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Second school building will be Langley’s third Mountain of education

By Bob Groeneveld . Today’s news is tomorrow’s history. While that may…

  • Apr 18, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Community care workers next on NDP’s union checklist

Premier John Horgan blusters, deflects, then spills the beans

ODD THOUGHTS: History remembers the pig

The darkness underlying nursery rhymes can be expanded to cover all manner of evil

  • Apr 12, 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

Painful Truth: Kenney fights to the end for oil

Jason Kenney will likely be the next Alberta premier, but the fight after that will be a losing one

B.C. VIEWS: David Suzuki has become the Don Cherry of TV science

Campaign against B.C. natural gas followed Alberta oil attack

OPINION: BC NDP has ‘change of heart’ on LNG

Shuswap MLA Greg Kyllo stunned by turnaround on issue by B.C. government

B.C. VIEWS: Hippie pseudoscience leaks into our NDP government

Energy minister clings to urban myths about gas drilling

Odd Thoughts: Keep it going till it goes

Sometimes time feels short, but it’s important to keep it good as long as possible.

  • Apr 5, 2019

Painful Truth: Should the news go on strike against Facebook?

Facebook sets the rules, and we have to live with them

McGregor Says: True rewards for volunteers

Volunteering brings its own benefits back to those who undertake the job

  • Apr 3, 2019

COLUMN: Getting a handle on B.C.’s export economy

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Apr 3, 2019

Mark is a sucker for a good day

Dogs can read well enough to know who in the room is the easiest one to con out of treats

  • Apr 2, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Is the NDP giving away our natural gas reserves?

Andrew Weaver again denounces the government he put in power

Painful Truth: Room for hope in climate change fight

It’s easy to get discouraged, but solutions are out there.

COLUMN: Making the call to cut the cord

Cost of a keeping a landline makes little sense in 2019

  • Mar 27, 2019

COLUMN: Smart phone too powerful a tool to yank from students’ hands

Rather than ban them from schools, let’s teach kids to harness their phone’s power and use it properly

  • Mar 25, 2019

Dying of embarrassment: Asking for a Naloxone kit in a small B.C. town

Naloxone is free for everyone, amid an opioid overdose epidemic killing thousands

B.C. VIEWS: The hijacking of our education system gathers speed

Children taught to strike and shout fringe far-left demands

Odd Thoughts: Langley writer stumbles onto interesting history

Looking through old newspapers is a great way to get lost in history.

  • Mar 22, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP’s manufactured farmland crisis dies on the vine

Farmers no longer ‘persons’ to the Agricultural Land Commission