Featured Stories



Engle named Regional Teacher of the Year
Monument educator will be considered for statewide award.
John Day adopts housing incentives plan
Foreclosure auctions considered a success
Hazardous materials to be removed from Weaver Building


Editorial cartoons
This week’s editorial cartoons.
Our View: Stewart Scholarship, education are gifts that keep on giving
Farmer’s Fate: Shampoo bottles and horseshoe nails
Letters to the Editor: June 20, 2018


Wildfire softball girls win District 3 Tourney
The Grant County Wildfire 9-10-11 and Lady Pros 18U teams compete in busy summer schedule.
Happy trails at the Cinnabar Mountain Playdays rodeo
Local spikers will compete on national stage at AAU championships
Parks and Rec activities set


Obituaries: June 20, 2018
This week’s obituaries.
John ‘Jack’ Arthur Oldham
Jamie Alan Zimmerlee
Walter ‘Walt’ Lee Eaton Sr.


Kids Free Fishing Day enjoyed by 43 youths

Youths held out for the big one at the June 2 Kids Free Fishing Day at McHaley Pond east of...

‘Cars for a Cause’ show to shine at fairgrounds
Family Fun Day is a hit for young and old
Monument students enjoy ‘whale’ of a journey

Capital Bureau

Can ODOT fire employee for advocating for shooting?
Lori McAllen, an employee at a state DMV office, purportedly made a post on Facebook advocating for...
Ban on food taxes would be a first
Backers drop gun storage initiative for now
Hackers attack state email system