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This week’s editorial cartoons.
Our view: Health authority audit interference was outrageous
Our view: Health authority audit interference was outrageous
State leaders must insist on transparency, compliance
Letter: Victims of sexual harassment should report it

To the Editor:

When I was a 25-year-old college student back in the 1970s, I was very badly sexually harassed by a female college professor who had a lot of power over me. It finally ended when another female college professor insisted that I...

Letter: Officials should uphold the Constitution

To the Editor:

I was very happy and relieved to hear that Sheriff Palmer was cleared of all charges. As a taxpayer and an American, I expect our law enforcement people and elected officials to meet with any group who comes into our great county...

Editorial cartoons
Editorial cartoons
This week’s editorial cartoons.
Our View: Hear women roar

The latter half of 2017 will be remembered as the time that women all over the globe drew a line in the sand.

No longer will sexual harassment be endured silently. No longer will abusers operate with impunity. No longer will men dominate...

Guest Comment: Capital credit payouts

I am often asked why capital credits are not paid to Oregon Trail Electric Cooperative members as they are earned. Most of these inquiries follow directly after OTEC has mailed allocation notices informing members of their new capital credit...

Letter: Wolves harm big game populations

To the Editor:

In America on is presumed innocent until proven guilty unless a wolf is involved. For nearly 300 years a bounty on wolves existed throughout the country. Once the wolf was extirpated, livestock depredations ended and big game...

Letter: Going the extra mile

To the Editor:

Thanksgiving morning, I found out I had no internet service. I called the after-hours number, which is located in Utah. A very helpful lady tired to help doing the computer things. After maybe 30 minutes, she told me that the...

Letter: Voter rights and representation

To the Editor:

The Blue Mountain Eagle reported that the John Day City Council voted “to organize an interagency task force to dissolve the current dispatch center and to negotiate a transition plan for a new 911 jurisdictional plan to...

Editorial cartoons
Editorial cartoons
This week’s editorial cartoons.
Our View: Governor’s energy orders set unrealistic standards
Building regulations would be onerous for private business
Guest Comment: We must save Medicaid from Gov. Brown’s failed leadership

As a doctor who has devoted my life to health and healing and as a lawmaker who supports Oregon’s expanded Medicaid program, I am gravely concerned about the lack of leadership from Gov. Kate Brown that has created an atmosphere of chaos,...

Letter: Rural community commitment inspiring

To the Editor:

There are many ways to give back to one’s community including engaging in careers of service, volunteering, donating to causes, participating in community events and generally being aware of issues and resources in the...

Letter: Tim White is a different candidate

To the Editor:

I’m writing in support of a different sort of candidate for Oregon’s Second Congressional District — different because of his independence from party dogma and a real desire to see real benefit to the...

Letter: America is being destroyed from within

To the Editor:

To the world, America was a beacon of light, giving hope, prosperity and freedom to all who came to the shores of this great nation.

Today, Americans watch our statues being removed in most of the Southern states. Some claim...

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Letters to the Editor

Letter: Victims of sexual harassment should report it

To the Editor:

When I was a 25-year-old college student back in the 1970s, I was very badly sexually harassed by a female college professor...

Letter: Officials should uphold the Constitution

To the Editor:

I was very happy and relieved to hear that Sheriff Palmer was cleared of all charges. As a taxpayer and an American, I...

Letter: Wolves harm big game populations
Letter: Going the extra mile
Letter: Voter rights and representation

Editorials

Our View: Trump’s denigration of FBI is self-serving
President Trump is lashing out at an American institution with a far better reputation than he enjoys himself
Our view: Health authority audit interference was outrageous
State leaders must insist on transparency, compliance
Our View: Hear women roar
Our View: Governor’s energy orders set unrealistic standards