Betty Brown: 93, of Haines died Dec. 3, 2017, at her home. Plans for her memorial service will be announced later. Coles Tribute Center is in charge of arrangements.

Edith Louise Scott: 109, of La Grande, died Dec. 1, 2017, at a local care facility. Loveland Funeral Chapel & Crematory will be handling the arrangements.


Ryan Sullivan: A celebration of his life will be Saturday, Dec. 9, at 1 p.m. at the First Church of the Nazarene,1250 Hughes Lane. A reception will follow at the church’s Family Life Center. Memorial contributions may be made to the Ryan Sullivan Memorial Fund through Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel,1500 Dewey Ave., Baker City, OR 97814 or through Banner Bank. Any donations will go toward the care of the Sullivan children. To leave condolences for Ryan’s family or to light a candle in his memory, go to www.grayswest


Baker City Police

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF INTOXICANTS: Richard Pignone, 66, of 14780 Mill Creek Lane, 1:14 a.m. Saturday, at his home; jailed and later released.

PROBATION VIOLATION (Baker County Circuit Court warrant): Alexander Allen Adams, 21, transient, 4:02 p.m. Saturday, at Valley Avenue and East Street; jailed.

VIOLATING RESTRAINING ORDER: Debra Renee Efird, 43, of 1725 Ash St., 8:08 p.m. Saturday, in the 1700 block of Birch Street; jailed.

Baker County Sheriff’s Office

ASSAULT III and CRIMINAL MISTREATMENT I: Jeffery Valet Apple, 32, of Halfway, 11:39 a.m. Saturday, at his home; jailed.