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Letter: Commissioner race still open

To the Editor:

U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley’s town hall meeting was held in the John Day Senior Center on Friday, July 6. Sam Palmer introduced himself and said that he had won the primary election for county commissioner. That is...

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Letters to the Editor: June 20, 2018
This week’s letters.
Letter: Slow down and care for life

To the Editor:

I am reminded of dialogue from a famous 1961 Audrey Hepburn movie, “Breakfast At Tiffany’s,” where she struggled with relationships, even with her cat.

“I’m like Cat here, a no-name slob.

Letter: Arming teachers ‘neither dangerous nor irresponsible’

To the Editor:

A recent guest editorial has called “arming teachers” dangerous and, therefore, irresponsible. Instead, the writer suggests that spending more money on armed guards and other security measures is the responsible...

Letter: Initiative preserves Second Amendment

To the Editor:

In response to the Grant County Second Amendment preservation ordinance under review by Judge Cramer, Blue Mountains Forest Partners Executive Director Mark Webb challenges this as being unconstitutional. Note this is a Second...