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Editorial cartoons from Sept. 30

Editorial cartoons from Sept. 30, 2014

Crosstalk: Is it an issue of labels or ideologies?

Is it an issue of labels or ideologies? Left or right?

Letter to the editor: Hope in activism

To the editor: In response to the many who watched the PBS series "The Roosevelts," I wanted to discuss why FDR ended up rallying around progressive causes such as the minimum wage, union rights, Social Security and progressive taxation.

Letter to the editor: Wildlife support

To the editor: I would like to give a BIG thank you to Jean at the Rowena Wildlife Clinic. I found an injured animal outside my house and had nowhere to take it. I couldn’t just leave it on the street. I have a sick pet in my house and no money to pay for veterinary care for any other animals. When I called Jean she just said “yes, I will help you.”

Letter to the editor: Vote Richardson

To the editor: As you study the issues and ponder the candidates running for office in this November election, I invite you to seriously consider casting your vote for State Representative Dennis Richardson as our next governor of Oregon. A Vietnam veteran and graduate of the J. Reuben Clark School of Law at Brigham Young University, Dennis Richardson settled in southern Oregon.

No. 2 Dufur starts off league with a sweep

The No. 2-ranked Dufur Rangers hit the court for the start of league Friday, and used a combined 13 kills, 11 aces and seven digs from senior standouts Taylor Darden and Montana Ferres in a three-game sweep on the road over Mitchell/Spray.

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Redsides come close to winning rally

Volleyball squad takes losses to Trinity and Condon

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Rangers drop hapless Mitchell

Nuevo, Pence combine for 327 yards in 66-22 triumph over the Loggers

Apple truck catches fire on Interstate 84

A semi-trailer loaded with 42,000 pounds of apples destined for the east coast was heavily damaged Sept. 27 after it caught fire along the eastbound lanes of Interstate 84 about three miles east of The Dalles.

For the record from Sept. 30

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Sept. 30.

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Biologists identify pot gardens as salmon threat

GRANTS PASS — Water use and other actions by the marijuana industry in the Emerald Triangle of Northern California and Southern Oregon are threatening salmon already in danger of extinction, federal biologists said Tuesday.

Idaho wolf, coyote hunting derby wants larger area

BOISE, Idaho — A group that overcame a court challenge last winter to hold a wolf- and coyote-shooting derby is seeking a permit from the U.S. Bureau of Land Management to roughly double the area for a second event this winter.

Charges dropped for man who sold rhino head

MILTON, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire man who tried to sell a 70-pound rhinoceros head online is happy that charges against him have been dropped.

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Deer arranged in pile

As more deer were added, a neighbor decided to file a police report

Cycle Oregon leaves a wheel of wealth

Cycle Oregon rolled into The Dalles on September 5th, bringing more than 2,000 bike riders and a support crew. This organization relies heavily on host community volunteers for the multi-day event to run smoothly.

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Co-editors take teamwork from ranch to community

fter almost a year of immersion in the ranching culture of Wasco County, Mark Gibson, photographer, and RaeLynn Ricarte, reporter, have teamed up to take on a new challenge.

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Cows ‘shrink’ under stress

Moving a herd without weight loss key

Temperatures drop in Oregon; some areas will see frost

PORTLAND (AP) — Some of the coolest temperatures of the season so far are expected this week in Oregon.

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Riverhawk runners land double knockout

While facing top teams, Thouvenel sees potential

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Belief factor still prevalent

After loss to Summit, Riverhawk veterans echo positive sentiments to the ‘process’


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