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Letter: Bear in mind, this Kamloops Airport employee is special

Letter: Bear in mind, this Kamloops Airport employee is special

A young man got out of the truck and told me to please be watchful as they had just chased a bear off the airfield and that it was headed in my direction
Letter: A poem dedicated to all the children in unmarked graves

Letter: A poem dedicated to all the children in unmarked graves

The poem from KTW letter writer Alba Covaceuszach comes as the nation prepares to mark the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation
Dyer: The Quad and the next Cold War

Dyer: The Quad and the next Cold War

Should we despair that only 30 years after the last Cold War ended, we are heading into another one? Not at all. We’re lucky that we got out of the last one without a war and we’re even luckier it took so long before the next organized confrontation between the great powers got underway.
Letter: Guess who broke the health-care system in B.C.?

Letter: Guess who broke the health-care system in B.C.?

Editor: After reading about our two MLAs’ criticisms of the Royal Inland Hospital staffing crisis, I felt, as a health-sciences professional, that it was necessary to speak up.
Letter: Attack on teen was an attack on the community

Letter: Attack on teen was an attack on the community

Editor: Thank you for publishing the story about a teen being assaulted on Overlander beach by other youths (‘ Attack on teen has mom issuing warning ,’ Sept. 15).
FOULDS: My prime minister called a $600-million election and all I got was a lousy trip to 2019

FOULDS: My prime minister called a $600-million election and all I got was a lousy trip to 2019

The polls were deadly accurate and the mainstream media was correct in its analysis, much to the chagrin of some.
Letter: Councillor's column a timely reminder for all of us to listen and care for one another

Letter: Councillor's column a timely reminder for all of us to listen and care for one another

Editor: Re: Kamloops Coun. Denis Walsh’s column of Sept. 15 (‘ Healthy dialogue, healthy community ’): I want to thank Walsh so much for reminding us to remain civil and open-minded. To quote Dr. Bonnie Henry — be kind.
Letter: A vaccinated KTW reader ponders the reason for the vaccine passport program

Letter: A vaccinated KTW reader ponders the reason for the vaccine passport program

Editor: I have had both my COVID-19 shots. As such, it is easy to dismiss those who do not want to be vaccinated as “antivaxxers,” “radicals” or “nut jobs.
Letter: Watch for Charter challenges due to vaccine passport program

Letter: Watch for Charter challenges due to vaccine passport program

Editor: British Columbia is apparently divided on the public health order requiring proof of vaccination to access some non-essential businesses and services. Canada’s Charter of Rights and Freedoms is being cited as the argument against the order.
FOULDS: All-candidates forum a mostly cordial affair

FOULDS: All-candidates forum a mostly cordial affair

Due to pandemic-related gathering restrictions, the Sept. 13 event was held without an audience and broadcast online and on the radio.