B.C.’s steelhead need our support: Fraser-Nicola MLA

Conservation of our natural wildlife is an important factor in keeping British…

  • Aug 10, 2020

LETTER: Time to rename British Columbia

One reader wants the province to create a more inclusive name for B.C.

  • Jul 20, 2020

LETTER: Kudos to Koot for bear rescues amid COVID-19 pandemic

Editor: Kudos to Lydia Koot, a humble, long time resident of Hope…

  • Jul 18, 2020

LETTER: Hope speed demons could prove deadly

Editor: I walk round Hope almost daily. The end of my walk…

  • Jul 13, 2020

Letter: William Tell Overture rings out over Kawkawa Lake

Editor: Thank you to Mr. Stevens, who lives on the shores of…

  • Jun 29, 2020

LETTER: Few masks on in Hope store a worry

Editor: I have never written a letter to the editor before, but…

  • Jun 28, 2020
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Letter: Working together to support Hope

Editor: Though we have been kept apart for the last few months,…

  • Jun 22, 2020

LETTER: Colouring for a cause, a win-win for our Elders

Editor: June 15 is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD), as designated…

  • Jun 6, 2020

LETTER: Celebrating contribution of seniors in our community, amid COVID-19

Editor: Each year, the first week of June in British Columbia is…

  • Jun 6, 2020

MP: Gun ban won’t stop gun crime

Editor: I want to take this opportunity to respond to Mr. Pavick’s…

  • May 30, 2020

LETTER: Remembering the royal May Days of the 1950s

Editor: In the 50s, May Days were a very royal event. A…

  • May 29, 2020

LETTER: Supporting local seniors during COVID

Editor: Over a month after stay-at-home orders began there is a lot…

  • May 22, 2020

LETTER: PM’s gun ban ‘reeks of dictatorship’

Editor: Mr. Pavick, in his letter to the editor (Hope Standard, May…

  • May 22, 2020

LETTER: KSM mine underwent ‘comprehensive, transparent peer-reviewed environmental assessment’

Seabridge Gold’s KSM project did incorporate independent and peer-reviewed science

  • May 19, 2020

LETTER: Strahl ‘doesn’t have his ear to the ground’ on local crime, issues

Resident criticizes MP’s focus on shooting down Trudeau’s gun ban

  • May 16, 2020

LETTER: Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon MP critical of Trudeau’s firearms ban

Editor, “You don’t need an AR-15 to bring down a deer,” Prime…

  • May 16, 2020

LETTER: Free ‘psychological first aid’ for people experiencing stress, anxiety or uncertainty

Editor: In partnership with UBC’s Okanagan campus, the BC Psychological Association (BCPA)…

LETTER: Remembering Sheriff Teasle

Editor, Brian Dennehy gone at 81. Brian was the sheriff who was…

  • May 8, 2020

LETTER: Our continued commitment to help keep residents informed and communities strong

London Drugs knows the value of supporting community newspapers

  • May 8, 2020

COLUMN: From flattening the COVID-19 curve to Team B.C. recovery

B.C. business leaders say they’re ready to restart economy

  • Apr 30, 2020