Featured Stories


City manager proposes economic development plan
Internet task force working to improve broadband access.
Former Grant County resident charged with 11 sex crimes
Man who killed John Day cop will be freed
New timeline for revised Blue Mountains Forest Plan


Editorial cartoons
This week’s editorial cartoons.
Our View: Before any tax increase, ODOT must restore trust
Letter: ‘We need immigrants’
Letter: ‘Throwing down the gauntlet’


Prairie City boys host Round 1 state game Tuesday
Here is a wrapup of the 1A-8 High Desert District Basketball Tournament.
Prairie City boys advance to district championship game after defeating Monument/Dayville
Strong 2nd half gives Lady Panthers edge over Lady Tigers
Grant Union beats Enterprise by 1 in tiebreaker


Daniel John Cline

Daniel John Cline, 67, formerly of Prairie City, passed away Jan. 2 at University of Washington...

Fern June Turner
Jack Blondin Hood
Thomas Wesley Hunt


Daddies, daughters dance night away

What’s Happening
Out of the Past
Grant County Seniors

Capital Bureau

Women’s prison focus of state summit, legislative session
Researcher tells Oregon Justice Reinvestment Summit women offenders should be treated differently...
Eastern Oregon job growth expected to trail behind state
Oregonians could see bottle deposit windfall under bill
Oregon water regulators propose third transaction fee hike

Special Sections

Outpatient mental health
Community Counseling Solutions provides wellness services.
Volunteers improve health care close to home