Editorials

Heavy security is the new norm

Road blocks and semiautomatic weapons signal change at Remembrance Day services

Cost of carelessness

Given the warnings, evidence and restrictions, there is no excuse for a ‘human caused’ fire right now.

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

Time flies when you’re editing The Standard

Send your thoughts to news@hopestandard.com.

Heavy lifting ahead for BC Liberals

As the BC Liberals move into the unfamiliar confines of opposition, they’ll have to choose who best will lead them

SIMPSON: Canadians rally for wildfire victims

It’s encouraging to see the province – and nation – come together for the thousands affected

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The Great Plains resonate in Hope United Church Hall
    Pumkin Smash Derby attracts drivers from around B.C.
      Rambo turns 35, Hope celebrates famous locale
        Sisters in Spirit vigil in Hope BC

          Liberal gamesmanship carries risks

          The BC Liberal Party could find itself alienating the support that has kept it in power for 16 years.

          EDITORIAL: Giving year-round

          Underlying concept of holidays rooted in neighbourly actions

          EDITORIAL: A gift that really matters

          It's never too late to register as an organ donor—until it's too late

          • Dec 16th, 2015

          Editorial: Work together for change

          Everyone should have the opportunity to voice their opinions

          • Sep 19th, 2013

          Editorial: Paying tribute to pioneers

          Today, only small sections of the original Cariboo Wagon Road remain to connect us with our past

          Editorial: A battle we never fought

          A story in this week’s edition of the Hope Standard recognizing the 25th anniversary of the opening of the Coquihalla Highway (under the news tab) is a snapshot in time that reveals much more than our history.

          • May 9th, 2011