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Pro-Con: Will ban on fossil fuel energy by 2045 devastate California’s economy?
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Pro-Con: Will ban on fossil fuel energy by 2045 devastate California’s economy?
Alternative energy is by far the fastest-growing segment of the energy industry

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Pro-Con: Are big banks wrong to deny services to clients that manufacture or sell guns?
Pro-Con: Are big banks wrong to deny services to clients that manufacture or sell guns?
Do their actions serve the public?
Water under the bridge: 1968 — facelift for downtown Astoria?
Water under the bridge: 1968 — facelift for downtown Astoria?
From the pages of Astoria’s daily newspapers
Writer’s Notebook: A crazy genius and his demons
Writer’s Notebook: A crazy genius and his demons
Robert Jacob was a key to Astoria’s rebirth
For Seymour Hersh, a long career is the best revenge
For Seymour Hersh, a long career is the best revenge
R.J. Marx is The Daily Astorian’s South County reporter and editor of the Seaside Signal and Cannon Beach Gazette.
Pro-Con: Are Americans more divided now than in the past?
Pro-Con: Are Americans more divided now than in the past?
Country split across different fault lines
Guest column: To keep communities safe, vote no on Measure 105
Guest column: To keep communities safe, vote no on Measure 105
Good policing isn’t just about responding to 911 calls
Water under the bridge: 1968 — State police stop ‘hairy’ band of motorcycle riders
Water under the bridge: 1968 — State police stop ‘hairy’ band of motorcycle riders
From the pages of Astoria’s daily newspapers
Writer’s Notebook: Forgotten Oregon pioneer pushed American apartheid
Writer’s Notebook: Forgotten Oregon pioneer pushed American apartheid
Slaves were brought west on the Oregon Trail
Southern Exposure: Seaside keeps safe water foremost at reservoir
Southern Exposure: Seaside keeps safe water foremost at reservoir
Clean water is no accident
Pro-Con: Is climate change sparking America’s record-breaking forest fires?
Pro-Con: Is climate change sparking America’s record-breaking forest fires?
California is burning, but it is hardly alone
Guest column: What John McCain didn’t do
Guest column: What John McCain didn’t do
It’s difficult to imagine the Senate without John McCain
Guest column: Warrenton school bond is for our children
Guest column: Warrenton school bond is for our children
Our community has consistently valued public education and equal opportunities for all students
Water under the bridge: 1943 — women must go without nylon hose
Water under the bridge: 1943 — women must go without nylon hose
From the pages of Astoria’s daily newspapers
Southern Exposure: Seaside shifts to ‘caution’ on school project
Southern Exposure: Seaside shifts to ‘caution’ on school project
A caution sign on budget, schedule
Pro-Con: Will Trump’s tariffs create a stronger American economy?
Pro-Con: Will Trump’s tariffs create a stronger American economy?
Tariffs have come under fire from traditional economists
Guest column: Deer belong in the wild, not in Astoria
Guest column: Deer belong in the wild, not in Astoria
The deer problem in town isn’t all about flowers
Water under the bridge:
Water under the bridge:
From the pages of Astoria’s daily newspapers
Southern Exposure: Bridge needs trump all others in Seaside
Southern Exposure: Bridge needs trump all others in Seaside
Room taxes to build bridges?
Pro-Con: Is the proposed U.S. Space Force really necessary to our defense?
Pro-Con: Is the proposed U.S. Space Force really necessary to our defense?
Should a new military service be created?
Guest editorial: We’re standing up to the bullying
American’s public and press must work together in defense of democracy
Water under the bridge: 1943 — ‘Rubber Speeds Victory’
Water under the bridge: 1943 — ‘Rubber Speeds Victory’
From the pages of Astoria’s daily newspapers
Writer’s Notebook: Knute Buehler’s real task is his party’s rebirth
Writer’s Notebook: Knute Buehler’s real task is his party’s rebirth
History shows how Knute Buehler can move the Oregon Republican party into a new era
Southern Exposure: Doyle a timeless author, discovered too late
Southern Exposure: Doyle a timeless author, discovered too late
‘Mink River’ will be featured Sept. 19 at Cannon Beach Reads
Pro-Con: Should the U.S. bail out failing energy producers?
Pro-Con: Should the U.S. bail out failing energy producers?

By Wayne Madsen

Tribune News Service

TAMPA, Fla. — The key to ample supplies of energy resources rests with which are sustainable and which are not.

While oil and gas may be abundant now, that does not mean these fossil fuels...

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