YOU SAY

Elizabeth May gave last push off the fence

August
1
,
2016
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A comment on the Kamloops A.M. News Facebook page: I was laid off from my job in the oil field about 16 months ago. When I moved home to Kamloops I was all for Ajax mine. Kamloops needs good jobs. So I chose to believe the government would make...

Harrison way off base on Insite facility

June
4
,
2016
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This comment comes from David Morrs in response to Jim Harrison’s editorial ‘Give Kelowna, not us, safe injection site.’ Wow. Jim. just...wow. You always seem to spout that we should let science and experts speak on issues that...

Downtown trees are just babies

March
29
,
2016
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Today's Feature Comment was written in response to the story 'Neighbours hope to delay tree removal.' The largest coast Douglas-firs frequently exceed over 500 years in age and occasionally over 1,000! Surely to goodness something can...

Forecasting the weather isn't easy

March
16
,
2016
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Today's Feature Comment has been posted to the story "Weather reports weren't always this wrong." Hi, I'm a meteorologist, living in Kamloops. I don't work for Environment Canada, but I do do forecasts throughout British...

The air we breathe affects our quality of life

March
10
,
2016
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A comment on the NewsKamloops Facebook page in response to the story 'No attempt to bias Ajax results, expert says.' I'm pretty sure none of my neighbours have wood stoves - I am in a new subdivision. Pollen and dust really aggravate...

Taking shortsighted path on laundry service

March
4
,
2016
2 comments
Today's Featured Comment was written in response to "Contracting Out Laundry Service a No-Brainer." First, this laundry is not your shirts and socks; it is contaminated with all the bio-hazardous drippings we don't want to think...

Goose Lake Road is a close-to-town jewel

March
1
,
2016
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Today's Feature Comment was posted in response to the story "Access option was promised, KAPA says." Goose Lake Rd is a jewel especially being so close to town. My son and I have biked it many times. Part of the Kamloops image of...

Urban chickens have many benefits

February
29
,
2016
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Today's Featured Comment is in response to the story "Cracking the Mysteries of Chickens." Economical production of protein is difficult and one of the biggest challenges in food security. Eggs are not only nutritious, but...

Please keep your judgments to yourself

February
28
,
2016
3 comments
Today's Feature Comment is written in response to Jim Harrison's editorial, "Roll up the rim, but sharing is a bad idea." What an insensitive article. "Stupid" is the truck driver who tried to go around the flashing...

Take a chance, wave hello to someone

February
27
,
2016
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Today's featured comment is in response to the Armchair Mayor column, ''Where did 'Good Morning' go?" After 35 odd years (meant in both ways it could be taken) in Kamloops, I vaguely 'recognize' nearly everyone...