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Clerk candidate: Fill in Clackamas County races on your…

Clerk candidate: Fill in Clackamas County races on your…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Catherine McMullen: Important but overlooked clerk's office conducts elections, can choose to officiate weddings.
Reader's letter

Reader's letter

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
With all the bad and sad news, it is so important to remember there are good and generous people all around us.
Clackamas County: Courthouse project to create long-term…

Clackamas County: Courthouse project to create long-term…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Mac Bell: Fengate partnership was critical milestone after years of work to replace functionally obsolete building.
Over the Fence: The slow slide home

Over the Fence: The slow slide home

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
It's probably because of being at the forefront of the Baby Boomer generation, but my husband and I know a lot of people who are affected by either…
Voter: Bring back competence to Clackamas County elections

Voter: Bring back competence to Clackamas County elections

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Naomi Angier: Catherine McMullen, unlike the incumbent clerk, will commit to eliminating barriers for voter access.
Enough is enough: Bad behavior by coaches, parents and fans…

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

Wilsonville Spokesman - 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…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Linda Neace and Rick Riley: Everyone should refresh their knowledge, renew appreciation for principles of freedom.
Clackamas County: Older adults can tackle social isolation

Clackamas County: Older adults can tackle social isolation

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Rod Cook: Suicide Prevention Awareness Month provides opportunity to remind citizens that help is available.
Opinion: Clackamas County courthouse deal is bad for us

Opinion: Clackamas County courthouse deal is bad for us

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Steven F. Cade: Our tax dollars on this project will be exported to Canadian hedge fund.
Opinion: Freezing Oregon property taxes would cause problems

Opinion: Freezing Oregon property taxes would cause problems

Wilsonville Spokesman - 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.
Over the Fence: Remembering the world we knew

Over the Fence: Remembering the world we knew

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
All of these things are part of our fading past, and they all need to be written down.
Bob's Red Mill: Employee owners boost retention, recruitment

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

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
CEO Trey Winthrop: Oregon businesses are facing historic labor shortages, but employee stock ownership plans can help.
Over the Fence: Surprise, you're old!

Over the Fence: Surprise, you're old!

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
As you reach a certain age, you hopefully learn from your long life of accomplishments and failures, your great ideas and your great mistakes.
Opinion: ODOT will toll to price people off of roads

Opinion: ODOT will toll to price people off of roads

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Elvis Clark: Appointees to rate-setting committee seek to coerce drivers into failing public-transit system.
Opinion: Clackamas County pandering or seeking solutions?

Opinion: Clackamas County pandering or seeking solutions?

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Former district manager: Commissioner Paul Savas' appointment to tolling committee appears to be politically motivated.
Clackamas DA: Public can view details in officer-involved…

Clackamas DA: Public can view details in officer-involved…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
John Wentworth: Nothing is hidden, although there may be a fee associated with review and copying of the information requested.
Column: Our comments are leaving; our commitment isn't

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

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Starting Aug. 1, Pamplin Media Group will no longer host online comments on its articles.
Exec director: Clackamas Volunteers in Medicine needs your…

Exec director: Clackamas Volunteers in Medicine needs your…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Martha Spiers: County residents should help spread the word about the need for a contractor.
Reader's letter

Reader's letter

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Have the Metro Councilors driven I-5 South from Tualatin to Wilsonville between 2-6 p.m. on a work day?
My View: Federal funds needed to improve election…

My View: Federal funds needed to improve election…

Wilsonville Spokesman - 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

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Bart Brewer: There are many other roadblocks communities face, such as barriers to care
Former state official: Thousands on brink of losing health…

Former state official: Thousands on brink of losing health…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Charles Gallia: Congress should make American Rescue Plan Act subsidies permanent before insurance premiums rise.
Over the Fence: The third time's a charm

Over the Fence: The third time's a charm

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
This was our first trip of any consequence since we returned from Portugal just before the pandemic.
My View: My belief in the right to choose

My View: My belief in the right to choose

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Legislator: Oregon must continue its leadership in standing up for access to reproductive care.
Reader's letter

Reader's letter

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
If enough registered Oregon voters sign Petition 17 by July 8, we can put gun safety on the November ballot.
NAMI board president: Trauma survivors can help others…

NAMI board president: Trauma survivors can help others…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
La'Verne Lynn Adams: I survived domestic abuse and now am a licensed professional counselor.
Business is also a heritage worth celebrating

Business is also a heritage worth celebrating

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Willamette Falls & Landings Heritage Area Coalition recognizes the contributions of business to the rich history of the area
NAMI: Misgendering can lead to stigma against trans people

NAMI: Misgendering can lead to stigma against trans people

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Bart Brewer: Marginalization faced by transgender population contributes to higher rates of depression, social isolation
League of Women Voters: Clackamas County, state see…

League of Women Voters: Clackamas County, state see…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Marge Easley: We urge public officials, as well as voters, to view the blurred barcodes and delay in counting ballots as an important lesson.
It's time to restore trust in Clackamas County elections

It's time to restore trust in Clackamas County elections

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Pamplin Media Group editorial board: Sherry Hall must leave clerk's office and make room for qualified candidate Catherine McMullen

Readers' letters

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Readers' letters
Readers advocate for a new Clackamas County clerk and against a potential Aurora Airport runway extension

Doctor: Exercise may be better for depression than…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Doctor: Exercise may be better for depression than…
Y. Pritham Raj, M.D: Walks with someone you love who is dealing with depression may just be the best medicine.

