Ronald Arthur Engelhardt: 81, of Baker City, died Jan. 12, 2019, at his home. Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel is in charge of arrangements. To light a candle for Ron, go to

Alice E. Howe: 84, of Baker City, died Jan. 8, 2019, at Settler’s Park. Interment will take place this spring at Mount Hope Cemetery. Memorial contributions in Alice’s memory may be made to Meals on Wheels through Coles Tribute Center, 1950 Place St., Baker City, OR 97814. To light a candle in Alice’s memory, go to

Constance ‘Connie’ Howerton: 71, of Baker City, died Jan. 14, 2019, at her home, surrounded by her family. As per her request, there will be no funeral. For those who would like to make a donation in honor of Connie, the family suggests Community Connection, through Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services, P.O. Box 543, Halfway, OR 97834. Online condolences may be made at


Baker County Parole and Probation

Arrests, citations

PROBATION VIOLATION: Henry Earl Koos, 40, 2650 17th St., 4:25 p.m. Monday at the Parole and Probation office; jailed.

Baker County Sheriff’s Office

Arrests, citations

CONTEMPT OF COURT (Baker County Circuit Court warrant): Miguel Angel Estudillo, 49, 2625 Grove St., 9:05 a.m. Tuesday at the Sheriff’s Office; cited and released.