Day: February 12, 2024

Local News

Executive Director Calls It Quits

The Executive Director of the Baker County Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau, Devon Colton, has tendered her resignation, effective this Friday, February 16th. Colton says her decision comes following careful consideration of her professional commitments and personal priorities. She expressed her gratitude for the opportunities and experiences that have been sent her way during […]

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Oregon News

Bubonic Plague Reported in Oregon

The Oregon Department of Health has confirmed that an Oregon resident has been infected with the state‚Äôs first case of bubonic plague since 2015. Health officials say the person was likely infected by their symptomatic pet cat. All close contacts of the affected person and their pet have been contacted and provided medication to prevent […]

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Local News

Baker School District Considering 2 Draft Plans

The Baker School District is considering two draft calendars for next school year and now parents, staff, and all community members are invited to provide their input. The aim, according to district officials, is to ensure a well-rounded approach to calendar planning. One draft follows the traditional calendar with a 12-week Summer Break. The other […]

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