Madras Opinions

March 22, 2017

Letters to the Editor

by Madras Pioneer
Citywide effort to combat puncture vine is needed or infestation will be catastrophic
March 22, 2017

Too many people would lose coverage under health care proposal

by Holly M. Gill
Estimates put number at 24 million losing coverage nationwide by 2026
March 15, 2017

Letters to the editor

by Madras Pioneer
Gun rights and health care in focus as readers present positions


March 15, 2017

From opera to community theater, Madras is awash in culture

by Tony Ahern
1850s Paris alive at the PAC, and the local theater group will take the stage this weekend
March 01, 2017

Celebrating 'year' with Trump speech and spring training

by Tony Ahern
With a bit more sunlight and warmth, March is the actual kickoff the the new year, right?
March 01, 2017

City of Madras has a busy current agenda

by Gus Burril
From working with tribes on truck stop to preparing for the eclipse
March 01, 2017

Letters to the Editor

by Madras Pioneer
Nation (and community) divided: Letters take opposite sides regarding Walden and President Trump
February 22, 2017

Personal reasons why guns laws regarding mentally ill need to be…

by Holly M. Gill
Tragic incident gives writer insight to why mentally ill need to be kept from guns
February 22, 2017

Letters to the Editor

by Madras Pioneer
Tribal kids need culture too; Walden only focused on GOP, not constituents
February 15, 2017

Letters to the Editor

by Madras Pioneer
Writers wonders why the Jefferson County Fire Department had to initiate fees.

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Feb 15, 2017

Indivisible, with angst for all

by Tony Ahern
Indivisible rips a page out of the Tea Party's book; will it work?
Feb 08, 2017

Immigration ban will make us weaker nation

by Holly M. Gill
Many suffered consequences from Trump administration's travel ban, including a 4-month-old baby.
Feb 08, 2017

Letters to the Editor

by Madras Pioneer
Readers respond to recent letter on Trump's order attempting to block travel from seven Muslim countries.
Feb 01, 2017

Could charter school improve graduation rates?

by Tony Ahern
School in Pendleton has set an example that could be followed for 509-J and Warm Springs
Feb 01, 2017

Letters to the Editor

by Madras Pioneer
The travel ban drives this immigrant and former teacher to tears