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Grant County Court: Attorney upset client housed out of county instead of Juniper Ridge
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Grant County Court: Attorney upset client housed out of county instead of Juniper Ridge
Grant County Court roundup: Dec. 7, 2016.

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Mt. Vernon collecting food donations for annual baskets
Fire department accepting donations for food baskets.
John Day Post Office extends hours for holiday season
Dec. 1-23, the business will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and additionally from 1-3 p.m. on the first three Saturdays, Dec. 3, Dec. 10 and Dec. 17.
Motorist dies in crash near Ritter Tuesday
Motorist dies in crash near Ritter Tuesday
A single vehicle rollover killed one on Tuesday.
Off-leash dog kills another in John Day
Off-leash dog kills another in John Day
County records 35 aggressive dog incidents since July 2015.
Flat Project scoping proposal released for public comment
Flat Project scoping proposal released for public comment
Flat Project 30-day scoping period begins Dec. 7.
Carrie Young Memorial raises thousands for seniors
Carrie Young Memorial raises thousands for seniors
Proceeds increase 30 percent this year to $24,000.
Farmer’s Fate: Mutual understandings in marriage
Walker discusses the importance of perspective in a marriage.
Cops & Courts
Here's a look at this week's local law enforcement logs.
Winter weather causes closures on Interstate 84 westbound
Winter conditions and dense fog close part of Interstate 84.
Anthony Lakes opens Saturday
Anthony Lakes opens Saturday
The mountain will open to the public on Saturday.
The Oregonian seeks $78,000 in attorney fees from Sheriff Palmer
The Oregonian seeks $78,000 in attorney fees from Sheriff Palmer
News agency says public records lawsuit led to disclosure of previously withheld documents.
Police make arrests after incident involving stolen cars and machete
Two arrests were made in Ritter following a 911 call of an assault.
Owners prepare Grant County’s first medical marijuana dispensary
Owners prepare Grant County’s first medical marijuana dispensary
Medical marijuana facility on Wilderness Road will feature security measures.
DeWitt Museum added to endangered list
DeWitt Museum added to endangered list
The Old Sumpter Valley
High-speed chase, DUII arrests keep officers busy over holiday weekend
High-speed chase, DUII arrests keep officers busy over holiday weekend
Two arrested for drug possession and attempting to elude police officers.
Cops & Courts
Here's a look at this week's local law enforcement logs.
Prairie City Senior Thrift Store expands hours
Prairie City Senior Thrift Store expands hours for after-school Christmas shopping.
New hospital CEO sees ‘opportunity and potential’
New hospital CEO sees ‘opportunity and potential’
New Blue Mountain Hospital CEO Derek Daly says public relations are critical to success.
Public Forest Commission members continue to urge appeal of nullification
Public Forest Commission members continue to urge appeal of nullification
Fair Office Manager Mindy Winegar to replace retiring Fair Manager Mary Weaver.
Federal board denies county’s proposed geographic names
Federal board denies county’s proposed geographic names
Wiwaanaytt creek and meadow near Grant-Baker county line will remain.
The science of sex offenders
The science of sex offenders
Presentation provides tools to prevent child predators.
From New York to Grant County
From New York to Grant County
New public defender surprised by genuinely friendly community.
In election’s aftermath, urban-rural divide has never seemed wider
In election’s aftermath, urban-rural divide has never seemed wider
The divide between urban and rural appears wider than ever after the bitter presidential campaign and election, but some still believe they can bridge the gap.
Bulk of fundraising begins for new county library
Bulk of fundraising begins for new county library
Grant County can look forward to a new library.
I-84 variable speed signs fully active
I-84 variable speed signs fully active
Variable speed sign on I-84 between La Grande and Baker City now activated.
Cops & Courts
Cops & Courts
Here's a look at this week's local law enforcement logs.
Vehicle stolen in John Day recovered in Salem
Vehicle stolen in John Day recovered in Salem

A vehicle stolen from John Day was recovered in Salem, according to a press release from the John Day Police Department.

The department received a report at 1 p.m. Friday that a Ford F-150 pick-up truck parked behind Doug’s Motor Vehicle...

Hermiston sophomore dies from alcohol overdose
Hermiston sophomore dies from alcohol overdose
Cesar Roque played soccer for Hermiston High School.
John Day, Canyon City reach wastewater agreement
John Day, Canyon City reach wastewater agreement
Five-year agreement includes annual increases.
Public records lawsuit against Sheriff Palmer dismissed
Public records lawsuit against Sheriff Palmer dismissed
Dismissal does not preclude The Oregonian from seeking attorney fees.