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Photos from five local Easter egg hunts
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Photos from five local Easter egg hunts

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Two Monument students to attend speech state championships
Two Monument students to attend speech state championships

Two Monument High School students will compete at the April 20-22 OSAA Speech State Championships at Western Oregon University in Monmouth.

Successfully defending the district title she earned last year, Monument senior Brittani Hays was a...

New Elks Lodge officers installed
New Elks Lodge officers installed

The John Day Elks Lodge No. 1824 installed officers on Saturday, April 1, for the 2017-2018 fraternal year.

Installing officers were Tom Winters, Carl Lino, Garth Leighton, Marvin Rynearson, Gary Miller and Angie Jones.

New officers for...

Egg hunts, activities galore for kids
Egg hunts, activities galore for kids

Kids will hop to it at several Easter egg hunts and activities held locally this week.

Events are planned throughout the county with egg coloring Friday and a variety of egg hunts Saturday:

• John Day Fire Department: An...

Horse-powered: Restoring history, one wagon wheel at a time
Horse-powered: Restoring history, one wagon wheel at a time
Horse-drawn wagons hearken to a slower era, but the nostalgia industry creating the old-fashioned vehicles has itself been slowing down.
Grant Union Students of the Month — February
Grant Union Students of the Month — February

St. Patrick’s Day CASA benefit most successful to date
A benefit dinner and auction supports the local Court Appointed Special Advocates program.
New officer on the streets
New officer on the streets
Martin splits time between dispatch and patrols
Guardians of freedom
Guardians of freedom
Americanism essay contest winners focus on being guardians of America’s freedom.