Editorial: OSU-Cascades needs state nurturing

Oregon State University’s Cascades campus continues to grow. That growth, in turn, should serve as … Read more

Editorial: Keep the community in the loop in school board search

Already the Bend-La Pine School Board has begun the process of looking for a successor … Read more

Editorial: Share the fix on student records

Oregon’s Department of Education has work to do if student records and other information kept … Read more

Editorial: How should Bend pay its transportation bill?

$290 million for transportation. One way or another Bend residents will be paying for that. … Read more

Historical editorials: Mail should not serve whims of Prineville bars

Editor’s note: The following editorials originally appeared in The Bend Bulletin on Oct. 28, 1940 … Read more

Editorial: Deschutes court system steps up on foster cases

If Oregon is going to improve the way it cares for children in its foster … Read more

Editorial: Top Oregon officials should set a good example

If there’s anything that frustrates Oregonians, it’s politicians or government employees using their position for … Read more

Editorial: Libraries, publishers need each other

It’s a fight that shouldn’t happen. As of Nov. 1 the book publisher Macmillan has … Read more

Editorial: Don’t leave fire safety to the neighbors

Oregon has been lucky this year. Wildfires have been held to a minimum all summer … Read more

Editorial: Step up and report suspected abuse

The Oregon Department of Human Services reported 362 child neglect cases in Deschutes County in … Read more

Editorial: Douglas County D.A. got records request all wrong

It’s hard not to believe there’s something wrong going on in Douglas County. The district … Read more

Editorial: Reconsider move to permanent daylight time

Oregon lawmakers decided during the 2019 legislative session that Pacific Standard Time had to go. … Read more

Editorial: Prineville water contract finally a reality

It’s taken years and an act of Congress to bring water security to the city … Read more

Editorial: Sound off on plan for Pilot Butte

The love for Pilot Butte in Bend can be voracious. Walkers, dogs, runners, bikers, motorcyclists … Read more

Editorial: Don’t hide financials of Oregon sports betting

Sports betting is a multibillion dollar business. That’s not going away. So the state of … Read more

Janet Stevens column: It’s cold — and deadly — outside

If you’re homeless, you’re entering the most dangerous time of the year, I suspect. Cold … Read more

Historical editorials: City water is coming

Editor’s note: The following editorials originally appeared in The Bend Bulletin on Oct. 21, 1904. … Read more

Editorial: Don’t make it hard to find information about state government

The Department of State Lands doesn’t need to bring magic to the debate over the … Read more

Editorial: County’s back to the marijuana drawing board, again

Having rejected a proposal to build a marijuana production facility east of Bend earlier this … Read more

Editorial: Do what’s necessary to get benefits system right

The Oregon Health Authority and the Department of Human Services have less than six months … Read more

Editorial: Flaw exposed again in public records law

The fight over public records in Douglas County may actually be one of the better … Read more

Editorial: Bend should get to vote on money for roads

Want to liven up the family dinner or a dinner party with friends? Here’s a … Read more

Editorial: Emergency is here; where’s the shelter?

With overnight lows across Central Oregon expected to dip into the low teens again Tuesday … Read more

Editorial: Same day registration could improve turnout

State Sen. Mark Hass, D-Beaverton, believes Oregonians would be better served if they could register … Read more

Editorial: Get kids the boots and gloves they need

With the weather getting colder and the holidays approaching, we’re hoping you might be in … Read more

Gerry O’Brien column: Central Oregon perspective: Bend 2050

The next round of visioning for what Bend and Central Oregon could look like in … Read more

Editorial: Merkley’s bill the right way to go

There are two good reasons to support efforts by Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Oregon, to keep … Read more

Editorial: Oregon must do better on education

If Oregon is to achieve its lofty 40-40-20 education goal by the target date of … Read more

Editorial: Plan to control health costs might work — at a cost

Do Oregonians need to pay so much for health care? Can’t the state put a … Read more

Historical editorial: Why Bend?

Editor’s note: The following historical editorial originally appeared in The Bend Bulletin on Oct. 14, … Read more

Editorial Healing the Deschutes is about more than piping

The Deschutes River can flow near Bend at a roiling 980,000 gallons a minute in … Read more

Editorial: Help’s on the way

There’s no doubt trauma can take a terrible toll on a child and that a … Read more

Editorial: Bend should change regulations before creating new housing tax

To attack Bend’s housing problems, the city is looking at changing city rules and regulations, … Read more

Editorial: DHS needs sense of urgency

Imagine calling the Oregon State Police to report an accident and being put on hold … Read more

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