Opinion

Keep USPS Flags Flying

Keep USPS Flags Flying... more

Today’s hero; Masks don’t completely protect; Bitter division — Letters to the Editor, Aug. 8, 2020

Today’s hero; Masks don’t completely protect; Bitter division — Letters to the Editor, Aug. 8, 2020... more

Standing is American; Risk of virus small compared to loss of business; To end virus, political infighting must stop; Claim change charade on ill-educated; If it ain’t broke — Letters to the Editor, August 5, 2020

Standing is American; Risk of virus small compared to loss of business; To end virus, political infighting must stop; Claim change charade on ill-educated; If it ain’t broke — Letters to the Editor, August 5, 2020 ... more

Florence far from ‘principled unity’ of Forefathers

Florence far from ‘principled unity’ of Forefathers... more

Help keep our business open; Portland not ‘peaceful protesting’; What type of Mayor do we want; Proposed 126 new homes will come at cost — Letter to the Editor, Aug. 1, 2020

Help keep our business open; Portland not ‘peaceful protesting’; What type of Mayor do we want; Proposed 126 new homes will come at cost — Letter to the Editor, Aug. 1, 2020... more

Climate proclamation about people, not partisanship

Climate proclamation about people, not partisanship... more

Kids’ Corner for older ‘kids’ too; Respecting Constitution, Bible not exclusive; Non-partisanship a two-way street; Let’s do something cooperative and constructive — Letters to the Editor, July 29, 2020

Kids’ Corner for older ‘kids’ too; Respecting Constitution, Bible not exclusive; Non-partisanship a two-way street; Let’s do something cooperative and constructive — Letters to the Editor, July 29, 2020... more

Avoid classless conduct; ‘City in Motion’ gets in weeds; Pay nor or pay, pay later Agree with Kraft — Letters to the Editor, July 25, 2020

Avoid classless conduct; ‘City in Motion’ gets in weeds; Pay nor or pay, pay later Agree with Kraft — Letters to the Editor, July 25, 2020... more

Let’s really be honest with ourselves and each other

Let’s really be honest with ourselves and each other... more

What ‘far right’ means to me; Time to assert your human rights; Masks are the right answer — Letters to the Editor, July 22, 2020

What ‘far right’ means to me; Time to assert your human rights; Masks are the right answer — Letters to the Editor, July 22, 2020... more

How does attacking bring us together; Greene is spot on; Thank you fact checkers; Ensnared by BLM; You’ll hate a ventilator — Letters to the Editor, July 18, 2020

How does attacking bring us together; Greene is spot on; Thank you fact checkers; Ensnared by BLM; You’ll hate a ventilator — Letters to the Editor, July 18, 2020... more

What a difference a year can make

What a difference a year can make... more

Politics should have no place in our local government

Politics should have no place in our local government... more

In defense of the Florence City Council members

May 27, 2020 — Guest Viewpoint... more

As a city, we must face a harsh economic reality

May 27, 2020 — Guest Viewpoint... more

A Note To My Teachers

April 9, 2020 — Teacher Appreciation Week 2020... more

Tremendous community, Thanks for keeping us informed, Electoral win not same as majority vote — Letters to the Editor, April 4, 2020

April 4, 2020 — Letters to the Editor for the Saturday, April 4, edition... more

An Open Letter To Lane County

April 3, 2020 — County protocols prevent identifying rural communities with confirmed cases of the virus... more