COLUMN: Enterprise readers weigh in on election coverage, and we’re listening

Readers of the Malheur Enterprise want the truth about those running for public office and they expect us to get it.


The country is heading into a very contentious presidential election. The race between Donald Trump and Joe Biden is spilling into all politics.

At the Enterprise, we’ll let others get you the information on such races. We will focus our election coverage on key local campaigns that have the most impact on the people of Malheur County.

And we’re going to do that with your advice in hand.

Political coverage can be vexing for a local newspaper. Often, there are too many candidates and too many issues to cover as deeply as needed. And then there is the regular suspicion that reporters and editors are applying their views to the coverage, favoring some . . .