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On Saturday, Oct. 3,the Better Oregon campaign kicked off its signature drive to place an initiative measure on the Fall 2016 ballot. The measure will raise the corporate minimum tax on large corporations.
To the editor: Here is what I have to say about former city councilor Carolyn Wood’s letter to the editor (Sept. 19) and the accompanying editorial regarding the city manager’s termination:
Carving out new jobs
Don’t need dictator
Help for homeless
Greater than the sum
We need Hillary
Council act unethical
To the editor: On September 14 four members of The Dalles City Council dismissed City Manager Nolan Young with no public discussion or explanation. The action was effective immediately. In the nearly two weeks since then no one, to my knowledge, has explained their action. This is appalling.
When I read the article in The Oregonian, Monday, Sept. 21, on the statistics that reflect the dismal achievements of The Dalles High School I was moved to write this.
Our water rates, the highest in Eastern Oregon, are scheduled to go higher this November.