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An oddity on the Oregon Coast: A dusty trail I have very nearly exhausted my internal thesaurus in describing the breezes that buffet the Oregon Coast, delving on occasion into that subsection of words which aren’t fit for publication in a newspaper. Being by nature lazy, I tend to grasp for t
Baker City Herald | Aug 29, 2014 12:54 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Letter to the Editor for Aug. 27, 2014 Global warming is a threat that affects all of us It is time for us to come together to limit global warming. The whole world is watching, including our younger generations. This should not be a political issue. People around the globe, regardless of poli
Baker City Herald | Aug 27, 2014 2:06 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Focus on forest, not just plans Disdain for the U.S. Forest Service’s draft plan for managing the Wallowa-Whitman, Umatilla and Malheur national forests is widespread. Commissioners from 10 Eastern Oregon counties, including Baker, don’t much like it. Local residents have ex
Baker City Herald | Aug 27, 2014 2:05 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Kids Keep Their Cool Daughter’s Phone Call Helps Mom Who Had Allergic Reaction To Sting By Lisa Britton For the Baker City Herald Elishah Thomas has been stung before, so she didn’t give it much thought when a yellow jacket nabbed her on the morning of Aug. 18. Sh
Baker City Herald | Aug 27, 2014 2:04 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Three seek seats on City Council It appears that at least one write-in candidate will be elected to the Baker City Council Nov. 4. That’s because just three people have qualified for the ballot, which will include four openings. City Recorder Luke Yeaton said this morning that thre
Baker City Herald | Aug 27, 2014 2:02 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
News of Record for Aug. 27, 2014 DEATHS Ruth E. Ballo: 85, of Baker City, died Aug. 25, 2014, at St. Alphonsus Medical Center-Baker City. Gray’s West & Co. is in charge of arrangements. Miriam Jeanette Jampolsky: 86, a longtime Baker City resident, died Aug. 25, 2014, at Meadowbroo
Baker City Herald | Aug 27, 2014 1:59 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Deschner, founder of Salt Lick Auction, receives award for fundraising Whit Deschner of Baker City, founder of the Great Salt Lick Contest and Auction, a fundraiser for Parkinson’s Disease research, was named a recipient of a 2014 Crystal Award Tuesday by the Willamette Valley Development Officers. The annual event, in
Baker City Herald | Aug 26, 2014 1:04 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Two file for City Council, 4 others collecting signatures Two candidates have filed for the Baker City Council election in November. Four others are collecting signatures in advance of the 5 p.m. Tuesday deadline, City Recorder Luke Yeaton said. Benjamin Merrill and R. Mack Augenfeld have collected the required
Baker City Herald | Aug 25, 2014 12:44 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Get My Good Side 24th-annual Baker City Memory Cruise attracts more than 175 classic automobiles By Jayson Jacoby jjacoby@bakercityherald.com A hailstorm, most generally, qualifies as a nuisance. Combine it with a classic car show, though, and you’ve got a potential
Baker City Herald | Aug 25, 2014 12:35 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Police Chief wants City Council to resume discussion of medical pot shops Baker City Police Chief Wyn Lohner wants the City Council to resume its discussion about ways the city could ban medical marijuana dispensaries. Councilors will convene Tuesday at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 1655 First St. In April the City Council approved a on
Baker City Herald | Aug 25, 2014 12:31 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend

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