Bonita “Bonnie” Paulson : 94, of Baker City, died April 28, 2019, at her resident in Meadowbrook Place. Arrangements are under the direction of Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel. To light a candle in memory of Bonnie, or to leave a condolence for her family, go to www.grays


Dorothy Miles Carter: Her graveside memorial service will be Saturday, May 4, at 11 a.m. at the Eagle Valley Cemetery in Richland. Following the service, friends are invited to the Eagle Valley Grange for a potluck luncheon; those attending are asked to bring a dish. Memorial contributions may be made to the Eagle Valley Grange through Coles Tribute Center, 1950 Place St., Baker City, OR 97814. To light a candle in Dorothy’s memory, go to

Chary Mires: A memorial service and celebration of Chary’s life will take place Saturday, May 4, at 2 p.m. at the Baker City Christian Church, 675 Highway 7. The family suggests memorial contributions to the Baker Heritage Museum or the Leo Adler Foundation through Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services, P.O. Box 543, Halfway, OR 97834. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.

Curtis Heck: Graveside service will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 4, at Mount Hope Cemetery. Friends are invited to join the family for a reception immediately following the service, at the St. Francis de Sales Cathedral basement reception area. For those who would like to make a donation in memory of Curtis, the family suggests Heart ’N Home Hospice or Best Friends of Baker through Tami’s Pine Valley Funeral Home & Cremation Services, P.O. Box 543, Halfway, OR 97834. Online condolences can be made at

Kristin Bagenski: There will be a celebration of her life from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Sunday, May 5, at Crossroads Carnegie Art Center, 2020 Auburn Ave. Friends are asked to bring stories and memories for Kristin’s memorial album.

Josephine “Jo” Snook Dickison: Memorial service will be Friday, May 17, at 10 a.m. at the First Church of the Nazarene, 1250 Hughes Lane, with a reception following at the Nazarene Church Fellowship Hall (this is a change from the original location). Memorial contributions can be made to the McEwen Church or Camp Elkanah through Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel, 1500 Dewey Ave., Baker City OR 97814. To light a candle for Laurel, go to


Baker City Police

Arrests, citations

PAROLE VIOLATION: Brandon Douglas Culbertson, 31, 3219 Court Ave., 2:44 p.m. Tuesday at Broadway and 14th street; jailed.

Baker County Sheriff’s Office

Arrests, citations

PROBATION VIOLATION: John Lorin Gibbs, 38, 41362 Pocahontas Road, 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Courthouse; cited and released.

VIOLATION OF RESTRAINING ORDER: Wade Wesley Minor, 51, of Baker City, 7:36 p.m. Monday, at the sheriff’s office; jailed.