KAMLOOPS — Netflix should be taxed but not as earlier proposed with a so-called “Netflix tax.” That proposal would have seen increased costs to access the internet.
KAMLOOPS — The circus is coming to town this week. And, with it, the perennial issue of whether circuses are a good or a bad thing.
KAMLOOPS — A new mayor and two new Kamloops City councillors were sworn into office at a small invitation-only ceremony last night and the council is now back to a full roster.
KAMLOOPS — Saturday was a cold, wet, and slightly dreary day, though rain was such precious commodity during the summer that I cannot get myself to dislike it, no matter how much I miss the sun.
KAMLOOPS — Candidates for the leadership of the BC Liberal party held their first debate Sunday afternoon, competing to see who could apologize the most for losing this year’s election.
Privacy is hard to come by these days. The world has become a place without filters, where the best and the worst in us have full range of expression, and where lives can be celebrated or tarnished in an instant.
KAMLOOPS — For many of us, the death of Ryan Pinneo in January of 2016 was the first indication something was different. The young Kamloops man had died of a fentanyl overdose.
KAMLOOPS — Canadians opened their hearts and homes to Syrian refugees last year. It was a warm humanitarian gesture as well as an economic imperative: Canada relies on immigrants to sustain our work force.
KAMLOOPS — As long as we’re going to be subjected to the proportional representation version of the old Groundhog Day movie, we’d better find a formula for approval that’s fair to both sides — and I think I have one.