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Wallowa native dies in car crash

A former Wallowa resident was killed in an auto crash on Interstate 84 in Gilliam County July...

Joseph officials announce resignations
Manhattan or Lostine: Giarrizzo finds inspiration wherever he lands
For the Record: A log of selected public safety agency calls


Wallowa County shooter triumphs in 4-H nationals
Cole Gomes continues archery prowess.
Tee Time: Milkshakes suitable reward after hot tournament day
Tee Time: Walla Walla duo take top spot in invitational golf tournament
Photo album: Lostine River Run


3 Minutes with Vixen Radford-Wecks

Vixen Radford-Wecks lives between Enterprise and Joseph with her husband, Joseph Fire Chief...

3 Minutes with Mike Musia
2017 Spring Fair winners announced
3 minutes with Janyel Share


On Main Street: 46 years on Main Street

In July of 1971, just before Chief Joseph Days, I pulled into the Mountain View Motel in my new...

Wahl to wall: Summer is going by too fast
Open Range: New-fangled ways to earn money
Wahl to Wall: People do the darndest things


Voice of the Chieftain: Legislators left Salem with unfinished business
Pension and tax reform need to be addressed
Charging ODFW a fee
Voice of the Chieftain: Is our form of government sustainable?
Letter: Keep out the elk; let’s build a wall

Capital Bureau

Grocers seek state constitutional ban on taxing food
The association’s action comes as public employee unions pursue placing a corporate sales...
New state laws designed to protect against federal crackdown on marijuana
18,000 voters registered as ‘other’ run gamut
Ethics investigation of Kitzhaber, Hayes to move forward


Obituary: Susan J. Albee

Susan J. Albee

Dec. 3, 1942 –– July 10, 2017

Susan J. Albee, of Walla...

Obituary: James ‘Jim’ Edward Childers
Obituary: Betty Pyeatt
Obituary: David Ryan Sharp

Special Sections

OUT OF THE PAST: Garden club has summer outing


July 19, 1917

The barn built last year by Hugh Wilson on his farm near...

Out of the past: Enterprise-Lewiston highway nearly finished
Out of the past: Graingrowers build new elevator in Wallowa