Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

Jesse Springer

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

Mike Lucas

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

Mike Lucas

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

Mike Lucas


Prineville's Latest Opinions

July 31, 2015

Legal pot puts local agencies in a tough spot

by Central Oregonian
It’s no secret that marijuana legalization has created controversy in Crook County. Even before the events of the past year, presence of the drug in a retail environment raised concerns among…
July 31, 2015

Tom, were the '70s really that bad?

by Tony Ahern
'The Seventies' is putting a major hurt on my 'Golden Decade' theory, especially in shadow of 'The Sixties' The Golden Seventies. That’s what I like to refer to them as, usually as a comeback on…
July 24, 2015

Weekend wrecks underscore importance of driver safety

by Central Oregonian
Over the past weekend, three accidents occurred in the Crook County area that involved young drivers, one of which tragically ended in a fatality. Each accident came as the result of a young…
July 17, 2015

Partisanship in Salem harms everyone statewide

by Central Oregonian
If there is one thing that citizens and lawmakers alike gripe about most regarding government, it is the inability to get work done for the good of the public because of partisan politics. This…
July 10, 2015

Air quality plan is not a government overreach

by Central Oregonian
Over the past few years, discussions have taken place among state and federal lawmakers regarding ways to improve air quality. Those discussions have included new requirements for wood stoves…
July 02, 2015

We need to treat water like a precious resource

by Central Oregonian
Before the current heat wave ever arrived in Crook County, the community was already bracing itself for a hot, dry summer where water was scarce. Back in early April, due to a practically…
July 02, 2015

If firefighters say something is hot, you better believe them

by Jason Chaney
The Crook County Fire and Rescue's chili left me in a world of hurt and with a renewed respect for spicy food warnings Sometimes in life, I have those moments where a potentially bad idea is…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Jesse Springer
July 02, 2015

Editorial cartoon

by Jesse Springer
Jesse Springer
June 26, 2015

Exercise discretion with personal property inventory

by Central Oregonian
The Crook County Assessor’s Office staff recently began a large-scale effort to inventory the personal property of businesses in the name of improving taxpayer equity among local companies. As…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Jesse Springer
June 26, 2015

Editorial cartoon

by Jesse Springer
Jesse Springer

Don't miss the local news

Jun 19, 2015

Welcome Home parade another example of local patriotism

by Central Oregonian
Saturday brought a new sight to the Prineville community as citizens turned out the hundreds to attend a Welcome Home parade for returning local National Guard units. The event, orchestrated…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Jesse Springer
Jun 19, 2015

Editorial cartoon

by Jesse Springer
Jesse Springer
Jun 11, 2015

Give medical pot facilities a second chance

by Central Oregonian
The calendar didn’t even change months between the time city officials approved land use regulations for medical marijuana and the time a potential dispensary owner gained approval for a…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Jesse Springer
Jun 11, 2015

Editorial cartoon

by Jesse Springer
Jesse Springer
Jun 05, 2015

PSU missed some key points in its forecast

by Tony Ahern
This spring, the Portland State University Population Research Center produced a projection report for population growth in Central Oregon. In Crook County, the report was met with a resounding:…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Jesse Springer
Jun 05, 2015

Editorial cartoon

by Jesse Springer
Jesse Springer




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