Opinion

COLUMN: Four questions on the B.C. economy in 2019

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Jan 20, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Fact-checking the NDP’s speculation tax on empty homes

Negative-option billing is still legal for governments

Painful Truth: No one person can save our world

What will save the world is countless numbers of people doing their part.

Our View: Langley indebted to longtime MP

MP Mark Warawa has devoted several years to public service.

  • Jan 18, 2019

LETTER: Langley letter writer takes jabs at mayor’s jersey choice

A sports fan chides Langley City’s mayor for sporting an Oilers jersey in Canucks country.

  • Jan 18, 2019

LETTER: Local Liberal MP challenges letter writer’s facts on immigration

The local MP makes the distinction between asylum seekers, immigrants and refugees.

  • Jan 18, 2019
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LETTER: Langley resident challenged MP’s immigration ‘truths’

A writer says well-vetted immigrants who can contribute to Canadian society should be the priority.

  • Jan 21, 2019

LETTER: Langley/Surrey shortchanged on transit for Vancouver

Funding to get SkyTrain to Langley City could come from not undergrounding Vancouver’s extension.

  • Jan 17, 2019

LETTER: Langley resident says a cancer plague is building

A Langley City man believes a poor diet and unhealed emotions are part of his cancer journey.

  • Jan 10, 2019

LETTER: Area letter writer puts Trump government shutdown in perspective

A Maple Ridge letter writer is critical of Hillary Clinton’s comments about the shutdown.

  • Jan 18, 2019

LETTER: Langley man believes immigrants get too many taxpayer resources

A letter writer says seniors, veterans and others deserve funds before newcomers.

  • Jan 18, 2019

Odd Thoughts: Tulips keep the news at bay

Time in the garden always offers perspective.

  • Jan 16, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Tracking propaganda around B.C.’s latest pipeline protest

‘Military invasion’ claims fly around the world in seconds

LETTER: Langley man chastises PM over immigration

A local man says the head of the country has not been completely honest with Canadians.

  • Jan 13, 2019

LETTER: Township council must remember drop in property values when setting tax rate

A Langley letter writer makes an important point about the just-mailed assessment notices.

  • Jan 12, 2019

LETTER: Langley bell ringer impressed by teens

A local man spent two weeks helping with the Salvation Army kettle fundraising in North Langley.

  • Jan 12, 2019

LETTER: New Langley Township councillor being “hen pecked”

A local woman votes for new faces on council in hopes it would change the dynamic.

  • Jan 11, 2019

LETTER: Petroleum isn’t just used in cars

A letter writer notes that many important products are made from plastics.

  • Jan 10, 2019

LETTER: Andrew Wilkinson says B.C. minister’s pipeline protest visit a bridge too far

Premier John Horgan should remove Doug Donaldson from cabinet, opposition leader says

  • Jan 10, 2019

Odd Thoughts: Good feelings packed in boxes

Langley’s Bob Groeneveld on the feelings brought up when packing away the Christmas decorations.

  • Jan 9, 2019