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New Prairie City celebration honors Western lifestyle
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New Prairie City celebration honors Western lifestyle
National Day of the Cowboy celebration July 28 includes games for kids and adults, a barbecue and concert in Prairie City.

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Peruvian visitor shares ancient healing traditions
Peruvian visitor shares ancient healing traditions
‘Love, work and service are very, very important.’
Stars and Stripes for Dayville!
Stars and Stripes for Dayville!
Best of Parade: Falsely Framed with Ron, Patti and Chloe (dog) LeBlanc.
Celebrating the Fourth in Monument
Celebrating the Fourth in Monument

The Monument Fourth of July Jubilee had a schedule full of activities starting with a biscuit and gravy breakfast and ending with a fireworks show over the river.

Sahara Hyder organized the 4-H Color Run 5K, with 27 runners taking a route on...

Monetary gift graces Monument Senior Center
Monetary gift graces Monument Senior Center
Volunteers make the difference for town’s hub.
Graduating without middle school
Graduating without middle school
School staff and students comment on school blending which occurred six years ago.
Farmers market kicks off season with new manager
Farmers market kicks off season with new manager
Anna Stargel, new manager, is looking forward to increasing momentum at the local farmers market.
Grand marshals honored at three Fourth of July parades
Grand marshals honored at three Fourth of July parades
Mary MacArthur, Judy Harris and Dean Hicks will represent their hometowns at Fourth of July parades.
Summer Fest brings music to John Day city park
Summer Fest brings music to John Day city park

Well over 100 people turned out for Summer Fest 2018 Saturday at the John Day city park.

The evening featured food and drinks and music by the La Grande-based band Wasteland Kings.

John Day-Canyon City Parks & Recreation Department...

Small towns make big plans for Fourth of July
Small towns make big plans for Fourth of July

Four of Grant County’s small towns are gearing up for grand Fourth of July celebrations.

The fun includes parades, games, a car show, food and fireworks — the only trouble will be choosing which festivities to...

Jones closes 32-year chapter at Grant School District
Jones closes 32-year chapter at Grant School District
Jones: ‘I want to thank all my students for the joy they brought into my life.’
Outgoing Humbolt principal: ‘Students can achieve their biggest dreams’
Outgoing Humbolt principal: ‘Students can achieve their biggest dreams’
Outgoing principal reflects on 20 years with district.
Cars for a Cause event shines at fairgrounds
Cars for a Cause event shines at fairgrounds

Old and new vehicles were gleaming during the “Cars for a Cause” show Saturday at the Grant County Fairgrounds in John Day.

McKeely Miller, who will be a Grant Union senior this fall, organized the event to fulfill her senior...

Stewart Scholarship available for Grant County students
Applications for the Stewart Scholarship are due July 1.
Kids Free Fishing Day enjoyed by 43 youths
Kids Free Fishing Day enjoyed by 43 youths

Youths held out for the big one at the June 2 Kids Free Fishing Day at McHaley Pond east of Prairie City.

A total of 43 kids fished and visited a variety of educational stations, including an aquatic macroinvertebrate identification station,...

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