The controversial proposal to ban motor vehicles on some roads and trails on the Wallowa-Whitman National Forest will be delayed until the Forest Service has finished writing new management plans for the Wallowa-Whitman and the two other national forests in Northeastern Oregon.
A Baker City man who tried to stop a friend from driving drunk ended up in the emergency room Monday night and the driver is in jail facing multiple charges, including driving under the influence of intoxicants.
U.S. Rep. Greg Walden (R-Hood River) will host a town hall meeting Saturday, March 21 at 3:30 p.m. at the Veteran Advocates of Ore-Ida Event Center, 1901 Main St. in Baker City.
Walden will give an update on bipartisan legislation to grow the economy and create jobs in America, including bipartisan bills passed by the House to reduce burdens on American workers and small businesses. He will also discuss efforts to reign in federal agencies like the EPA.