Rep. Mark Owens, R-Crane, said he supports the decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down Roe vs. Wade but doesn’t expect Republicans in the Oregon House or Senate to be able to capitalize on the judgment. (The Enterprise/FILE) ONTARIO – Local elected leaders offered broad support for the[Read More…]
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Supreme Court decision buoys local Dreamers as DACA applications, protections to resume
Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA. (The Enterprise/Rachel Parsons) The Deferred Action for Child Arrivals program will continue following a landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Thursday, June 18. The decision means that people who immigrated to the United States as children and without documents can now apply for[Read More…]
Ontario library group spreads out book program to kids all over the county
Braxton, a child in Malheur County who participated in the program, sits surrounded by all the books he received through the Imagination Library. (Submitted photo) ONTARIO – More Malheur County children will soon have access to free books, all thanks to Dolly Parton and a group of tenacious local agencies[Read More…]
Harmony in the Canyonlands?
Plans call for a mix of uses to continue in the rugged Canyonlands. (The Enterprise/File) VALE – Legislation sponsored by two Oregon senators will unite a group of unlikely partners to safeguard the Owyhee Canyonlands and help restore damaged federal rangeland in Malheur County. The legislation – by Sens. Ron[Read More…]