Plenty of area venues open to watch eclipse

Plenty of area venues open to watch eclipse

By John L. Braese The Enterprise VALE — Still don’t have plans for Monday’s eclipse? Here are some ideas. In Ontario, those looking for a little shopping prior to the

Plenty of fun found at Malheur County Fair

Plenty of fun found at Malheur County Fair

By Pat Caldwell The Enterprise ONTARIO — She is still counting the total number of attendees but Malheur County Fair Manager Lynelle Christiani already knows one thing: The 2017 fair

Eldorado may come to life again thanks to eclipse

Eldorado may come to life again thanks to eclipse

By Les Zaitz The Enterprise A total solar eclipse hits Malheur County about every 375 years, making Monday’s event a once-in-a-lifetime experience to catch. To milk every second of that

Eye experts urge caution during eclipse

The Enterprise VALE — Remember the childhood adage not to stare into the sun? The motto seems common sense but people – for whatever reason – occasionally disregard the maxim.

Are big crowds heading for Malheur County to observe eclipse? Maybe

By Pat Caldwell The Enterprise ONTARIO – Oregon officials still forecast one million people could come to the state to watch Monday’s eclipse but there are signs the crowds won’t

Rodeo slated for Malheur County Fairgrounds

Rodeo slated for Malheur County Fairgrounds

The Enterprise ONTARIO — The Malheur County Fairgrounds will host a night of rodeo and dance this weekend, just days before the solar eclipse, for the appropriately named Grand Rodeo

Directors set for rail shipping facility

Directors set for rail shipping facility

By Pat Caldwell The Enterprise VALE – The first meeting of the board that will oversee a new agriculture rail shipping center will most likely convene within the next week

Threat of wildfires in Malheur County grows as fuels dry, storms track in

Threat of wildfires in Malheur County grows as fuels dry, storms track in

By Les Zaitz The Enterprise Federal fire officials are predicting an above-normal risk for significant wildfires in southeast Oregon through August. That forecast, issued last week, took on added urgency

Here comes the eclipse

Here comes the eclipse

By Pat Caldwell, John Braese and Mitchell Willetts The Enterprise The upcoming eclipse promises to bring huge crowds to Oregon from all over, and state and local agencies are preparing

Ballou secures promotion at Nyssa Police Department

Ballou secures promotion at Nyssa Police Department

By Pat Caldwell The Enterprise NYSSA — Maybe it wasn’t a moment of Zen, but Don Ballou can still remember when he realized how effective community policing could be. Ballou,