Opinions

Armchair Mayor By Mel Rothenburger
May 25, 2017 - 8:00am

KAMLOOPS — We officially have a minority government in British Columbia for the first time since Social Credit came to power in 1952. Now what?

Eyeview By David Charbonneau
May 25, 2017 - 5:00am

KAMLOOPS — The fires of cultural appropriation were fanned recently when the editor of a small magazine published by The Writers’ Union of Canada wrote “I don’t believe in cultural appropriation.” Then he poured gasoline on the fire by p

Armchair Mayor By Mel Rothenburger
May 24, 2017 - 5:00am

KAMLOOPS — Municipal politicians receive a benefit a lot of people might not know about — a third of their stipend is tax free.

One Man's Opinion By Doug Collins
May 23, 2017 - 11:00am

KAMLOOPS — The bombing at the Manchester Arena last night is a new level of terrorist escalation in my view.

Plain Rhetoric By Bill McQuarrie
May 23, 2017 - 8:58am

KAMLOOPS — Let’s ban parking meters from downtown! Okay, now that I have your attention let me add, I’m serious.

Armchair Mayor By Mel Rothenburger
May 23, 2017 - 5:00am

KAMLOOPS — Let’s set the record straight about that conversation around the City council table last week with respect to Coun. Marg Spina’s announcement that she intends to resign at the end of June.

The Way I See It By Daniela Ginta
May 22, 2017 - 5:00am

KAMLOOPS — Every time I drive to Vancouver I get reminded of a few things. Firstly, that British Columbia is a beautiful place, no matter the season.

One Man's Opinion By Doug Collins
May 21, 2017 - 5:00am

KAMLOOPS — It may take me a while to “get” the new logo from Tourism Kamloops.

Armchair Mayor By Mel Rothenburger
May 20, 2017 - 5:00am

KAMLOOPS — (With apologies to The Paper Chase) Good morning, class. Welcome to By-Elections 101. You come here with a skull full of mush; you leave thinking like a politician or, at least, a City Hall procedures wonk.

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