Editorials

EDITORIAL: There are ways to stand up to crime

Get a file number. Go to the police station. Find out who was on duty.

Don’t be afraid to share pictures of your children

I would argue sharing photos of children does more good than harm for them and the community

Editor’s view: Why I no longer greet the day with groans and gripes

The moment when my alarm goes off in the morning (well let’s…

Editorial: Violence against homeless man hits close to home

A few weeks ago, a man who is sleeping rough at the…

Accidental victims

What happens when the authorities think you’re homeless and you’re not?

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Hope Care Transit van recovered on rural road
Day 2 of the 2019 Chainsaw Carving Competition in Hope
Frustrations boil at Coffee with a Cop event in Hope
Hope B.C.'s 2019 Chainsaw Carving Competition

Imagine a future without your local newspaper

On National Newspaper Week, editor of The Hope Standard reflects on when local news is important

Editorial: Actions speak louder than (Facebook) words

When Facebook first made its mainstream debut on the web, it was…

Editor’s view: Eight months as editor of The Hope Standard and I’m still all ears

Who knew editing a community newspaper would be an eye-opening, overwhelming, life-changing…

Hope woman, missing without a trace, demands our community’s attention

Crucial details around Shawnee Inyallie’s disappearance still unknown, family is not giving up

DeMeer: Cats and dogs are reigning – and it’s wrong

Princeton editor Andra DeMeer tackles the issue placing pets over people

Opinion: Anti-media language hurts everyone

Fake news. The two words are strongly associated with a man who…

Editor’s View: All it takes is a spark

An entire community could be erased with the flick of a cigarette butt

EDITORIAL: Vandalism shows need for rainbow crosswalk

Hateful graffiti shows Salmon Arm’s need for a symbol of inclusion

EDITORIAL: Leisurely floats can turn deadly on Lower Mainland waters

Chilliwack’s lakes and rivers offer a great place to cool off, but their beauty belies their danger

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

Five people were gunned down in the Capital Gazette newsroom

Editorial: What’s all the fuss about pot?

Don’t worry, be happy about pot legalization

  • Jun 26, 2018

EDITORIAL: All children created equal

There are still some who justify President Donald Trump’s treatment of migrant children

  • Jun 19, 2018

When it comes to seniors, doomsday numbers don’t add up

As Seniors Week wrapped up June 9, now is a good time…

  • Jun 13, 2018

EDITORIAL: SafePoint injection site is saving lives

Despite your personal take on Surrey’s controversial site, it’s hard to argue with results

  • Jun 12, 2018