Eastern/Southeast Oregon Top Stories

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Baker City

April 20, 2021

Fire destroys shop

HINES – Last night around 7:30, Burns and Hines fire …Read More

John Day

April 20, 2021

Grant County qualifies for ‘High,’ will remain in ‘Lower’ risk

GRANT COUNTY – According to information from CCS Director Kimberly …Read More

Baker City

April 20, 2021

Superintendent Witty gives update on recent board meeting

BAKER CITY – Two students were highlighted as “Promise Student of …Read More

Huntington, OR

April 20, 2021

Man charged for assaulting mother

HUNTINGTON –  (Information provided by the Baker County Sheriff’s Department) On April …Read More

Baker City

April 20, 2021

Traffic violation leads to arrest for weapons, drugs and more

BAKER CITY – Multiple law enforcement agencies assisted with a traffic …Read More

Baker City

April 19, 2021

Oregon reports 473 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, April 19, 2021.

There are no new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, so the …Read More

Baker City

April 15, 2021

Oregon reports 733 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, April 15, 2021.

There are six new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

Baker City

April 15, 2021

Baker City Councils Arbor Day Proclamation

BAKER CITY – The week of April 19th has been proclaimed as …Read More

Baker City

April 14, 2021

Oregon reports 816 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, April 14, 2021.

There are three new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

Baker City

April 13, 2021

Oregon reports 567 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, April 13, 2021.

There are five new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

Baker City

April 13, 2021

ODFW eliminates bag limit at Chickahominy Reservoir due to low water levels

HINES – ODFW is temporarily lifting possession and size limits for …Read More

Baker City

April 13, 2021

Beaverton family rescued after car becomes stuck on USFS Road 39

𝐁𝐀𝐊𝐄𝐑 𝐂𝐎𝐔𝐍𝐓𝐘 – (Release by the Baker County Sheriff’s Office) On April …Read More

Baker City

April 12, 2021

Oregon reports 294 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, April 12, 2021.

There is one new COVID-19 related death in Oregon, raising …Read More

Baker City

April 12, 2021

Vale BLM seeks camp host for popular Snake River campground

BAKER CITY – (Release by Vale-BLM) The Vale District Bureau …Read More

Baker City

April 12, 2021

OSP requesting public’s assistance with unlawful killing of swans

BURNS – The Oregon State Police Fish & Wildlife Division …Read More

Baker City

April 8, 2021

Oregon reports 678 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, April 8, 2021.

There are five new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

Baker City

April 7, 2021

Return to full-time in person-learning

BAKER CITY – (Release from the Baker School District) On …Read More

Baker City

April 7, 2021

Oregon reports 481 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, April 7, 2021.

There are seven new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

Baker City

April 7, 2021

No injuries reported in home Friday on Highway 30

BAKER CITY – No injuries were reported in a home fire …Read More

Baker City

April 6, 2021

Oregon reports 544 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, April 6, 2021.

There are 33 new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising the …Read More

Baker City

April 6, 2021

Updated County Risk Levels

OREGON- (Release from the Governor’s Office) Governor Kate Brown today …Read More

John Day

April 6, 2021

Grant County to receive over $3.7M in SRS funding

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Grant County, OR is slated to receive …Read More

North Powder

April 5, 2021

2021 Rookie of the Year and Firefighter of the Year for North Powder named

NORTH POWDER – The North Power Rural Fire Protection District has …Read More

Baker City

April 2, 2021

Oregon reports 499 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, April 2, 2021.

There are no new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon. The …Read More

Baker City

April 2, 2021

Baker County Library celebrates National Library Week

BAKER CITY – (Release from the Baker County Library District) For …Read More

Baker City

April 1, 2021

Oregon reports 521 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, April 1, 2021.

There are two new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

Baker City

April 1, 2021

DPSST graduates include several from Baker, Grant, Harney and Union Counties

EASTERN OREGON – There will be several local graduates of the …Read More

Baker City

March 31, 2021

Oregon reports 441 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 31, 2021.

There are two new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

Baker City

March 31, 2021

HCMR won’t happen in 2021, organizers hope for a bigger and better event in 2022

BAKER CITY – The 2021 Hells Canyon Motorcycle Rally (HCMR) has …Read More

Baker City

March 30, 2021

Baker 10, Grant 3, Harney 1, Union 1, Wallowa 2, new cases of COVID for March 30, 2021.

There are six new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

Baker City

March 30, 2021

Brush fire threatens structures

BURNS – Just before 5 p.m. Sunday, March 28, there …Read More

Baker City

March 29, 2021

Oregon reports 217 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 29, 2021.

