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Lockhart appointed to Joseph City Council
Lockhart appointed to Joseph City Council

Michael Lockhart was appointed to the Joseph City Council at the Jan. 11 regular meeting council meeting. Lockhart was the only applicant for the city council position created by the resignation of Rodd Clark.

Lockhart continues to serve as...

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Community Calendar: A listing of events and activities across Wallowa County
Community Calendar: A listing of events and activities across Wallowa County
Movie Double-Feature Friday, Jan. 19, 1 and 3 p.m. Josephy Center, Joseph.
Hansell named to Legislative Commission on Indian Services
Hansell named to Legislative Commission on Indian Services
Three legislators serve.
McFarland get jury trial for not registering vehicle, carrying liability insurance
The case stems from incidents on Oct. 18 and 19 of last year when McFarland was cited for failure to carry a license and driving while suspended or revoked.
Enterprise finds temporary home for fire department
Begins planning process for upgraded city hall
Enterprise Library receives $5,000 gift
The Horner Papers project will not take the entire $5,000 donation.
Bid to rescind marijuana ban in Wallowa County underway
Bid to rescind marijuana ban in Wallowa County underway
Notifications of the bid to repeal the existing ordinance than bans marijuana and replace it with one that allows marijuana have been published in this issue of the Chieftain.
Weather service warns of Wednesday winter storm in Blue Mountains
Weather service warns of Wednesday winter storm in Blue Mountains
Travel expected to be difficult
News in Brief: Grange plans cribbage session
News in Brief: Grange plans cribbage session
Bring a cribbage board and cards if you have them.
Community Calendar: A listing of events and activities around Wallowa County
Community Calendar: A listing of events and activities around Wallowa County
Help determine the future of Hays Century Farm 7 p.m. at Wallowology Natural History Discovery Center, Joseph.
Wallowa County Rotary Club plans Valentine’s ‘friendraiser’
Chuckwagon Sisters Catering will provide the dinner.
Wallowa Countians sign up for healthcare

The open enrollment period for 2018 health insurance coverage through the federal government was half the duration of the previous year’s sign-up period, but Oregon’s enrollment total was the state’s highest ever.

According...

Felony charges fail to stick on Samard
The incident stemmed from an alleged drug deal gone bad in July 2015.
Calendar: A list of events and activities in Wallowa County
Calendar: A list of events and activities in Wallowa County
Fishtrap Fireside Friday, Jan. 5, 7 p.m. Fishtrap House, 400 E. Grant St., Enterprise.
News in Brief: First aid, CPR classes offered

Project Heartbeat, a Wallowa County-based nonprofit, will conduct a First Aid, CPR and AED class at the Prairie Creek Center (Oregon DHS office) at the corner of River and Litch Streets in Enterprise Friday, Jan. 19.

The class will commence at...

For the Record: A listing of activities from Wallowa County public safety entities

Dec. 18

5:24 p.m. –– Wallowa County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a large rock in the highway at Wade’s Point. ODOT was advised.

Dec. 19

11:39 a.m. –– Deputies responded to a report...

Wallowa Resources adds three positions
Wallowa Resources adds three positions
Ford Family Foundation increases support level.
Adult rape charges dropped; juvenile charges substituted
A motion to dismiss the case entirely has been filed.
News in Brief: Grant boosts recycling options in Wallowa
News in Brief: Grant boosts recycling options in Wallowa

Wallowa High School’s FFA is the recipient of a nearly $3,000 Living To Serve grant. In partnership with the Wallowa Leadership class, the FFA has used the funds to implement a district wide recycling program.

The overall goal is to...

Deadline near for Oregon Cultural Trust donations
Deadline near for Oregon Cultural Trust donations
Dec. 31 is last day to take advantage.
How are we doing? Joseph City Council undertaking taxpayer survey
The survey went out as part of the city’s November newsletter in late November.
Gallery: Sounds of the season
Gallery: Sounds of the season
Enterprise students present Christmas concert

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