Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: Cast your municipal vote for sanity on homelessness

Thousands on waiting list while anti-capitalist bullies get priority

Letter: Hope food drive shows community has a belly full of generosity

Editor, The organizers of the fourth annual BC Thanksgiving Food Drive in…

GUEST COLUMN: B.C.’s union-only construction plan doesn’t benefit communities

B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson calls it payoff to NDP supporters

  • Oct 13, 2018
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Letter: Use your vote this Oct. 20, says Hope resident

Editor, As a citizen of both Canada and the U.S.A., I am…

  • Oct 13, 2018

Letter: Chief Ken Hansen extends a hand to elected officials in Hope

Editor, Please allow me to share some thoughts with you regarding the…

Column: If not now, when will we make the changes needed to stop global warming?

The thought of our children or grandchildren suffering from the ravages of climate change are unbearable to think about, too frightening to consider. So we don’t.

Domestic violence: She thought it could never happen to her

How do you catch a fish? With attractive bait, a strong hook…

  • Oct 9, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: LNG breakthrough likely means higher heating bills

Rest of the province will have to tighten its carbon belt

B.C. VIEWS: LNG breakthrough likely means higher heating bills

Rest of the province will have to tighten its carbon belt

Letter: Mayor Wifried Vicktor sets record straight regarding council’s track record

Editor, Over the past four years, I have had the pleasure of…

  • Oct 6, 2018

Imagine a future without your local newspaper

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

COLUMN: Newspapers matter, now more than ever

National Newspaper Week is Oct. 1-7

  • Oct 1, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Adrian Dix’s private clinic crackdown begins

Province ramps up MRI machines, but what about surgery?

Letter: Bud Gardner says thanks, but no thanks, to run for mayor

Editor, I wish to thank all of the many, many people who…

  • Sep 29, 2018

Purple Light Nights: Ending the silence on domestic violence

October is a month of understanding and exposing domestic violence, and building respectful relationships

  • Sep 29, 2018

Letter: People with lived experience of homelessness, trauma and addictions must be at the HART table

Editor, Having read the article, “Group tackles the complexity of homelessness, trauma…

  • Sep 28, 2018

Editorial: Actions speak louder than (Facebook) words

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

COLUMN: B.C. doesn’t have enough workers to meet industries’ demand

Jock Finlayson of BC Business Council writes about the provincial government’s Labour Market Outlook

  • Sep 26, 2018

Letter: Fraser-Cascade students make their mind up about welding at summer Mind Over Metal camp

Editor, School has officially started, but twenty Hope Secondary students got a…

  • Sep 23, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Looking under the hood of ICBC’s war on crashes

Is our accident rate really soaring, or is it inefficiency?