HERMISTON — Three teams of Hermiston High School FFA students are leaving next week to compete in the 94th National FFA Convention & Expo in Indianapolis.

OREGON City, Ore. — Knowing that they are feeding people nutritious food that has been raised humanely is important to farmers Paul Chamlies and Jim Wilburn.

The man, whose name has not been released, was operating a crane at the mill when it bumped into a power line, possibly causing an electrical charge to ground out through the big machine.

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The West's plan for combating wildfires will include expanding forest treatments, paying federal firefighters a higher wage, converting seasonal firefighting positions into permanent jobs and …

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The Jackson County Board of Commissioners said law enforcement officers and county and state regulators and code enforcers are overwhelmed and warned of an “imminent threat to the public healt…

JOHN DAY — The John Day Police Department will cease to exist by the end of the month — even though the city has yet to work out an agreement with Grant County to provide law enforcement servi…

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SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Former Oregon Secretary of State Bev Clarno and three other Republicans have filed a lawsuit to challenge new congressional districts recently passed by state lawmakers.

ENTERPRISE — A strongly worded letter to Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., opposing his proposed River Democracy Act was approved by the Wallowa County Board of Commissioners at its meeting Wednesday, Oct. 6.

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The Biden administration continues to defend the Trump administration’s decision to remove wolves from the endangered species list, even as it evaluates whether hunting in Idaho and Montana ar…

Wilco established the FFA Forever Program in 2012, and since then has pledged more than $1.5 million in support for the organization. Oregon FFA has 111 local chapters with 11,375 youth member…

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters and numerous studies credit intensive forest thinning projects with helping save communities like those recently threatened near Lake Tahoe in California…

Throughout Oregon's economy, more than 15% of sales and 20% of jobs are tied in some way to agriculture, food and fiber, according to a new analysis conducted by Oregon State University in par…

U.S. District Judge Ann Aiken has ruled the U.S. Bureau of Land Management’s approval of the Griffin Half Moon project was “arbitrary and capricious,” which means logging cannot proceed until …

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In the wake of Gov. Kate Brown's mandate that first responders must receive the COVID-19 vaccine, fire and rescue departments across Oregon expect to lose many staff and volunteers who choose …

Potatoes USA reported retail sales were down 0.4% for the Marketing Year 2021 to 15.5 billion pounds in fresh weight equivalent, even though the year-earlier period saw substantial stocking up…