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Initiative petition seeks to overturn county pot ban
Propsective initiative petition seeks to overturn Grant County commercial pot ban.

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Holdouts at Oregon refuge have diverse backgrounds
Holdouts at Oregon refuge have diverse backgrounds
None of the refuge holdouts are from Oregon.
Wolf legislation slated for Thursday hearing
Wolf legislation slated for Thursday hearing
A bill that would ratify the recent decision to delist wolves in Eastern Oregon is headed for a public hearing Thursday in Salem.
#OregonStandoff: Justice or ambush?
#OregonStandoff: Justice or ambush?
Grant County residents occupy both sides of the aisle in refuge debate.
Judge: Petition for sheriff’s natural resources plan unconstitutional
Judge: Petition for sheriff’s natural resources plan unconstitutional
Judge rules initiative petition does not meet legal requirements.
Sagaser sentenced to 271 days in jail
Sagaser sentenced to 271 days in jail
Matthew Sagaser sentenced to 271 days in jail.
Owyhee Canyonlands wilderness proposal unresolved
Owyhee Canyonlands wilderness proposal unresolved
The wildlife refuge standoff may have been broken, but another divisive issue remains unsettled in Southeast Oregon.
Oregon standoff leader stays in jail; no word from holdouts
Oregon standoff leader stays in jail; no word from holdouts
Ammon Bundy remains in jail, while his father is calling for the refuge occupation to continue.
Grant County Meetings
Here's a list of meetings in Grant County for the coming week.
Prosecutors use refuge occupiers’ own words against them
Prosecutors use refuge occupiers’ own words against them
Four holdouts remain at Malheur National Wildlife Refuge.
Oregon Farm Bureau Foundation for Education scholarships available
Oregon Farm Bureau Foundation for Education scholarships available
Scholarships are available through the Oregon Farm Bureau.
Grant available for museums, cemeteries, historic properties
The State Historic Preservation Office is offering grants for work on historic properties and for archaelogy projects.
Culvert replacement planned on Canyon Creek Lane, County Road 65
County Creek Lane, County Road 65 culvert replacement scheduled to begin Feb. 1.
Watch the FBI video of LaVoy Finicum shooting
Watch the FBI video of LaVoy Finicum shooting
FBI video of OSP shooting of LaVoy Finicum en route to John Day meeting.
1 P.M. UPDATE: Refuge standoff dwindles to four holdouts demanding no arrests
1 P.M. UPDATE: Refuge standoff dwindles to four holdouts demanding no arrests
The few remaining members of the refuge occupation offer to stand down for clemency.
Oregon showdown further polarizes federal land debate
Oregon showdown further polarizes federal land debate
The showdown between armed protesters and federal agents in Southeast Oregon will further polarize the public's view of federal land management.
10:30 A.M. UPDATE: 3 more arrested as Bundy urges refuge occupiers to leave
10:30 A.M. UPDATE: 3 more arrested as Bundy urges refuge occupiers to leave
Three more people were arrested in connection to the occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, where several people still remain.
Refuge occupation leaders plead not guilty to felony charges
Refuge occupation leaders plead not guilty to felony charges
Refuge occupation leaders plead not guilty to felony charges, remain in custody.
Grant County resident witnessed arrests of occupation leaders from FBI roadblock
Grant County resident witnessed arrests of occupation leaders from FBI roadblock
U.S. Highway 395 remains closed between Seneca and Burns Wednesday morning during investigation.
Malheur National Forest changes office hours
Malheur National Forest changes office hours
The Malheur National Forest offices have adjusted their hours open for consistency.
Maria’s offers taqueria-style family dining
Maria’s offers taqueria-style family dining
Maria's Restaurant offers family-style dining in Canyon City.
Cops & Courts
Here's a look at this week's local law enforcement logs.
Audio: Town hall carries on in John Day
Community members carried on with a town hall meeting Tuesday evening in John Day, where members of the Bundy militia were expected before their arrests.
Video replay: Wednesday morning news conference on armed occupation
The law enforcement partners involved in the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge held a press conference this morning.
LIve Video: Oregon refuge occupation, arrests

Click here to watch the live video of the Oregon refuge occupation, arrests

Refuge occupation leader reportedly taken into custody
Refuge occupation leader reportedly taken into custody
Pete Santilli claims Ammon Bundy is in custody and two people have been shot.
Town hall carries on in John Day
Town hall carries on in John Day
Community members carried on with a town hall meeting Tuesday evening in John Day, where members of the Bundy militia were expected before their arrests.
9 P.M. UPDATE: One dies during arrest of leaders of refuge occupation
9 P.M. UPDATE: One dies during arrest of leaders of refuge occupation
Authorities report Ammon Bundy, five others arrested between John Day and Burns.
Grant County Meetings
Here's a list of meetings in Grant County for the coming week.
Refuge occupier expected to speak at John Day meeting Tuesday
Refuge occupier expected to speak at John Day meeting Tuesday
Refuge occupier Ryan Payne expected at 6 p.m. meeting about constitutional authority, federal land management and corruption.
Former Grant County undersheriff files to run against Sheriff Palmer
Former Grant County undersheriff files to run against Sheriff Palmer
Former Undersheriff Todd McKinley has filed to run against current Sheriff Glenn Palmer.

Local News

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
Bloody Ruby Ridge, Idaho, and Waco, Texas, incidents changed FBI strategies.
Feds bolster security at wildlife preserves in three states
Senators introduce wildfire funding amendment
Holdouts at Oregon refuge have diverse backgrounds

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Audio: Town hall carries on in John Day
Community members carried on with a town hall meeting Tuesday evening in John Day, where members of the Bundy militia were expected before their...
Video replay: Wednesday morning news conference on armed occupation
The law enforcement partners involved in the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge held a press conference this morning.
LIve Video: Oregon refuge occupation, arrests

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Maria’s offers taqueria-style family dining
Maria's Restaurant offers family-style dining in Canyon City.

County Minutes

County Court minutes 01-20-16
County Court minutes for Jan. 20, 2016.
County Court minutes 01-13-16
County Court minutes for Jan. 13, 2016.
County Court minutes 01-06-16