Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

Jesse Springer

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

Jesse Springer

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

Jesse Springer

Editorial cartoon

Editorial cartoon

Jesse Springer


Prineville's Latest Opinions

July 02, 2015

We need to treat water like a precious resource

by Central Oregonian
Before the current heat wave ever arrived in Crook County, the community was already bracing itself for a hot, dry summer where water was scarce. Back in early April, due to a practically…
July 02, 2015

If firefighters say something is hot, you better believe them

by Jason Chaney
The Crook County Fire and Rescue's chili left me in a world of hurt and with a renewed respect for spicy food warnings Sometimes in life, I have those moments where a potentially bad idea is…
June 26, 2015

Exercise discretion with personal property inventory

by Central Oregonian
The Crook County Assessor’s Office staff recently began a large-scale effort to inventory the personal property of businesses in the name of improving taxpayer equity among local companies. As…
June 19, 2015

Welcome Home parade another example of local patriotism

by Central Oregonian
Saturday brought a new sight to the Prineville community as citizens turned out the hundreds to attend a Welcome Home parade for returning local National Guard units. The event, orchestrated…
June 11, 2015

Give medical pot facilities a second chance

by Central Oregonian
The calendar didn’t even change months between the time city officials approved land use regulations for medical marijuana and the time a potential dispensary owner gained approval for a…
June 05, 2015

PSU missed some key points in its forecast

by Tony Ahern
This spring, the Portland State University Population Research Center produced a projection report for population growth in Central Oregon. In Crook County, the report was met with a resounding:…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Jesse Springer
June 05, 2015

Editorial cartoon

by Jesse Springer
Jesse Springer
May 29, 2015

Woodgrain grants help heal the layoff wounds

by Central Oregonian
When Woodgrain Millwork announced last November the layoffs of more than 200 employees, the news sent shockwaves through the community. Just as many economic reports for Crook County had begun…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Jesse Springer
May 29, 2015

Editorial cartoon

by Jesse Springer
Jesse Springer
May 26, 2015

'Anti-law enforcement movement' is misguided

by Central Oregonian
This past Friday, clad in uniform and standing silently in three rows, local Crook County and Prineville law enforcement officials commemorated Peace Officer Memorial Day. Deputies and officers…

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CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Jesse Springer
May 26, 2015

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by Jesse Springer
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May 15, 2015

Tumalo Falls viral photo starts critical conversation

by Central Oregonian
People love their public lands. One need only look at the way Prineville resident Brett Nelson’s Facebook post on park vandalism spread nationwide to realize how important they are to people. If…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Joe Heller
May 15, 2015

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by Joe Heller
Joe Heller
May 08, 2015

Are there better options than these closures?

by Central Oregonian
In recent weeks, local residents and outdoor recreationalists have learned of two closures (one road, one land) that will restrict access to public lands. First, private landowners announced the…
CENTRAL OREGONIAN - Joe Heller
May 08, 2015

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by Joe Heller
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