JOHN DAY – Downtown John Day was ablaze with Christmas cheer Saturday night as trucks decked with holiday lights rumbled through town.
The 2014 Timber Trucker Light Parade drew 27 entries – up four from last year’s lineup.
JOHN DAY – A competition is underway to design patches that will accompany a local student science experiment on a space mission next spring.
JJ Collier, Grant Union art teacher, said the contest is open to all students in Grant County.
LONG CREEK – Snow and ice loads on power lines caused several small outages in the Long Creek area over the weekend, according to Oregon Trail Electric Cooperative.
The largest affected 233 members in the Fox and Long Creek areas, from...
JOHN DAY – Two local food groups are changing their schedules this month due to the Christmas holiday.
The Grant County Food Bank, which is normally open the fourth Wednesday of the month, will instead be open the third Wednesday, Dec.
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“Secret Santas” are desperately needed, with several gift tags still available through the Tree of Giving, at three locations: Prairie City City Hall, and in...
JOHN DAY – The Malheur National Forest’s 2015 personal use firewood and post and pole permits will go on sale starting Jan. 12.
The permits are good to Dec. 31, 2015.
Post and pole permits are available for harvesting post...
JOHN DAY – December Spay Dayz has begun.
New Hope for Eastern Oregon Animals-Grant County is sponsoring a program through its new Alley’s Fund to provide assistance for county residents to spay and neuter their cats and older...
JOHN DAY – A proposal from Grant Union Junior-Senior High School has been picked as one of five Oregon finalists in Samsung’s Solve for Tomorrow contest.
The competition challenges teachers and students to address problems in their...
The Blue Mountain Eagle is holding a food drive now through noon Wednesday, Dec. 17, to help local food programs. Just bring your food or monetary donations to the Eagle office during office hours – 8 a.m-5 p.m. Monday-Friday – or call...