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EPA takes over JD fume probe

JOHN DAY – The EPA sent an emergency response team to John Day last week to look into the...

Flag ceremony on tap for Memorial Day
Drop in the bucket: Rains don’t relieve our parched summer forecast
Paving project coming up near Burns


Commentary: TPA, TPP good for rural Oregon

Recently there has been much debate about the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), the free trade...

Commentary: The PERS earthquake – A damage assessment
Rural highways, drivers get spotlight in Salem
Editorial: More candor, please


Forests issue campfire safety tips

JOHN DAY – With the Memorial Day holiday weekend kicking off the summer camping season,...

Grant Union hosts Baker today at Malone Field
Prospectors plan for games this week
GU ball team pushes forward


Charles ‘Pete’ Pickle

A Celebration of Life for Pete Pickle will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 23, at First Christian...

Michael ‘Mike’ Bentz
Nadine W. Carr.
Nadine Carr


2015 GU senior prom court

Time for a Rendezvous!
Youth range camp on tap
Spotlight on student artwork

Capital Bureau

Lawmakers pressed to extend, expand film credits
Though tax credits they receive for producing films and television shows in Oregon are not...
Lottery working to upgrade video gaming terminals
Geology Dept. will ask Legislature for more money
Judge rules some of Hayes’ emails are public, some private