Helen Carter: 88, of Baker City, died March 11, 2018, at Settler’s Park Assisted Living. Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel is in charge of arrangements. To light a candle in memory of Helen, go to

Patricia ‘Pat’ Fielding: 82, of Granite, died March 12, 2018, at St. Alphonsus Medical Center-Baker City. A wake will take place in the spring or summer, the date to be announced. Arrangements are under the direction of Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services. Online condolences may be made at


James ‘Jim’ Kenney: A funeral mass will be celebrated on Saturday, March 17, at 11 a.m. at St. Francis de Sales Cathedral, First and Church streets. For those who would like to make a donation in memory of Jim, the family suggests the Billie Ruth Bootsma Foundation through Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services, P.O. Box 543, Halfway, OR 97834. Online condolences may be made at


Baker City Police

Arrests, citations

FELON IN POSSESSION OF A FIREARM: Jesse William Linscott, 32, 2420 Ninth St., 5:25 p.m. at his home.

GRANT COUNTY WARRANT: Margaret Muir, 20, 2121 Fourth St., 2:48 a.m. today in the 1600 block of Auburn Avenue; jailed.