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Wandschneider: Education, wealth and generosity

Last week, Wallowa Memorial hospital director Larry Davy told the Rotary Club that new doctors start their careers with $300,000-$400,000 of debt. I know that a doctorate in physical therapy can cost $200,000, and am sure that nurses, med techs,...

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First ‘bootlegging’ conviction
First ‘bootlegging’ conviction

100 years ago

March 8, 1917

• An election to vote on bonds to erect a school building in Enterprise will be held at the grade school building Saturday, March 10. Every citizen of the state, 21 years old, who has resided in the...

Wallowa County offers a rich cultural experience.
Wallowa County offers a rich cultural experience.
Deepening my relationship with Wallowa County by editing the Chieftain for three weeks
Hiram Merry catalogued life in Wallowa County
Hiram Merry catalogued life in Wallowa County
Old photos and old photographers
Former Chieftain editor Gwen Coffin spoke truth to power
FDR’s internment of Japanese-American citizens aroused the Chieftain’s editor
1917: Enterprise beats Pendleton, 56-12

100 years ago

March 1, 1917

• The new school building proposed for the Enterprise district is considered a happy combination in which utility, economy of construction and beauty of exterior are all preserved. It will have some 23...

Katherine Stickroth reflects on the winter
Are you tough enough?
The gifted cooks, chefs and bakers in the Wallowas may account for our unusually robust potluck culture
Rowing through rapids is far less scary than helping prepare meals
Can mathematicians end gerrymandering ?
Can mathematicians end gerrymandering?
Column: Brady is out of the mud and at the pinnacle
Remember Tom Brady
Column: The OK Theater rocked Saturday night
Column: The OK Theater rocked Saturday night
The OK Theater in Enterprise rocked on Saturday night.
Out of the Past: Ladders too short to reach roof fire
Out of the Past: Ladders too short to reach roof fire
Out of the Past