There are no new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, keeping …Read More

Baker City

March 25, 2021

Oregon reports 422 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 25, 2021.

There are two new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

Baker City

March 24, 2021

Oregon reports 379 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 24, 2021.

There is one new COVID-19 related death in Oregon, raising …Read More

Baker City

March 23, 2021

Oregon reports 316 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 23, 2021.

There are two new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

Baker City

March 23, 2021

Deputy Robb with Baker County Sheriff’s Office instructs on watercraft safety

BAKER COUNTY – Baker County Sheriff’s Deputy Robb recently attended …Read More

Baker City

March 23, 2021

Arrest for Hit and Run w/injury, Reckless Driving and Reckless Endangering

BAKER CITY – (Release by the Baker City Police Department) …Read More

Baker City

March 22, 2021

Oregon reports 178 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 22, 2021.

There are two new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

Baker City

March 19, 2021

Oregon reports 381 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 19, 2021.

There are four new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon raising …Read More

John Day

March 19, 2021

New communication towers proposal would support first responders, rural households

LONG CREEK, OR – (Press Release from the Malheur National …Read More

Baker City

March 18, 2021

Oregon reports 393 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 18, 2021.

Oregon Health Authority reported 393 new confirmed and presumptive cases …Read More

Baker City

March 18, 2021

Baker County Sheriff’s Office Undersheriff takes position at Benton County Sheriff

BAKER COUNTY – The Baker County Sheriff’s Office last week said …Read More

Baker City

March 18, 2021

Mark your calendar for April 24th for the next Drug Take Back Day

BAKER COUNTY – Over a 12-month period ending July 1, 2020 …Read More

Baker City

March 18, 2021

Med Transport Inc. has been working on COVID Deployments across the U.S.

EASTERN OREGON – A number of local medics have been deployed …Read More

Baker City

March 17, 2021

Oregon reports 239 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 17, 2021.

 There are three new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

John Day

March 17, 2021

Grant County to receive around $1.3 million in COVID-19 relief

GRANT COUNTY – Many Americans woke up this morning to …Read More

La Grande

March 17, 2021

Disconnects for unpaid bills begins today

EASTERN OREGON – A reminder for customers in the Oregon …Read More

Baker City

March 16, 2021

Oregon reports 267 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 16, 2021.

There are 22 new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon raising, …Read More

Prairie City

March 16, 2021

Blue Mountain Care Center records 13 positive COVID-19 cases since March 8th

PRAIRIE CITY – The Grant County Health Department and Blue …Read More

Baker City

March 15, 2021

Oregon reports 178 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 15, 2021.

There are two new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

 April 20, 2021

Fire destroys shop

HINES – Last night around 7:30, Burns and Hines fire …Read More

 April 20, 2021

Grant County qualifies for ‘High,’ will remain in ‘Lower’ risk

GRANT COUNTY – According to information from CCS Director Kimberly …Read More

 April 20, 2021

Superintendent Witty gives update on recent board meeting

BAKER CITY – Two students were highlighted as “Promise Student of …Read More

 April 20, 2021

Man charged for assaulting mother

HUNTINGTON –  (Information provided by the Baker County Sheriff’s Department) On April …Read More

 April 20, 2021

Traffic violation leads to arrest for weapons, drugs and more

BAKER CITY – Multiple law enforcement agencies assisted with a traffic …Read More

 April 19, 2021

Oregon reports 473 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, April 19, 2021.

There are no new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, so the …Read More

 April 15, 2021

Oregon reports 733 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, April 15, 2021.

There are six new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

 April 15, 2021

Baker City Councils Arbor Day Proclamation

BAKER CITY – The week of April 19th has been proclaimed as …Read More

 April 14, 2021

Oregon reports 816 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, April 14, 2021.

There are three new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

 April 13, 2021

Oregon reports 567 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, April 13, 2021.

There are five new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

 April 13, 2021

ODFW eliminates bag limit at Chickahominy Reservoir due to low water levels

HINES – ODFW is temporarily lifting possession and size limits for …Read More

 April 13, 2021

Beaverton family rescued after car becomes stuck on USFS Road 39

𝐁𝐀𝐊𝐄𝐑 𝐂𝐎𝐔𝐍𝐓𝐘 – (Release by the Baker County Sheriff’s Office) On April …Read More

 April 12, 2021

Oregon reports 294 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, April 12, 2021.

There is one new COVID-19 related death in Oregon, raising …Read More

 April 12, 2021

Vale BLM seeks camp host for popular Snake River campground

BAKER CITY – (Release by Vale-BLM) The Vale District Bureau …Read More

 April 12, 2021

OSP requesting public’s assistance with unlawful killing of swans

BURNS – The Oregon State Police Fish & Wildlife Division …Read More

 April 8, 2021

Oregon reports 678 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, April 8, 2021.

