William ‘Bill’ Thompson: 87, of Richland, died Nov. 4, 2019, at his home with his wife and family at his side. There will be a memorial service with military honors at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Halfway. Friends are invited to join the family afterward for a luncheon at the church. Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispine


Willard ‘Butch’ Hubert: A celebration of his life, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2 p.m. at the Baker City Eagles Lodge, 2935 H St.

Jodell Hensen: There will be a celebration of her life from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10, at the Baker City Eagles Lodge, 2935 H St. To light a candle in memory of Jodell, or to leave a condolence for the family, go to

Liz Peyron: A celebration of her life will take place Saturday, Nov. 16, at 11 a.m. at the Baker City Christian Church, 675 Highway 7. Friends are invited to join the family immediately following for lunch, a time to mingle and share stories. Online condolences can be made at


Baker City Police

Arrests, citations

PROBATION VIOLATION (Warrant): Michael Scott Tugman, 31, of Baker City, 11:28 a.m. Tuesday, at Valley Avenue and Resort Street; jailed.

ASSAULT IV DOMESTIC: Mark William Brinton, 66, of Vale, 1:45 p.m. Tuesday, in the 800 block of Elm Street; jailed and later granted a conditional release.

CRIMINAL TRESPASSING I: Sean Michael Dethloff, 21, of Baker City, 5:15 p.m. Friday, in the 2300 block of Mitchell Street; police said Dethloff entered a residence through a bedroom window and then hid in the garage where he was taken into custody; jailed and later released.

ASSAULT IV: Lucey Marie Foersterling, 20, of 304 Fourth St., 4:07 p.m. Friday, at her home; police said Foersterling assaulted Mariah Aldrich, also of that address; jailed and later released.

PROBATION VIOLATION (Baker County Warrant): Victoria Jean Mclean, 36, of 2715 Second St., 12:01 p.m. Monday, in the 600 block of Campbell Street; jailed and later released.

Baker County Sheriff’s Office

Arrests, citations

STRANGULATION, ASSAULT IV, HARASSMENT and DISORDERLY CONDUCT: Jimmie Lee Hall Jr., 46, of 575 Oak St., 5:33 p.m. Tuesday, at the Sheriff’s Office; cited and released.

Baker County Parole and Probation

Arrests, citations

UNLAWFUL POSSESSION OF METHAMPHETAMINE and POST-PRISON SUPERVISION VIOLATION : Henry Koos, 41, of 2650 17th St., 4:45 p.m. Friday at the Parole and Probation Office at 3320 K St.; jailed.

Oregon State Police

Arrests, citations

FAILURE TO YIELD BEFORE ENTERING THE HIGHWAY: Frank Emerson Lassen, 65, of Roseburg, 6:14 p.m. Monday, on Highway 7 at McEwen; cited and released; police said Lassen drove his Acura sedan onto the highway into the path of a Chevrolet Suburban driven by Samantha Gene Clinkenbeard, 23, of Pendleton.

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