JOHN DAY – Officials are nearing agreement on a contract to have the John Day Police Department take on police patrols and duties in Prairie City.

The John Day City Council was expected to consider a draft intergovernmental agreement for law enforcement Tuesday, in a meeting past presstime. City Manager Peggy Gray has recommended the council approve the deal, giving her authority to sign the contract.

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