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Posted at 11:01 PM

City Administrator Dave Kanner framed the question of the Grandview guardrail exactly right last week: "Of the options you have presented, which provides the greatest measure of safety for the citizens of Ashland?" City Council members should do as he suggested and consider only that question. And they should answer by voting to leave the guardrail in place. Perhaps only in Ashland could a situation so unusual transpire: Property owners building a house on a previously vacant lot...

Posted at 11:01 PM

There have been various attempts to explain Donald Trump's appeal. Any adequate explanation needs to recognize how he summons within us a set of instincts which, if we are not careful, can override our more advanced processes of thinking and...

Updated Jul 26, 2016 at 12:58 PM

Dave Granlund cartoon on Russians hacking DNC emails.

Updated Jul 26, 2016 at 12:27 PM

Sustained North Korea threats, and nuclear weapon and missile tests, have led the Obama administration and Prime Minister Park Geun-hye’s government of South Korea to agree to deploy the Lockheed Martin THAAD (Terminal High Altitude Air...

Updated Jul 26, 2016 at 9:59 AM

Joe O’Mahoney cartoon on Elizabeth Warren being Donald Trump’s nemesis.

Updated Jul 26, 2016 at 9:19 AM

Nate Beeler cartoon on the Democratic Convention being rigged.

Updated Jul 26, 2016 at 7:51 AM

Dave Granlund cartoon on Democrats kicking off its convention.

Posted Jul 25, 2016 at 11:01 PM

If Oregon's burgeoning wine industry wasn't on the world map before last week, it certainly is now — or at least, its terroir is. Led by Southern Oregon University's own Professor Greg Jones, the International Terroir Congress met...

Posted Jul 25, 2016 at 11:01 PM

The perfect candidate I want to thank Harriet Berman for her letter of July 19, "Stop covering Trump." She points out how the media has inundated us with his every hateful, racist, misogynistic utterance, and credits this...

Posted Jul 25, 2016 at 11:01 PM

No single issue carries greater long-term significance than the condition of our environment, and climate change is a factor in an increasing number of policy decisions made by the City Council. Ashlanders want to make a difference, and the...

Updated Jul 25, 2016 at 1:50 PM

Have you ever had an idea that was a really good idea, but when you finally came up with the idea, it was too late to make it become a reality? I know I have. I did just this week. When I heard that Hillary Clinton had...

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