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Letter: The vaccination card debate — what about staff?

Letter: The vaccination card debate — what about staff?

Editor: Proof is a big word when asking a patron to reveal their personal medical information, which is normally kept private between a doctor and patient. The other side of the coin is the server delivering your food and the cook preparing it.

Letter: Government funding for the homeless should be used on the homeless

Editor: Re: The Aug. 19 story regarding funding the city is receiving (‘ City of Kamloops gets $1.
View From SD73: We are stronger together as community

View From SD73: We are stronger together as community

While we recognize families and students are excited to see each other in school in September, we know there is some anxiety about what school will look like.
Letter: A poem for the epidemic that won't end

Letter: A poem for the epidemic that won't end

Editor: Aug. 31 was International Overdose Awareness Day and I would like to share one of my writings on substance use and addiction with the community. I am a street outreach worker with the ASK Wellness Society.
Dyer: After a few decades, an Islamist dead-end looms

Dyer: After a few decades, an Islamist dead-end looms

There will doubtless continue to be scattered Islamist terrorist attacks both within and beyond the Arab world for many years, although probably none as dramatic as the events of Sept. 11, 2001. But the notion that the Taliban takeover in Afghanistan will lead to a huge new wave of Islamist terrorism is absurd.
Letter: When voting, remember who called this unnecessary election

Letter: When voting, remember who called this unnecessary election

Editor: Someone in Ottawa has decided Canada needs to have a federal election. Maybe he believes he is speaking for all Canadians. I used to live in southwest Ontario half-a-lifetime ago.
Letter: Absolutely 'gobsmacked' by Edmonton priest's comments

Letter: Absolutely 'gobsmacked' by Edmonton priest's comments

Editor: I could hardly believe it when I read the KTW article of Aug. 18 (‘ Tk’emlúps condemns what it calls Catholic priest’s hate speech ’) that detailed the comments of Rev.
Letter: Premier Horgan chose a bad time to take a vacation

Letter: Premier Horgan chose a bad time to take a vacation

Editor: If President Emmanuel Macron can show up within 24 hours of the fire situation in France being declared critical, then where was Premier John Horgan? Did I miss something? I don’t know how, as I have been following all the notable fires since
FOULDS: The joy in scamming a telephone scammer

FOULDS: The joy in scamming a telephone scammer

Wasting their time and messing with their minds can be sweet retribution.
Letter: Ord road is a disaster waiting to happen

Letter: Ord road is a disaster waiting to happen

Editor: My profound sympathies to those who live, work or travel along that pathetic excuse for a main thoroughfare called Ord Road. Forty years ago, it was a wonderful country road, but it is now a dangerous embarrassment.