Columnists

B.C. VIEWS: Eliminating efficiency for farm workers

Don’t worry, NDP says, the B.C. economy’s booming

Painful Truth: What’s the plan for after the lights go out?

What happens when – eventually – a big modern empire like the United States falls?

Odd Thoughts: ‘Interim’ Langley Township tree protection bylaw lacking trust

Where does the concept of property ownership fit in the tree protection debate?

  • Apr 18th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Pipeline theatre on TV and in court

John Horgan doesn’t have a hope on Trans Mountain, and he knows it

Who pays for journalism? One way or another — you

Tim Shoults of Aberdeen Publishing writes about Ed Greenspon’s report on the Canadian media industry

  • Apr 13th, 2018

Painful Truth: New nations on the waves can be tricky

Have you ever wanted to be king? So have a lot of other people.

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Upcycle: Langley artists make treasures from trash
Volunteer Fair gathers recruits
Christy Fraser Memorial Invitational 2018
Hunter Park's renewal

ZYTARUK: Loss of civic experience will be felt

Outgoing mayors in Surrey, White Rock, Delta and Langley City share 134 years civic experience

  • Apr 11th, 2018

Odd Thoughts: Empathy beyond understanding

Langley columnist Bob Groeneveld continues to be amazed at his dogs’ intuition.

  • Apr 11th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Plastic garbage in, garbage out

Why bag bans may actually make things worse

Painful Truth: Greed, real estate, and criminals

Crooks with cash have been putting it into Metro Vancouver land.

Odd Thoughts: Langley Memorial Hospital needs emergency attention

The ER expansion in the works couldn’t do justice to current user numbers, let alone future growth.

  • Apr 5th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: More NDP myths to be shattered

Ferries aren’t highways, and other political realities that bite

A moment’s distraction, a lifetime of pain

Distracted driving leaves much collateral damage in its wake

John White: We need more than a bandage for this wound

It does nothing to address the lack of actual ambulances in the West Kootenay.

Painful Truth: Clock is ticking on our hatred for Millennials

A new generation will have to replace Millennials as a cultural punching bag.

Odd Thoughts: Measures pale by comparison for Langley columnist

Old adages just don’t translate.

  • Mar 28th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Premier John Horgan sees the light on LNG tax incentives

B.C.’s latest climate targets impossible, but that’s nothing new

Painful Truth: The importance of being bored

What are we losing, if we lose the need for boredom?

Odd Thoughts: History taken for a ride over Langley/Maple Ridge crossing

The Fraser River crossing debate has a long history.

  • Mar 21st, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Speculation tax, cabin tax or asset tax?

Targeting empty homes seems confused and ineffective