Featured Stories


Pilot project uses ‘eDNA’ in water to track fish
Scientists with the Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife are using environmental DNA to identify...
Wolf plan review brings management zones, hunting to forefront
Local election guide
State Senate: State Sen. Ferrioli vs. Democrat W. Mark Stringer


Editorial cartoons
This week's editorial cartoons.
Our View: Measure 98 would help Oregon’s education woes
Letter: Re-elect Glenn Palmer as Grant County sheriff
Letter: Keep Sheriff Palmer in office


Grant Union has 72-14 showdown in Enterprise
Grant Union puts up a big win against Enterprise on the road.
Sports Schedule
Prairie City places fourth at High Desert League Tournament
Grant County sports roundup


Glenn R. Gray

Glenn R. Gray, 87, former Grant County resident, passed away Sunday, Oct. 16, at his home in...

Mary Jane Allen
Michael ‘Mike’ E. Weissenfluh
Michael Weissenfluh


Ring Praise concert planned in Mount Vernon
Handbell soloist Phyllis Tincher and pianist Sean Rogers will perform songs praising God at 6:30...
SMART reading volunteers make positive impact
Out of the Past
Grant Union Junior-Senior High School Student of the month — September

Capital Bureau

Lawmakers seek ways to avoid second women’s prison
Lawmaker wants to expand an early release program to avoid opening another women's prison.
Avakian campaign says claims of wrongdoing politically motivated
Motor Voter expands rolls by more than 230,000
Campaigns for, against Measure 97 raise record $33.4 million

Special Sections

HISTORY: The incorrigible exaggerator, philanderer, poet and county judge of Canyon City
Joaquin Miller was many things. Truthful was not always one.
HISTORY: Ranching in the good ol’ days
HISTORY: ‘Baptized in fire’