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Enough is enough: Bad behavior by coaches, parents and fans…

Enough is enough: Bad behavior by coaches, parents and fans…

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Heads of national and state sports organizations warn that trend could be an end to high school sports
Opinion: Celebrate legacy of U.S. Constitution each…

Opinion: Celebrate legacy of U.S. Constitution each…

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Linda Neace and Rick Riley: Everyone should refresh their knowledge, renew appreciation for principles of freedom.
Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Technology and the new anti-social social interaction may be behind gun violence; writer concerned about the liberalization of America
Who do we celebrate on Labor Day?

Who do we celebrate on Labor Day?

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
A nice holiday for sure, but how could we best honor the people we consider the laborers of our nation?
Another shooting? Nothing will change

Another shooting? Nothing will change

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Second AR-15 incident in a month in Central Oregon - it's impossible to feel safe in busy public places anymore
Opinion: Freezing Oregon property taxes would cause problems

Opinion: Freezing Oregon property taxes would cause problems

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Former Budget Committee member: Initiative Petition 10 needs to be redrafted so those who can pay for vital public services continue to pay for them.
Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Madras mayor candidate qualifications and past questioned; report on issues poll taken at the fair; and a great review of the Culver Crawdad Festival
Bob's Red Mill: Employee owners boost retention, recruitment

Bob's Red Mill: Employee owners boost retention, recruitment

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
CEO Trey Winthrop: Oregon businesses are facing historic labor shortages, but employee stock ownership plans can help.
Volunteers at the heart of our community events

Volunteers at the heart of our community events

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
From the key organizers to the kid hauling ice buckets, thank the many volunteers who are the key to nearly all of our summer events
Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Only law-abiding citizens follow gun laws; good experience with Jefferson County Sheriff's Office; and 509-J's summer programs rock
Amazing good fortune that fair gun incident didn't turn…

Amazing good fortune that fair gun incident didn't turn…

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
The five men who drew handguns and faced off with a man who'd stolen an AR-15 were heroic; the fact that such a rifle was left in an unlocked pickup…
Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Thankfully, they are still men in Madras, and a few stepped up and saved the community from a tragedy
Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Better water leadership would have been to predict what was going to happen; rush of customers at pharmacy after another closing has caused issues
Congress can reign in Big Tech and help community…

Congress can reign in Big Tech and help community…

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Big Tech is steamrolling America's newspapers, threatening our democracy; Congress can do something about that
Column: Our comments are leaving; our commitment isn't

Column: Our comments are leaving; our commitment isn't

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Starting Aug. 1, Pamplin Media Group will no longer host online comments on its articles.
Holy Babe Ruth: the 1920s and the 2020s are eerily…

Holy Babe Ruth: the 1920s and the 2020s are eerily…

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Rise of the far right, run one-term presidents (maybe), potential economic ruin ... things haven't changed much in a century
Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Fair superintendents give a call-out, and event organizers give thanks for the support
My View: Federal funds needed to improve election…

My View: Federal funds needed to improve election…

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
A $20 billion bill in Congress would help every state make elections more secure with predictable funding.
NAMI: Kindness can help improve minority mental health

NAMI: Kindness can help improve minority mental health

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Bart Brewer: There are many other roadblocks communities face, such as barriers to care
Fight back: help us pick an Amazing person to honor

Fight back: help us pick an Amazing person to honor

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Ignore all the negative swirling around us and think about the many wonderful people who help make our community great, then nominate one
Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
When will we finally do something to curb gun violence, and Roe reversal by Supreme Court has readers seeing red
Former state official: Thousands on brink of losing health…

Former state official: Thousands on brink of losing health…

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Charles Gallia: Congress should make American Rescue Plan Act subsidies permanent before insurance premiums rise.
My View: My belief in the right to choose

My View: My belief in the right to choose

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Legislator: Oregon must continue its leadership in standing up for access to reproductive care.
Help keep the Sparkle in the Madras Fourth

Help keep the Sparkle in the Madras Fourth

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Local donations have carried the Madras Fourth of July fireworks show since 1981; make this the year you contribute
Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
When will humans be the endangered species? We all need to play a role in reducing gun violence
Address this tragic national embarrassment

Address this tragic national embarrassment

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
America, the great land of the free, is steadily becoming more defined by our violent culture
Sheriff buyout made sense, but shows a sorry state of…

Sheriff buyout made sense, but shows a sorry state of…

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
An clunky end to a bumpy campaign: paying the loser to leave the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office
NAMI board president: Trauma survivors can help others…

NAMI board president: Trauma survivors can help others…

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
La'Verne Lynn Adams: I survived domestic abuse and now am a licensed professional counselor.
NAMI: Misgendering can lead to stigma against trans people

NAMI: Misgendering can lead to stigma against trans people

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Bart Brewer: Marginalization faced by transgender population contributes to higher rates of depression, social isolation
Doctor: Exercise may be better for depression than…

Doctor: Exercise may be better for depression than…

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Y. Pritham Raj, M.D: Walks with someone you love who is dealing with depression may just be the best medicine.

