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Food bank will distribute one week early in December
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Food bank will distribute one week early in December
Grant County Food Bank will have distribution day one week early in December.

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Walden to chair House Energy and Commerce Committee
Walden to chair House Energy and Commerce Committee
As the oldest standing legislative committee in the U.S. House, the Energy and Commerce Committee has broad jurisdiction.
Mt. Vernon collecting food donations for annual baskets
Fire department accepting donations for food baskets.
John Day Post Office extends hours for holiday season
Dec. 1-23, the business will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and additionally from 1-3 p.m. on the first three Saturdays, Dec. 3, Dec. 10 and Dec. 17.
Motorist dies in crash near Ritter Tuesday
Motorist dies in crash near Ritter Tuesday
A single vehicle rollover killed one on Tuesday.
Off-leash dog kills another in John Day
Off-leash dog kills another in John Day
County records 35 aggressive dog incidents since July 2015.
Flat Project scoping proposal released for public comment
Flat Project scoping proposal released for public comment
Flat Project 30-day scoping period begins Dec. 7.
Carrie Young Memorial raises thousands for seniors
Carrie Young Memorial raises thousands for seniors
Proceeds increase 30 percent this year to $24,000.
Farmer’s Fate: Mutual understandings in marriage
Walker discusses the importance of perspective in a marriage.
Cops & Courts
Here's a look at this week's local law enforcement logs.
Grant County Meetings
Meetings in Grant County this week.
Winter weather causes closures on Interstate 84 westbound
Winter conditions and dense fog close part of Interstate 84.
Anthony Lakes opens Saturday
Anthony Lakes opens Saturday
The mountain will open to the public on Saturday.
The Oregonian seeks $78,000 in attorney fees from Sheriff Palmer
The Oregonian seeks $78,000 in attorney fees from Sheriff Palmer
News agency says public records lawsuit led to disclosure of previously withheld documents.
Police make arrests after incident involving stolen cars and machete
Two arrests were made in Ritter following a 911 call of an assault.
Owners prepare Grant County’s first medical marijuana dispensary
Owners prepare Grant County’s first medical marijuana dispensary
Medical marijuana facility on Wilderness Road will feature security measures.
DeWitt Museum added to endangered list
DeWitt Museum added to endangered list
The Old Sumpter Valley
High-speed chase, DUII arrests keep officers busy over holiday weekend
High-speed chase, DUII arrests keep officers busy over holiday weekend
Two arrested for drug possession and attempting to elude police officers.
Cops & Courts
Here's a look at this week's local law enforcement logs.
Prairie City Senior Thrift Store expands hours
Prairie City Senior Thrift Store expands hours for after-school Christmas shopping.
Grant County Meetings
Grant County meetings.
New hospital CEO sees ‘opportunity and potential’
New hospital CEO sees ‘opportunity and potential’
New Blue Mountain Hospital CEO Derek Daly says public relations are critical to success.
Public Forest Commission members continue to urge appeal of nullification
Public Forest Commission members continue to urge appeal of nullification
Fair Office Manager Mindy Winegar to replace retiring Fair Manager Mary Weaver.
BEO Bancorp announces 75 cent per share dividend
BEO Bancorp announces $0.75 per share dividend for 2016.
Federal board denies county’s proposed geographic names
Federal board denies county’s proposed geographic names
Wiwaanaytt creek and meadow near Grant-Baker county line will remain.
The science of sex offenders
The science of sex offenders
Presentation provides tools to prevent child predators.
From New York to Grant County
From New York to Grant County
New public defender surprised by genuinely friendly community.
In election’s aftermath, urban-rural divide has never seemed wider
In election’s aftermath, urban-rural divide has never seemed wider
The divide between urban and rural appears wider than ever after the bitter presidential campaign and election, but some still believe they can bridge the gap.
Bulk of fundraising begins for new county library
Bulk of fundraising begins for new county library
Grant County can look forward to a new library.
Grant County Meetings
Grant County meetings.
I-84 variable speed signs fully active
I-84 variable speed signs fully active
Variable speed sign on I-84 between La Grande and Baker City now activated.

Local News

Food bank will distribute one week early in December
Grant County Food Bank will have distribution day one week early in December.
Grant County Court: Attorney upset client housed out of county instead of Juniper Ridge
Grant County Court roundup: Dec. 7, 2016.
Marijuana is legal, but driving intoxicated is not
John Day warmer, drier than normal in November
Walden to chair House Energy and Commerce Committee

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BEO Bancorp announces 75 cent per share dividend
BEO Bancorp announces $0.75 per share dividend for 2016.
John Day gets a lift with new taxi service
John Day Taxi will provide rides from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.

County Minutes

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Grant County Court minutes.