Treynae Shaffer, a junior at Imbler High School, is planning a community food drive to help the Department of Human Services restock their shelves for those who need its services. (Tim Mustoe/The Observer)
A 16-year-old high school junior is helping the Department of Human Services restock its emergency food supply.
Roy Garten, left, retired Boise Cascade forester, Joseph Goebel of Oregon Department of Forestry and Rod Childers, rancher on Joseph Creek, look over a timber stand marked for thinning in the Lower Joseph Creek Environmental Impact Statement released Nov. 14. (Katy Nesbitt/The Observer)
ENTERPRISE — Restoring more than 20,000 acres of northern Wallowa County forest is closer to reality with the publication of the Lower Joseph Creek Restoration Project. The nearly 500-page draft released Nov. 14 will be available for public comment for 90 days.