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Malheur County, Oregon

251 B St W
Vale, OR 97918
Phone: (541) 473-5151
Fax: (541) 473-5523
www.malheurco.org

On eastern border of OR; organized Feb 17, 1887 from Baker county. Name Origin: For the Malheur River, which flows through it; from French 'misfortune', given to the river by trappers who were attacked by Indians and lost all their furs

Area (sq mi):: 9929.99 (land 9887.09; water 42.90) Population per square mile: 3.20
Population 2005: 31,330 State rank: 20 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.90%; 1990-2000 21.40% Population 2000: 31,615 (White 68.80%; Black or African American 1.20%; Hispanic or Latino 25.60%; Asian 2.00%; Other 21.10%). Foreign born: 8.20%. Median age: 34.00
Income 2000: per capita $13,895; median household $30,241; Population below poverty level: 18.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,025-$18,857
Unemployment (2004): 10.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.10% Median travel time to work: 17.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 15.80%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Ontario (11,152)

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    A note on the food habits of the Barn Owl in Malheur County, Oregon.
    The Notice of Intent serves as official notification to the State of Oregon that the company plans to build an underground mine and surface mill complex to develop the Grassy Mountain gold resource, situated in Malheur County, Oregon.
    each year come from the Snake River Valley of South western Idaho and Malheur County, Oregon.
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    The LUB survey findings were similar to those reported in an earlier study of well water nitrate in northern Malheur County, Oregon, where approximately 30% of the sites exceeded the 10 ppm nN MCL (1).
    is a US company which has acquired drill proven uranium resources in existing uranium mining camps in Canada and the United States, including the Crownpoint and Hosta Butte projects, located in McKinley County, New Mexico, the Aurora Project, located in Malheur County, Oregon, the Hansen (Tallahassee Creek) project, located in Fremont County, Colorado, the Horse Creek project located in Natrona County, Wyoming, the Arizona Pipes project located in Mohave and Coconino Counties, Arizona and the Elliot Lake project located in Buckles Township, Ontario.
    is a US company which has acquired interests in several historic uranium properties in the United States and Canada, including the Crownpoint and Hosta Butte projects, located in McKinley County, New Mexico, the Hansen (Tallahassee Creek) project, located in Fremont County, Colorado, the Aurora project located in Malheur county, Oregon, the Horse Creek project located in Natrona County, Wyoming, the Arizona Pipes project located in Mohave and Coconino Counties, Arizona and the Elliot Lake project located in Buckles Township, Ontario.
    TSX VENTURE:QUI)(OTCBB:QCYE) to earn an interest in the Company's Aurora Property, consisting of 18 unpatented lode claims covering approximately 146 hectares located in Malheur County, Oregon, 12 miles northwest of McDermitt, Nevada.
    Its banking subsidiary, Panhandle State Bank, offers financial services in Idaho and Oregon through seven branches located in Bonner, Boundary and Kootenai counties in northern Idaho; four branches operating as Intermountain Community Bank in Canyon, Payette, and Washington counties in southern Idaho; and one branch operating as Intermountain Community Bank in Malheur County, Oregon.
    Ican holds a 100 percent working interest in 62 unpatented claims located in Malheur County, Oregon.