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Ian Jacques

Ian Jacques

Ian Jacques joined the Optimist full-time as a multi-media journalist in June of 2017.

He is an award-winning editor and reporter and was previously editor of the Burnaby/New West Newsleader, editor at Coast Reporter in Sechelt and assistant editor at the Squamish Chief.

He was named editor of the Delta Optimist in August, 2020.

You can reach him at ijacques@delta-optimist.com or call 604-998-3616.

Email
ijacques@delta-optimist.com

Recent Work by Ian

Editorial: Time to end this ride?

Editorial: Time to end this ride?

Optimist readers have a divided opinion when it comes to the future of the Tour de Delta
VPD tight-lipped on police response in Tsawwassen

VPD tight-lipped on police response in Tsawwassen

The Optimist has learned that the police presence consisted of Vancouver Police and the RCMP Lower Mainland Emergency Response team.
Would-be-scammer arrested by Delta Police

Would-be-scammer arrested by Delta Police

Scammer expecting to collect cash gets arrested
Liberal opposition critical of timelines for COVID-19 Closure Relief Grant

Liberal opposition critical of timelines for COVID-19 Closure Relief Grant

Too little, too late says South Delta MLA
Editorial: Snow has taken its toll

Editorial: Snow has taken its toll

Overall, I think our city crews have done an excellent job
Extreme weather alert lifted for Delta shelters

Extreme weather alert lifted for Delta shelters

It has been a long stretch for shelter volunteers and staff
Delta school trustees call for proof of vaccination policy

Delta school trustees call for proof of vaccination policy

Effective Jan. 17 district staff will be given a minimum of six weeks to disclose their vaccination status
Applications being accepted for Summer Jobs program

Applications being accepted for Summer Jobs program

Program is aiming to create up to 100,000 full-time summer jobs for young people across the country
Editorial: 100 reasons to celebrate in 2022

Editorial: 100 reasons to celebrate in 2022

We here at the Optimist have a lot to be thankful for and 100 reasons to celebrate in 2022.
Editorial: Reflections of 2021

Editorial: Reflections of 2021

Here is to brighter days ahead for all of us in 2022