Columnists

Odd Thoughts: ‘Twas the night before Christmas in Langley…

Columnist Bob Groeneveld offers a poetic take on local politics.

  • Dec 13th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: B.C. Liberal battle getting bitter

Front-runners Andrew Wilkinson, Todd Stone target Dianne Watts

Liberal leadership hopeful takes advantage of outside lane

Dianne Watts discusses motivation and priorities

  • Dec 9th, 2017

Painful Truth: The slow death of your neighbourhood

Older neighbourhoods around Metro Vancouver are doomed by their own value.

B.C. VIEWS: Untold stories of B.C. salmon farms

Indigenous people defend their jobs against constant protests

Odd Thoughts: Santa certainty supercedes science

The alternative facts about Virginia and Santa Claus.

  • Dec 6th, 2017
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    Marley & Cratchit

      OPINION: Mandatory full face protection a smart move for hockey

      ‘I can relate more intimately than most; I lost my eye to a hockey stick in June of 1990’

      • Dec 5th, 2017

      B.C. VIEWS: One political coalition is plotting to kill another

      NDP-Green plan to conquer rural B.C. begins to take shape

      Painful Truth: Best time to raise B.C. minimum wage is now

      With the economy booming, the government can help lock in gains for vulnerable workers.

      COLUMN: Is celebrity gossip your ‘local news’? Ottawa seems to think so

      News Media Canada board chair reflects on heritage minister’s response to newspaper closures

      • Nov 29th, 2017

      Odd Thoughts: About walls and doors and stares

      If only our pets could tell us why they do what they do.

      • Nov 29th, 2017

      B.C. VIEWS: Big money and local elections

      Slates discouraged in civic politics, unions get green light

      Painful Truth: Election predictions as clear as mud

      It’s obvious who will win the next election in Langley. Right?

      Odd Thoughts: Laughable is not the same as funny

      Columnist Bob Groeneveld’s take on humour, movies and the current political climate.

      • Nov 21st, 2017

      Odd Thoughts: The road to higher prices

      The past is to blame for higher prices of vegetables in the grocery store.

      • Nov 16th, 2017

      B.C. VIEWS: Dam decision a big test for NDP

      Alternatives to completing Site C not pleasant for John Horgan

      Odd Thoughts: Remember one for all

      Langley columnist Bob Groeneveld offers a Remembrance Day allegory.

      • Nov 10th, 2017

      Acknowledging the sacrifices made on our behalf

      Memorial to fallen RCMP members takes on new poignancy in wake of Abbotsford shooting