Harney County Newswire

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  1. Community Helpers donations as of February 15, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | OregonLive.com

    Umpqua Bank Charitable Foundation awarded nearly $300,000 in 74 community grants, including $5,000 each to Kids Club of Harney County, NeighborWorks Umpqua and Food for Lane County . Northwest Down Syndrome Association/All Born received a three-year $183,000 grant from Kaiser Permanente Community Fund at Northwest Health Foundation to support families of young children with developmental disabilities.

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  2. Too many problems in rural Oregon for one solution: Editorial Agenda 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | OregonLive.com

    ... Bureau and previous Employment Department reports, reveals some hopeful trends in parts of rural Oregon. Harney County showed the state's biggest drop in unemployment, from 11.7 percent to 10 percent. Hood River County, a traditionally rural county ...

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  3. Mary Elaine (Griffiths) PengellyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Cheney Free Press

    ... activities including: A founding member of the Desert Trail Association, an active participant with the Harney County Historical Society, Malheur Refuge annual bird count, Chamber Music Society of Harney County and the Presbyterian Church. After ...

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  4. 'Bird nerds' flock to county hot spots this winter - Wednesday, 28 January 2015 09:23Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | West Linn Tidings

    ... He taught them about birding in class and even took field trips to the Malheur Field Station in Oregon's Harney County. "You don't have to invest a lot of money or time," said Beeson, whose equipment list comprises a pair of binoculars and an ...

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  5. Dear Rep. Tobias ReadRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Lake County Examiner Online

    ... h Geological and Environmental Consultant Small Rancher and 4th Generation Oregonian Harney County

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  6. Oregon Beer News, 01/20/2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Brew Site

    ... according to the OLCC's most recent report. And of course there's the hops. Roy uses his secret stash of wild Harney County hops in as many of his beers as possible." That bit about the hops interests me particularly - Roy has found wild hops ...

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  7. 'He was really upset and really scared. And then the line went dead'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    ... had found human remains near Riddle Creek on Steens Mountain, about 9 miles from where the truck was located, Harney County Sheriff David Glerup said he was sure they belonged to Self. "We had only one missing person up there," he said. Steens ...

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  8. Questions remain in death of Dustin SelfRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | News-Register

    ... had found human remains near Riddle Creek on Steens Mountain, about 9 miles from where the truck was located, Harney County Sheriff David Glerup said he was sure they belonged to Self. "It was a miracle that anyone found him where he was at," said ...

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  9. The Oregonian's top 10 Northwest books of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... or fate already mapped everything out? Have our genes?" "Falling From Horses" by Molly Gloss. Hollywood and Harney County mix and match in a novel by a Portland writer that uses characters from her previous "The Hearts of Horses." "The Peripheral" ...

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  10. Questions remain in death of Piedmont teen found in OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    ... had found human remains near Riddle Creek on Steens Mountain, about 9 miles from where the truck was located, Harney County Sheriff David Glerup said he was sure they belonged to Self. "It was a miracle that anyone found him where he was at," said ...

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  11. In the BriefingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Ridenbaugh Press

    ... area of Grant County. Fifteen sheep captured in the Deschutes River Canyon were released at Alvord Peaks (Harney County) and 20 sheep captured in the John Day River Canyon went to McClellan (Grant County). (photo/ODFW) As new officeholders prepare ...

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  12. Bighorn Sheep Translocations Increase Genetic Diversity in Oregon HerdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | AmmoLand

    ... area of Grant County. Fifteen sheep captured in the Deschutes River Canyon were released at Alvord Peaks (Harney County) and 20 sheep captured in the John Day River Canyon went to McClellan (Grant County). The sheep relocated this week will ...

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  13. Bighorn sheep relocated to spots across Oregon rangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | The Columbian

    ... Meanwhile, 15 sheep captured in the Deschutes River Canyon will supplement existing herds at Alvord Peaks in Harney County, and 20 sheep captured in the John Day River Canyon went to an existing herd in Grant County. In a statement, Don Whittaker of ...

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  14. Bighorns reintroduced along Klamath River CanyonRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... Meanwhile, 15 sheep captured in the Deschutes River Canyon will supplement existing herds at Alvord Peaks in Harney County, and 20 sheep captured in the John Day River Canyon went to an existing herd in Grant County. In a statement, Don Whittaker of ...

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  15. Bighorn sheep get new homes in Oregon after relocation from Deschutes, John Day canyonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... of Fish and Wildlife. Fifteen sheep captured in the Deschutes River Canyon were released at Alvord Peaks (Harney County) and 20 sheep captured in the John Day River Canyon went to McClellan (Grant County). The sheep relocated this week will ...

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  16. Bighorn sheep relocated to boost genetic diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... area of Grant County. Fifteen sheep captured in the Deschutes River Canyon were released at Alvord Peaks in Harney County and 20 sheep captured in the John Day River Canyon went to McClellan in Grant County. The sheep relocated this week will ...

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  17. California Prohibits Prizes for Killing ContestsRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | Encyclopaedia Britannica

    ... contest, tournament, or derby. In July, ALDF and Project Coyote shut down a predator killing contest in Harney County, Oregon . Just last week, the federal Bureau of Land Management finally listened to public outcry and rescinded permits for a ...

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  18. Sage grouse habitat proposed for conservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... have the potential to conserve the majority of greater sage-grouse habitat on private lands in Oregon. The Harney County Soil and Water Conservation Districts entered into a similar CCAA in May 2014, and since that time 30 landowners have enrolled ...

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  19. Petition: Animal bill of rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... in a lawsuit against the organizer of a coyote hunting contest, which officially ended the contest in Harney county, Oregon forever. You can see all of their current and prior legal actions at their website linked at the end of the article. ADLF is ...

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  20. Hunter finds remains of teen who vanished in Oregon wildernessRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | KBCI CBS 2

    Remains found by a hunter this month in the rugged outback of southeast Oregon appear to be those of an Oklahoma teenager who went missing last year after telling his parents he wanted to test himself against the wilderness, like in the movie "Into the Wild." Harney County Sheriff David Glerup said Friday that personal identification found with the remains indicated it was 19-year-old Dustin Self of Piedmont, Oklahoma .

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