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Give back through The Giving Tree

The Giving Tree toy drive provides a way for people to donate toys and items to qualified children in Grant County. The Giving Tree tags are located at Chester’s Thriftway and the Outpost Restaurant, and people can purchase gifts corresponding...

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FFA collects canned goods for local food bank
FFA collects canned goods for local food bank
Grant Union FFA members collect 320 lbs. of food from community.
Grant Union hosts blood drive
Grant Union hosts blood drive

Grant Union Students of the Month — October
Grant Union Students of the Month — October

What’s Happening
What’s Happening

The deadline for What’s Happening items is 5 p.m. Friday. Call the Eagle, 541-575-0710, or email editor@bmeagle.com. For meetings this week, see our list in the classifieds.

Christmas on the Prairie set for Saturday
Christmas on the Prairie set for Saturday
Christmas on the Prairie will mark 20th anniversary on Saturday.
Bazaars bring Christmas cheer
Bazaars bring Christmas cheer

Shoppers flocked to two bazaars on Saturday in Mt. Vernon, checking out handcrafted items and goodies at the Mt. Vernon Grange and the Mt. Vernon Community Center.

Shannon Winegar, who was overseeing the event at the Grange, said the proceeds...

Grant Union Students of the Month — September
Grant Union Students of the Month — September

What’s Happening
What’s Happening

The deadline for What’s Happening items is 5 p.m. Friday. Call the Eagle, 541-575-0710, or email editor@bmeagle.com. For meetings this week, see our list in the classifieds.

Grant County Seniors
Senior news from our John Day, Prairie City and Monument correspondents.
Out of the Past
Out of the Past
Stories from 100 years of the Blue Mountain Eagle archives.
Scarecrows decorated Dayville streets
Scarecrows decorated Dayville streets

The city of Dayville held its fifth annual Scarecrow Contest, sprucing up the town with 16 creative entries.

“It’s always fun to have these ‘new residents’ join us for a month or so,” said city recorder Ruthie...

Bob Kimberling recalls WWII service
Bob Kimberling recalls WWII service
Navyman Bob Kimberling says defense of country was a duty.
Nicodemus joined Air Force for career and service
Nicodemus joined Air Force for career and service
Vet recognized for top secret work.
Nodine recalls Navy time during Korean War
Nodine recalls Navy time during Korean War
Vet, 85, says he’d go back.
Prairie City honor roll, first nine weeks

4.0 GPA: Sierra Dahlen, Josiah Hoeffner, Dorran Wilson, and Brianna Zweygardt.

Honor roll (3.5-3.99 GPA): Cassie Hire, Mariah McClung, Aitor Ansotegui, Danner Davis and Megan Camarena.

Prairie City Students of the Month — October
Prairie City Students of the Month — October

Fun run and walk held in memory of preemie sibling
Fun run and walk held in memory of preemie sibling

Grant Union senior Cody Jo Madden is making her senior project a memorable one.

Madden held an event called McKalee’s Halloween Fun Run/Walk on Oct. 28 in honor of her younger sibling, a premature baby who passed away May 28,...

What’s Happening
What’s Happening

The deadline for What’s Happening items is 5 p.m. Friday. Call the Eagle, 541-575-0710, or email editor@bmeagle.com. For meetings this week, see our list in the classifieds.

Out of the Past
Out of the Past
Stories from 100 years of the Blue Mountain Eagle archives.
Grant County Seniors
Senior news from our John Day, Prairie City and Monument correspondents.
Kids fall into fun on field trip
Kids fall into fun on field trip
Humbolt kindergartners take a fall field trip to the John Day Community Garden.
Donations brighten Christmas for vets
Donations brighten Christmas for vets
The Veterans Gift Shop is accepting donations through Nov. 10.
What’s Happening
What’s Happening

The deadline for What’s Happening items is 5 p.m. Friday. Call the Eagle, 541-575-0710, or email editor@bmeagle.com. For meetings this week, see our list in the classifieds.

Grant County Seniors
Senior news from our John Day, Prairie City and Monument correspondents.
Out of the Past
Out of the Past
Stories from 100 years of the Blue Mountain Eagle archives.
Pumpkin picking
Pumpkin picking

Events set for Halloween
Events set for Halloween

A variety of events are planned for Halloween in Grant County.

The John Day Elks Lodge is hosting three different events for different ages at the lodge, 140 NE Dayton St., John Day. Admission is $1 or donation of a can of food. The first is an...

What’s Happening

The deadline for What’s Happening items is 5 p.m. Friday. Call the Eagle, 541-575-0710, or email editor@bmeagle.com. For meetings this week, see our list in the classifieds.

Out of the Past
Out of the Past
Stories from 100 years of the Blue Mountain Eagle archives.

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Grant Union senior says Girls State is good preparation

Grant Union senior Reagan Shelley, who attended Girls State earlier this year, said she and the other girls kept busy and had little sleep, but...

FFA collects canned goods for local food bank
Grant Union FFA members collect 320 lbs. of food from community.
Grant Union hosts blood drive
Grant Union Students of the Month — October
Christmas on the Prairie set for Saturday

What's Happening

What’s Happening

The deadline for What’s Happening items is 5 p.m. Friday. Call the Eagle, 541-575-0710, or email editor@bmeagle.com. For meetings this...

What’s Happening

The deadline for What’s Happening items is 5 p.m. Friday. Call the Eagle, 541-575-0710, or email editor@bmeagle.com. For meetings this...

What’s Happening
What’s Happening
What’s Happening

Senior News

Grant County Seniors
Senior news from our John Day, Prairie City and Monument correspondents.
Grant County Seniors
Senior news from our John Day, Prairie City and Monument correspondents.
Grant County Seniors