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Quilters display colors, patterns, memories
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Quilters display colors, patterns, memories

Visitors from near and far admired the workmanship shown in 101 quilts on display in John Day at the 17th annual Grant County Quilt Show.

The exhibition is presented by the Grant County Piecemakers Quilting Guild with a lot of volunteer help,...

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Mt. Vernon goat gives birth to five kids
Mt. Vernon goat gives birth to five kids

Mt. Vernon residents Gregg and Betty Starr are retired and have grown children, but they also have 11 “kids” at home — baby goats, that is.

One of their adult female Boer goats, named Blondie, recently gave the Starrs a...

Dayville students make waves at Coast and Capitol
Dayville students make waves at Coast and Capitol

It was a time of learning mixed with fun for seven Dayville High School students who traveled April 24 through 25 to the Oregon Coast and the State Capitol.

The first stop for the teachers and students was in Newport at the Oregon Coast Aquarium...

Grant County spelling whizzes compete
Grant County spelling whizzes compete

Spellers from all corners of the county competed at this year’s Grant Education Service District County Spelling Contest held Thursday, April 27, at the John Day Elks Lodge No. 1824.

There were 45 students from the five Grant County...

Grant Union clarinetist places 5th at state
Grant Union clarinetist places 5th at state

Poppy Days are May 18-20
Poppy Days are May 18-20

National Poppy Day is Friday, May 26, and the red American Legion Auxiliary paper poppies will be available by donation locally Thursday through Saturday, May 18-20, at Chester’s Thriftway in John Day. The poppies are worn to honor the fallen...

County teens learn health, safety, positivity
County teens learn health, safety, positivity
Teens from five Grant County schools have fun while learning health lessons.
Grant Union Students of the Month — March
Grant Union Students of the Month — March

Figaro’s owner awards grants
Figaro’s owner awards grants

Local artists display talent
Local artists display talent

‘Music, Food of Love’
‘Music, Food of Love’

Three choirs, flute and string ensembles and a youth guitar group took center stage Friday evening at the United Methodist Church in John Day.

A crowd of about 60 attended the “Music, Food of Love” concert, presented by the Grant...

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