The Voice of Malheur County
SPECIAL REPORT August 16
In Malheur County, chasing Oregon's biggest pot of gold
The story of the Grassy Mountain mine now spans more than three decades. And it all started with a camping trip.
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OBITUARIES August 16
The latest obituaries and death notices for Malheur County
Russell Maurice Bond, Mona Sosa,Edna M. Gomez, Michael McSweeney, Domingo Garcia, Edward Earl Turpen, Doris Standage, Masao Morishige,
AGRICULTURE August 16
Malheur County abuzz with bees
Malheur County has the most bee colonies in Oregon. The insects are vitally important for pollinating crops. Bee populations face new and old challenges, but experts say it's a good time to be a beekeeper.
POLICE August 15
Remote wrecks claim eight lives
Rural highways have a deadly couple of days after multiple people die in crashes.
EMPLOYMENT August 15
They're hiring - local job openings
Malheur Enterprise has opening for business manager.
COMMUNITY August 15
Event a yearly boost for Ontario football team, community
A local group has raised more than $40,000 for the Ontario Tigers to date by sourcing community members to band together around the team's success.
COMMUNITY NEWS August 15
New school debuts in Nyssa
Nyssa Middle School students will start the school year with new classrooms, a new gymnasium, an art room and media center.
COMMUNITY EVENTS August 15
22nd annual Vale talent show a success
Twenty-six talent show contestants lit up the stage at the Rex Theater with their singing, dancing, and poetry reading skills as relatives and friends looked on.
PUBLIC NOTICES August 15
Publications from local governments, private parties
Malheur County Advisory Committee ,TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE TS No.: 061516-OR ,TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE TS No.: 071888-OR ,TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE TS No.: 067193-OR,TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE TS No.: 062766-OR
PUBLIC SAFETY August 14
Harney County crash marks deadly week on Eastern Oregon roadways
Eleven people have died on regional highways over a five-day period that began Aug. 8.
COMMUNITY EVENTS August 14
Meeting to decide future of historic Vale Hotel
The Vale Hotel has been vacant since 1969. The Drexel H. Foundation and Rural Development Initiative are holding a meeting this Thursday to hear community input on how the building could be used.
PUBLIC SAFETY August 13
Desert wreck kills 8
The Oregon State Police are still investigating the accident which occurred just south of Crane in Harney County this morning.
PUBLIC SAFETY August 13
California man dies in crash near Jordan Valley
Victor Dunkelberger, 33, of Rocklin, Calif., was killed in a head-on collision Saturday afternoon near the Oregon-Nevada border.
POLICE August 10
Cops are rockin' with the rhythm
The Ontario Police Department took part in a nationwide challenge and produced a lip sync video as a public relations endeavor.
EDITORIAL August 10
EDITORIAL: As sides line up on marijuana, let civility rule day
EDITORIAL: The choice of allowing the sale of recreational marijuana in Ontario is certain to stir debate and passions. The community can ill afford the campaigns to fracture the community more.
PUBLIC SAFETY August 9
Police catch up with Nyssa fugitive
26-year-old Joshua Alcoser escaped after being Tased Aug. 4 but was later discovered hiding in a garage.
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