Featured Stories



City lifts downtown parking restrictions for eclipse
Local business owners express frustration with restrictions
Marching against hate
Navigating the eclipse
Influx of visitors creates fire concerns


Editorial cartoons
This week’s editorial cartoons.
Our view: You can be a Nazi, or you can be an American
Farmer’s Fate: ‘High Heels & Tractor Wheels’
Letter: A naked person in our paper?


Volleyball camp draws 28 participants

Grant Union volleyball head coach Shae Speth and several members of the varisty team led a...

John Day Swim Team finishes second at district meet
Wyden revives outdoor recreation bill


Marjorie Grace Porfily

Marjorie Grace Porfily of John Day passed away Friday, Aug. 4, at Wildflower Lodge in La Grande.

Coral Gay Schmitt
Hedevig ‘Hedy’ J. Page
James ‘Jim’ Michael Redman


Dayville science teacher and others will monitor eclipse with high-altitude balloons
Dayville science teacher and students will host astronomy club for ‘astronomical’...
Local students, teacher participating in national eclipse project
NASA scientists studying eclipse in Unity
The 2017 Grant County Fair in photos

Capital Bureau

OEA’s new president seeks conservative inclusion
John Larson, who took the OEA helm July 10, has a background of union advocacy with a bipartisan...
Eclipse forecast: Clear (probably)
More than 50,000 no longer eligible for Oregon Health Plan
Brown reverses course on Portland highway veto

Special Sections

JOURNEY: Strawberry Wilderness: a great place to get lost
See everything from mountain peaks to waterfalls
JOURNEY: Take a scenic route to beautiful Arch Rock
JOURNEY: Blue Basin hike holds hidden treasure
JOURNEY: Miles of fun: Hiking trails near John Day