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A nonprofit promoting a proposal to add 18 Oregon counties to Idaho, including Baker County, gathered enough signatures to put a related measure on the county’s May 18 special election ballot.

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The Baker City Police Department is alerting residents of a scam involving traffic violation tickets that claim to have been emailed from the Department of Motor Vehicles.

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A move by the Baker School Board to eliminate the 5J District’s pay-to-participate activity fees, which have been in place for the past 10 years, is expected to open opportunities for students…

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Kevin Multop is standing in the garage behind his Baker City home, peering into a cauldron in which an aromatic liquid is bubbling.

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Baker County Sheriff’s deputies arrested two Baker County men on charges related to two separate fights with family members Saturday night — one at Haines and one at Huntington.

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At Mayor Kerry McQuisten’s request, the Baker City Council when it meets Tuesday, Feb. 23 will discuss the possibility of ending a nearly 15-year-old agreement with Baker County regarding coll…

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Behind the glass of beer, with its photogenic bubbles and foamy white head, there are Tom Hutchison and his bags of Eastern Oregon barley.

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Baker County Commissioners decided Wednesday, Feb. 17 to reschedule a public hearing for proposed changes to the county’s zoning ordinance to their next regular meeting, March 3.

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A Union County couple have filed a $26 million lawsuit against former Baker City surgeon Dr. Eric Sandefur, and St. Alphonsus Medical Center-Baker City.

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Police are continuing to follow every lead that comes to them in an attempt to determine what happened to a Baker City woman who went missing from the community in March 2019.

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Vaccinating the county’s older citizens against COVID-19 is foremost on the minds of most Baker County residents these days.

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Lori Brock figures she’s given about 125 COVID-19 vaccinations, but the arm she’s preparing to pierce is like no other.

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Buell Gonzales Jr. already knew that volleyball, soccer and cross-country teams at Baker High School could start practicing Feb. 22 to prepare for a five-week season that could include competi…

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Theresa Ball hated to type the words announcing that her Baker City business, Chill’z frozen yogurt, would no longer be serving sweet treats.

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The Baker City Rotary Club has donated $1,000 to the Baker City Backpack Program, which supplies food to Baker students during weekends.

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U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., said on Friday, Feb. 5 that he’s working on plans to benefit Eastern Oregon farmers and ranchers, and to improve access to high-speed broadband internet in rural areas.

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