Death notices

Charles R. Ballard, 88, of Payette, died suddenly at his home Sunday, June 19, 2016. Arrangements are pending under the direction of the Haren-Wood Funeral Chapel, Payette, Idaho. Matilde Fernandez,

Nyssa police arrest nominee on warrant

The Enterprise Nyssa – Mark Stringer, a candidate for the Oregon District 30 Senate seat, was arrested last Thursday in Nyssa on a misdemeanor warrant for failure to appear in

Teen lauded for fire response

To the Editor: On June 25, Jacob Roy of Brogan was at work irrigating for the Willowcreek School when he noticed some smoke coming from down the road. Jacob figured

Advice for the senators

To the Editor: It’s reassuring that Oregon’s Senators Wyden and Merkley are concerned about Malheur County’s economic future? They inform us that mineral exploration will limit our economic future? Coincidently

The trouble with vertical integration

On the Edge of Common Sense By Baxter Black, DVM There are those who say farming and ranching is a “way of life” more than it is a business. Which

Canyon Fire plan in works

VALE – The Vale BLM has wrapped up its assessment of the Owyhee Canyon Fire, which burned nearly 22,000 acres in June. The fire, sparked by lightning June 5, was

A night of rodeo

The Enterprise Nyssa – Despite unseasonably cool weather, a large crowd journeyed to the Nyssa Nite Rodeo June 17 and June 18. The rodeo docket attracted a sizeable group of

Juntura roadwork to start soon

The Enterprise SALEM – Help is on the way for the Juntura Road, a byway described as a critical need for the planned expansion of a mining operation in rural

Nyssa News / Rodeo going strong at 71

By Susan Barton For the Enterprise Congratulations and well done to the board of the Nyssa Nite Rodeo. This dedicated group has worked diligently to continue the tradition of the

Ready to do the math

By Pat Caldwell Malheur Enterprise VALE – When Vale Elementary School Principal Alisha McBride saw an opportunity to help her students through a potential grant, she jumped at the chance.