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Editor’s Notebook: Meet strong pioneer women of the West
Matt Winters collection
Editor’s Notebook: Meet strong pioneer women of the West
Strong women of the west

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Column: The Iran deal: What we’ve given up
It was but a year and a half ago that Barack Obama endorsed the objective of abolition when he said that Iran’s heavily fortified Fordow nuclear facility, its plutonium-producing heavy-water reactor and its advanced centrifuges were all...
Guest Column: Put the pride back in the Port
Guest Column: Put the pride back in the Port
David Densmore on the Port's boatyard
Column: A new phase in anti-Obama attacks
Column: A new phase in anti-Obama attacks
Republican lawmakers in Washington and around the country have been focused on blocking Obama’s agenda and denigrating him personally since the day he took office in 2009.
Guest column: A tribute to dispatchers
Jeff Rusiecki re Public Safety Dispatcher Appreciation Week
Column: Remains from Lincoln’s last day
Column: Remains from Lincoln’s last day
How Republicans have changed Lincoln's party
Editor’s Notebook: Marquis says Russia looks different this time around
Editor’s Notebook: Marquis says Russia looks different this time around
Russia beckons American visitors – this time Josh Marquis and Cindy Price.
Column: McDonald’s turns ‘progressive’
Column: McDonald’s turns ‘progressive’
You could almost feel sorry for McDonald’s.
Column: Reopening the U.S. Embassy in Tehran
The nuclear deal with Iran is still only preliminary, but if concluded it will represent the most important U.S. diplomatic achievement since the Dayton Accords ended the Bosnian war two decades ago.
Water Under the Bridge: April 8, 2015
News stories from our archives
Column: What we need in candidates
I begin covering each campaign by reading a book about Abraham Lincoln, and I end each election night, usually after midnight, at the statue of the Lincoln Memorial.
Column: Injuring the quest for justice?
This week the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism issued its damning report about the journalistic lapses by Rolling Stone magazine when it published a salacious, and now-discredited, story about a supposed gang rape at a University of...
Column: Conscience of a corporation
Column: Conscience of a corporation
Corporations and a conscience
Column: The trader who donates half his pay
High-paying job allows this man to donate more
Column: Our land, up for grabs
Column: Our land, up for grabs
Our federal lands up for grabs
Editor’s Notebook: Looking at the world through orca eyes: ‘There be monsters’
Editor’s Notebook: Looking at the world through orca eyes: ‘There be monsters’
Satellite tracking brings coastal orcas into our lives
Column: It’s Time for a Better ‘Sound of Music’
Column: It’s Time for a Better ‘Sound of Music’
“The Sound of Music,” the movie, turns 50 this year
Column: Tell me how this ends well
It’s always instructive to see how the world looks from the Middle Kingdom.
Of Cabbages and Kings: When do we know too much?
Of Cabbages and Kings: When do we know too much?
Reading adventurously can yield huggets
Water Under the Bridge: April 1, 2015
From our archives
Religious liberty and equality
Marriage equality and religion
Guest Column: ‘Inside the Coast Guard’ class takes off

Until about three hours ago I had no intention of writing this article. It is my experience of today which prompted me to sit down and share my experiences with my fellow members of Encore and others. Today I was the lunch guest of Cmdr. John...

Column: The GOP racing form: First edition
The Republican contenders
Column: ‘Inside the Coast Guard’ class takes off
Column: ‘Inside the Coast Guard’ class takes off
Inside the Coast Guard
Editor’s Notebook: When humility vanishes, political wreckage follows
Editor’s Notebook: When humility vanishes, political wreckage follows
John Kitzhaber was no alone in an inflated sense of public worth
Editorial: Useful cautionary note sounded on pesticides
Suggestion that two popular pesticides are "probably carcinogenic to humans" is causing angst around the world