Featured Stories

News

Fishtrap,schools partner to study 2015 Big Read novel
Annual literary, community-wide event spotlights Luis Urrea's "Into the Beautiful North."
Volunteers needed for spelling contest
Excursion train operators ask to extend runs to Wallowa
Forest, Institute partners in jobs program for vets

Sports

Three Eagles place at Culver matfest
Bypassing a closer wrestling tournament in La Grande, Joseph Coach Tim Kiesecker took five matmen...
Fuller top local placer at Muilenburg Meet
Half a dozen Eagles gain weekend split
EHS boys notch two more, now 4-1

Life

Students wrap up their holiday concerts
The Countywide Christmas Concert on Dec. 17 concluded the schools' holiday concerts season, but...
A session with Santa
Webb enjoying a life of music
Holiday season’s younger performers

Columns

OUT OF THE PAST: Resigned county judge sentenced to 5 years
A look back at local history through the local news: 100, 70, 50, and 25 years ago.
JABBERWOCK II: Elk hunting held limited appeal
MAIN STREET: Peace occasionally breaks out
OPEN RANGE: Time to brush up on your Spanglish

Opinion

CHIEFTAIN: Trail concept’s exploration worthwhile
Process of gathering input from all interested parties an important part of determining trail's...
LETTER: Interested in helping cemetery
Editorial cartoon for Vol. 132 Issue 35
Oregon Health Plan still has gaps

Capital Bureau

Legislature may change marijuana measure
New committee of Oregon House and Senate members will look at Measure 91, which legalized...
Local governments, industry prepare for pot tax fight
OR-Kids tech flaws cause $23 million in false federal claims
Expiration of farm property tax exemptions proposed

Obituaries

OBITUARY: Helen Stuart Stonebrink
Obituary for Helen Stuart Stonebrink, 91, who died Nov. 20, 2014.
OBITUARY: Jerry Kiesecker
OBITUARY: William “Bill” Immoos
OBITUARY: Doris Irene Daniel