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News of Record for May 26, 2014

DEATHS

Bernard Sorensen: of Baker City, died May 23, 2014, at his home. Gray’s West & Co. is in charge of arrangements.

Harry Allen Hunt Jr.: Longtime La Grande resident, died April 7, 2014, in Prescott, Ariz.

FUNERALS PENDING

Robert Vernon “Bob” Price: Celebration of life service, 3 p.m., Saturday, May 31, at the Baker Elks Lodge, 1896 Second St.

LaRue Askins: Friends are invited to join the family for a reception and a celebration of LaRue’s life from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, June 7, at the Independent Order of Odd Fellows Hall, 69182 Summerville Road in Summerville. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.com.

Howard Steven “Steve” Humphries: Graveside celebration of Steve’s life with military honors, 11 a.m., Saturday, June 28, at Mount Hope Cemetery.  Friends are invited to join the family for a potluck reception (the place will be announced later). Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.com.

POLICE LOG

Baker City Police

Arrests, citations

VIOLATION OF RESTRAINING ORDER: Shebb Robert Bassman, 26, unknown address, 2:19 p.m. Friday on Frontage Road; jailed.

THIRD-DEGREE THEFT: James Andrew Ryan, 54, 2170 Mitchell St., 2:46 p.m. Friday in the 1100 block of Campbell Street; cited and released.

FAILURE TO APPEAR (out of county warrant): Mark Anthony Misiura, 2246 Miller Ave., 8:11 p.m. Saturday at his home; jailed.

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF INTOXICANTS: Billy Joe Sanchez, 31, 2285 First St., 1:03 a.m. Sunday at Baker and Second streets; jailed.

Baker County Sheriff’s Office

Arrests, citations

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF INTOXICANTS: Vaughan Douglas Oliver II, 44, 42534 N. Cedar Road No. 5, 7:29 p.m. Sunday on Highway 203 near Interstate 84; jailed.

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF INTOXICANTS: Sharon Lee Beck, 28, 1660 Church St., 9:11 p.m. Sunday on Main Street; jailed. 

 

News of Record for May 23, 2014


DEATHS

Bruce Lindley: 79, a longtime Halfway resident, died May 22, 2014, at his home in Ontario. Arrangements are under the direction of Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.com.

FUNERALS PENDING

Ruth M. Erwin: Celebration of her life, 1:30 p.m., Sunday, May 25, at the Senior Center, 2810 Cedar St. Coles Tribute Center is in charge of arrangements.

Lisa Marinchin: Graveside memorial service, 1 p.m., Monday, May 26, at Eagle Valley Cemetery in Richland. Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.com.

Robert Vernon “Bob” Price: Celebration of life service, 3 p.m., Saturday, May 31, at the Baker Elks Lodge, 1896 Second St.

Carson Hamley: Graveside service, 11 a.m., Saturday, May 31 at Pine Haven Cemetery in Halfway. Memorial donations to defray funeral services may be made to Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 543, Halfway, OR 97834. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.com.

LaRue Askins: Friends are invited to join the family for a reception and a celebration of LaRue’s life from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, June 7 at the Independent Order of Odd Fellows Hall, 69182 Summerville Road in Summerville. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.com.

Howard Steven “Steve” Humphries: Graveside celebration of Steve’s life with military honors, 11 a.m., Saturday, June 28, at Mount Hope Cemetery.  Friends are invited to join the family for a potluck reception (the place will be announced later). Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.com.

POLICE LOG

Baker City Police

Arrests, citations

WILLFUL DETENTION OF LIBRARY PROPERTY: David Scott Gentry, 45, of 1100 Auburn Ave., 8:26 p.m. Thursday, in the 1200 block of B Street.; cited and released.

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF INTOXICANTS: Peter Irwin Johnson, 34, of 14451 Cottonwood Lane, 6:58 p.m. Wednesday, in the 3000 block of College St.; jailed and later released on bail.

THEFT II and COMPUTER CRIME: Bobby Lenn Morgan Young, 23, of 2365 Fourth St., 12:03 p.m. Wednesday, in the 500 block of Campbell Street; cited and released.

VIOLATING RELEASE AGREEMENT: Buddy Dean Otnes, 30, of 1908 Chestnut St., 11:10 a.m. Wednesday, at his home; jailed and later released.

Baker County Sheriff’s Office

Arrests, citations

PROVIDING A VEHICLE FOR AN UNLICENSED DRIVER: Allison Lynn Duman, 22, of 1980 Grove St., 11:09 a.m. Thursday, in the 1800 block of Main Street; cited and released.

