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Initiative petition seeks to overturn county pot ban
Propsective initiative petition seeks to overturn Grant County commercial pot ban.
FBI’s hands-off strategy in Malheur follows lessons learned
Feds bolster security at wildlife preserves in three states
Senators introduce wildfire funding amendment


EDITORIAL: Land management issues will remain after occupation ends
The standoff may be over, but the anger and frustration of many farmers, ranchers and lumbermen in...
Letter: Re-elect Sheriff Palmer
Letter: Constitution is a living document
Letter: What are sheriff’s intentions?


On the prowl, No. 6 Tigers stay steady
The Dayville/Monument Tiger boys hold on for a one-point victory over the Prairie City Panthers.
Grant Union wrestlers push forward
Lady Tigers take 3-point win in Prairie
Senior Night victories propel Prospectors


Barbara Blackstone Ledden July 29, 1924 – January 22, 2016

Barbara Blackstone Ledden passed away at her home on January 22, 2016, at the age of 91. A...

James Louis ‘Jim’ Dyckhoff III
Cecelia Teresa Houck
Rachel Rebecca Stewart


Local author writes about family’s struggle with Nazi regime
Ana Burgess, an Argentinian native who now lives in Canyon City, has penned a new book, "The...
Grant County seniors
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Elks scholars announced

Capital Bureau

Three-tier wage plan set for Senate vote
A bill to set a three-tier minimum wage for Oregon goes to the Senate next week.
Three-tiered minimum wage back on the table
Bill would let more pot businesses get financial services
Audit will investigate potential fraud in energy tax credits

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