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Our View: Former Portland Mayor Katz shattered gender norms in Oregon politics
Stasia Honnold
Our View: Former Portland Mayor Katz shattered gender norms in Oregon politics
Sometimes it’s difficult to realize how far Oregon has come since the 1970s

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Our View: Trump’s denigration of FBI is self-serving
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: Important referendum coming up on Measure 101
Opponents say the tax allows legislators a ‘back door’ to suck health care into the general fund, which will eventually lead to worse health budgets and outcomes
Our view: Health authority audit interference was outrageous
Our view: Health authority audit interference was outrageous
State leaders must insist on transparency, compliance
Our view: Corporatism comes for the internet
Our view: Corporatism comes for the internet
The internet has been the bastion of much of the country’s economic growth of the last two decades
Our View: There will be another big one — prepare now or face the consequences
Our View: There will be another big one — prepare now or face the consequences
Don’t expect immediate outside help
Our view: Oregon’s future depends on new arrivals
Our view: Oregon’s future depends on new arrivals
Economic forecast paints picture of interdependence and change
Our view: Hear women roar
No longer will sexual harassment be endured silently
Our View: Tongue Point vote ends quest for bulk and container cargo
Our View: Tongue Point vote ends quest for bulk and container cargo
The industrial facilities at north Tongue Point have long been regarded as having great economic potential for Astoria
Our View: Republican tax plans could hurt Oregon college students

The Republican tax plans making their way through Congress would hurt Oregon college students, especially ones who attend private, nonprofit schools.

The U.S. House and Senate have different versions of their tax plans, which must be negotiated...

Our View: Neighbors helping neighbors — it’s what we are all about
Our View: Neighbors helping neighbors — it’s what we are all about

Happy Thanksgiving to all our readers.

As we gather around the dining table with our families today, it is fitting to acknowledge that we have much to be thankful for.

In a nation deeply divided by political differences, with so many...

Our View: Scientific monitoring of Dungeness crab population is more necessary than ever
Our View: Scientific monitoring of Dungeness crab population is more necessary than ever

A delay in the start of Dungeness crab season is nothing new. Dec. 1 is the first possible date, but seldom the actual one in recent years. In fact, timing the season’s start to get better prices and ensure high quality crab is a sign of...

Our Voice: Oregon governor should confront climate change in ways that help economy, as well as environment
Our Voice: Oregon governor should confront climate change in ways that help economy, as well as environment

To understand why Gov. Kate Brown traveled to this month’s United Nations climate change conference in Germany, look back to a meeting of West Coast governors in June.

Brown, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee and California Gov. Jerry Brown...

Our View: New generation of fishermen key to local culture, economy
Our View: New generation of fishermen key to local culture, economy
There’s been trouble recruiting for a life many consider a calling
Our View: Governor’s greenhouse emissions orders should concern Oregonians

Gov. Kate Brown issued two executive orders last week that she said would reduce greenhouse emissions while supporting Oregon’s economy.

The environmental aspects were obvious. The economic ones? Not so much. The Governor’s Office...

Our View: Warrenton mobile home park offers lessons for everyone
Our View: Warrenton mobile home park offers lessons for everyone
The Community And Shelter Assistance Corp. has helped residents purchase 13 mobile home parks in Oregon since 2008.
Our View: No room in military for religious intolerance
Our View: No room in military for religious intolerance
Implementing sweeping change in the military takes leadership from the top down, and even then it doesn’t happen overnight
Our View: Honoring veterans is one thing we can all agree on
Our View: Honoring veterans is one thing we can all agree on
We cannot argue with the commitment of these men and women fulfilling their duty with every breath they take
Our view: Gearhart voted to preserve small-town character
The decision tells us something about preferences for the entire North Coast
Our view: Dumping NAFTA would hurt Northwest farmers
The president puts political theatrics ahead of effective negotiating tactics
Our view: Governor ducks responsibility for health authority fiasco
The issue is that OHA paid too much to regional health-care organizations, collected too much money from the feds as a result, and might have to repay all of it
Our view: Better sooner than later to get junkers out of marinas
To live in any ocean-dependent community is to become familiar with the phenomenon of unloved, neglected and abandoned watercraft
Our views: Oregon needs deep examination of PERS solutions
Task force offered a broad picture
Our view: ICE goes too far in carrying out Trump’s immigration policies
Is the wholesale destruction of families an appropriate consequence for someone who came across the border without filling out the right paperwork?
Our view: Robust editorials, columns can help blaze policy trails
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Our view: Banks symbolized a watershed in Native American history
He had a firm determination that American Indians control their own destiny

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