No taxes on our groceries

Food sold at the grocery store is not taxed in Oregon. And grocers have done … Read more

Goga: Serenity with a goat

I laughed out loud the other day when I read a news item saying “there … Read more

Letters to Editor

A warning from Bud I lived in Brookings from the early 1950s until 1958. I … Read more

Is it a mid-life crisis or opportunity?

Mid-life crisis. Am I having one? Am I old enough to have one? If so, … Read more

Letters to Editor

Trump the puppet The conservative Cold Warriors of bygone generations would never have believed the … Read more

Raccoons: Tweakers of the wild

OK. Now I’m mad. I knew I was tempting fate, what with bird feeders and … Read more

Letters to Editor

Road fund loans A recent Pilot article stated that it appears three counties in Oregon … Read more

The life of a chicken wrangler

I am the proud new owner of a couple of hens! But it won’t come … Read more

1957: Crime wave, new bridges and noteworthy news

You can tell a lot about the relative lack of crime in Curry County in … Read more

Important things to say about Legislative session

Jeff Kruse, Oregon senator The Legislature has finished its work.All the votes have been bought … Read more

Letters to the Editor

The port’s greed Let me start in saying that I have been associated with the … Read more

Going for a ride? Here's what the dogs say.

A column I wrote earlier this year listed the top five reasons why dogs like … Read more

Truth, justice and the American way

To celebrate our nation’s birthday, the Curry Coastal Pilot is reprinting excerpts from the Declaration … Read more

To power wash or not to power wash? What a silly question

Have I told you how much I love my power-washer? Let me count the ways … Read more

Answer me this

You think cell phone use is annoying? Let’s take a little trip back in time. … Read more

Letters to the editor

Irresponsible Gun Story Jane Stebbins’ two advertorials on handgun ownership, presenting small automatic weapons in … Read more

Letters to Editor

Honest mistake Does an Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife fine violate the 8th Amendment? … Read more

Keep guard up during fire season

Fire season in Curry County, with its many restrictions, begins Monday — and it’s a … Read more

Me and nonspecificity

I can’t wait until my next birthday, because my driver’s license is expiring! Here in … Read more

Letters to Editor

Oh, the irony I find it ironic that Oregon Sens. Merkley and Wyden and Reps. … Read more

An administrator is important for Curry County

By Sue Gold, Curry County commissioner In response to my colleague Court Boice’s published perspective, … Read more

Letters to Editor

help the kite festival The Kite Festival needs your (non-financial) help. As we get closer … Read more

For sale — or trade for ammo

Consumerism in Curry not always on target The newsroom is always a place of deep … Read more

Fathers: Enjoy life’s dance with your child as long as you can

It was a sunny, Sunday afternoon. The young father walked his 4-year-old daughter onto the … Read more

Paid county administrator not a good idea for Curry County

First, I would like to acknowledge that, as I’ve stated before, there are some valid … Read more

Letters to Editor

White phosphorus The Washington Post has reported the U.S. military is using white phosphorus in … Read more

Letters to the editor, June 10

Helping the Homeless The Curry Homeless Coalition sponsored an energetic and successful workshop May 25, … Read more

Letters to Editor

Totally Shocked I have to say I have always enjoyed reading Clayton Dalrymple’s letters to … Read more

Janie got her gun

Do I get one? Do I pass? These questions have flitted through my mind numerous … Read more

Letters to Editor June 7

Suicide intervention What would you do if you were driving across Thomas Creek Bridge and … Read more

Plenty to do this summer

For those who say there’s nothing to do in Curry County, we say “Give us … Read more

Paid manager will not save county from financial crisis

It would appear that the Curry County Budget Committee — the three elected commissioners and … Read more

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