Wallowa Lake Moraine Partnership announces completion of management plan and announcement of use survey

Sept. 30, 2022By Katy Nesbitt ENTERPRISE, Ore – To conserve the treasured view of the Wallowa Lake moraines, the plants and wildlife that live there, and the land’s traditional uses, a plan is now guiding the management of the East Moraine Community Forest. Conveyed into county ownership in January, 2020 by the Wallowa Lake Moraines Partnership, the management plan was … Continue ReadingWallowa Lake Moraine Partnership announces completion of management plan and announcement of use survey

Wallowa County, Hells Canyon, and Eagle Cap Wilderness Fire Information and Picture Gallery

This is a developing story. We will update this post as new information becomes available.  Wild Fires in Wallowa County and the Eagle Cap Wilderness Updates and Picture Gallery The Double Creek fire is in Hells Canyon National Recreation Area detected 8/30/2022. It is located along the Hat Point Road near Grizzly Ridge.  Lightning storms came through the area on … Continue ReadingWallowa County, Hells Canyon, and Eagle Cap Wilderness Fire Information and Picture Gallery

Tamkaliks is back! 30th Anniversary Celebration, July 22-24, 2022

Attend the 30th Anniversay Tamkaliks Celebration The Tamkaliks Committee and Nez Perce Wallowa Homeland are pleased to announce to move forward with planning the 2022 Tamkaliks Celebration. After canceling the powwow for the last two years out of concern for community health, we believe it is high time that we return, and that we can do so safely. Please join … Continue ReadingTamkaliks is back! 30th Anniversary Celebration, July 22-24, 2022

2021 Bruce Dunn Scholarship Fund awarded to Ellyse Tingelstad and Aubrina Melville

    Now in its Third Year the Bruce Dunn Scholarship Fund awarded two $1,500 scholarships to Wallowa County students pursuing natural resource college degrees. Ellyse Tingelstad, a Joseph High School graduate, attends The College of Idaho in Caldwell and is studying environmental science and criminal justice. Tingelstad said, “The funds I have been granted from this scholarship will be … Continue Reading2021 Bruce Dunn Scholarship Fund awarded to Ellyse Tingelstad and Aubrina Melville

And they are off… Meet the 76th Chief Joseph Days Rodeo Court

Welcome to the 2022 Chief Joseph Days Rodeo Court While the 2020/2021 Chief Joseph Days Honor Court finishes out its reign as the Chief Joseph Days ambassadors at the end of this year, we welcome the new and upcoming Chief Joseph Days Rodeo Court for 2022. First Tryouts were held on September 19, at the Harley Tucker Memorial Arena. Three … Continue ReadingAnd they are off… Meet the 76th Chief Joseph Days Rodeo Court