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Winter Weather Advisory from 12AM PDT SAT until 4AM PDT SUN

This bulletin remains in effect until 4:00 am Sunday for Wallowa County, OR

Coug ladies claw their way higher

In a dog and cat fight, sometimes the cats win. Wallowa Cougars scratched out a three-set victory over the Elgin Huskies on Tuesday, Oct. 8… Read more

Out of the Past

100 years ago – October 16, 1919 Read more

Community center upgrade has unexpected consequences

The recent improvements to the Joseph Community Center have caused an unexpected reaction: Long-time renters seeking space elsewhere. Read more

Sports

Wallowa volleyballers beat Spartans (again)

The Wallowa Cougars handed out a thorough drubbing to the Pine Eagle Spartans in volleyball on Friday, Oct. 11. The Cougars won their match… Read more

Coug ladies claw their way higher

In a dog and cat fight, sometimes the cats win. Wallowa Cougars scratched out a three-set victory over the Elgin Huskies on Tuesday, Oct. 8… Read more

Exchange student adds unique twist to Eagles football

For a professional football team, a kicker can often prove to be the decisive edge that allows a team to win a close game. On the other han… Read more

Opinion

Voice of Chieftain Oct 16

For most of us, the second Monday in October has been celebrated as Columbus Day, a time when banks and post offices are closed, and we thi… Read more

Wandschneider: Do-Gooders

No one gets paid to be a member of the Soroptimist, Lions Club, Rotary, the Hospital Foundation, 4-H Leaders Association, the PEO, the new … Read more

Some Northeast Oregonians and tribal members are dreaming of a freer Snake River

It’s all connected: that was the takeaway theme from this year’s Nimiipuu River Rendezvous, the fifth annual paddle rally on behalf of brea… Read more

Obituaries

Bette Moffit obituary

Bette (Babe) Sue Moffit Read more

Obituary: Margaret (Stubblefield) Hollenbeck

Margaret (Stubblefield) Hollenbeck, 85, passed away October 1, 2019 at Mari Ella Boarding Home in Los Angeles, California. She was born at … Read more

This Week's Forecast

DayPrecipTemp
Chance of snow showers overnight. Lows overnight in the low 30s.Fri
60%46° 31°
Windy, rain mixed with snow. Highs in the upper 30s and lows in the low 30s.Sat
80%39° 30°
Chance of afternoon rain and snow showers. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the mid 30s.Sun
30%40° 34°
Chance of afternoon showers. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the mid 30s.Mon
40%44° 36°
Showers. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the low 30s.Tue
50%50° 33°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the upper 20s.Wed
20%49° 29°
Mostly sunny. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the low 30s.Thu
10%50° 31°

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