EDITORIAL: ‘Thoughts and prayers’ no defense against school shootings

EDITORIAL: ‘Thoughts and prayers’ no defense against school shootings

The awful shooting in Florida shouldn’t fade from memory soon. Teens across the country are giving voice to the sentiment: Enough.

A handshake remembered

A handshake remembered

By John L. Braese In today’s world, a handshake is a form of greeting when meeting someone for the first time or seeing an old friend. In long gone days,

Fund drive continues to bring journalism interns to rural Malheur County

Fund drive continues to bring journalism interns to rural Malheur County

  This summer, the Malheur Enterprise plans to bring on two college students as reporting interns and we need your help to do that. We’re in the middle of a

At Vale banquet, crowd bids and then applauds

At Vale banquet, crowd bids and then applauds

VALE — The spotlight was put community volunteers and business organizations Saturday night at the Vale Chamber of Commerce’s annual banquet. The event, at Vale High School, drew about 100

Gallery: Basque Exhibit at FRCC

Gallery: Basque Exhibit at FRCC

Four Rivers Cultural Center Director Matt Stringer gazes at some of the displays in the “Hidden in Plain Sight” exhibit at the Harno Gallery. The exposition celebrates the influence and

EDITORIAL: TVCC fate rests on avoiding damaging collision of management, labor

EDITORIAL: TVCC fate rests on avoiding damaging collision of management, labor

Negotiations have been dragging on for a year between administrators and the faculty union at Treasure Valley Community College. A new course is needed as tactics escalate.

Fund drive to bring journalism interns to Malheur County – you can help

Fund drive to bring journalism interns to Malheur County – you can help

  By Les Zaitz The Enterprise We need your help raising $10,000 in tax deductible donations by March 30 to fund at least two summer internships at the Malheur Enterprise.

Montwheeler prosecution hinges on new mental health findings

Montwheeler prosecution hinges on new mental health findings

By Jayme Fraser The Enterprise VALE – The aggravated murder trial of Anthony Montwheeler might be put on hold for as long as three years after the Oregon State Hospital

EDITORIAL: Ontario city officials should act before May tax vote

EDITORIAL: Ontario city officials should act before May tax vote

Results of the recent vote on health insurance should give Ontario city officials pause about the future of their sales tax. The city says it is in serious financial trouble,

COLUMN: Justice for Montwheeler, Villines requires patience, not rage

COLUMN: Justice for Montwheeler, Villines requires patience, not rage

By Les Zaitz The anger spills off the screen. Anthony Montwheeler, the former state hospital patient accused of two local murders, draws special venom from commenters on social media. “Mob