Getting to Know Serge Lajoie

Some things you should know about the new head coach of the Kamloops Blazers, Serge Lajoie:•His French Canadian connection is not by name only. Lajoie (pronounced La-zwah`) is perfectly fluent in French, both writing and speaking, and speaks French to his children Isabelle and Marc. In the presence of friends, the family speaks English.• Wife …

The Power of the Pen to Inspire

It was just a few weeks ago when the telephone rang in the middle of the day and on the other end was the voice of my former longtime radio colleague Rick “The Bear” Wile. “So how do you like sleeping in bud?” hequeried. Without a second of hesitation, I had to admit that my body clock was still at work and after nearly thirty years of anchoring the morning …