Featured Stories


GCSO investigates its own special deputy who shot a dog she says attacked her
A woman shot a dog Sunday morning in Canyon City.
John Day cop killer may soon be freed
Bates Pond group comes close to consensus
Suicide prevention resources available


Editorial cartoons
This week's editorial cartoons.
Our View: Hard to get the measure of 97
Guest Comment: Being prepared is not just for scouts
Letter: McKinley has ‘selflessness, sense of duty and great values’


Panther/Bulls ready for ‘dynamite’ football season
Prairie City/Burnt River gears up for football season.
Grant Union falls to Burns in battle
Panthers sweep Tigers in first league match
Prairie City/Burnt River gridders win big in Unity


Hubert Dean Elliott

Hubert Dean Elliott (Dean) passed away Friday, September 2, 2016 at his home in Prairie City,...

Cynthia (Cindy) Jane Webb March 5, 1955 - Aug. 13, 2016
Justin Anthony Baker
Ilah Marie Grimsley


Rynearson honored for 70 years of service to American Legion Auxiliary
Norma Rynearson is honored for 70 years of service with Prairie City's American Legion Post 106.
Grant County Seniors
What’s Happening
Out of the Past

Capital Bureau

Troubled by past woes, DOGAMI ‘financially strong’
The department, which has recently confronted financial challenges, is being audited by two...
Brown, Pierce clash on rural issues
Legislator proposes voluntary ‘REAL ID’ option
Emergency Board OKs $5 million for school lead tests

Special Sections

A pronghorn hunt 17 years in the making

Brad Armstrong ventured out into the Juniper Unit, south of Burns and north of the Hart Mountain...

A butcher’s wife’s perspective
Wildlife populations strong, despite fire
A hunting way of life