Opinion

Opinion: Don’t be afraid of the empty bus seat, or your life insurance

A life insurance agent, briefcase in hand, steps onto a bus with…

  • Sep 22, 2018

Letter: A difficult time eased by lovely people at local pharmacy

Editor, We would like to send a big, warm thank you to…

  • Sep 22, 2018

Letter: Thankful to the people of Hope for kindness to a homeless resident

Editor, I want to thank the owners of the La Dolce Vita…

  • Sep 22, 2018
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B.C. VIEWS: ’Not photo radar’ coming soon to high-crash areas

ICBC deficit now largely due to reckless and distracted driving

B.C. VIEWS: Canada’s carbon tax house of cards is falling down

Revealed as just another sales tax, it’s doomed in B.C. and nationally

Letter: Care Transit’s ‘angels on wheels’ made cancer treatments possible for one Hope family

Editor, We would like to give a great big thank you, once…

  • Sep 7, 2018

Letter: Connecting to the Fraser Valley will be difficult without Greyhound

Editor, I have had occasion to often cross paths with the Hope…

  • Sep 6, 2018

Letter: Mark Strahl thanks first responders for efforts during 2018 fire season

Editor, We are lucky to live in such a beautiful province. However,…

COLUMN: Time for a reality check on Canada’s exports

Industrial transitions do not happen overnight, Jock Finlayson writes

  • Sep 5, 2018

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…

B.C. VIEWS: Every day is Labour Day for John Horgan’s NDP

Union sign-ups, minimum wage for farm workers on the table

Open borders would kill family farms, threaten food sovereignty, dairy farmer says

Trump doesn’t have his facts straight about supply management

  • Aug 31, 2018

Letter: A paving job well done on Kawkawa Lake Road

Editor, Kudos to the paving company for the first class job they…

  • Aug 30, 2018

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

Letter: Hope man facing homelessness gives thanks for change, kindness

Editor, On Friday, Aug. 13, I was at Save-On-Foods. I was collecting…

  • Aug 27, 2018

Letter: Use many empty buildings in Hope to house the homeless

Editor, I am just wondering why the District of Hope can waste…

  • Aug 27, 2018

Letter: Canada’s competitiveness is at risk says Chilliwack-Hope MP Mark Strahl

Editor, This just in: Canada’s competitiveness is in big trouble. With a…

  • Aug 27, 2018

Letter: State of public washrooms in Memorial Park a sorry sight for Hope visitors

Editor, Today, I had occasion to visit the washrooms in our beautiful…

  • Aug 27, 2018

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

Princeton editor Andra DeMeer tackles the issue placing pets over people

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan’s latest reality check on wildfire threat

‘New normal’ is not a solution, just an empty sound bite