FAILURE OF A PASSENGER TO REPORT AN ACCIDENT and POSSESSION OF LESS THAN AN OUNCE OF MARIJUANA: Tawmy Jean Keil, 21, of 1980 Grove St., 11:05 a.m. Thursday, at her home; cited and released.

CONTEMPT OF COURT (Two Baker County Circuit Court warrants): Dylan Bryan Baird, 20, of 1100 Auburn Ave., 10:40 am. Thursday, in the 2700 block of Indiana Avenue; cited and released.

FAILURE TO APPEAR (Baker County warrant): Dustine Lynn Dougherty, 44, of 1685 Ash St., 10:26 p.m. Wednesday, at the sheriff’s office; jailed and later released.

CRIMINAL TRESPASSING I (Baker County Circuit Court warrant): Jesse Lynn Baxter, 26, of 42476 Salmon Creek Road, 8:28 p.m. Monday, in the 1300 block of Valley Avenue; cited and released.

Oregon State Police

Arrests, citations

POSSESSION OF LESS THAN AN OUNCE OF MARIJUANA: Briana K. Messegee, 26, of Bellevue, Wash., 2:57 p.m. Saturday, on Interstate 84; cited and released. 

 

News of Record for May 21, 2014


DEATHS

Carson Hamley: 24, of Stanfield, a former Halfway resident, died May 19, 2014, at his home. Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Service is in charge of arrangements.

Patricia Gene Hamilton: 71, of Richland and recently of Baker City, died May 19, 2014, at St. Alphonsus Medical Center-Baker City. Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements.

FUNERALS PENDING

Ruth M. Erwin: Celebration of her life, 1:30 p.m., Sunday, May 25, at the Senior Center, 2810 Cedar St. Coles Tribute Center is in charge of arrangements.

Lisa Marinchin: Graveside memorial service, 1 p.m., Monday, May 26, at Eagle Valley Cemetery in Richland. Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.com.

Howard Steven “Steve” Humphries: Graveside celebration of Steve’s life with military honors, 11 a.m., Saturday, June 28, at Mount Hope Cemetery.  Friends are invited to join the family for a potluck reception (the place will be announced later). Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.com.

POLICE LOG

Baker City Police

Arrests, citations

THEFT II (Baker County Circuit Court warrant): Tiffany Ann Steele, 26,of 2260 Wabash St., 1:49 p.m. Monday, in the 2400 block of Broadway Street; cited and released.

CRIMINAL MISCHIEF: Kevin Jeffrey Johnson, 18, of Sherwood, 6:24 p.m. Monday, at Elkhorn Adolescent Treatment Center, 3700 Midway Drive; jailed.

ASSAULT IV: Brendon Michael Smith, 18, of 1560 Indiana Ave., No. 211, 4:24 p.m. Tuesday, at his home; jailed.

UNLAWFUL POSSESSION OF METHAMPHETAMINE and SUPPLYING CONTRABAND (Two Baker county Circuit Court warrants) and PROBATION VIOLATION (Parole and Probation detainer): Nathan Lee Paulsen, 26, of 2790 Seventh St., 1:20 a.m. Wednesday, at the sheriff’s office; jailed.

 

News of Record for May 19, 2014


DEATHS

Phillip Dennis Goodman: 60, of Baker City, died May 15, 2014. Arrangements are under the direction of Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home.

Virgil Feist: 80, of Baker City,died May 18, 2014, at Settler’s Park Assisted Living Center. Gray’s West & Co. is in charge of arrangements.

POLICE LOG

Baker City Police

Arrests, citations

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF INTOXICANTS: Lia Dior Mansuetti, 23, of 2680 Court Ave., 1 am. Saturday, at Washington Avenue and Resort Street; jailed.

THEFT II (Baker County Circuit warrant): Craig Anthony Willey, 36, of 2440 15th St., 1:14 a.m. Saturday, at the Baker County Jail where he is being held on other charges.

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF INTOXICANTS: Anthony Michael Rino, 27, of 1465 12th St., 2:33 a.m. Sunday, at Auburn Avenue and First Street; jailed and later released on bail.

