Editorials



Reduce, reuse, recycle right

Since January, Oregon’s trash haulers have become more aware of the high contamination levels in our citizens’ co-mingled recycling bins

April 18, 2018 noon read more..


Volunteers in short supply

Councilors on the Dallas City Council recently chastised the Dallas Fire chief for requesting more money in his department, saying that the chief first should recruit more volunteers.

April 11, 2018 noon read more..


Dallas aims to get playground

Just about six weeks ago, many people in Dallas — or Polk County, for that matter — didn’t know what an all-abilities playground was.

March 28, 2018 noon read more..
 

Moda Assist says once daily

An incredible opportunity has been presented to the city of Dallas, along with the cities of Redmond and Gresham, to receive about $20,000 for all-abilities playground equipment.

March 14, 2018 noon read more..


Thoughts on amendments

We welcome all points of view, so long as they fit into our policy — nothing obscene, or libelous, and keep it to 300 words or less, please.

March 7, 2018 9 a.m. read more..
  

Dallas to roll out red carpet

Friday, the Dallas community will gather at Eola Hills Wine Cellars for a celebration to remember: It’s time for the annual Community Awards Banquet, where citizens and businesses will be recognized for contributing to the community.

February 14, 2018 noon read more..
   

Election season upon us already

Because representatives in the Oregon Legislature are concerned about whether or not voters will support additional taxes on some health insurance plans, managed care organizations and hospitals, a January special election will be held, with ballots mailed on Friday and due back to the Elections Office by 8 p.m. on Jan. 23.

January 3, 2018 noon read more..


Getting to a sales-tax state

Oregonians, long proud of having no sales tax, now have two point-of-sales taxes — and one that rides the border of being such a tax.

December 27, 2017 noon read more..


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