Opinion

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

BC VIEWS: Notes from the forest fire zone

Media hype aside, this is not the worst fire season ever

EDITORIAL: B.C. government will need to be balanced

It took longer than anticipated, but a provincial government is in place

  • Aug 11th, 2017

Rodeo might be rough, but it’s not abuse

The Vancouver Humane Society would like to see an end to two traditional events at the Chilliwack Rodeo

Stay safe when setting sail this B.C. Day long weekend

Boating BC advises boaters on how to stay safe when having fun on the water this long weekend

  • Aug 2nd, 2017

EDITORIAL: Be careful what you wish for

In politics, things take much longer to happen than you think they will

  • Jul 28th, 2017
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Drive-by shooting followed by car set on fire

     

    Cyclist ‘seriously injured’ in collision

       

      Ist Annual Pancake breakfast Featuring the SkyHawks and the Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service in support of the Burn Fund

         

        From the Farmer's Field

           

          LETTER: Ag land lost, future jobs lost

          City of Abbotsford is proposing to change agricultural land into industrial land …

          • Jul 27th, 2017

          LETTER: Delivering our own garbage

          No fun taking recyclables to four different locations

          • Jul 27th, 2017

          B.C. unions, protesters move up

          John Horgan government pleases labour, environmentalists

          COLUMN: B.C. Interior defined by its forests & fires

          Live in the Interior and you’ll quickly find forest fires aren’t something you see just on television.

          Hype doesn’t help forest fire efforts

          Andrew Weaver’s climate change claim doesn’t match reality

          EDITORIAL: Canadian is Canadian

          When you’re Canadian, you’re Canadian. Period.

          • Jul 15th, 2017

          COLUMN: Getting to know Abbotsford

          It’s official. I’m no longer acting; I am indeed the editor of the Abbotsford News.

          • Jul 15th, 2017

          EDITORIAL: Extreme weather warrants caution, obey instructions

          It should come as no surprise that it has been a year of extreme and turbulent weather

          • Jul 14th, 2017

          Wildfire reflections: A time for no ifs, and or butts

          How do people not understand the dangers they pose to themselves and others?

          SIMPSON: Canadians rally for wildfire victims

          It’s encouraging to see the province – and nation – come together for the thousands affected

          The conquest of rural B.C.

          Urban environmentalists have occupied the NDP

          EDITORIAL: Moving forward as minority

          It has been a suspenseful and dramatic couple of months in provincial politics

          • Jul 7th, 2017

          OPINION: Paving the dike trails could pay off

          With a little determination (and money, region can create a world-class tourist attraction

          B.C.’s big money battle isn’t over yet

          John Horgan, Christy Clark posture on poltical donations