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Falls Creek Fire sparks Joseph community meeting
Possible windy conditions on Falls Creek Fire spark Joseph Joseph community meeting.
Falls Creek Fire: 61 homes still in danger
Firefighters make progress on Falls Creek blaze
Grizzly Bear Complex fire crosses Forest Road 62


Wildfires may limit archery opportunities
Archers warned to beware of fire no matter where they hunt
Fall Chinook season on Snake opens Sept. 1
BIRDIES, BOGEYS & BUNKERS: Ladies’ tourney small but fun
Stockgrowers Ranch Rodeo packed with excitement


Ambroson, Concannon swim lake’s length
Local artist Rodd Ambroson and friend swim the length of Wallowa Lake
JHS Class of ’65 reunites
Foster at work brightening clouds


OUT OF THE PAST: Cattle fall into uncovered well

100 Years Ago

Aug. 26, 1915

William U. Crow, one of the most highly respected...

POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY: Nation’s leader chosen oddly
OUT OF THE PAST: World War II Ends, Fire in Eagle Cap Wilderness
MAIN STREET: Wages not making folks rich


CHIEFTAIN: Megafires no longer if, but when
In age of larger fires, it's up to rural landowners to take all the precautions they possibly can.
GUEST COLUMN: Join party so you might run
Editorial cartoon for Vol. 133 Issue 19
Editorial: Grant County sets example in face of danger

Capital Bureau

Well-connected firm got tax credit rules changed
Although the Legislature had other intentions, a well-connected consultancy firm was able to get...
‘Kicker’ will return $402.4 million to Oregon taxpayers
Final ‘kicker’ amount to be announced Wednesday
State can provide little in the way of aid to fire victims


OBITUARY: Patricia Workman
Obituary for Patricia Workman, 86, who died Aug. 26, 2015.
OBITUARY: Wayne Johnson
OBITUARY: Leroy Bennett

Special Sections

Three vie for 2016 CJD Court
Three equestriennes have already thrown their hat in the ring for 2016 CJD Court