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Disaster drill planned June 1

Blue Mountain Hospital will be performing a training disaster drill on Thursday, June 1. The...

Ferguson pleads guilty to sex crimes
Natural Resource Camp registration deadline June 1
Election results: Weigum, Sharp, Culley elected to parks and rec board


Editorial cartoons
This week’s editorial cartoons.
Our View: Trump right on tariffs for Canadian lumber
Letter: Support HB 3249, Oregon Agriculture Heritage Program
Letter: Will there be a next generation of ranchers in Oregon?


Grant Union softball team still in the game
Grant Union falls to Burns Friday, but will advance in the state playoffs.
STATE TRACK: Monument’s Emerson places sixth in 300 hurdles
STATE TRACK: Grant Union remains in first after Rude’s third-place pole vault finish, but East Linn Christian is gaining
STATE TRACK: Pettit repeats as state 100-meter champ


Dorrance Dale ‘Smokey’ Wilborn

Dorrance Dale “Smokey” Wilborn, 91, of Prairie City passed away Tuesday, May 2, at...

Kathleen Agnes Blue
Eulala Jo Herbert
Daniel ‘Buzz’ Walter Harris


Mt. Vernon goat gives birth to five kids

Mt. Vernon residents Gregg and Betty Starr are retired and have grown children, but they also...

Dayville students make waves at Coast and Capitol
Out of the Past
What’s Happening

Capital Bureau

Legislators pursue changing appointment authority for ODOT director
A $8 billion transportation package will include shifting the authority to appoint the ODOT...
Democrats: Medicaid concerns haven’t derailed provider tax talks
House approves tighter tracking for medical marijuana
Pay equity bill heads to governor’s desk