Opinion

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1910

Week of Jan. 27 – Feb. 2: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the archived newspapers held at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Jan 31, 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

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

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

  • Jan 23, 2019

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1910

Jan. 20-26: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Jan 22, 2019

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

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

Negative-option billing is still legal for governments

Five steps for examining our lives

Rev. Yme Woensdregt The last few weeks, I’ve written some columns about…

  • Jan 18, 2019

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1910

Week of January 13-19: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the archived newspapers…

  • Jan 16, 2019

Booknotes: Eight tips to better your reading world

Mike Selby “Imagine you read one hour per day.” This suggestion comes…

  • Jan 13, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Tracking propaganda around B.C.’s latest pipeline protest

‘Military invasion’ claims fly around the world in seconds

Hugs and Slugs

Huge Hugs to Mannie Roberts and the DQ/Arby Staff and other volunteers…

  • Jan 11, 2019

LETTER: Andrew Wilkinson says B.C. minister’s pipeline protest visit a bridge too far

Premier John Horgan should remove Doug Donaldson from cabinet, opposition leader says

  • Jan 10, 2019

COLUMN: Why must people talk on the phone while on the toilet?

Taking care of business is no one’s business but your own

Dyer: Playing the game of Brexit chicken

Gwynne Dyer There’s no need to practice bleeding, as the soldiers say,…

B.C. VIEWS: If this isn’t an Indigenous veto over development, what is?

Province surrenders salmon farms without scientific basis

OPINION: What’s Your Generosity Story?

For some, there reason for giving is because they were recipients of generosity themselves

  • Jan 4, 2019

2019: The dawn of a golden age

Ah 2019, how we’ve longed for your arrival. Truly, we are entering…

Cranbrook’s most important five stories of 2018

I am not omniscient, but from where I sit I get a…

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1909

The Week December 30 – January 5, 1909 Items compiled by Dave…

  • Jan 2, 2019