Our View: Jones for Astoria Mayor

Excerpted from The Daily Astorian Published on October 19, 2018 10:03AM Voters have two exceptional candidates to choose from The city of Astoria is poised to elect only its third mayor in 27 years on Nov. 6, following in the footsteps of Willis Van Dusen and Arline LaMear. Fortunately, voters have two exceptional candidates to choose from — Bruce Jones …

Candidate Profile: Bruce Jones

Reprinted from The Daily Astorian Published on September 28, 2018 12:01AM Last changed on October 16, 2018 11:37AM Candidate for mayor of Astoria. Biographical information A Coast Guard officer from 1983-2014, I retired in Astoria as a captain and the Columbia River Sector commander. Earlier, I led the USCG’s aviation rescue operations over New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina. After 2.5 …