Julie Marie Sallquist: 68, of Baker City died, Jan. 1, 2018, at her residence at Settler’s Park Assisted Living. A visitation will be Thursday, Jan. 4 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Gray’s West & Company Pioneer Chapel, 1500 Dewey Ave. Her funeral will be Friday, Jan. 5 at 1 p.m. at Gray’s West & Company Pioneer Chapel with Pastor Brad Phillips officiating. A reception will follow at Coles Tribute Center, 1950 Place St. Memorial contributions may be made to the Harvest Church General Fund through Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel,1500 Dewey Ave., Baker City, OR 97814. To light a candle in Julie’s memory or to offer condolences to her family, go to

Richard E. Dixon: 85, of Baker City, died Jan. 3, 2018, at Beehive Homes Assisted Living.No services are planned at this time. Memorial contributions to the charity of one’s choice may be made in care of Gray’s West & Co., 1500 Dewey Ave., Baker City, OR 97814. To light a candle in memory of Richard, go to

Ira Booth: 92, of Richland, Oregon, and Payette, Idaho, died Dec. 30, 2017, at Beehive Homes Assisted Living in Baker City. Arrangements are under the direction of Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services. Online condolences may be made at


Marguerite Pike: Her memorial service will be Saturday, Jan. 6 at 4 p.m. at the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Cove. For those who would like to make a donation in memory of Marguerite, the family suggests Heart ’N Home Hospice through Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home and Cremation Services, P.O. Box 543, Halfway, OR 97834. Online condolences may be made at


Baker City Police

Arrests, citations

THIRD-DEGREE THEFT: Jamie Joseph Weiss, 42, Baker City, 8:11 p.m. Tuesday at 10th and Madison streets; jailed.

JUSTICE COURT WARRANT: Austin Lakota Reese, 22, 2705 Cedar St., 1:32 a.m. today at Clark and Madison streets; cited and released.

Baker County Sheriff’s Office

Arrests, citations

MINOR IN POSSESSION OF ALCOHOL: Daniel James Shorts, 20, 450 Spring Garden Ave., and Chey Anne Watkins, 18, 1820 Balm St., 7:25 p.m. Tuesday at Pine Creek and Spring Creek roads; cited and released.

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF INTOXICANTS, MINOR IN POSSESSION OF ALCOHOL, RECKLESS ENDANGERING: Kyle J. Cindell, 18, 42534 N. Cedar Road, 7:25 p.m. Tuesday at Pocahontas and Wingville roads.