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EDITORIAL: Many just trying to stay afloat during third wave of COVID-19

Cutting through the mixed messages, the main goal must be to keep each other safe

  • Apr 15, 2021

 

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EDITORIAL: More extreme weather shelter space needed for both day and night

We’ve been fortunate on the Semiahmoo Peninsula this winter. Temperatures have, on…

  • Feb 18, 2021

 

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EDITORIAL: We’ve come too far to let our guard down now

Our most recent PAN poll asked readers whether they have been happy…

  • Jan 28, 2021

 

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EDITORIAL: Fix is long overdue

Dump truck-car collision underscores danger of uncontrolled 176 Street intersection

  • Jan 21, 2021
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EDITORIAL: Draw of gang life a reflection of societal values

Wealth and all its trappings glorified at every turn

  • Jan 14, 2021
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EDITORIAL: Holiday parties, travel a slap in the face for the rest of us

It was both surprising and disheartening to learn Monday that Surrey RCMP…

  • Jan 7, 2021
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EDITORIAL: 2020’s pandemic has united and divided us

The greatest lesson of the year may be that we are all connected

  • Dec 31, 2020
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EDITORIAL: Time to count our Christmas blessings

There’s a classic scene in the 1991 film Robin Hood: Prince of…

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EDITORIAL: No time like the present to give

Charitable giving is more important than ever this holiday season

  • Dec 3, 2020
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EDITORIAL: Support local business this holiday season

That small business you love may not be around come spring if it’s not supported now

  • Nov 18, 2020
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EDITORIAL: Pfizer vaccine is great news, but there’s still a long road ahead

New vaccine will likely be tougher to get than a pack of toilet paper in April

  • Nov 12, 2020
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EDITORIAL: Races may still be too close to call in light of uncounted ballots

You can’t count your chickens until you count your votes. In the…

B.C. election bid a high-stakes game

B.C. election bid a high-stakes game

Horgan is betting it all on a single roll of the dice

  • Sep 24, 2020
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EDITORIAL: Patience a virtue, now more than ever

EDITORIAL: Patience a virtue, now more than ever

Be kind. Be calm. Be safe. It’s a mantra British Columbians have…

  • Aug 13, 2020
EDITORIAL: Patience a virtue, now more than ever
EDITORIAL: Move at your own pace, but repect others’ concerns

EDITORIAL: Move at your own pace, but repect others’ concerns

Not everyone is going to feel equally comfortable as province re-opens

  • Jun 18, 2020
EDITORIAL: Move at your own pace, but repect others’ concerns
EDITORIAL: Don’t let COVID-19 fears keep you from seeking medical help

EDITORIAL: Don’t let COVID-19 fears keep you from seeking medical help

Hospitals, clinics cleaned regularly, maintain strict protocols

  • May 28, 2020
EDITORIAL: Don’t let COVID-19 fears keep you from seeking medical help
EDITORIAL: Support for small business more vital than ever

EDITORIAL: Support for small business more vital than ever

Perhaps you’ve noticed them – the long lineups forming outside many big-box…

  • Apr 16, 2020
EDITORIAL: Support for small business more vital than ever
EDITORIAL: Crisis brings out the best and the worst in people

EDITORIAL: Crisis brings out the best and the worst in people

From grocery hoarding to uplifting lawn signs, reactions to COVID-19 have run the gamut

  • Mar 20, 2020
EDITORIAL: Crisis brings out the best and the worst in people
EDITORIAL: It’s still in us to give

EDITORIAL: It’s still in us to give

Need for blood donations doesn’t stop, even in trying times like these

  • Mar 18, 2020
EDITORIAL: It’s still in us to give