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  1. Take Up The FightRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Baker City Herald

    ... burned in the area that's part of the newly formed Lookout-Glasgow Rangeland Protection Association. KEATING - Baker County's newest rural fire protection group had its first meeting Monday night at the Keating Fire Hall. A group of local ranchers ...

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  2. Miners talk about futureRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Baker City Herald

    Mining plays a major role in Baker County's distant past, and its future might not be as bleak as the industry's relatively moribund present suggests. The prospect for a mining revival here and elsewhere in Eastern Oregon was a key theme during a five-hour summit that brought miners, legislators, economists and others to Baker City Tuesday afternoon.

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  3. County officials discuss vets servicesRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Baker City Herald

    ... easier and more expeditiously for the veterans they serve. His goal is to get the rest of the veterans in Baker County enrolled with the software to help with claims management. Gloria said his office has more than 800 files of active veterans. He ...

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  4. Two more arrested in drug investigationRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Baker City Herald

    Baker City Police added two more names to the list of 11 people picked up earlier this week in a drug sting by the Baker County Narcotics Enforcement Team. Police served a search warrant at 2036 Grove St. at 9:52 am.

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  5. News of Record for Jan. 21, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Baker City Herald

    ... of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.com FAILURE TO PAY FINES (Baker County Justice Court warrant): Frances Carlene Dixon, 48, of 2205 Seventh St., 4:03 p.m. Tuesday, at the Courthouse; cited and ...

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  6. Police arrest 11 people in drug raidsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Baker City Herald

    ... 7 a.m. Monday. Later that day, three more were taken into custody. Baker City Police Chief Wyn Lohner said the Baker County Narcotics Enforcement Team worked with a confidential informant in the investigation. District Attorney Matt Shirtcliff said ...

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  7. Police round up nine on drug chargesRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | Baker City Herald

    ... in the Baker City area. "The warrants were the culmination of a two-month investigation by members of the Baker County Narcotics Enforcement Team," Police Chief Wyn Lohner stated in a press release. The second search warrant was executed at 42534 N. ...

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  8. News of Record for Jan. 16, 2015Read the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Baker City Herald

    CUSTODIAL INTERFERENCE (Baker County Circuit Court warrant): Jessica Faye Nordbye, 34, of Baker City, 5:14 p.m. Thursday, at the sheriff's office; jailed. POST-PRISON SUPERVISION VIOLATION (Parole and Probation detainer): Kenny Lee Hellman, 46, of ...

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  9. News of Record for Jan. 14, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Baker City Herald

    ... Ontario. BAKER JUSTICE COURT WARRANT: Arthur Charles Scott II, 44, of 1244 Third St., 3:26 p.m. Tuesday, at the Baker County Jail where he is being held on other charges. FAILURE TO PAY FINES (Baker Justice Court warrant): Randi Laine McNair, 33, of ...

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  10. Public's PowerRead the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | Baker City Herald

    Kathy Orr / Baker City Herald A display at the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center includes depictions of what the Boardman to Hemingway power line would look like from the Center depending on the line's route. About 80 people turned out for a pair of open houses that the BLM hosted last week in Baker County concerning the proposed Boardman to Hemingway power line .

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  11. News of Record for Jan. 12, 2015Read the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | Baker City Herald

    ... through Gray's West & Co., 1500 Dewey Ave., Baker City, OR 97814. PROBATION VIOLATION and CONTEMPT OF COURT (Baker County Circuit Court warrants) and CONTEMPT OF COURT (Baker County Justice Court warrant): Dyllan Jacoby Simonis, 23, of 1695 Auburn ...

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  12. Baker County adds 'snowbulance' to help backcountry patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    The Baker City Herald reports the snow ambulance will increase the rescue unit's ability to quickly get accident victims out of the backcountry.

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  13. County adds 'snowbulance' to rescue toolsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | Baker City Herald

    Photo Courtesy MicroConn Inc. Baker County Search and Rescue's new sled, called a "snowbulance," like the one in the photo, will arrive in Baker City in a few weeks. The snow ambulance will increase the Search and Rescue unit's ability to get accident victims out of the backcountry as quickly and as comfortably as possible.

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  14. News of Record for Jan. 7, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Baker City Herald

    ... Center-Baker City. Coles Tribute Center is in charge of arrangements. POST-PRISON SUPERVISION VIOLATION (Baker County detainer): Jason Lee Troyer, 38, of 3255 13th St. 10:05 a.m. Monday, at the sheriff's office; jailed. FAILURE TO PAY FINES (Baker ...

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  15. Ratskeller at Government Camp, Barley Brown's in Baker City...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | OregonLive.com

    ... a cold one five minutes later. Barley Brown's made up for its disadvantages of being located in low population Baker County and being down in town, 30 miles from the nearest ski area, by tapping into the fierce loyalty of its customers to the ...

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  16. News of Record for Jan. 5, 2015Read the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | Baker City Herald

    ... Halfway OR 97834. Online condolences may be made at www.tamispinevalleyfuneralhome.com. FAILURE TO PAY FINES (Baker County Circuit Court warrant): Kristina Rose Shelton, 21, of 2275 Second St., 10:15 a.m. Friday, at her home; cited and released. ...

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  17. BRIEFLY: Rain expected on top of melting snowRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | The La Grande Observer

    ... a.m. and the meeting at noon. The program will be presented by Melissa Shafer who will share information on the Baker County Library District's children's program. For more information, contact Meschelle Cookson at 541-523-4248, Joan Smith at ...

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  18. Good news on groceriesRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Baker City Herald

    ... with 20 stores in Oregon and Washington. Based on Haggen's reputation, the change could be a positive one for Baker County shoppers. Haggen emphasizes selling fresh local produce when possible, which could give residents new options. But even if ...

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  19. News of Record for Dec. 22, 2014Read the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | Baker City Herald

    ... 55, of Baker City, 4:06 p.m. Saturday, in the 1500 block of Campbell Street; jailed. CONTEMPT OF COURT (Baker County Circuit Court warrant): Crystol Morgan Sypherd, 18, of 1667 Washington Ave., 9:46 p.m. Saturday, at Campbell and Cherry streets; ...

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  20. Restoring ForestsRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | Baker City Herald

    S. John Collins/Baker City Herald file photo A federal program offers money to private property owners to restore forests on the east face of the Elkhorn Mountains between Baker Valley and Grande Ronde Valley. This scene is from Baker Valley, looking southeast up the canyon of Rock Creek.

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