‘Rockwood River’?; Rules have changed; ‘Let us be angry’; more
One week not enough; Goldfish and consent; Because he can; more
Children’s Park piggy bank pledge; Keep the structure; Trump’s waste; more
‘Encouraged’; Support victims; Be ‘upstanders’
On April 8, constituents from Oregon’s Second Congressional District will attend a town hall to bring forward their concerns about issues affecting them and their neighbors.
Moral imperative; Takes 10 seconds; more
Students and staff at Hood River Valley High School have been raising awareness of sexual assault with the “It’s On Us-Hood River” campaign.
On March 8, International Women’s Day, a father-like friend of mine sent me (and his other female friends) an email: “A salute to you on your day, at the same time that I rale at the notion of 'a day.' Yours are 24/7 lives, 365 day years, and a sisterhood. You are so much more than [a] Woman’s Day. I, for one, am the beneficiary.”
Seeking letters; Schizophrenia and murder; Spring has come; more
Last week I received a letter from a Hood River retiree who chided me for typos and other journalistic deficiencies, and for my occasional practice of writing about that fact that I enjoy sending letters and postcards. That’s fine, happy for the feedback, and everyone is entitled to their opinion.
‘Meals’ feels good, Where Is Walden?, Budget boost, more
Why have laws?; Be kind to bicyclists; No repeal; more
Rest ACHA: Trump and GOP need to give health care reform more time; Greg Walden must connect with his constituents
President Donald Trump said this week, “We have a chance to do something fantastic, to do something amazing,” referring to pending health care legislation, aka American Health Care Act.
Where’s Walden?, Trumpville 2018, Power of TV, more
Each year I hold a town hall in every county. During my last town halls, there was a startling trend in the questions I was asked.