Featured Stories


Flat Project scoping proposal released for public comment
Flat Project 30-day scoping period begins Dec. 7.
Off-leash dog kills another in John Day
Carrie Young Memorial raises thousands for seniors
Farmer’s Fate: Mutual understandings in marriage


Editorial cartoons
This week's editorial cartoons.
Our View: The hole in Brown’s budget
Guest Comment: Why I want to hunt
Editorial cartoons


Young talent: Grant Union girls ready for big roles
Grant Union girls basketball team prospects shine early in the season.
Grant Union wrestlers grapple well at opening meet
Lady Panthers fall to Adrian after fast start
Grant County sports roundup


W. Ralph Wilson

W. Ralph Wilson, 83, of Prairie City passed away Tuesday, Dec. 6, at Blue Mountain Hospital. A...

Luis Gerado Sanchez
Joan Kay Rohm
Alvin Robert Gienger March 18, 1927 - Nov. 14, 2016


Heart test saves Walker’s life
Cardiologist visiting John Day diagnoses problems requiring emergency surgery.
Farm to school: Students explore local agriculture through Friday academy
Holiday Showcase a hit
Christmas programs coming to town

Capital Bureau

State Lands staff finds ambiguity in Elliott proposal
The Oregon Department of State Lands has found some issues with a proposal submitted for the...
Audit: Agency shortcomings put affordable housing inventory at risk
Business leaders offer tax hike support for PERS reform
Brown proposes cuts, tax hikes in 2017-19 budget