Jayne Siefer: 65, of Medical Springs, died May 11, 2018, at her home. Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel is in charge of arrangements. To light a candle in memory of Jayne, go to www.grayswestco.com
Tamra Ann Ornelas: 60, of Baker City, died May 14, 2018, at her home. Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel is in charge of arrangements. To light a candle for Tamra, go to www.grayswestco.com
Bryan “Pete” Peterson: 73, of Baker City and a former Halfway resident, died May 14, 2018, at his home. A celebration of life service will take place June 9 at 11 a.m. at Coles Tribute Center, 1950 Place St. Contributions in Pete’s memory may be made to Heart ’N Home Hospice through the Coles Tribute Center, 1950 Place St., Baker City, OR 97814. To light a candle in memory of Pete, go to www.colestributecenter.com
John Weir: 90, a longtime Eagle Valley resident, died May 15, 2018, at his home in Arizona. Arrangements are under the direction of Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.com
Roger Danny Gover: 77, a longtime Halfway resident, died today at Bee Hive 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 www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.com
Joe McBroom: Celebration of life will be Saturday, May 19, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the VFW Hall, 2005 Valley Ave. There will be a potluck style buffet, so if able to do so please bring a dish of your choosing. Beverages will be available. Those who would like to make a memorial donation in honor of Joe may do so to help defray his service expenses through Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 543 Halfway, OR 97834. Online condolences can be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.com
Baker City Police
POSSESSION OF METHAMPHETAMINE: Tattiana Gabriel McKenzie, 24, of 2920 Elm St., No. 11, 9:27 a.m. Tuesday, in the 2400 block of Broadway Street; jailed.
VIOLATION OF RELEASE AGREEMENT: James Robert Blitch, 47, of Baker City., 9:27 a.m. Tuesday, at the Baker County Sheriff’s Office; jailed.
GIVING FALSE INFORMATION TO A POLICE OFFICER: Elizabeth Donnale Buchanan, 33, of 1908 Chestnut St.,4:40 p.m. Tuesday, at the police department; jailed.
CRIMINAL TRESPASS: Jamie Joseph Weiss, 52, of 2730 Indiana Ave., 5 p.m. Tuesday, in the 1200 block of Campbell Street; jailed.
VIOLATION OF RELEASE AGREEMENT (Baker County Circuit Court warrant): Jeremy Scott Cox, 35, of 1040 Dewey Ave., 7:55 p.m. Tuesday, at A and 10th streets; jailed.