Baker County Sheriff’s Office

Arrests, citations

HARASSMENT, RECKLESS ENDANGERING, FELON IN POSSESSION OF A FIREARM and CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE (Three Woodland, Wash., warrants): John Hanna, 48, of Richland, 12:44 p.m. Saturday, at his home on Sparta Butte Road; jailed; in connection with a domestic disturbance at his home. Sheriff Mitch Southwick said Hanna, a convicted felon, shot a .22-caliber rifle into the ground during the incident.

VIOLATION OF RESTRAINING ORDER and FELON IN POSSESSION OF A FIREARM: James Edward Grove, 36, of 1130 Grove St., 8:16 a.m. at his home; jailed.

UNAUTHORIZED ENTRY INTO A MOTOR VEHICLE (Baker County Circuit Court warrant): Tyler Elliott Smith, 20, of Huntington, 7:47 p.m. Saturday, at his home; cited and released.

 

News of Record for May 16, 2014

DEATHS

Stella Adamson: 72,of Vancouver, Wash, died May 14, 2014, at St. Alphonsus Medical Center in Baker City Gray’s West & Co. is in charge of arrangements.

Betty McBride: 79, of Baker City, died May 15, 2014, at her home. Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

FUNERALS PENDING

Charlie O’Daniell: Memorial service with military honors, 11 a.m., Saturday, May 17, at the Union Cemetery in Union. Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Gerald Wayne “Jerry” Simpson: former Halfway resident, died Feb. 11, 2014, at his home in the Fort Spokane, Wash., area His memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Friday, May 23, at the Pine Valley Presbyterian Church in Halfway. Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Lisa Marinchin: Graveside memorial service, 1 p.m., Monday, May 26, at the Eagle Valley Cemetery in Richland. Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.com.

Howard Steven “Steve” Humphries: Graveside celebration of Steve’s life with military honors, 11 a.m., Saturday, June 28, 2014, at Mount Hope Cemetery. Friends are invited to join the family for a potluck reception (place to be announced later). Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.com.

POLICE LOG

Arrests, citations

CONTEMPT OF COURT (Baker County Circuit Court warrant): Tawny Jean Keil, 21, of 1980 Grove St., 2:45 p.m. Thursday, at her home; jailed.

 

News of Record for May 14, 2014

Deaths

Charles P. Thom: 75, of Baker City, died May 13, 2014, at his home. Gray’s West & Co. is in charge of arrangements.

Funerals Pending

Charlie O’Daniell: Memorial service with military honors, 11 a.m., Saturday, May 17, at the Union Cemetery in Union. Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Gerald Wayne “Jerry” Simpson: former Halfway resident, died Feb. 11, 2014, at his home in the Fort Spokane, Wash., area. His memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Friday, May 23, at the Pine Valley Presbyterian Church in Halfway. Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Lisa Marinchin: Graveside memorial service, 1 p.m., Monday, May 26, at the Eagle Valley Cemetery in Richland. Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.com.

Howard Steven “Steve” Humphries: Graveside celebration of Steve’s life with military honors, 11 a.m., Saturday, June 28, 2014, at Mount Hope Cemetery. Friends are invited to join the family for a potluck reception (place to be announced later). Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.com.

POLICE LOG

Baker City Police

Arrests, citations

POSSESSION OF METHAMPHETAMINE (Union County warrant): Morgen Marie Roudebush, 21, of Meridian, Idaho, 12:04 p.m. Monday, in the 2600 block of Fourth Street; jailed.

VIOLATING RELEASE AGREEMENT (Baker County Circuit Court warrant): Chad Jess Bowman, 43, of 2530½ Fifth St., 12:35 p.m. Monday, at his home; jailed.

Accident reports

On 10th Street near E Street, 12:06 p.m. Tuesday; police said a motorcycle driven by Lewis Champlin, 62, of 3145 Elm St., skidded and tipped on its side. Champlin was taken by ambulance to St. Alphonsus Medical Center-Baker City.

Baker County Sheriff’s Office

Arrests, citations

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF INTOXICANTS and DRIVING WHILE OPERATOR’S  LICENSE SUSPENDED: Anthony Oliver Dinger, 32,of Haines, 9:12 p.m. Monday, at Haines; jailed and later released.

 

News of Record for May 12, 2014

Deaths

Francis Cunningham: 99, of Baker City, died May 11, 2014, at Settler’s Park. Gray’s West & Co. is in charge of arrangements.

POLICe LOG

Baker City Police

Arrests, citations

UNLAWFUL POSSESSION OF METHAMPHETAMINE (Baker County  Circuit Court warrant): Buddy Dean Otnes, 30, 9:13 am. Friday, at his home; jailed.

