Building a new public library on Heritage Square makes sense
Final draft expected by next February
Our golf courseso offer scenic vistas
Threats of school shootings should be dealt with harshly
Oregon's land use planning gets another endorsement
Jumping Oregon's minimum wage to $15 would swamp more than a few smal-l and mid-sized businesses
This project must fully immunize the Columbia River
Tuesday by the Seattle Times, the U.S. House voted this week to gut a law that tries to protect mobile-home buyers from predatory sales tactics and high-interest loans.
Child care is a make or break need for working couples
The Daily Astorian Invitational Track Meet is our most prominent sponsorship.
The Maddox sisters – honored at the Liberty Theater – have enriched Astoria.
Our region lives on volunteerism and philanthropy
That regional divide can be at least partially redressed, if we choose.
Astoria has made itself more hospitable, and it's paying off.
Airport is a good deal for all
Warren Buffet companies take a shockingly aggressive approach to mobile home sales, financing and repossession
Port of Astoria has assembled a good group to plan the boatyard
City deserves credit for execution of a huge public works project.
It's hard to change the U.S. Senate's ways but Jeff Merkley's is trying
Habitat restoration can produce smolts at about the same cost as rearing them in a hatchery
Rationing water in California marks the beginning of a new era
Small oil spills can add up to big trouble
Monsanto belatedly admits "hubris" in promoting biotech advances.
There are valid objections to preserving only the outer shells of historic buildings, but architectural solutions still must fit with contemporary needs
Water scarcity becoming a reality
Rather than demolition, the rational act would be to build on and refine Obamacare
Eating fish is still a healthy choice for the most part
Rail transport has enormous energy-saving opportunity.
National focus is on skipping childhood immunizations, but adults also need to be mindful of the issue