In Our Opinion: Kitzhaber's schools budget a good start, but ...

In Our Opinion: Kitzhaber's schools budget a good start, but ...

Legislature has its work cut out for it if the state wants to properly fund education in Oregon...

Consider the source, carefully, when talking torture

Consider the source, carefully, when talking torture

Sen. John McCain knows of what he speaks; Dick Cheney and others should listen On election night...

Dec. 24 letters to the editor

Dec. 24 letters to the editor

Idaho man looking for the current owners of Parrett Mountain school To the editor: I need help in...

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Dec. 17 editorial
December 17, 2014

In our opinon: Honor McCall's legacy -- leave land use laws…

by Gary Allen
Legislature should renounce bill that would allow counties to opt out of land use laws One need not travel far to understand why Oregon got it right when, in the 1970s and under the guidance of…
Dec. 17 guest opinion
December 17, 2014

Youth hunts warranted on national wildlife refuge

by (none)
Hunter education instructor responds to letter calling for ban on hunting in refuge In response to the letter to the editor that was published in the Dec. 3 Newberg Graphic, I would like to…
Dec. 17 letters to the editor
December 17, 2014

Dec. 17 letters to the editor

by Gary Allen
Deny expansion of the Riverbend Landfill To the editor: I know I join many other citizens of Yamhill County in my opposition to the proposed Riverbend Landfill expansion. According to the…
Dec. 10 editorial
December 10, 2014

In our opinion: The reason for the season

by Gary Allen
A few examples of people who are making a difference at Christmas Sometimes we wonder if Newberg is becoming too urban too quickly. Although we know our community will continue to get swallowed…
Dec. 10 guest opinion
December 10, 2014

Mikel Kelly: How to keep from killing yourself this holiday…

by Mikel Kelly
Avoid the trend of letting yourself go from Halloween to New Year's The other person who lives at our house keeps giving me things to read about how to survive the holiday season. Almost always…
Dec. 10 letters to the editor
December 10, 2014

Dec. 10 letters to the editor

by (none)
Ignite the Light a success To the editor: A big thank you goes out to Newberg and the surrounding communities for all their support of Chehalem Youth and Family Services (CYFS) by attending the…
Dec. 3 editorial
December 03, 2014

'A date which will live in infamy'

by Gary Allen
It's been 73 years since that bright sunny day when America was thrust into world war Seventy-three years ago a bright sunny Sunday morning was shattered by the roar of planes as the Empirical…
Dec. 3 guest opinion
December 03, 2014

Hunting on the refuge a very poor idea

by (none)
Birds should have some place where they are immune from hunting pressure There have been many letters to the editor in the Sherwood Gazette from many outraged people in the Sherwood area who are…
Dec. 3 letters to the editor
December 03, 2014

Dec. 3 letters to the editor

by (none)
Commissioners too close to Waste Management To the editor: On Dec. 4, the Yamhill County Board of Commissioners will begin the first of several hearings to evaluate Waste Management’s request to…
Nov. 26 editorial
November 26, 2014

In Our Opinion: What are you thankful for?

by Pamplin Media Group
Make Thanksgiving about more than turkey, football and a day off from work The staff of the Newberg Graphic wishes everyone a full, rich and memorable Thanksgiving on Thursday. That being said,…

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Nov. 26 guest opinion
Nov 26, 2014

GOP control of Senate means reduced role for state's power…

by Pamplin Media Group
Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley will lose committee positions that have helped the state The Nov. 4 general election was very good for Republicans nationwide: they grabbed control of the…
Nov. 26 letters to the editor
Nov 26, 2014

Nov. 26 letters to the editor

by Gary Allen
Letter writer doesn’t speak for all Christians To the editor: Regarding the recent guest opinion, “It’s time God-fearing people take up the fight,” I couldn’t be more appalled by Mr. Sabin’s…
Nov. 19 editorial
Nov 19, 2014

In Our Opinion: Don't let transportation plans run out of gas

by Pamplin Media Group
Incumbent Bruce Starr's defeat for state senate a blow to transportation projects in state The Legislature may be losing a key transportation advocate, but that doesn’t alter the need for this…
Nov. 19 guest opinion
Nov 19, 2014

Don't pay for 'nothing,' fund universal health care

by Pamplin Media Group
What are the saddest parts of the Cover Oregon debacle? The first is that our state government spent $250 million for software development that, in the end, left us with ... nothing. Not only…
Nov. 19 letters to the editor
Nov 19, 2014

Nov. 19 letters to the editor

by Gary Allen
Editorial misses the mark on coverage of Thatcher To the editor: Your recent editorial explanation (“In our opinion: We hold no allegiances, simply trying to be fair” — Nov. 5) for not reporting…
Nov. 12 editorial
Nov 12, 2014

In our opinion: Voters should demand better choices

by Pamplin Media Group
Overall tenor of campaigns was disappointing and the results were mostly predictable Last week’s general election won’t be fondly remembered in Oregon for exciting statewide candidates,…
Nov. 12 guest opinion
Nov 12, 2014

It's time God-fearing people take up the fight

by (none)
Anti-Christian groups have ramped up their efforts to persecute believers While ISIS in the Middle East is overtly killing our fellow Christians in the most gruesome and frightening ways, here…
Nov. 12 letters to the editor
Nov 13, 2014

Nov. 12 letters to the editor

by Gary Allen
Jewelry maker’s image of town sullied by theft To the editor: I am sad and frustrated. Last week I lost a necklace that I made. I was really delighted with it and was wearing it as advertising ……
Nov. 5 editorial
Nov 05, 2014

In our opinion: We hold no allegiances, simply trying to be fair

by Gary Allen
Newspaper comes under fire for not covering dated Thatcher revelations Now that the election is over and things, presumably, will return to normal, we would like to take this opportunity to…
Nov. 5 guest opinion
Nov 05, 2014

Recognizing the heroes in our midst

by Pamplin Media Group
Nurses and other healthcare professionals doing the hard work with little notice That terrifying Tuesday morning, now 14 Septembers ago, when terrorists connected to al-Qaida hijacked jetliners…




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