|At a glance:|| Malheur County is one of a few unique Oregon counties with a County Judge who is the chair of the three-person Commission.
Office hours are 8:30 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
|Dan Joyce, County Judge|
|Ron Jacobs, Commissioner|
|Jim Mendiola, Commissioner|
|Postal Address:|| 251 “B” St. West, Suite 5
Vale, OR 97918
Malheur County is one of a few unique Oregon counties with a County Judge who
is the chair of the three-person Commission. The County Judge is full-time and
the two commissioners are two-fifths time. The County Judge has the authority to
preside over probate matters and perform weddings. The Judge is elected for a
six-year term, while the Commissioners are elected for a four-year term.The County Court is not a court of law, and does not preside over trials,
sentence defendants or have jurisdiction over the legal community.