Derrick Austin Coates: 32, of Baker City, died Aug. 5, 2019, near Baker City. His memorial service will take place on Saturday, Aug. 17 at 4 p.m. at the Baker Elks Lodge, 1896 Second St., with military and Elks honors. The Elks Drum and Bugle Corps will also be present to honor Austin. Following the service, a reception will take place at the Elks Lodge. Memorial contributions may be made to the Fawkes Coates Education Fund through Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel,1500 Dewey Ave., Baker City, OR 97814. To light a candle in honor of Austin, or to leave a condolence for his family, go to


Baker City Police

UNION COUNTY WARRANT: William Troy Mitchell, 38, La Grande, 11:37 a.m. Thursday in the 3600 block of Midway Drive; jailed.

FUGITIVE (Idaho warrant): Joel Demaughn Tubbs, 44, 2234 East St., 5:57 a.m. Wednesday in Baker City; jailed.

VIOLATION OF RELEASE AGREEMENT: Daniel Elijah Wright, 30, 2719 Second St., 8:43 p.m. Wednesday at the Sheriff’s Office; jailed.