Opinions

Armchair Mayor By Mel Rothenburger
December 15, 2016 - 6:51am

KAMLOOPS — Just great. Now we can look forward to riding the hotel elevator with a drunk guy sucking back a gin and tonic.

Eyeview By David Charbonneau
December 15, 2016 - 5:00am

KAMLOOPS — The antics of some Conservative leadership hopefuls are pathetic.

Armchair Mayor By Mel Rothenburger
December 14, 2016 - 3:00pm

KAMLOOPS — All the candidates in the Kamloops-North Thompson riding so far have one thing in common — none of them lives there.

Plain Rhetoric By Bill McQuarrie
December 14, 2016 - 5:00am

KAMLOOPS — As I entered the hospital parking lot I was reminded of Richard Dawkins’ quote that went something like, “Don’t ask God to cure cancer and world poverty.  He’s too busy finding you a parking space.”

Armchair Mayor By Mel Rothenburger
December 13, 2016 - 3:00pm

KAMLOOPS — The last barriers to drug harm-reduction sites are falling, thanks to a drug-overdose crisis and some enlightened action by provincial and federal governments.

One Man's Opinion By Doug Collins
December 13, 2016 - 5:00am

KAMLOOPS — I am not an expert in social media. There are those I work with who understand this better than I.

The Way I See It By Daniela Ginta
December 12, 2016 - 5:00am

KAMLOOPS — Yesterday morning was a magical one. Snow and temperatures below 10 for a change after days of almost minus 15. Puppy and I found our way to Peterson Creek and, aside from snow, we found exuberance.

One Man's Opinion By Doug Collins
December 11, 2016 - 5:00am

KAMLOOPS — We have long failed to recognize the contributions of Canada’s women to our rich history, just as we have failed to recognize the contributions of many of our First Nations leaders. 

Armchair Mayor By Mel Rothenburger
December 10, 2016 - 5:00am

KAMLOOPS — And people say local politics is dull. I say, Pshaw. (Now there’s a word that should come back in style.)

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