OUR GOVERNORS-GENERAL are getting to be a bit of a handful. Either they’re travelling the world, spending too much money, or they aren’t doing much of anything. Are they worth the bother?
KAMLOOPS — ONE OF THE HALLMARKS of the free enterprise economy is our great enthusiasm for using just about any occasion on the calendar to go on a marketing spree or hold a sale.
KAMLOOPS — ‘In Flanders fields, the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place, and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below…’
I COME FROM A LONG LINE of storytellers.
KAMLOOPS -HAVE YOU TRIED OUT the new Xget’tem’ Trail? That’s the name of the multi-use paved path from Sahali to the bottom of Peterson Creek Park.
IT'S OFTEN SAID that a person's true priorities only come through when you look at how they spend their money. The same is true of governments.
A DECADE LATER, the crisis that threatened to take down the global financial order seems like a bad dream. Now it’s business as usual.
I’M GUESSING YOU HAVEN’T noticed, but I like to wear a different lapel pin every day on the Armchair Mayor. I have so many of them I expect that a year from now I won’t have worn any of them twice.
KAMLOOPS — THE DEBATE NOBODY EXPECTED to happen is set for Thursday night at 7 p.m. on Global and CBC TV and radio and it should be a corker.