Editorials

Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining

Sportsmanship is also a skill that needs practice after Lias Andersson threw his silver medal into the crowd

  • Jan 8th, 2018

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

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

SIMPSON: Canadians rally for wildfire victims

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

Invasive pests not deserving of our sympathy

Human settlers created much of the pest problems we have in the lower mainland

Editorial: Take the plunge and volunteer

Bertrand Creek Enhancement Society and LEPS are looking for helpers as they get set to clean up the Aldergrove stream on Aug. 22

  • Aug 14th, 2015

Editorial — Langley generous to hospital, but centralization could lead to major concerns

If Fraser Health Authority disappears into Vancouver body, expect even less attention to Langley hospital's future.

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Editorial — Trustees fiddle with words, while students lose out in destructive teachers’ strike

Trustees hold the education of Langley’s young people in trust, but have yet to utter a word of support for them.

Editorial — Good news at the Aldergrove border crossing

By 2016, there will be five lanes, and a Nexus lane, along with a new building and improved commercial clearance.

EDITORIAL: Think inside the bargain bin

Some incentive beyond sacrificing for the good of Metro Vancouver is needed if residents are to vote for new TransLink taxes

  • Feb 18th, 2014

Editorial — Proposed council pay increase is outrageous

To boost pay as much as 14 per cent after last year's pay increase backlash shows a complete insensitivity to taxpayers.

Editorial — Safety must come first at workplaces

The owners of a Langley mushroom farm had no regard for the safety and lives of their employees.

Editorial — Layton a class act

Jack Layton was a man of conviction, but he was also practical.