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It has recently become public that Sharon Forster, the Lake county District Attorney, is recusing or disqualifying the Honorable Robert F. Nichols, Jr. in all criminal cases in Lake County. Initially, the recusals were limited at all criminal cases handled by Judge Nichols where I was defens…

I have a few questions that I’d like to hear Jamie McLeod Skinner answer. First, you and your wife registered to vote in the 2nd Congressional District in 2017. Do you really think you can pass off as an east Oregonian? Second, your only residence in the 2nd Congressional District is owned b…

I was born in Lakeview, and still have extended family living there. I have great memories of visiting Lakeview for Labor Day Fair and Roundup weekends, as a child. For the past forty years, I have brought my family, to also enjoy the traditional activities, and until this year’s Roundup, we…

On Friday, Aug. 31 Lakeview Cottages residents got to spend time at the fair. The Senior Center buses picked up and returned those who wanted to go. CNAs, Nurses, and special young volunteers at the long term care and assisted living homes accompanied residents and some family members. 

John McCain was shot down over Vietnam in October 1967 after completing over 20 missions. He was a prisoner of war until 1973. While McCain fought in Vietnam our fearless President got four college draft deferments. After graduating in 1968 Trump visited a doctor who provided him with a lett…

I found it disgusting at the fair amongst all the beautiful homegrown produce, and the talent and time and thought put into the many quality knitting and crocheting, quilting, painting, collage and other crafts…. To see a woman ask a small child if he would like to hold on of the naked babie…

Throughout his time in Congress, Greg Walden has championed legislation that has helped veterans, ranchers, and rural families. We, the people of Eastern Oregon, appreciate that he fights against unnecessary regulations that hurt our state and is willing to stand up and fight for us on the n…

 The top U.S. Senate democrat is afraid that President Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court might be inclined to favor reversal of Roe v. Wade. He and some of his fellow colleagues, want to continue the killing of innocent unborn babies.

In my third-of-a-century in law enforcement – which includes almost 14 years as Sheriff of Clatsop County – the most important thing I’ve learned is this: Respect for the law, among citizens and noncitizens alike, is indispensable to a free society.