Nov. 19 letters to the editor

Nov. 19 letters to the editor

Editorial misses the mark on coverage of Thatcher To the editor: Your recent editorial...

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

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

What are the saddest parts of the Cover Oregon debacle? The first is that our state government...

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

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

Incumbent Bruce Starr's defeat for state senate a blow to transportation projects in state The...

In our opinion: Voters should demand better choices

In our opinion: Voters should demand better choices

Overall tenor of campaigns was disappointing and the results were mostly predictable Last...

Measure 86 makes education a priority

Measure 86 makes education a priority

Initiative would allow the state to sell bonds that, eventually, could fund student aid Measure...

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Nov. 12 guest opinion
November 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
November 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
November 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
November 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…
October 29, 2014

Moore gets board's nod

by (none)
Editorial board endorses the challenger for the House District 24 spot The community editorial board of the Newberg Graphic has unanimously endorsed Democrat Ken Moore for the House District 24…
October 29, 2014

Thatcher has the experience needed to do the job

by (none)
Community editorial board endorses the legislator for the Senate District 13 spot The community editorial board of the Newberg Graphic voted 3-2 to endorse Kim Thatcher for Senate District 13.…
October 29, 2014

Letters to the editor

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Oct. 29 Primozich the right man for the county commissioner To the editor: With election day quickly approaching we have the opportunity to carefully consider the next commissioner we will put…
October 22, 2014

Oct. 22 Letters to the editor

by Pamplin Media Group
Peralta will bring balance to county commission To the editor: I have grown increasingly troubled by the direction that our county commissioners have taken in recent months. Our commissioners…
October 22, 2014

Peralta has the energy, expertise to lead the county

by Pamplin Media Group
Community editorial board endorses Sal Peralta for Position 1 on the Board of Commissioners The community editorial board of the Newberg Graphic has voted unanimously to endorse Sal Peralta for…
Oct. 15 editorial
October 15, 2014

In our opinion: Chuck Lee the obvious choice for House District…

by Gary Allen
The Independent candidate truly embraces the role of a citizen legislator The Newberg Graphic community editorial board is endorsing Chuck Lee for House District 25. The editorial board met last…

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Oct. 15 guest opinion
Oct 15, 2014

Oregon must fight its addiction problem

by Pamplin Media Group
The abuse of prescription pain killers is rampant in Oregon and can lead to other drugs Oregon is in the midst of a deadly, public health epidemic. It can affect anyone ... from teens to senior…
Oct. 15 letters to the editor
Oct 15, 2014

Oct. 15 letters to the editor

by Gary Allen
Bacon endorses Howard for Senate District 13 spot To the editor: Ryan Howard currently serves on the same city council as I do — and I endorse his bid for Senate District 13 100 percent! While…
Oct 08, 2014

It's time Newberg had a new aquatic and fitness center

by Pamplin Media Group
The community editorial board of the Newberg Graphic urges voters to pass Measure 36-170 When the Chehalem Aquatic and Fitness Center was constructed Richard Nixon was in his first term of…
Oct. 8 guest opinion
Oct 08, 2014

Public gets a flunking grade on key education issues

by Pamplin Media Group
Those who recognize importance of parental involvement, curriculum grasp pass the test School has started and student testing will soon be underway. And as we know, what’s good for the goose is…
Oct. 8 letters to the editor
Oct 08, 2014

Oct. 8 letters to the editor

by Gary Allen
Peralta has a vision for Yamhill County To the editor: As November approaches every second year, some of us tend to get a bit cynical about politicians and would-be politicians, but let’s take a…
Oct. 1 editorial
Oct 01, 2014

In our opinion: Open primary appeals to more voters

by Pamplin Media Group
Measure 90 is a rare good government initiative in a time of special interest politics Ballot Measure 90 — the open primary initiative — won’t cure all afflictions that plague the election…
Oct. 1 guest opinion
Oct 01, 2014

Too rich for my taste

by Contributor
Middle class and poor continue to lose ground as the rich enjoy unrivaled prosperity “Labor is prior to and independent of capital. Capital is only the fruit of labor and could never have…
Oct. 1 letters to the editor
Oct 01, 2014

Oct. 1 letters to the editor

by (none)
Peralta best man for the job To the editor: Recently I had the opportunity to meet with Yamhill County commissioner candidate Sal Peralta. Every time I meet with Sal I am reminded that he is a…
Sept. 24 editorial
Sep 24, 2014

In Our Opinion: Endorsements will seek to inform, not cajole

by Pamplin Media Group
Pamplin Media Group president Mark Garber explains plans for upcoming elections In almost every respect, newspapers have updated their way of doing business in the time since I entered this…
Sept. 24 guest opinion
Sep 24, 2014

Quality of life? Thank a union worker

by Pamplin Media Group
It’s a familiar routine: Walking into work, stowing your coat near your desk or in the break room. Nabbing a cup of coffee and then wandering down the hall or across the floor. You clock in, and…



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