Two & Out

By: James Peters

Yellow Vests group shot its credibility this week

January 11, 2019 - 11:10am Updated: January 11, 2019 - 2:26pm

YOU NEVER GET A SECOND CHANCE to make a first impression, so the slogan goes.

When I first heard of the Yellow Vests Canada group and looked into them a little bit a few weeks ago, the first thing I noticed on their official Facebook page was a fulsome discussion on the virtues of Adolf Hitler.

Even so, I decided to give them the benefit of the doubt, that this was just a few wackos.

There are no sacred public spaces in Kamloops — and that includes Riverside Park

December 21, 2018 - 5:00am Updated: December 21, 2018 - 10:34am

IF YOU HEAD DOWN TO RIVERSIDE PARK on any given summer day, you're likely to see members of the Kamloops Society for Creative Anachronism, also known as the Shire of Ramsgaard, re-enacting classic swordplay and battle scenes of the 17th Century.

By the sounds of the rhetoric around the future of the park, the Shire may soon be employed to defend the honour of the park itself.