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home : editorial March 24, 2018

Prepared citizens save lives
Sisters is blessed with top-notch first responders who can roll out on a variety of emergencies quickly, with the right tools for the job and a high level of professional skill.
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
'Real U.S. persons'
I went home with a waitress

The way I always do

How was I to know

She was with the Russians too?

- Warren Zevon, "Lawyers Guns and Money"

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Moments of magic
Faring thee well now

Let your life proceed by its own design

Nothing to tell now

Let the words be yours, I'm done with mine*

Tuesday, February 13, 2018
A reluctant "yes" on Measure 101
Sisters voters should hold their nose and vote "yes" on Measure 101.

Measure 101 would approve temporary assessments - a tax - on insurance companies, some hospitals and other providers of insurance and healthcare coverage to help cover healthcare for low-income families and children and people with disabilities.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018
"States' Rights!" (note exemptions)
Attorney General Jeff Sessions is a federalist who believes in states' rights and local control. Except when he doesn't.
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
A year for resilience
2017 was no picnic in Sisters.

We started the year half-frozen and buried under snowdrifts. Many local residents found winter intruding into their homes thanks to ice dams and leaks - and some of them struggled to get the damage repaired all the way into the following fall.

Tuesday, January 2, 2018
Editorial - Release the Gorayeb report
The Sisters City Council must follow the order of Deschutes County District Attorney John Hummel and release the report on the investigation into the conduct of now-former city manager Andrew Gorayeb. The council's concern for the confidentiality of statements made by employees is understandable and laudable. That concern does not, however, outweigh the public interest in understanding how it came to pass that the city manager resigned in the wake of an investigation that reportedly did not substantiate complaints of bullying and harassment.
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Friday, May 13, 2016

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