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Guts and glory: local dragon boat team rises to the occasion

The Dragons in the Wallowas paddling team finished out of the medals in their first-ever...

Local election options come into focus
Biz Buzz: Stockman’s Lounge returns to downtown Enterprise
Get your groove on at Juniper Jam


At long last, Friday night lights in Wallowa

It’s always exciting for any community when the local high school football teams takes...

The future’s bright for Cougar football
Snake River fall Chinook season begins Sept. 1
News Photos: Joseph volleyball duck race


Festival honors T.R. Ritchie with songwriting contest

As a nod to the Juniper Jam’s focus on original music, the Wallowa Valley Music Alliance...

Out of the Past: Trial to clear way for state park at the lake
Local VFW to host lineage ceremony
Entertainment Calendar


And Furthermore: The price we pay for tasty ice cream

Economic indicators are signaling a drastic shift in the price index of essential commodities...

Political Philosophy: A difficult game, more so in dreams
Bird Watching: The crafty, often pesky Steller’s jay
Main Street: Serving your nation outside the war zone


Editorial Cartoon

Editorial cartoon for the Aug. 31 edition.

Unfunded mandates show state’s lack of leadership
Guest column: Lunch form a critical part of school year
Letter: Local control of local land

Capital Bureau

State takes measures to guard voter rolls from hackers
Following an alert from the FBI, election officials are taking steps to guard voter registration...
Review: DHS could do more to prevent foster care abuses
ODOT’s lax quality control raises questions of fraud
Gov. Brown confirms five debates with Pierce


Death notice: Mary Ann McLaughlin

Mary Ann McLaughlin of Enterprise died at her home Aug. 28, 2016 at age 55. A celebration of her...

OBITUARY: Charley Graham
OBITUARY: Margaret ‘Bethel’ Croghan

Special Sections

Out of the Past: 50 gallons of huckleberries in Flora
Out of the past pulled from the archives of the Wallowa County Chieftain.