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Liberals spending our children into debt

March
21
,
2016
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MAYBE EVERY Canadian should do their bit to stimulate the economy. Maybe every Canadian should be encouraged to spend beyond their means…. even more than they already are. And the end game?  Well let's let that take care of...

Enough protests from the cushy urban crowd

March
18
,
2016
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REMEMBER the words of movie actor Howard Beale in the 1976 movie….Network? "I'm mad as hell…and I'm not going to take this anymore." You have to wonder if that's a little bit of what we're seeing in...

Anti-Ajaxers move from silly to absurd

March
17
,
2016
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KT'S TIME to draw the line, because the debate over the proposed Ajax copper mine near Kamloops has moved from the silly to the absurd, and the irrational. It's one thing to express concern, but the ranting we're hearing again...

Clark deserves top marks for at least trying

March
16
,
2016
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CRISTY CLARK has never let bumps in the road get in her way. She was discounted when she declared her intention to run for the Liberal leadership. When she surprised her detractors and won that,  not very many in British Columbia...

Weather reports weren't always this wrong

March
15
,
2016
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NO ONE is perfect! Everyone makes a mistake now and then, although in some professions, the feedback is more pronounced, and the criticism more scalding. Let's take Environment Canada, and their weather forecasts, something that...

How long will the warm fuzzies last?

March
14
,
2016
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AND HERE we thought Canada was nothing more than an after thought to the U.S. Mr. Trudeau and his family appeared to change all of that, treated by the Barack Obama White House, and many Americans as celebrity. Nearly 20 years since...

Original approach might land family doctor

March
11
,
2016
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FINDING enough family doctors has become a chronic and daunting challenge for just about every community in this province. For smaller rural areas even more so, and almost all are resorting to all kinds of incentives, which makes it even...

McKenna guided by facts, not emotion, on Ajax

March
10
,
2016
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COMMUNICATION is never a bad thing, and it obviously involves as much or more listening, than speaking. To that end, the promise by Federal Environment Minister Catherine McKenna to visit Kamloops to listen to various positions on the...

Catholic Church out of touch on issues

March
9
,
2016
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IS IT CANADIANS who haven't given enough thought to assisted suicide, or is it the Catholic Church that's not given the issue the proper consideration? Doctor assisted suicide is a lightning rod to be sure, but the issue has been...

Politicians must also be seen to be clean

March
8
,
2016
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IT HASN'T taken too long for a bad odour to start coming from this lollipops and daisies Trudeau government, and its coming from one of his B.C. star cabinet ministers. Seems the husband of Justice Minister Jody Wilson Raybould is a...