OPINION: Synthetic cannabis is killing people and something should be done, Tom O'Connor says.
OPINION: The city's predilection to bowl every building with a bit of history is to be abhorred, Richard Swainson says.
OPINION: All those who regret being parents need an attitude transplant, Narelle Henson says.
OPINION: Max Christoffersen wants to know what politicians are doing to stop intergenerational poverty.
OPINION: Tom O'Connor is looking for someone in the election to stand up for workers, but hasn't found anyone yet.
Opinion: Container Deposit Scheme would reduce waste to landfill.
OPINION: Peter Dornauf gets a language lesson from his granddaughter and finds out good is bad and savage is good.
OPINION: You have to worry when feminists seem to be women's worst enemy, Narelle Henson writes.
OPINION: Laura Langman should never have been forced to choose between making a living and wearing the silver fern, Max Christoffersen says.
OBITUARY: Ron Hendl was known variously as Lofty, Big Ron and Bones. He was a big man.
OPINION: Richard Swainson's appreciation of satire was finely honed at the feet of a Yankee Doodle Dandy.
OPINION: We are often loud in our condemnation of foreign drivers, but are we really any better? Tom O'Connor thinks not.
OPINION: Art can make its point by being cooly comic, Peter Dornauf says.
OPINION: Max Christoffersen thinks legalisation of marijuana may be appropriate.
OPINION: We live in paradise. Why do we feel the need to smoke dope, Narelle Henson wants to know.
OPINION: Denise Irvine takes exception to a commenter on her last column, complaining about Waikato's fog.
OPINION: Burlesque dancer heard councillor falling fat people comment and saw red.
OPINION: Death penalty for P dealers - of any race - is possibly the only plausible deterrent to this evil trade.
OPINION: Another long-time city resident has disappeared, leaving behind sweet memories.
OPINION: High-tech solutions aren't needed to fix education, says Narelle Henson.
OPINION: The bean counters have robbed the university of the Conservatorium of Music, says Max Christoffersen.
OPINION: The Welsh make charming rugby companions, even when the Lions are winning.
OBITUARY: Arno Minnema could lighten up a party, Charles Riddle writes.
OPINION: Brexit and Trump may be harbingers of our own election, Tom O'Connor thinks.
OPINION: We can learn from Robin Williams' experience in our debate about the right to end your life with dignity, Peter Dornauf writes.
OPINION: The campaign to save and restore the WSU cowshed starts here, writes Max Christoffersen.
OBITUARY: Dr Linda Wilson will be remembered for setting up occupational therapy schools in Hamilton and Dunedin, but she had many other talents and interests.
OPINION: The Waikato is blessed with three great movie theatres, writes Richard Swainson.
OPINION: It can be hard to get riled up about climate change, or see how it will impact our lives, when the most obvious effects of climate change won't be seen or felt for many years.