ASSAULT IV: Ricky Lee Bissonnett, 54, of 2210 A St., 7:35 p.m. Friday at his home; jailed and later released on bail.

VIOLATING RESTRAINING ORDER: Timothy Slaney, 25, of 1660 Church St., 9:26 a.m. Saturday, at his home; jailed.

Baker County Sheriff’s Office

Arrests, citations

VIOLATION OF RELEASE AGREEMENT, POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, POSSESSION OF METHAMPHETAMINE: Tyson James Burningham, 30, of 2039 Cherry St., 11:18 a.m. Friday, at his home; jailed.

 

News of Record for May 9, 2014

BIRTHS

Shenk: Alexandra and William of Baker City, 1:36 p.m. on April 29, 2014, at St. Alphonsus Medical Center-Baker City; a boy, Odin Michael Shenk, 8 pounds, 4 ounces; grandparents are Michael and Sherri Shenk and Timothy and Laura Gray.

 

POLICE LOG

Baker City Police

Arrests, citations

UNLAWFUL USE OF A WEAPON, MENACING and FELON IN POSSESSION OF A FIREARM: Michael Sean Clark, 49, of 1280 Valley Ave., 8:42 p.m. Thursday, in the 1200 block of Court Avenue; jailed.

Baker County Sheriff’s Office

Arrests, citations

PROBATION VIOLATION (Linn County warrant): Michael Dashawn Ferebee, 34, of 3219 Court Ave., 9:12 a.m. Thursday, at his home; jailed.

THEFT OF A MOTOR VEHICLE (State of Washington Superior Court warrant): Melissa Noemi Roman, 29, of Sunnyside, Wash., 3:02 p.m. Thursday, at the Baker County Jail where she is being held on other charges.

 

News of Record for May 7, 2014

FUNERALS PENDING

Ruth M. Erwin: Celebration of her life, Sunday, May 25 at 1:30 p.m. at the Baker City Senior Center, 2810 Cedar St. Memorial donations may be made to Community Connection or Senior Meals in care of Coles Tribute Center, 1950 Place St., Baker City, OR 97814.

Steve Humphries: Graveside celebration of his life, Saturday, June 28 at 11 a.m. at Mount Hope Cemetery in Baker City. Arrangements under the direction of Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services. 

POLICE LOG

Baker City Police

Arrests, citations

POSSESSION OF METHAMPHETAMINE: Jeff Jameil Sult, 42, 1544 Washington Ave., 2:53 p.m. Tuesday at 12th and D streets; jailed.

UNLAWFUL POSSESSION OF A FIREARM: Gillian Lauren Anderson, 24, 1685 Plum St., 2:53 p.m. Tuesday at 12th and D street; jailed.

UNLAWFUL DELIVERY AND POSSESSION OF METHAMPHETAMINE (Baker Circuit Court warrant): Ryan Scott Kellogg, 31, unknown address, 2:01 a.m. today at Broadway and Grove streets; jailed.

 

News of Record for May 5, 2014


FUNERALS PENDING

Doris Jean Hammond: Graveside service, Tuesday, May 6 at 11 a.m. at Eagle Valley Cemetery in Richland. Friends are invited to join the family for a potluck reception immediately following, at the Eagle Valley Grange Hall.

Memorial donations may be made to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation or the Eagle Valley Grange through Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services, P.O. Box 543, Halfway, OR 97834. Online condolences may be sent to www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.com.

Steve Humphries: Graveside celebration of his life, Saturday, June 28 at 11 a.m. at Mount Hope Cemtery in Baker City. Arrangements under the direction of Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services. 

Ruth M. Erwin: Celebration of her life, Sunday, May 25 at 1:30 p.m. at the Baker City Senior Center, 2810 Cedar St. Memorial donations may be made to Community Connection or Senior Meals in care of Coles Tribute Center, 1950 Place St., Baker City, OR 97814.

POLICE LOG

Baker City Police

Arrests, citations

JEFFERSON COUNTY WARRANT: Earl Duane Major, 43, 1975 Birch St., 7:39 a.m. Friday at 18 Oregon St; jailed.

CRIMINAL MISCHIEF: Timothy Kelly Slaney, 25, 2260 Mitchell St., 7:51 p.m. Saturday; jailed.

FOURTH-DEGREE ASSAULT (Domestic): Lonnie Mae Persicke, 36, 1635 Cherry St., 11:33 p.m.; jailed.

 
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