Paul Ryan does what a leader is supposed to do
Gearhart is slowly becoming something else
Social media's dark side can debase public discourse and at lightning speed
The terminal would create numerous environmental risks.
Transplantation and strategic triage will become the norm
It's been awhile, but the Oregon Primary kinda, sorta matters again.
Oregonians exhibit a fairly sophisticated understanding of the role forestry plays in job creation, open-space preservation, supporting local government operations, and providing other benefits.
For communities like ours at the mouth of the Columbia, loss of any major fishery is like removing one leg of a table
Festivals are part of the economic lifeblood of our region.
Though not as visible, judges are an essential element of local government.
For most of the nation and especially in the states of the old Confederacy, Jim Crow is code for a set of racist attitudes and formal laws that were designed to enforce a regressive racial caste system.
It is a pipe dream to believe that another entity will take over the day care program the city operates.
Three of Hanford’s other double-shell tanks have the same design as the one now in the news
FEMA flood insurance approach moves in the right direction
Suddenly, a financial equation didn't work any more
Meteorologists and journalists spun El Niño predictions in a variety of sometimes-contradictory ways
Republicans have cooperaetd in their own downward spiral
The Washington Post this Sunday published a deeply troubling look at how addictions, depression and other factors cut decades from the lifespans of women, especially in America’s countryside and small towns.
The Arizona House of Representatives' demands on reporters is a step in the wrong direction
This Wednesday is the 40th anniversary of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act of 1976.
The growing ranks of senior citizens demands a new look at their services.
If Astoria truly wants workforce housing, it will have to make some deals.
Lawmakers have twice failed to pass legislation that would set limits on the time and fees for responding to public records requests. And groups that shape state policies and laws, including political party caucuses and work groups that advise the...
The dirty little secret of the liquor ballot initiative is that the legislature would have to come up with considerable revenue to replace what the OLCC stores generate.
Something like 1 percent of eligible Washington state voters typically participate in the caucus, which is how delegates pledged to specific candidates are chosen to attend the next phase of the Democratic Party’s presidential-selection process.
Gearhart mayor had the toughness to endure adversity
Planning can save lives
Dental health is an underestimated element of childhood.
Americans shouldn't have their lives wrecked because they couldn't afford a lawyer