Featured Stories



BLM approves 300-mile transmission line
The Bureau of Land Management has signed its record of decision for the Boardman to Hemingway...
Grant County paleontologist wins international honor
Orthopedic services return to area
Christmas tree permits available


Editorial cartoons
This week’s editorial cartoons.
Our View: Governor’s energy orders set unrealistic standards
Guest Comment: We must save Medicaid from Gov. Brown’s failed leadership
Letter: Rural community commitment inspiring


Leaders return to Lady Tigers team
The Monument/Dayville girls basketball team returns four starters this season.
Young Monument/Dayville boys hoops team prepares for season
Volleyball all-state tournament honors
Prospectors end season at quarterfinals


Charles G. ‘Chuck’ Christiansen

Charles G. “Chuck” Christiansen, 85, of John Day, a former longtime Hermiston...

Frances E. Brannan
Dorothy W. Bishop
Wayne H. Foss


Christmas on the Prairie in photos

Grant Union senior says Girls State is good preparation
FFA collects canned goods for local food bank
Grant Union hosts blood drive

Capital Bureau

Black Friday is a paid holiday for most state workers
The day after Thanksgiving has been a paid holiday for state employees since 2015, when it was...
Portland tolling committee begins work
OHA director details another $112 million in possible Medicaid errors
State ethics commission denies Kitzhaber settlement