Opinion

Auntie Says: Sensitive subject should be talked about openly

While many squirm and stutter to talk about it, but the truth is that our young people are suffering

  • Feb 3, 2019

Column: Birds contribute to health of Shuswap forests

Shuswap Outdoors/Hank Shelley

  • Feb 3, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP government resumes taxing, spending to battle poverty

Legislature scandal, speculation tax distract from NDP agenda

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Ammonia training exercise in Sicamous
Homeless camp displaced by highway work

Column: Coarse fish may be a more viable sport fishing option

Great Outdoors by James Murray

  • Feb 2, 2019

Column: Star Gazing: Double Stars

Roaming through the constellations

  • Feb 1, 2019

COLUMN: How you can get the government’s confidential stuff

The Abbotsford News’ handy guide to asking public bodies for their interesting information

B.C. VIEWS: Speaker Darryl Plecas splits legislature looting spree open

Long road to accountability began with MLA disclosures

Letter: Supporting Wet’suwet’en defence of territory

We strongly support the Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs in protesting the plan to…

  • Jan 26, 2019

LETTER: Seniors home care, day programs expanding, Adrian Dix says

B.C. health minister responds to latest Seniors Advocate report

  • Jan 23, 2019

Letter: Giving thanks to those who take out our trash

Letter writer expresses appreciation for waste management employees

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

Letter: Federal support of education for women, children commendable

Writer proud of Canada’s $400 million commitment to women and girls in conflict and crisis situations

  • Jan 20, 2019

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

Negative-option billing is still legal for governments

COLUMN: Anger rising in Yellow Vests Canada movement

While the protests so far have been peaceful and orderly, there is also a simmering level of rage

Letter: No more fossil fuels

The amount of CO2 in the atmosphere is rising dramatically

  • Jan 18, 2019

Column: Snow clearing a big job in Salmon Arm

Council Report/Mayor Alan Harrison

  • Jan 18, 2019

Opinion: High gas prices send shoppers out of town

Nothing new to gas price disparity faced by Salmon Arm and Sicamous residents

  • 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: Canadians must defend immigrants and refugees

Canadians must defend immigrants and refugees. Recent yellow-vested protesters have been seen…

  • Jan 13, 2019

Column: Burbot lurk at the bottom of Shuswap Lake

Great Outdoors/James Murray

  • Jan 13, 2019