Baker County Newswire

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  1. Baseball BonanzaRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Baker City Herald

    S. John Collins / Baker City Herald The Baker County Diamondbacks practice at the Baker Sports Complex in preparation for the Regional Babe Ruth Baseball Tournament that begins Monday.

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  2. News of Record for July 30, 2014Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Baker City Herald

    ... Haines, died July 29, 2014, at his home. Arrangements are by Gray's West & Co. Jacqueline Piatt: 88, a longtime Baker County resident who lived most recently in the Keating area, died July 29, 2014, at St. Alphonsus Medical Center in Boise. Her ...

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  3. News of Record for July 28, 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday | Baker City Herald

    ... Co. is in charge of arrangements. OUT-OF-COUNTY WARRANT: Lacey Ann Kilborn, 34, 9:32 a.m. Friday; cited at the Baker County Jail where she is being held on other charges. PUBLIC INDECENCY: Larry Ross, 46, of 2435 East St. 12:23 a.m. Saturday, in the ...

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  4. Idaho woman, 60, killed in one-vehicle crash near Baker CityRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Oregonian

    The 2010 Ford F350 pickup was traveling east on Interstate 84 near milepost 294 in Baker County.

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  5. Single vehicle accident kills 1, sends three others to hospitalRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | The La Grande Observer

    ... subscribers have full access to the E-edition. The accident occurred along Interstate 84 west of Baker City in Baker County. The crash resulted in the death of an adult female and serious injury to three other adults. According to Oregon State ...

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  6. Fire risk easesRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Baker City Herald

    Russ Nantz was feeling a lot better this morning about the fire that threatened his Baker County home as well as valuable grazing land and herds of cattle.

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  7. News of Record for July 23, 2014Read the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Baker City Herald

    ... ION VIOLATION: Andrew Jay Culley, 25, no fixed address, 5:03 p.m. Tuesday at the sheriff's office; cited at the Baker County Jail where he was already incarcerated on other charges.

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  8. BLM reports new fire in Rye ValleyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Baker City Herald

    The BLM's Vale District says lightning storms Tuesday night and early Wednesday sparked at least 13 new fires on the district, including a blaze in Rye Valley in southeastern Baker County.

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  9. Police chief pleased with relatively tranquil Jubilee weekendRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Baker City Herald

    ... what can happen when the community works together." Although officers from the city department as well as the Baker County Sheriff's Office and Oregon State Police stopped dozens of vehicles during Jubilee, the city made only one drunken driving ...

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  10. Freeway reopeningRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Baker City Herald

    Interstate 84 is re-opening through Baker County after being closed for about two hours due to a range fire just east of Baker City.

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  11. 2014 Miners Jubilee ScheduleRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Baker City Herald

    ... starts Saturday at 10 a.m. in downtown Baker City. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. - Friends of the Library annual book sale, Baker County Library, 2400 Resort St. Noon to 7 p.m. - Vendors open in Geiser-Pollman Park and at the Events Center at Baker County ...

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  12. Miners Jubilee ScheduleRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Baker City Herald

    ... 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Community Events Center, 2600 East St. (the former Armory). Admission is $3. The Baker County Library's annual book sale will be held from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday at the library, 2400 ...

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  13. Baker Sanitary Service wants to accept waste from Grant, Wallowa countiesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Baker City Herald

    Baker Sanitary Service is asking the Baker County Planning Commission to allow the company to accept waste from Grant and Wallowa counties.

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  14. Brewing something differentRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | Baker City Herald

    Baker County has long been known for its ranches, farms and orchards that produce the staples of an all-American meal.

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  15. One call, and nine years of motorcycle maniaRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | Baker City Herald

    ... the perpetual pessimist. The event, which moved to July after the riders got drenched a few times by a typical Baker County spring, has grown to be one of the larger events here. The Folkestad brothers first rode their motorcycles to Baker City in ...

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  16. Thanks, JohnRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Baker City Herald

    ... milkshakes at Charley's Ice Cream parlor at Main and Broadway. Osborn, who died July 2 at age 61, was helping Baker County's children long before he weighed his first bag of jelly beans or jawbreakers at Charley's. He served on the sale committees ...

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  17. Punishing Internet impostersRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | Baker City Herald

    ... created a Facebook page pretending to be former City Councilor Gary Dielman, who's an elected member of the Baker County Library District board and of the Baker County Democratic Central Committee. But with no state law in place that deals ...

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  18. Census Bureau: 77.4M Americans Live in Highly Concentrated Pockets of PovertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Cybercast News Service

    ... West Virginia and the District of Columbia saw declining numbers. Fred Warner, the commission chair from Baker County, Oregon told CNSNews.com that the last mill in the area closed in the late 1990's, and with it went other jobs based on forest ...

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  19. Find Bigfoot? No. Move Mt. Hood? Why not?Read the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | Baker City Herald

    ... would have you believe. The setting is the Blue Mountains of Southeastern Washington. That's the closest to Baker County "Finding Bigfoot" has been, or is likely to ever be. I had hoped since the series started that the crew would eventually show up ...

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  20. Blustery storm propels canvas carport 120 feetRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Baker City Herald

    ... Colorado and Miller avenues in south Baker City. Nor did the storm result in any widespread power outages in Baker County, said Jim Horan of Oregon Trail Electric Cooperative. OTEC crews worked all night removing limbs that had fallen across power ...

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