  • Sep 13th, 2018

Hospital Auxiliary group ramping up fall activities

Auxiliary president offers an update on upcoming work

  • Sep 16th, 2018

Showing up late for work

A weekly family column for the 100 Mile Free Press

LETTER: Langley has enough recreation facilities but needs arts centre

Lots of tax dollars are spent on sports venues, why not cultural spaces?

  • Sep 16th, 2018

Lines on Lines (and Tackle) Part 2

"I have one left," said Josh as he walked around the counter, slid a box of line from one of the many long hooks holding similar boxes, then handed it to me.

  • Sep 16th, 2018

This is the Life – A historical visit

Last week we flew to what I am now thinking of as my favourite Canadian city. Our first visit to Quebec City was for a conference, perhaps 20 years ago and, while we left with fond memories, they included blowing snow and biting cold in early May.

Nate Schmidt’s positive drug test

A weekly sports column from the Free Press

  • Sep 15th, 2018

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Night markets a hit

Nanaimo chamber of commerce CEO offers thanks after final Commercial Street Night Market

  • Sep 15th, 2018

EDITORIAL: The ripple effect

This week, our town discovered that we're not as inclusive and accepting as some of us thought.

  • Sep 15th, 2018

LETTERS: Grumbling about taxes while B.C. burns

Two letters from readers Judy O'Leary and Laura Sacks

  • Sep 15th, 2018

COLUMN: Never too cool for school

Post-secondary school is different from high school, now that I am taking courses that interest me

  • Sep 15th, 2018

What determines a town’s future

Leading up to October's municipal electrons this is the final column in a three-part series examining local governance.

  • Sep 15th, 2018

Letter: “Not OK” to allow moose hunt

Tsilhqot'in National Government says province not doing enough to save moose populations

  • Sep 15th, 2018

Sarah Simpson column: ‘Citizen’ ad leads to coffee and then a 25-year-and-counting marriage

I got a call the other day from a kind gentleman by the name of Bill Bergen.

Editorial: Malahat alternative already there, they just need an upgrade

We don't think the solution lies necessarily in any one thing.

  • Sep 15th, 2018