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.
Local residents concerned about the possibility sage grouse will secure protection under the federal Endangered Species Act will have a chance to observe state legislators in action regarding the issue Tuesday.