Expert says wolf presence locally should be no surprise

Expert says wolf presence locally should be no surprise

By John L. Braese The Enterprise VALE – An Oregon wolf expert said Malheur County has habitat that would be attractive to wolves. “If there is food available, it would

Board picks top choice for rail project

Board picks top choice for rail project

By Pat Caldwell The Enterprise VALE – A public board working to build a new rail shipping center in Malheur County has focused on a preferred site with two others

Nyssa city manager keeps the focus on the future

Nyssa city manager keeps the focus on the future

By Pat Caldwell The Enterprise NYSSA – Nyssa City Manager Jim Maret is a man focused on a mission: Keep Nyssa moving into the future and help it thrive. Right

Absenteeism still testing Malheur school districts

Absenteeism still testing Malheur school districts

By John L. Braese The Enterprise ONTARIO – Much like the students they teach, Malheur County school districts receive reports cards from the state. And, like the students, absenteeism is

New school site still uncertain

New school site still uncertain

By John L. Braese The Enterprise VALE – Despite representatives of the architects, the construction company and the Vale School Board in one room for discussions Monday, the final location

Sheriff’s office confirms wolf kills

Sheriff’s office confirms wolf kills

By John L. Braese The Enterprise VALE – For the first time in recent history, the Malheur County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed a wolf kill of six cattle. The cattle

Sheriff’s citizen academy aims to build stronger ties with community

Sheriff’s citizen academy aims to build stronger ties with community

By Pat Caldwell The Enterprise VALE — Malheur County Sheriff Brian Wolfe wants area residents to get to know his office and its people a little better. That’s why the

Voters will get final say on Ontario sales tax

Voters will get final say on Ontario sales tax

By Pat Caldwell The Enterprise ONTARIO — The fate of Ontario’s sales tax will be decided by voters next May. Last week sales tax opponents delivered the last of 1,500

Mayor, police chief respond to sales tax questions

Mayor, police chief respond to sales tax questions

The Enterprise Ontario’s streets are “less safe than I would like,” Mayor Ron Verini wrote recently. The mayor’s remark was part of a response to questions posed by the Malheur

GALLERY: Vale Hall of Fame inducts three

GALLERY: Vale Hall of Fame inducts three

The Vale High School Alumni Association on Saturday, Oct. 28, inducted into the Vale Hall of Fame Merle Saunders, long-time automotive teacher at Vale High School, Dave Wilcox, a Vale