Letter: The time has come for a basic income guarantee

The following is a submitted letter to the editor. The views and opinions expressed do not neccessarily reflect those of The Kingstonist. As we celebrate International Basic Income Week (Sept 14-20), we can recall that for a long time many thinkers have proposed the idea of a basic income. Now,

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Team McEwen wins Brier Wild Card Game, will compete in round-robin Pool A

Manitoba’s Mike McEwen beat Ontario’s Glenn Howard 5-4 in the Brier’s Wild Card Game on Friday night at the Leon’s Centre. After McEwen’s vice Reid Carruthers made a key double-peel late in the tenth end, the Manitoba skip had a clear path to draw for the victory.  “That was a

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