Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: Time to listen to the doctors and legalize opioid drugs

Answer is the same as marijuana, get the criminal gangs out

LETTER: Thrift store pays hefty price for dumping of junk goods

A thrift store manager explains the implications of burdening charities with garbage.

  • Feb 3, 2019

LETTER: Langley innkeeper says please remember that Quality Inn will house humans

A letter writer urges compassion for those in the community who will use the new supportive housing.

  • Feb 3, 2019
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Aldergrove Minor Hockey fun game
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B.C. VIEWS: NDP government resumes taxing, spending to battle poverty

Legislature scandal, speculation tax distract from NDP agenda

LETTER: Fort Langley artist grateful for community support

A new mural by longtime local artist Brandon Gabriel was installed in Fort Langley recently.

  • Feb 2, 2019

LETTER: Langley’s eastern most paper losing respected editor

A local resident offers his congratulations to a retiring Black Press Media editor.

  • Feb 2, 2019

LETTER: Langley woman’s five dollar find confounds

Was the money left there as part of a project?

  • Jan 31, 2019

LETTER: Prof pitches mix of FPTP and proportional representation

The referendum question was confusing and not what was promised.

  • Jan 31, 2019

LETTER: LNG needs to stay in the ground

A scientist challenges Black Press Media’s Tom Fletcher over green plans.

  • Jan 30, 2019

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

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

McGregor Says: Hockey never really gets old

Columnist Jim McGregor share some fond and not so pleasant memories of hockey – in his day.

  • Jan 29, 2019

LETTER: North Langley now treated to low flying RCMP helicopter flights

A retired commercial pilot has some concerns about RCMP helicopter training.

  • Jan 29, 2019

LETTER: Business group calls for one in-one out municipal policy to cut red tape

Municipal governments should follow the example of the federal and provincial governments.

  • Jan 29, 2019

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

Long road to accountability began with MLA disclosures

LETTER: Langley letter writer sides with nurse in dog/hospital dispute

Certified service and therapy dogs have credentials and insurance.

  • Jan 24, 2019

LETTER: Langley resident concerned about gambling’s downside

Extra revenue from casino revenue comes from those who can ill afford losing.

  • Jan 24, 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: Langley man laying down pipeline benefits

The Canadian economy is suffering because the TransMountain pipeline hasn’t been twinned.

  • Jan 22, 2019

LETTER: Roadside cleanups not necessary if Langley would stop littering

Walks in her neighbourhood are ruined by litter for one local resident.

  • Jan 22, 2019

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