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Inbox: Wolves In The Northwest

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I think this is awesome [“Voices: Wolves May Soon Be in the 503 Area Code,” WW, Jan. 1, 2014]. I live in Washington, where the wolf numbers have been rising in recent years. I still haven’t    More
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 WW Editorial Staff

Inbox: PPS’s Racial Achievement Gap

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Every student in Portland Public Schools deserves an education that fulfills his or her potential. That’s why PPS has invested in staff training to help educators develop the skills and strate   More
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 WW Editorial Staff

Inbox: Nuclear Plant’s Costs

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“Energy Northwest—owned by a coalition of public utilities—also says the nuclear plant produces environmentally friendly energy.” [“The Not-So-Green Machine,” WW, Dec. 18, 2013.] So    More
Tuesday, December 24, 2013 WW Editorial Staff

Inbox: Female Police Officers

Letters to the Editor
For two decades, I have had problems with the Portland Police Bureau [“Gender Rap,” WW, Dec. 11, 2013]. I was a criminal defense lawyer before I retired. Female officers are far better at redu   More
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 WW Editorial Staff

Inbox: Conflict Over Harbor Cleanup

Letters to the Editor
There really is no conflict of interest with Jackie Dingfelder on the issue of the Superfund cleanup [“No Safe Harbor,” WW, Dec. 4, 2013]. Working on Superfund issues involves a lot of connect   More
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 WW Editorial Staff

Inbox: Defrauding Immigrants

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“He’s since sweated his way into a construction job with benefits.” How many Americans living here legally and paying taxes can say this? [“Greed Card,” WW, Nov. 27, 2013.] The scumbags ri   More
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 WW Editorial Staff

Inbox: Yogis Without Boundaries

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I go to a lot of yoga, and have for about 20 years. It is a big part of my life. You may not know it, because I am not an amazingly flexible or fit individual, but I use yoga regularly to keep my    More
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 WW Editorial Staff

INBOX: Abysmal Graduation Rates

Letters to the Editor
Thank you for this article [“Flunk Factories,” WW, Nov. 13, 2013]. I agree with School Board member Tom Koehler that Portland Public Schools’ evaluation of management is slack. If you are brea   More
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 WW Editorial Staff

Inbox: Is Hales Goofus or Gallant?

Letters to the Editor
After Sam Adams, Charlie Hales is a godsend [“Goofus & Gallant Go to City Hall,” WW, Nov. 6, 2013]. I don’t care if he never does anything but balance the city’s budget. Adams became a m   More
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 WW Editorial Staff

Inbox: Transit Blogger is Arrested

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I am not persuaded this is a clear-cut matter that requires a criminal process [“A Visit From the TriMet Squad,” WW, Oct. 30, 2013]. TriMet police are going a bit too far, and this response is dis   More
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 WW Editorial Staff

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