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Millroy: Who is Going to Live and Who is Going to Die?

Pretty well everything you read or hear about the coronavirus, labelled COVID-19, is scary but I think the scariest is the suggestion that eventually...

Millroy: How many times a day do some people go pottie?

With all the worries surrounding the coronavirus, known as COVID-19, I have to question the worth of a news release from Sault Area Hospital...

Millroy: The State of Roadways In This City

Considering the state of the roadways in this city, in most cases that being really bad, I think most of us who spend time...

Millroy: Ontario parents owe teachers a great debt of gratitude

I DON’T THINK THERE is any doubt that Ontario parents owe teachers a great debt of gratitude for taking on the Ford government over...

Millroy: The Wet’suwet’en are split on the pipeline.

I have often wondered when it comes to protests that spring up in one place and then, assuming virus-like qualities, move on across the...

Millroy: Barker didn’t leave empty-handed

Dr. Kimberly Barker, who was forced to resign as medical officer of health after it was revealed she had hired a convicted criminal with...

Millroy: Over 7,000 Canadians Have Done This

I was in a favour of an assisted-dying law for this country long before one was finally enacted in 2016, which came about as...

Millroy: The Importance of Economic Development

When I mentioned in last week’s column that city council had only given lip service to the city’s economic development department back in the...

Millroy: Economic Development Under Council Supervision

It looks, at least to me, that the Economic Development Corporation has come full circle. Back in the 1980s, economic development was a two-person show...

Millroy: Same-Sex Marriage 15 Years Later

In the lead-up to Canada legalizing same-sex marriage in July 2005, those on the far right of the religious spectrum chanted repeatedly that it...






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