Opinions

Two & Out By James Peters
September 8, 2017 - 6:05am

KAMLOOPS — When the justice system deals with someone like Allan Schoenborn, public safety must be its number one concern. 

Armchair Mayor By Mel Rothenburger
September 7, 2017 - 5:14am

KAMLOOPS — For a man who is so media savvy, Justin Trudeau’s ham-handed handling of tax reforms is surprising.

Eyeview By David Charbonneau
September 7, 2017 - 5:00am

KAMLOOPS — Illegal fentanyl lab operators don’t intend to kill users. They would prefer to have return customers. The problem, I suspect, is that the fentanyl used is so concentrated that it’s hard to dissolve to a uniform consistency.

Armchair Mayor By Mel Rothenburger
September 6, 2017 - 5:20am

KAMLOOPS — Auto insurance is going up yet again — about $130 a year including both basic and optional insurance, according to an ICBC announcement yesterday. The insurer blames it on more crashes, more claims and higher costs.

Armchair Mayor By Mel Rothenburger
September 4, 2017 - 7:27am

KAMLOOPS — This is the seventh in a series on my experiences as the mayor of Kamloops from 1999 to 2005.  By MEL ROTHENBURGER  “Well, so much for barbershop polls.” 

The Way I See It By Daniela Ginta
September 4, 2017 - 7:18am

KAMLOOPS — If your summer fun includes going to the beach, on the shores of either the South or North Thompson Rivers, you likely noticed the receding water line over the last few weeks, more so on the first.

Armchair Mayor By Mel Rothenburger
September 2, 2017 - 9:33am

KAMLOOPS  I watched the demolition work at the old Kamloops Daily News building for a couple of minutes the other day. The sign says “Daily News Site – Demolition.” It should say, “Daily News Site – Demolished Dreams.”

One Man's Opinion By Doug Collins
September 1, 2017 - 8:07am

KAMLOOPS — I often question how decisions are made regarding the design of intersections in the city. Especially where they involve properties that are in a difficult spot. It is not easy to resolve.

Two & Out By James Peters
September 1, 2017 - 5:00am

KAMLOOPS — Hydropothecary is ready for the revolution. Or at least that's what Terry Lake, a new executive with the Gatineau-based company, would have you believe.

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