Columnists

ODD THOUGHTS: It sounds like an odd word

Delving into the thoughts of whoever may have thought of the word

  • Jul 5, 2019

Painful Truth: Fraser Institute school rankings useless without context

The top schools ensure their success by filtering for students who are already succeeding

Odd Thoughts: Got to get back to the garden

Productive work is good… but retirement is a whole lot better

  • Jun 28, 2019
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Big Brothers Big Sisters Langley rebrand
Cops for Cancer riders set off on 800 km journey from Langley Fine Arts School
Terry Fox's nurse, Alison Ince, speaks at run in Langley City
Beljam's Waffles serve up breakfast before the bell

COLUMN: Clearcutting B.C.’s last old-growth leaves all of us poorer, forever

Jens Wieting of Sierra Club BC responds to columns by Tom Fletcher and David Elstone

  • Jun 24, 2019

Painful Truth: Langley’s geography a difficult barrier to more cycling

Our neighbourhoods are like islands – how do we connect them?

OPINION: Wading through the PR tsunami post-pipeline approval

Those who hate the pipeline, hate Trudeau’s decision – those who hate Trudeau, still hate him

Odd Thoughts: Langley berries sandwich solstice into summer

The best summer solstice ceremonies centre on strawberries and white bread

  • Jun 19, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: When farmland protection doesn’t protect farmers

Secondary residences aren’t mansions, families tell Lana Popham

ODD THOUGHTS: Pizza master plan aims for the heart

Langley pizzerias in on Chinese world domination strategy

  • Jun 14, 2019

Painful Truth: Willoughby and Walnut Grove took diverging paths

Two philosophies of community design play out on either side of Highway One

This is our generation’s opportunity to create an industry for B.C.: LNG Alliance

CEO says much of the work has already been awarded to First Nations

  • Jun 13, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Urban environmental ‘emergency’ routine wearing thin

Forests, killer whales stubbornly defy predictions they are dying

ODD THOUGHTS: Thar’s gold in them thar Olympics

If there’s no sport to suit your lust for gold, start a new one

  • Jun 7, 2019

Painful Truth: Interurban won’t run through Langley again

A less-than-optimal route and competition with freight trains makes it a long, long shot to revive

B.C. VIEWS: NDP’s construction rebuild showing some big cracks

Highway cost overruns have just begun under U.S. union deal

ODD THOUGHTS: What’s a bit of rain when you’re having fun in Langley?

The only water that puts a damper on Langley celebrations comes from the Fraser River

  • May 31, 2019

COLUMN: Does the B.C. government really want to help the tech industry?

BC needs to be wary of challengers within Canada who are increasing their share of the tech sector

  • May 29, 2019

McGregor Says: Build at home before overseas

Jim McGregor writes about spending money at home versus on a French cathedral

  • May 29, 2019