Union High School freshmen Jakob Graffunder, left, and Paul Reed were among seven students in FFA who helped build structures for Little Free …
General assignment reporter
Beats include the communities of North Powder, Imbler, Island City and Union, education, Union County veterans programs and local history. Dick joined The Observer in 1983, first working as a sports and outdoors reporter.
La Grande High School junior Colt Foltz, right, and Briana Tanaka, a community volunteer, build a Little Free Library structure Saturday.