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Editor’s Notebook: News media in transition is opportunity to shine
Shuyao Chen/Penn State University
Editor’s Notebook: News media in transition is opportunity to shine
Amid some hand-wringing about troubled times in the news industry, there could loudly be heard bell ringing for freedom of information, transparency, innovation and, most importantly, the declarations that, without journalists, society could be lost.

Featured Stories

Column: Dignity and sadness in the working class
One of the undermining conditions of the modern factory is that the workers no longer directly build the products, they just service the machines and software that do.
Southern Exposure: Why fly cross-country when you can pedal?
Southern Exposure: Why fly cross-country when you can pedal?
Cyclists take to the road to present carbon-cutting plan
Water Under the Bridge: Sept. 21, 2016
Water Under the Bridge: Sept. 21, 2016
From the pages of Astoria's daily newspapers
Editorial: Wrong solution for housing pinch
Portland Democrat now wants to control rents throughout state
Editorial: Senate action great news for local ports, environment
Consistent funding for navigation maintenance is a big deal
Editorial cartoon: Oregon’s choice
Editorial cartoon: Oregon’s choice

Column: Why college rankings are a joke
Column: Why college rankings are a joke
It was just another way to package and peddle the overall U.S. News rankings, illustrating the extent to which they’re a marketing ploy.
Editorial: State’s baffling embrace of Oracle
State makes target of lawsuit a primary technology vendor
Column: The uses of patriotism
When you stand and sing the national anthem, you are building a little solidarity, and you’re singing a radical song about a radical place.
Column: When a crackpot seeks office
Clearly, Clinton shades the truth — yet there’s no comparison with Trump.
Editorial cartoon: Samsung
Editorial cartoon: Samsung

Editor’s Notebook: Depression-era program preserves rare recollections of the pioneers
Editor’s Notebook: Depression-era program preserves rare recollections of the pioneers
A trip back in time
Column: Hillary sharpens, Trump softens. He’s rising, she’s falling
Column: Hillary sharpens, Trump softens. He’s rising, she’s falling
Trump is undergoing an act of brazen rebranding
Editorial: Governor should address coastal issues
Governor misses a leadership opportunity
Editorial: Bipartisan ideas to reform PERS
Sens. Johnson and Knopp attempt to overcome leadership inertia
Column: Hillary’s sick days
Some perspective on the coughs heard round the world
Editorial cartoon: Hillary sick
Editorial cartoon: Hillary sick

Water Under the Bridge: Sept. 14, 2016
Water Under the Bridge: Sept. 14, 2016
From the pages of Astoria's daily newspapers
Southern Exposure: Protecting land, wildlife an acre at a time
Southern Exposure: Protecting land, wildlife an acre at a time
Conservancy makes 30 years of impact on landscape, wildlife
Editorial cartoon: Charities in the news
Editorial cartoon: Charities in the news

Coast Guard to the rescue
Coast Guard to the rescue
Coast Guard aviation preserves Columbia River lives and economy
Column: Thugs and kisses
Oppose the Putin regime, and you’re likely to end up imprisoned or dead.
Column: About the ‘basket of deplorables’
What Clinton said was impolitic, but it was not incorrect
Editorial cartoon: What is …
Editorial cartoon: What is …

Editorial: Rentals issue puts democracy in action along the coast
Short-term rental initiative on new rules is democracy in action

Editorials

Editorial: So long, SeaPort. Hello, light rail?
Better bus service, other travel options are better fit for coast
Editorial: Wrong solution for housing pinch
Portland Democrat now wants to control rents throughout state
Editorial: Senate action great news for local ports, environment
Editorial: State’s baffling embrace of Oracle
Editorial: Governor should address coastal issues

Columns

Editor’s Notebook: News media in transition is opportunity to shine
Amid some hand-wringing about troubled times in the news industry, there could loudly be heard bell ringing for freedom of information, transparency,...
Editorial cartoon: Exercising your freedom

Column: The age of distrust
Column: Dignity and sadness in the working class
Southern Exposure: Why fly cross-country when you can pedal?

Letters to the Editor

Letter: Where are the girls?
Karen Beck re Three Course Challenge
Letter: Different views
Bob Potter re political editorials
Letter: Great performance
Letter: Think carefully
Letter: Helpful community