Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: New coronavirus outbreak an important reminder

Walking the line between cautious and alarmist

LETTER: Different taxation system necessary

Langley Township taxpayer argues that taxes shouldn’t be based on assessed home values

  • Jan 26, 2020

LETTER: Questioning if some councillors should step back from big decisions – pending court outcome

With tax rate being set, one letter writer argues if some council members should refrain from voting

  • Jan 27, 2020

LETTER: Cats can be such a wonderful addition to a family

Following seizure of animals from a Langley ‘rescue’, letter writer asks pet owners to be responsible

  • Jan 26, 2020

LETTER: Former councillor opposes four-storey Aldergrove parkade

Charlie Fox suggests parking issues in the downtown core can be solved in other ways

  • Jan 25, 2020

LETTER: Columnist downright ‘nasty’ to conservatives

Willoughby’s Miriam Phibbs takes offence to Bob Groeneveld’s latest prose

  • Jan 26, 2020
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COLUMN: Governments should modernize their processes, get with the times for 2020

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  • Jan 22, 2020

LETTER: Mall redevelopment about Aldergrove parking, too

Letter writer encourages Township council support for Janda Group’s new plans for old Aldergrove mall

  • Jan 21, 2020

Odd Thoughts: Positivity quickly being negated

Just when things were starting to look like they were getting better…

  • Jan 24, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Few clouds on Horgan’s horizon

Horgan’s biggest challenge in the remainder of his term will be to keep the economy humming along

LETTER: South Langley resident waiting for reliable climate data

He doesn’t consider himself a denier but doubts tax dollars will solve climate change

  • Jan 21, 2020

LETTER: Langley contributed to vital bird count

Annual bird count organizers see bigger volunteer turnout this year

  • Jan 20, 2020

LETTER: Langley volunteer cancer driver missed being in the saddle

Cancer patients have few options to get to and from appointments, a letter writer explains

  • Jan 18, 2020

LETTER: Langley man suggests seniors deserve more from taxpayers

Seniors who rely on CPP and Old Age Allowance are stretched

  • Jan 18, 2020

LETTER: Fall on icy Langley road brings forth generous helper

A local letter writer wanted to acknowledge the woman who got her back on her feet

  • Jan 17, 2020

Odd Thoughts: Debts to pets settled with love

Age has a way of bringing pets closer to us as the Great Divide nears

  • Jan 17, 2020

LETTER: Langley man critical of municipal snow clearing efforts

A local letter writer is wondering what the excuse will be this year

  • Jan 16, 2020

LETTER: Old enough to know what’s been lost in B.C. salmon

Stephen Hume writes about the lack of discussion on the province’s dwindling salmon population

  • Jan 16, 2020

COLUMN: How to drive on an icy highway (and, maybe, save yourself from the tailgater behind you)

Physics can be your friend – or your highway – when the snow starts to fly

LETTER: Province must take action on condo insurance

One letter writer insists that insurance issues are reaching a breaking point for strata owners

  • Jan 12, 2020