Opinions

Armchair Mayor By Mel Rothenburger
July 13, 2017 - 5:00am

If an RCMP officer knocked on your door and told you to evacuate your home due to an approaching wildfire, what would you do? Most of us would get out as fast as we could.

Armchair Mayor By Mel Rothenburger
July 12, 2017 - 5:00am

KAMLOOPS — Right about now, frustration and impatience should be setting in among some of the unfortunate people who have been displaced from their homes by the wildfires.

Plain Rhetoric By Bill McQuarrie
July 11, 2017 - 5:00am

KAMLOOPS — One of the expected consequences of writing a political opinion piece is the inevitable name calling.

Armchair Mayor By Mel Rothenburger
July 10, 2017 - 3:30pm

KAMLOOPS — One can’t fully appreciate the enormity of the job involved in looking after wildfire evacuees until you drill down to the small things.

One Man's Opinion By Doug Collins
July 10, 2017 - 3:00pm

KAMLOOPS — I often wonder why it takes tragedy to bring out the best (and sometimes the worst) in people.

The Way I See It By Daniela Ginta
July 10, 2017 - 5:00am

I was almost done with writing this week’s column by Thursday last week. It was about the missing campfire ban; it was long overdue and its absence worrying.

One Man's Opinion By Doug Collins
July 9, 2017 - 5:00am

KAMLOOPS — The plight of Sears is indicative of what is happening with many of our traditional shopping sources. And it could well get worse before it gets better.

Armchair Mayor By Mel Rothenburger
July 8, 2017 - 8:22am

All my life, I’ve been skeptical about the existence of a supreme being. I was raised an atheist, but drifted toward agnosticism quite some time ago.

Two & Out By James Peters
July 7, 2017 - 4:30pm

KAMLOOPS — There are many, many things in the world to make a reasonable person angry these days.  The list seems to be getting longer every week, with white supremacists taking top spot to kick off July.

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