Guest column: Strong connection between high-quality child care and healthy communities

As children in Central Oregon and across the country embark upon the start of a … Read more

Guest column: Trump has helped turn the world upside-down

Welcome to “Upside-Down Trump-World,” a land where our government does exactly the opposite of what’s … Read more

Guest column: Steelhead in crisis, time for a management change?

Last year was one of the poorest on record for steelhead in the Deschutes. After … Read more

Letters: Dear Bend parks and rec; Presidential economics; Your voter matters, register!; Remembering John McCain and voting

Dear Bend parks and rec The covered bridge in Shevlin Park is a reflection of … Read more

Guest column: Charge a mandatory fee for plastic bags

I would like to respond to the recent guest column by Mary Ellen Coulter. I … Read more

Letters: Cost of a life; Free candidate forums; Celibacy is unnatural

Cost of a life A recent column by James Broughel discussed the federal government’s proposed … Read more

Guest column: Vote no on Measure 105

Oregon’s anti-racial-profiling law was passed in 1987 with near unanimous support from both Republicans and … Read more

Letters: Keep complaints anonymous; Don’t blame DeBone; Not big money; Don’t embrace bitterness

Keep complaints anonymous Your recent editorial on legislative sexual misconduct references “complaints going back as … Read more

Guest column: Embrace a cooperative spirit to protect Oregon’s future

Although I’ve called Bend home for over 10 years, I grew up in Elmira, Oregon, … Read more

Letters: Walden helps veterans; Prevent STDs; Turn down the lights; Picking heroes

Picking heroes Your children will have a hero. Your own heroes influence their choice. What … Read more

Guest column: Let’s have a serious conversation on downtown Bend parking

Recently I have read that the City Council, under the advice of staff, is considering … Read more

Guest column: Don’t scar Eastern Oregon with power lines

Objections to the Boardman to Hemingway (B2H) 500-kV high-voltage transmission line were heard on Aug. … Read more

Guest column: Release information about the price of coal

In 2016, I joined many other Bend-area environmental activists, concerned citizens and businesses in working … Read more

Guest column: Why Bend needs a plastic bag ban ordinance

A recent editorial in The Bulletin suggests there is no need for legislation to ban … Read more

Letters: Fix the bridge; GOP has changed; Walden has not done enough for veterans; Bend needs a good elected mayor

Fix the bridge We have loved Bend’s Shevlin Park for a very long time. The … Read more

Letters: Ask what the union does for you; Sally Russell for Bend mayor; Bend needs to preserve trees

Ask what the union does for you after court’s Janus decision Most workers join a … Read more

Letters to the Editor

Off-road trails are OK for Ochocos I am writing in rebuttal of Jim D. Mooers … Read more

Guest column: Vote Jamie McLeod-Skinner for Congress

When I survey the current political landscape in America, I am appalled and saddened to … Read more

Letters: Buehler for governor; Brown for governor; Russell for Bend; McLeod-Skinner for Congress

Support Knute Buehler What Oregon needs is thoughtful, caring and independent leadership: that’s why I … Read more

Letters: Save the bridge; Mayoral debate; Capital punishment; Chopping down trees; Housing prices

Save the bridge I am a member of a walking group of cancer survivors and … Read more

Guest column: Judge was right to dismiss the Pelton Project lawsuit

My Indian name is Mustalik. I am a member of the Confederated Tribes of the … Read more

Letters: Road damage; paying for county services; Lights Out does not mean no lights; Candidates should explain plans; A salute to the fourth-graders

Road damage Here’s a thought about roads: quit advertising for people to come here! Less … Read more

Guest column: Forest Service must do more to protect Tumalo Creek

The headwater springs of Tumalo Creek, Tumalo Falls and the creek as it flows through … Read more

Guest column: Editorial on dam lawsuit missed vital context

On Aug. 10, The Bulletin published an editorial applauding the U.S. District Court’s recent decision … Read more

Letters: Tariffs threaten jobs; Bend should sponsor movie nights; Don’t hurt pain victims; Wyden and New York

Tariffs threaten jobs President Trump continues his trade wars with China. The latest tariff on … Read more

Letters: Boddie should resign; Yoga is not a spa treatment; Wyden residency and representation; Tax studded tires; Boddie, do the right thing

Boddie should resign When I first heard of the allegations against Nathan Boddie I was … Read more

Guest column: Put a Lion in the White House

Middle-class Americans may want to prepare for the future of their families and their country. … Read more

Guest column: Protest injustice in a clear way

I have been reading for months about the unfair boycotting by teams of Colin Kaepernick … Read more

Letters: Show me the funding; No war on cars; Affiliation of submitters; Trump’s false statements

Show me the funding I read with great interest the guest column on July 24 … Read more

Guest column: Politics, good politics, is unselfish

Everyone matters to a good politician. When elected officials operate solely from the position of … Read more

Letters: Yea for yoga; Hypocrisy over Trump; GOP wants to rule; Car mess

Yea for yoga To the gentleman who wrote in a letter that he was appalled … Read more

Letters: Buehler should resign to run for governor; Williamson blocked important change in the law

Buehler should resign to run for governor I fully expected that Knute Buehler and his … Read more

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