Winter worries

A little more than four months have passed since we wrote in this space about … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Oct. 19, 2018

Quality schools the foundation of community Quality schools are the foundation of thriving communities. You, … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Oct. 17, 2018

School bond will make needed changes possible I have lived in Baker City, Oregon, off … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Oct. 15, 2018

Nichols is a problem-solver with values Baker County needs I’m writing this letter to show … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Oct. 12, 2018

Congress should look inward before condemning others I am sick to death of congressional members … Read more

Seasonal confusion: Where’s the wiper switch?

I settled into the driver’s seat of the vehicle I’ve piloted most days for more … Read more

Merkley’s fire bill a good start

Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley is hardly the first politician to take up the challenge of … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Oct. 10, 2018

Why it’s important to vote for true conservative candidates I would like to express my … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Oct. 8, 2018

Harvey’s conservative claim rings hollow; vote for Nichols Mr. Harvey calls himself the conservative choice, … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Oct. 5, 2018

City shouldn’t make sweetheart real estate deals How dare the Baker City Council even think … Read more

‘Truth’ an elusive quarry in Kavanaugh debate

The words “truth” and “facts” have been ubiquitous in discussions about Supreme Court nominee Brett … Read more

Reservoirs again show their value

Reservoirs in and around Baker County have shrunken to comparative puddles, mute evidence to the … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Oct. 3, 2018

Harvey has proved that he deserves to be re-elected In examining our choices for Baker … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Oct. 1, 2018

Passing school bond will improve security for students I am writing in support of the … Read more

McCartney’s magic: Still on the stage at age 76

Paul McCartney is 76 years old and he just embarked on a world concert tour … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Sept. 28, 2018

Yes on school bond to benefit students, the community I am adding my support to … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Sept. 26, 2018

Walden needs to be replaced by McLeod-Skinner Greg Walden needs to go home. I am … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Sept. 24, 2018

Resident responds to letter This is in response to Mr. Rienks’ letter on Sept. 17. … Read more

Letter to the Editor for Sept. 21, 2018

At the Eastern Oregon Mining Association meeting of Sept. 7, Commissioner Bruce Nichols indicated several … Read more

Wilson Price Hunt: The West's forgotten man

Wilson Price Hunt ought to be famous. It’s true that he died 176 years ago, … Read more

Yes on 5J bond

We won’t try to minimize the Baker School District’s $48 million bond measure by dividing … Read more

Cougar controls

Statistically speaking, that a cougar killed Portland hiker Diana Bober in the Mount Hood National … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Sept. 19, 2018

It’s time to act to reduce the threat of pit bulls I guess I’m getting … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Sept. 17, 2018

City manager fails to consider citizen concerns Taken from a letter to our City Council … Read more

Pain in the neck: Switching internet providers

I decided, after enjoying many years of general satisfaction in electronic matters, to hire a … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Sept. 14, 2018

School bond measure too much of a financial burden I commend the efforts and good … Read more

Letter to the Editor for Sept. 12, 2018

Why we’re voting for the school bond measure We have an opportunity this fall to … Read more

Waiting on the debates

Several weeks ago we had good reason to believe that Greg Walden, our 10-term congressman, … Read more

Letters to the Editor for Sept. 10, 2018

School bond: Must we always build something new? It seems ironic that Irv and Susan … Read more

Beauty and tragedy: The Mt. St. Helens story

Turns out that big trees, which rarely explode, attract considerably more tourists than a volcano … Read more

Letter to the Editor for Sept. 7, 2018

Passing school bond will benefit Baker students I am writing in support of Measure 1-88. … Read more

Wise to leave seat vacant

We agree with the Baker City Council’s recent decision to not appoint someone to replace … Read more

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