Kathryn ‘Kata’ Bulinski: 69, of Baker City, died Jan. 7, 2019, at her home. Services are under the direction of Coles Tribute Center. There will be a gathering to honor and remember Kata on Friday, Jan. 11 at 4 p.m. downstairs at Crossroads Art Center, 2020 Auburn Ave. It will be a time for sharing memories and love, and will include a potluck meal. To light a candle in memory of Kata, go to

Carroll ‘Dean’ Cline: 85, of Baker City, died Jan. 3, 2019, at his home in Settler’s Park Assisted Living Community. Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel is in charge of arrangements. To light a candle in memory of Dean, go to

Terry Crow: 66, formerly of Halfway, died Jan. 5, 2019, at Salem Health Hospital at Salem. A celebration of Terry’s life, and potluck, will take place April 27, 2019, at the Halfway Lions Hall. Online condolences may be made at


Norma Jean Forsea: Traditional graveside service, Friday, Jan. 11 at 11 a.m. at Eagle Valley Cemetery in Richland. A potluck reception will immediately follow at the Eagle Valley Grange. In lieu of flowers, Norma has requested that those who wish to make a donation do so to the Eagle Valley Ambulance Defibrillator Fund 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

THEFT III: Justin Michael Shelton, 28, of Baker City, 5:22 a.m. Monday, in the 500 block of Campbell Street; cited and released.

DISORDERLY CONDUCT II: Justin Michael Shelton, 28, of Baker City, 7:03 a.m. Monday; jailed.

POST-PRISON SUPERVISION VIOLATION, PROBATION VIOLATION and FELON IN POSSESSION OF A RESTRICTED WEAPON (Wallowa County warrants): Christopher Irvin Thacker, 33, of Enterprise, 12:14 p.m. Monday, at Seventh Street and Washington Avenue; jailed.

POST-PRISON SUPERVISION VIOLATION: Brent Alexander Breshears, 27, of Baker City, 5:57 p.m. Monday, in the 3500 block of Cedar St.; jailed.