Malheur Sheriff warns of flooding from ice-jammed Snake River

Ice jams the Snake River after a series of harsh winter storms swept across Malheur County and the Treasure Valley. (Photo submitted by Michelle Nitta)

The Enterprise

VALE – The Malheur County Sheriff Brian Wolfe is warning residents to be alert to flooding as a Snake River ice jam pushes water back onto low-lying lands.

“If you live along the Snake River between Ontario and Weiser Annex, you should be prepared to take action if the water continues to rise at your . . .