Featured Stories



School discipline policies questioned
Avoiding the ‘pipeline to prison.’
911 User Board leans to local dispatch
Sheriff Palmer sues Grant County
Suicide by the numbers


Editorial cartoons
This week’s editorial cartoons.
Our View: Divide present in student survey
Letters to the Editor: March 21, 2018
Letter: ‘You think it’s over a gun, but it’s not’


Prospector boys fall to Homedale
Prospectors fall to a tough Idaho team in first game of the three-day Iron Triangle Tournament.
Panthers post sizable track team
Grant Union Gold rises at state
Prospector boys get bats cracking at tournaments


Obituaries: March 21, 2018

Dillon James Barousse

Jan. 29, 1983 - March 12, 2018

Dillon James Barousse, 35, of...

Randolph ‘Randy’ Ray Wenick
Frank A. Silva
Sally R. Limbeck


10-year-old receives letter from president after sending Trump duct tape wallet
Trump’s praise sparks young entrepreneur’s spirit
Birth — Anna Leigh Ensign
A special delivery
Grant Union science students win local, regional awards

Capital Bureau

Two teens denied gun sales file complaints
Hayden Parsons of Sisters and Jackson Starrett of Canby filed complaints with the Bureau of Labor...
Initiative would ban ‘assault weapon’ sales
State agency wants to boost dam inspection authority
Report: Knowing prices could slash health care spending

Special Sections

AG DAY: Goats serve as caddies at Silvies Valley Ranch Retreat & Links

Animals have been employed in agriculture for many years — but not on a golf...

AG DAY: The John Day cattle drives
AG DAY: Grant County ag through the years
AG DAY: Celebrating agriculture