Wallowa County

Digital Team lands three awards in website contest

The Digital Team took home three awards in the 2012 Local Community Web Site Contest, which┬árepresents the top Web initiatives from community and suburban newspapers across North America. The Local Media Association, an organization representing the suburban and community newspaper industry in the U.S. and Canada, honored daily and non-daily newspapers of various circulation sizes […]


WCC’s Cheryl Jenkins accepts Employee of the Year honors from Wallowa County Chamber

┬áHometown Heroes founder honored during banquet “Your Chamber: Being the Connection,” the theme of the Wallowa County Chamber of Commerce for 2009, was carried through by its selection of top county citizens recognized at its festive 30th annual banquet Sunday, Jan. 25. Ben Boswell was visibly choked-up when he accepted a special award at the […]


Chieftain honored with five statewide journalism awards

Sports scribe Hector del Castillo scores two first-place wins Hector del Castillo more than earned his press credentials during his first year as the Wallowa County Chieftain’s sports writer, winning two first-place journalism awards for 2007 from the Oregon Newspaper Publisher’s Association. His “2007 Spring Sports Congratulations” earned the top award for Best Silk Purse […]