As a business owner I know that libraries are part of the infrastructure of a healthy community.
I'd like to give a shout out to Joel Ockunzzi, currently running for Jackson County commissioner.
I have been watching the letters to the editor with regard to those who have been responding less kindly to the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, and I feel compelled to respond to C.S.
We humans are decimating our planet.
I opened my paper a week ago Sunday morning to the smiling face of the beautiful Karen Greenstein. It was as if she was looking directly into my eyes and wishing me good morning.
Environmentalists work to protect fish; farmers grow food. And they have much in common: Farmers like to fish and environmentalists like to eat.
The Supreme Court's recent campaign finance decision allows anyone to give $2,600 to every member of Congress, and has sealed the deal on changing our form of government to a plutocracy — a...
Alan Bates, in his signature legislation, which he called his "proudest achievement," has given Oregon what national commentators have identified as the single most dysfunctional online insurance...
We know from previous grand jury investigations that in Medford, summary execution is the correct punishment when unarmed suspects ram a police car.
In response to Keith Van Horn's letter: My husband is "privileged" retired military like Dave Dotterer.
What would stand-up comedians do if it weren't for the Obama administration? The latest cutting-edge, climate-control idea is to contain methane emitted by cows. (Pause for laughs.)
I am writing to respond to the article in the local section of the April 1 Mail Tribune, "Ashland cracks down on illegal occupancy."
The MT tells us (March 20) that the "exchange's fiasco has created tremendous political pressure" on the governor and the legislators who championed it. And well it should.
The recent tragedy of an Ashland woman's death on I-5 at the hands of a drunk wrong-way driver was preventable.
Bob Sergi is qualified with over 30 years in law enforcement. He has experience working as a patrolman to sergeant and watch commander at the Medford Police Department.
Trap-neuter-release of outdoor cats is being proposed to control their population. No other option except indiscriminate euthanasia is offered.
Isn't it amazing to see the right-wing Republicans who have picked as their standard-bearer for senator from Southern Oregon a retired military officer who has had, and continues to enjoy, free...
I relived the Alaskan earthquake today! I was 8, living in military housing, when things began to shake. My dad screamed, "It's a bomb — get in the basement!"
Just a couple of points regarding Gretchen Hunter's guest opinion Sunday. Trap-neuter-release does reduce feral cat populations. In 20 years I've seen populations go from high 20s to no cats.
In Pete Wallstrom's guest opinion (March 23) he identifies himself as part of the "environmental community," yet he acknowledges his ironic stance as an avid skier.
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