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Chinese logging ban to boost demand for foreign timber
A ban on commercial logging natural forests in China is expected to boost the country’s...
Defense asserts Fix can’t stand trial for Pilot Rock arson, manslaughter
BLM approves 300-mile transmission line
Grant County paleontologist wins international honor


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

Second senator formally complains against Kruse
Sen. Elizabeth Steiner Hayward filed a formal complaint Nov. 14 against Sen. Jeff Kruse for...
Gov. Brown directs OHA to preserve kids’ insurance program
Black Friday is a paid holiday for most state workers
Portland tolling committee begins work