Opinion: Clackamas County elections are foundation…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Opinion: Clackamas County elections are foundation…
Charles Gallia: Clerk Sherry Hall is up for reelection, and her opponent, Catherine McMullen, has taken the time to educate herself and become…

Former Clackamas County employee: Latest fiasco is…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Former Clackamas County employee: Latest fiasco is…
Ashley Carroll: Sherry Hall has a history of election errors, erroneously sends out private emails, refuses to take any responsibility.

Opinion: Did Sherry Hall attempt to undermine…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Opinion: Did Sherry Hall attempt to undermine…
Wayne Potter: Clerk's ineptness or deliberate sabotage means she has every reason to resign.

Readers' letters: Weighing in on local races before…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Readers' letters: Weighing in on local races before…
We need transparency, not excuses; Aaron Woods serves the public, not special interests

OHSU professors: Clackamas County residents can…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
OHSU professors: Clackamas County residents can…
PSU researchers: Aging and Disability Resource Connection streamlines access to information and resources

Opinion: 'Vote like it matters,' even with damaged…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Opinion: 'Vote like it matters,' even with damaged…
Clackamas County Commission Chair Tootie Smith pledges to push for 'accountability and transparency' in future elections.

Opinion: Clackamas County can't afford any more…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Opinion: Clackamas County can't afford any more…
Former Budget Committee member: Join me in supporting Catherine McMullen, who will not tolerate embarrassing missteps.

Five citizens: We can't wait to vote Sherry Hall…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Five citizens: We can't wait to vote Sherry Hall…
Clackamas County voters say choice is clear to pick Catherine McMullen as the next election clerk.

Opinion: Overturning Roe v. Wade could impact basic…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Opinion: Overturning Roe v. Wade could impact basic…
I'm concerned about effects of decision including it leading to further restrictions of basic rights

NAMI: How labeling language affects mental health

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

ENDORSEMENT: Alisa Pyszka for Metro president

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
ENDORSEMENT: Alisa Pyszka for Metro president
The newcomer likely can't win outright in May but could force a runoff, giving both candidates time to improve.

Endorsements: Kotek, Pierce are parties' best picks…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Endorsements: Kotek, Pierce are parties' best picks…
A moderate Republican and a practical Democrat are the right options when facing a three-way race in November.

My brain was never that great, but now it seems to…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
My brain was never that great, but now it seems to…
Retired journalist waxes on about a recent trip to the doctor with a troubling revelation

Readers' letters

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Readers' letters
Vote Sonya Fisher for commission; I endorse King for state senate; District attorney Barton needs to go

Opinion: Give Oregon's small businesses a break…

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

Over the Fence: Why do I own a mare? Because it's…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Over the Fence: Why do I own a mare? Because it's…
'I trudged wearily to the barn and found to both my joy and chagrin, two horses where there had been one.'

Opinion: West Coast becoming a breeding ground for…

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

Terry O'Neill: Kurt Schrader claims to be…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Terry O'Neill: Kurt Schrader claims to be…
Former president of the National Organization for Women: Jamie McLeod Skinner is the truly pro-family candidate in this election

Readers' letters

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Readers' letters
Wilsonville Spokesman readers weigh in on the primary race for Oregon Senate

Oregon voters want more from journalists; we're…

Wilsonville Spokesman - 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.

DECISION 2022: Metro needs better leadership

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
DECISION 2022: Metro needs better leadership
Alisa Pyszka, Metro president candidate: 'Our region is at a critical point right now.'

Kick off summer with annual YMCA Healthy Kids Day

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Kick off summer with annual YMCA Healthy Kids Day
Celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2022, Healthy Kids Day is the Y's national initiative to improve health and well-being for kids and families.

Reader's letter

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Reader's letter
I urge people to cast their vote for Aaron Woods, a candidate who will legislate with clarity for us all.

Opinion: Catherine McMullen is ready to be…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Opinion: Catherine McMullen is ready to be…
Jaime Mathis: Sherry Hall has been doing this job for 20 years and she is not doing it accurately.

OPINION: School boards must regain the trust of…

Wilsonville Spokesman - 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

Decision 2022: Housing stability, voting access are…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Decision 2022: Housing stability, voting access are…
Catherine McMullen: Eviction crisis in Oregon is amplifying obstacles to voting

OPINION: Tolling to encircle Oregon 'like a…

Wilsonville Spokesman - 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.

Over the Fence: We all live in the shade of Peyton…

Wilsonville Spokesman - Opinion
Over the Fence: We all live in the shade of Peyton…
I come from a small, gossipy town in northwestern Ohio. Change the geographical location and it tends to have some things in common with that naughty…

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