For more than a century, Malheur Enterprise has chronicled local life

By Les Zaitz

The Enterprise

Vale was a booming town a hundred years ago, judging by the first edition of the Malheur Enterprise.

Oil was a big thing. So were sheep. And visiting businessmen were buying up land and more businesses.

And in the midst of all this, the Enterprise was born. I got curious about our beginnings. Thanks to a special collection at the University of . . .