Letters to the Editor

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Letters to the Editor
Writer appreciates school district allowing plaque at W.S. Academy; push to take eCheck Up; and trail-keepers wonder why so many are trashing our…

Will late endorsement impact sheriff's race in…

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Will late endorsement impact sheriff's race in…
District attorney and former sheriff back the challenger against incumbent, but is their support too late to have full impact?

Letters to the Editor

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Letters to the Editor
Backing incumbent sheriff Marc Heckathorn and remembering the Genius in Coveralls, Keith Foster

NAMI: How labeling language affects mental health

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
NAMI: How labeling language affects mental health
Bart Brewer: We shouldn't let diagnoses blind us from the people behind those labels

Being able to laugh at ourselves shows our strength

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Being able to laugh at ourselves shows our strength
Correspondents' Dinner celebrates the power of humor, plus the fact that we don't live in Russia

Letters to the Editor

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Letters to the Editor
As election day draws near, the letter writers get busy promoting their favorite candidates

Here's what's going on at the MACRD

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Here's what's going on at the MACRD
Meet the five staff members who keep programs running at the Madras Aquatic Center

Opinion: Give Oregon's small businesses a break…

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Opinion: Give Oregon's small businesses a break…
Lori Olund: Elected officials should avoid overburdening economy's backbone with new regulations.

Ochoco National Forest and Grassland prep for…

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Ochoco National Forest and Grassland prep for…
Rise in hiking and other recreation has lead to an increased focus on trail management in the forest and national grassland

Opinion: West Coast becoming a breeding ground for…

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Opinion: West Coast becoming a breeding ground for…
David Pope: Parental groups like Oregon Moms Union are seeking to indoctrinate our children.

Letters to the Editor

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Letters to the Editor
Writers drill down on Jefferson County candidates for sheriff and commissioner

Oregon voters want more from journalists; we're…

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Oregon voters want more from journalists; we're…
Some don't want journalists picking 'winners' and 'losers' but some triage is needed to best inform the electorate.

Letters to the editor

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Letters to the editor
County campaigns spark letters of support; ballots will be mailed out in Jefferson County on April 27

OPINION: School boards must regain the trust of…

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
OPINION: School boards must regain the trust of…
OVBC survey finds that a minority of Oregonians feel their local school boards represent their beliefs

Jefferson County election has plenty of intrigue

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Jefferson County election has plenty of intrigue
Sheriff made a mistake in paying for his supporter to be a third candidate; it should be lesson in in what not to do, but not fatal to his specific…

Letters to the Editor

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Letters to the Editor
Writers are impressed with candidate Danzuka; the Jefferson County sheriff race inspires writers

OPINION: Tolling to encircle Oregon 'like a…

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
OPINION: Tolling to encircle Oregon 'like a…
Bob Rubitschun: ODOT policies would have been unthinkable a few years ago; today, they're moving faster than a runaway freight train.

Letters to the Editor

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Letters to the Editor
Time spent in Citizen's Academy, overall experience, prompts writers to back Heckathorn; another urges second thoughts on buying an Easter bunny

Opinion: Republicans can win Oregon with moderate…

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Opinion: Republicans can win Oregon with moderate…
Happy Valley resident: I will more than likely support Betsy Johnson if Christine Drazan doesn't win primary

DECISION 2022: Oregonians should fight war against…

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
DECISION 2022: Oregonians should fight war against…
Sandy Mayor Stan Pulliam is a Republican candidate seeking his party's nomination in the race for Oregon governor.

Dr. Kemper, a Madras champion

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Dr. Kemper, a Madras champion
A broke-down car led Carlos Kemper to chose to establish a practice in Madras, where he would make an impact few could match

Letters to the editor

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Letters to the editor
Sheriff addresses decision to add a ghost candidate to the race; other letters address support and suspicion

OPINION: Action needed now to address climate change

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
OPINION: Action needed now to address climate change
Jessie Kochaver: 'It's past time we put these climate-focused policies to use.'

MACRD Monthly: Moves to make the MAC better

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
MACRD Monthly: Moves to make the MAC better
Executive Director Courtney Snead: Our goal is to provide a safe and professional center

The big guns of Western capitalism

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
The big guns of Western capitalism
The speed and power of the economic pinch the west put on Russia is staggering; nurturing NATO should be a focus moving forward

Letters to the Editor

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Letters to the Editor
Tribal member suggests that it doesn't make economic sense to reopen the Village; ag groups combine to ask for veto of farmworker overtime bill

Oregon Farm Bureau: National Ag Day

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Oregon Farm Bureau: National Ag Day
Remember the importance of farmers and ranchers on national agriculture day on March 22

OPINION: To get beyond red vs. blue Oregon, let's…

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
OPINION: To get beyond red vs. blue Oregon, let's…
Losing faith in the democratic process? Let's make the American government responsible and accountable

Recovery Court makes powerful impression

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Recovery Court makes powerful impression
Reporter moved by spending time in a courtroom and witnessing the interactions involved in the strict drug treatment program

Pessimism surrounding Legislature is unwarranted

Madras Pioneer - Opinion
Pessimism surrounding Legislature is unwarranted
Lots of cash on hand, COVID receding but still public has dim view of the direction of state government

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