Police arrest man linked to California assault

Nyssa police recently arrested a California man wanted in connection with an assault against his former girlfriend with a tire iron and then an attempt to strangle her in Texas.

Water, land – and the state

By Pat Caldwell Malheur Enterprise VALE – At first glance, water and land rights in the American West may seem to be straightforward concepts. Yet each area comes with a

Minimum wage change stirs concerns for jobs in county

By Pat Caldwell For the Malheur Enterprise Malheur County Commissioner Dan Joyce said he’s concerned about the short and long-term impacts of the state’s new minimum wage law locally. He

Rep. Bentz presses legislators to make fixes in wage hike law

By Pat Caldwell For the Malheur Enterprise ONTARIO – State Rep. Cliff Bentz said he believes the passage of the state’s minimum wage law during the last legislative session will

Ag report: It’s a veggie world, and Oregon onions are tops

By Bruce Pokarney Oregon Department of Agriculture Once again, statistics show that Oregon is among the nation’s leaders in the production of several types of vegetable crops, whether they are

Owyhee proposal letter workshops continue in April

By Scotta Callister The Enterprise Sheriff Brian Wolfe says more workshops are in store for people wanting to write letters in opposition to the Owyhee Canyonlands national monument proposal. Wolfe

Walden plans town hall in Jordan Valley

The Enterprise U.S. Rep. Greg Walden will make a swing through Eastern Oregon this weekend, stopping in Jordan Valley for a town hall meeting on Sunday, April 3. The session

Preparing for the worst case

Preparing for the worst case

By Pat Caldwell For the Malheur Enterprise NYSSA – Last week law enforcement agencies and emergency service providers convened at Nyssa Elementary School to train for an incident no one

Calico, Paramount in merger deal

By Pat Caldwell For the Enterprise VALE – There will be little change for a potential local gold mining operation in the wake of a merger between two mineral resource

ODFW unveils new deer, elk, antelope premium hunts

ODFW unveils new deer, elk, antelope premium hunts

The Enterprise SALEM – May 15 is the deadline to apply for new premium hunts for deer, elk and pronghorn antelope, the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife announced. The