Opinion

How to support immigrants, new Canadians in your community facing domestic violence

Not all men are abusive to their immigrant wives, but it is a common theme in her work, says Jodi McBride

  • Oct 22, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Residents have had enough of catering to squatters

Media myth of homeless victims offends those who know better

GUEST COLUMN: B.C.’s proportional representation vote is dishonest, misleading

Veteran of 2005 Citizens’ Assembly urges rejection of new voting systems

  • Oct 21, 2018
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Letter: Mental health group invites people in Hope to find encouragement

Editor, Mental illness is a tough foe that can isolate us. There…

  • Oct 20, 2018

Youth forum at Hope high school to look at relationship violence and the story of Maple Batalia

“Everyone called her Old Lady Nelson, when in truth she was maybe…

  • Oct 16, 2018

GUEST COLUMN: A better way to manage B.C.’s public construction

Claire Trevena responds to Andrew Wilkinson on NDP union policy

  • Oct 14, 2018

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

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