I DON’T USUALLY talk about my family as part of this segment, but I feel I need to.
I grew up in a town – I like to say it’s a city, but it’s really a town – called Winkler in southern Manitoba. Winkler is surrounded by a rural municipality called Stanley.
That’s absurd. It’s lower than Australia.
It’s more than a little concerning because my parents, my sister and brother-in-law and my 95-year-old grandmother still live in Winkler.
Thankfully, they are all on the same page when it comes to vaccines. They are part of the one-in-five.
James Peters is the radio anchor at CFJC, coming to Kamloops in 2006. He anchors the afternoon news on B-100 and 98.3 CIFM, and contributes weekly editorials to the CFJC Evening News. He tweets regularly @Jamloops.