There are five new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

 April 7, 2021

Return to full-time in person-learning

BAKER CITY – (Release from the Baker School District) On …Read More

 April 7, 2021

Oregon reports 481 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, April 7, 2021.

There are seven new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

 April 7, 2021

No injuries reported in home Friday on Highway 30

BAKER CITY – No injuries were reported in a home fire …Read More

 April 6, 2021

Oregon reports 544 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, April 6, 2021.

There are 33 new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising the …Read More

 April 6, 2021

Updated County Risk Levels

OREGON- (Release from the Governor’s Office) Governor Kate Brown today …Read More

 April 6, 2021

Grant County to receive over $3.7M in SRS funding

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Grant County, OR is slated to receive …Read More

 April 5, 2021

2021 Rookie of the Year and Firefighter of the Year for North Powder named

NORTH POWDER – The North Power Rural Fire Protection District has …Read More

 April 2, 2021

Oregon reports 499 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, April 2, 2021.

There are no new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon. The …Read More

 April 2, 2021

Baker County Library celebrates National Library Week

BAKER CITY – (Release from the Baker County Library District) For …Read More

 April 1, 2021

Oregon reports 521 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, April 1, 2021.

There are two new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

 April 1, 2021

DPSST graduates include several from Baker, Grant, Harney and Union Counties

EASTERN OREGON – There will be several local graduates of the …Read More

 March 31, 2021

Oregon reports 441 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 31, 2021.

There are two new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

 March 31, 2021

HCMR won’t happen in 2021, organizers hope for a bigger and better event in 2022

BAKER CITY – The 2021 Hells Canyon Motorcycle Rally (HCMR) has …Read More

 March 30, 2021

Baker 10, Grant 3, Harney 1, Union 1, Wallowa 2, new cases of COVID for March 30, 2021.

There are six new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

 March 30, 2021

Brush fire threatens structures

BURNS – Just before 5 p.m. Sunday, March 28, there …Read More

 March 29, 2021

Oregon reports 217 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 29, 2021.

There are no new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, keeping …Read More

 March 25, 2021

Oregon reports 422 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 25, 2021.

There are two new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

 March 24, 2021

Oregon reports 379 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 24, 2021.

There is one new COVID-19 related death in Oregon, raising …Read More

 March 23, 2021

Oregon reports 316 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 23, 2021.

There are two new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

 March 23, 2021

Deputy Robb with Baker County Sheriff’s Office instructs on watercraft safety

BAKER COUNTY – Baker County Sheriff’s Deputy Robb recently attended …Read More

 March 23, 2021

Arrest for Hit and Run w/injury, Reckless Driving and Reckless Endangering

BAKER CITY – (Release by the Baker City Police Department) …Read More

 March 22, 2021

Oregon reports 178 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 22, 2021.

There are two new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

 March 19, 2021

Oregon reports 381 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 19, 2021.

There are four new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon raising …Read More

 March 19, 2021

New communication towers proposal would support first responders, rural households

LONG CREEK, OR – (Press Release from the Malheur National …Read More

 March 18, 2021

Oregon reports 393 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 18, 2021.

Oregon Health Authority reported 393 new confirmed and presumptive cases …Read More

 March 18, 2021

Baker County Sheriff’s Office Undersheriff takes position at Benton County Sheriff

BAKER COUNTY – The Baker County Sheriff’s Office last week said …Read More

 March 18, 2021

Mark your calendar for April 24th for the next Drug Take Back Day

BAKER COUNTY – Over a 12-month period ending July 1, 2020 …Read More

 March 18, 2021

Med Transport Inc. has been working on COVID Deployments across the U.S.

EASTERN OREGON – A number of local medics have been deployed …Read More

 March 17, 2021

Oregon reports 239 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 17, 2021.

 There are three new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More

 March 17, 2021

Grant County to receive around $1.3 million in COVID-19 relief

GRANT COUNTY – Many Americans woke up this morning to …Read More

 March 17, 2021

Disconnects for unpaid bills begins today

EASTERN OREGON – A reminder for customers in the Oregon …Read More

 March 16, 2021

Oregon reports 267 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 16, 2021.

There are 22 new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon raising, …Read More

 March 16, 2021

Blue Mountain Care Center records 13 positive COVID-19 cases since March 8th

PRAIRIE CITY – The Grant County Health Department and Blue …Read More

 March 15, 2021

Oregon reports 178 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, March 15, 2021.

There are two new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising …Read More