Editorial: County takes the right approach on historic designation

The Deschutes County Commission took an important action Monday to stop a historic designation and … Read more

Editorial: Vote no on health care tax

Keep this in mind: If you want to say no to a tax on hospitals, … Read more

Editorial: Expand cautiously on affordable housing fee exemption

When Bend city councilors meet Wednesday, they’ll be asked to remove all system development charges … Read more

Editorial: Bend Police should release details in public suicides

Bend Police should not have vowed to deny the public basic information about the suicide … Read more

Editorial: Background checks need reasonable limits

Oregon law says if a gun background check isn’t completed within three days, the gun … Read more

Editorial: Another increase in Bend water bills

Worried about the steady climb of water bills in Bend? Worried about the city’s ability … Read more

Editorial: Crooked River Ranch levy would improve response time

Crooked River Ranch lies nearly 30 miles south of ­Madras, almost exclusively in Jefferson County. … Read more

Editorial: Renew funding for Madras Aquatic Center

The Madras Aquatic Center and Recreation District makes a lot of big days happen in … Read more

Editorial: Unions should put muscle into land-use policy reform

Oregon Education Association President John Larson is concerned that educators aren’t paid enough. “I’ve met … Read more

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Editorial: Gov. Brown’s education evasion

Gov. Kate Brown has either forgotten or wants us all to forget what she has … Read more

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Editorial: The Democratic plan for a hidden tax

Legislators return to Salem in just a few months, and Democrats are determined to pass … Read more

Editorial: Proposal for charging stations should be zapped

Electric cars may someday rule the road. It won’t happen if there aren’t enough places … Read more

Editorial: Wyden, Merkley could help, instead of resist, on DeVos initiative

The Trump administration has given the nation plenty of reason to resist its actions and … Read more

Editorial: Galveston Avenue design needed more pushback

Four years ago this month, the Bend City Council agreed to hire an engineering company … Read more

Editorial: House races should be battles of ideas

The Oregon Legislature will be a very different place in 2019 than it was this … Read more

Editorial: The good old days for education

These may well be the good old days for Bend-La Pine Schools. Retirement costs are … Read more

Editorial: Redistricting commission should be explored

Oregon Secretary of State Dennis Richardson created a panel in February to look at the … Read more

Letters to the Editor: BLM secrecy, union membership, flood insurance

BLM’s failure to do its job requires explanation Kudos to The Bulletin reporters and editorial … Read more

Editorial: Don’t block access to Mirror Pond

As the Bend Park & Recreation District gets serious about redesigning Mirror Pond, its board, … Read more

Editorial: Fix the time for appealing laws to the ballot

Oregonians gave themselves the right to accept or reject laws passed by the Legislature way … Read more

Editorial: Bend council dives down the rabbit hole

Listening to the beginning of the Bend City Council’s meeting Wednesday night, it felt like … Read more

Editorial: Put up signs for new parking crackdown

City of Bend officials would love it if people would just behave. And the way … Read more

Editorial: Focus gun control debate on what would make a difference

As the gun control debate roars back in the wake of the Las Vegas tragedy, … Read more

Editorial: Kozowski investigation can’t be retaliation

Deschutes County Sheriff Shane Nelson has a problem. The deputy who ran against him for … Read more

Editorial: Popular vote group’s attack on Courtney undercuts its own argument

The National Popular Vote organization apparently doesn’t really believe in the popular vote. The California … Read more

Editorial: BLM blocks disclosure, again

Should the Bureau of Land Management block information critical to the public’s understanding of a … Read more

Editorial: State makes careful decision on lead

The state of Oregon will not require day care centers to test for lead in … Read more

Editorial: Central Oregon does not need another historic canal

Water is too precious in Central Oregon to be mismanaged. But it could be about … Read more

Editorial: State gets in the way of affordable housing

When there’s an affordable housing shortage, it helps to build affordable housing. But doing it … Read more

Editorial: Bend transportation debate should get facts right

Ever get the feeling the debate about Bend’s transportation needs is skewed? Most of the … Read more

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