Harney County Newswire

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

    5 hrs ago | 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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  2. In the BriefingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | 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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  3. Bighorn Sheep Translocations Increase Genetic Diversity in Oregon HerdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | 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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  4. Bighorn sheep relocated to spots across Oregon rangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | 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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  5. Bighorns reintroduced along Klamath River CanyonRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 6 | 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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  6. Bighorn sheep get new homes in Oregon after relocation from Deschutes, John Day canyonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | 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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  7. Bighorn sheep relocated to boost genetic diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | 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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  8. California Prohibits Prizes for Killing ContestsRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | 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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  9. Sage grouse habitat proposed for conservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. Dustin Self Family And Friends Can Finally Have ClosureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... like the book made movie "Into the Wild." Longing for an adventure of his own, Dustin traveled to the woods of Harney County, Oregon in the state's southeast corner. There was where Dustin planned to live off the land, something McDonald thought ...

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  13. Body found in Ore. is likely Okla. teen seeking 'Into the Wild' adventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... his then-girlfriend he was lost and apparently hallucinating in a text message. "It was a matter of time," Harney County Sheriff David Glerup said. "I can't even imagine losing a child. It can never be good." Obsessed with the movie "Into the Wild," ...

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  14. Remains Believed To Be Of Missing Oklahoma Teen In Oregon WildernessRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Remains found by a hunter this month in sparsely populated 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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  15. Remains found in Oregon believed to be Oklahoma teen who wanted to test himselfRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    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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  16. Remains believed to be of missing - Into the Wild' teenRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... 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 ...

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  17. Body of missing Piedmont man apparently identified in OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    ... body of a Piedmont man who disappeared in Oregon last year apparently has been identified, according to the Harney County sheriff's office in Oregon. Dustin Rollin Self, who was 19 at the time, left his Piedmont home in March 2013 to take a long ...

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  18. Steens Mtn. remains believed to be missing Okla. teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Remains found by a hunter this month in sparsely populated 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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  19. Remains found on Steens Mountain ID'd as Dustin Self, missing Oklahoma teenagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | The Oregonian

    Remains found by a hunter this month in sparsely populated southeast Oregon appear to be those of an Oklahoma teenager who went missing last year. Harney County Sheriff David Glerup said Friday that personal identification found with the remains indicated it was Dustin Self of Piedmont, Oklahoma .

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  20. Unemployment rates falling fastest in central, southern OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | The Oregonian

    ... southern Oregon, faced an average unemployment rate of 9.3 percent last month. The steepest decline came in Harney County, in southeast Oregon. Between September 2013 and 2014, its unemployment rate decreased from 12.4 to 10.2 percent. Crook County, ...

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