From the Baker City Herald's historical files

50YEARS AGO from the Democrat-Herald July 16, 1968 An undercover Baker City policeman made a … Read more

Motorcycles Arrive

Retiring organizers coordinate efforts to retain annual event

Motorcycles line the streets of downtown Baker City for the 19th annual Hells Canyon Motorcycle … Read more

Peers reach out to help

Program offers weekly phone calls to provide support for isolated rural seniors

On Aug. 6, 2017, an 82 year-old man in Umatilla County received the first phone … Read more

Leo grants thousadns to help students fund education

The Leo Adler Foundation has announced that past and present graduates of Baker County high … Read more

News of Record for July 13, 2018

DEATHS Tina L. Brasel: 55, of Baker City, died July 9, 2018, at her home. … Read more

From the historical pages of t he Baker City Herald, July 13, 2018

50YEARS AGO from the Democrat-Herald July 13, 1968 A spot fire in timber on lower … Read more

Charges eyed in Snake River fire

Authorities are considering charges against a woman who admitted starting a fire that destroyed two … Read more

Crossroads offers textile events

Weavers, knitters and spinners demonstrate crafts as part of 'Color Gone Wild' exhibit

As part of the “Color Gone Wild” exhibit, Crossroads Carnegie Art Center has scheduled two … Read more

On the run again

Haines Rodeo crowd shares special moment with Thompson family

On July 4, two years and one month after her accident on a riding lawn … Read more

5J Board moves toward decision

Consultants meet in work session to advise directors about possible $48 million school bond measure

The Baker School District will face a wide range of challenges in asking voters to … Read more

Sidewalk cafe plan Ok'd

The Baker City Council approved a new sidewalk cafe ordinance after approving the first readings … Read more

News of Record for July 11, 2018

DEATHS Henry Bernton Matteson: 71, of Baker City, died July 10, 2018, at his residence … Read more

From the Historical files of the Baker City Herald

50YEARS AGO from the Democrat-Herald July 12, 1968 No injuries were reported at Radium Hot … Read more

Preserving Land

UNITY — Oregon conservation and land officials gathered June 28 at the Bennett Ranch in … Read more

Preserving Land

UNITY — Oregon conservation and land officials gathered June 28 at the Bennett Ranch in … Read more

Obituary for July 9, 2018

Darlene Ayers Richland, 1939-2018 Darlene Ayers, 79, of Richland, died June 28, 2018, at her … Read more

50YEARS AGO from the Democrat-Herald July 9, 1968 The city of Baker is using a … Read more

DEATHS Lois A. Kleck: 90, formerly of Baker City, died Nov. 5, 2017, at Dayton, … Read more

Topic: Townhouses

A Baker City couple want to create a subdivision near Sam-O Swim Center that would … Read more

News of Record for July 6, 2018

DEATHS Marcella Dawn Engelhardt: 79, of Baker City, died July 5, 2018, at Settler’s Park … Read more

From the Baker City Herald's historical files

50YEARS AGO from the Democrat-Herald July 6, 1968 Baker City Council held a special meeting … Read more

Ready To Rodeo

HAINES — As Bill Taylor and Ken Bain worked Monday on last-minute preparations for the … Read more

City won’t have to test water for cyanotoxins until August 2020

By Jayson Jacoby jjacoby@bakercityherald.com

Baker City won’t have to immediately start testing its drinking water for cyanotoxins, the algae-caused … Read more

From the Baker City Herald's historical files

50YEARS AGO from the Democrat-Herald July 5, 1968 A large part of the local population … Read more

News of Record for July 4, 2018

FUNERAL PENDING Alice Bacon: Memorial service Saturday, July 7, at 11 a.m. at Coles Tribute … Read more

Walden, Wyden push for work in city’s watershed

Lawmakers send letter to Forest Service officials calling for effort to protect water sources from wildfire

Oregon Congressman Greg Walden and Sen. Ron Wyden have sent a letter to the Forest … Read more

News of Record for July 2, 2018

Deaths Darlene Kirk: 82, of Baker City, died June 29, 2018, at St. Alphonsus Medical … Read more

From the Baker City Herald's historical files

50YEARS AGO from the Democrat-Herald July 2, 1968 Jean Seberg is ecstatic that her husband, … Read more

Exercising Faith

Nearly 150 kids dressed in blue T-shirts came to North Baker School this week for … Read more

From the Baker City Herald's historical files

50YEARS AGO from the Democrat-Herald June 29, 1968 In an effort to stimulate interest in … Read more

News of Record for June 29, 2018

DEATHS Terri Hansen: 54, of Baker City, died June 28, 2018, at her home with … Read more

Squirrel Struggle

Ground squirrels are burrowing at Mount Hope Cemetery, digging holes in the grass that are … Read more

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