Monthly Archives: April 2017

Angry crowd blasts Walden at town hall in The Dalles

An angry, overflow crowd of about 500 gave Rep. Greg Walden an earful Wednesday about their opposition to his positions on health care, immigration and climate change. The meeting at the campus of Columbia Gorge Community College in The Dalles was Walden's first town hall since he championed a controversial Republican health care bill that…
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We all lose when public records are hidden: Editorial agenda 2017

The state Psychiatric Security Review Board recently sued a small Eastern Oregon newspaper, which had sought records related to Oregon State Hospital patient, Tony Montwheeler, who's accused of killing two people within weeks after being released from the facility. In a rare move this past week, Gov. Kate Brown reined in a state board that…
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