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Get ready for Zombie fun, run

JOHN DAY – Saturday’s Zombie Run is open to adults, as well as kids age 8 and...

Sheriff vs. Sheriff on pot measure
Ex-chief Tirico indicted
Parks and Rec youth basketball starts soon


Editorial: Walden gets our nod in House race

U.S. Rep. Greg Walden hasn’t taken anything for granted in the current campaign season.

Editorial: Give K another shot? Maybe it’s time for change
Editorial: The Senate smackdown
Commentary: More voices heard in top-two system


District 1A volleyball tourney on tap Saturday
The High Desert League Volleyball Tournament starts in John Day at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, with...
Ski passes on sale now
Youth can sign up for wrestling program
GU cheers on season


Lyle Eugene ‘Gene’ Vaughan

CRESWELL – Lyle Eugene “Gene” Vaughan, 82, formerly of Fox, died Oct. 13. A...

Vickie Staples
Betty Jane Shrofe
Kenneth Delmaine Warrington


New Hope holds fundraiser
A fundraiser banquet and auction for New Hope for Eastern Oregon Animals will be on Nov. 1
And a happy BOO to you!
Free concert by Navy Band Northwest
Gourd-grinning girl

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Supporters, opponents debate driver’s card measure
Supporters and opponents of an Oregeon ballot measure that would allow people who can't prove their...
Oregon GMO task force drafts report
Richardson asks feds to investigate Kitzhaber, Hayes
Oregon Board of Ag sets legislative agenda