Angel Carpenter

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Track event takes two athletes across the globe

- Local athletes travel overseas for track and field event.

Safety first: students hone firearm-handling skills

- Hunters education students learn the importance of firearm safety.

Amy Black is back at hoops

- Amy Black plays in All-Star Tourney with plans to continue basketball path.

JD Swim Team captures first at home meet

- The local Sea Dragons gain first place at John Day Swim Invitational.

Fossil Beds journey takes visitors to Cenozoic Era

- Take in world-reknown fossil displays and scenic drives and hikes at the John Day Fossil Beds National Monument – Sheep Rock Unit.
This, and more feature stories, are in the 2015 Journey.

Geocaching 101: On the hunt for fun

- A family see new sights with geocaching phone app.

Big trip to Philly planned for students

- Middle schoolers make plans for a big trip.

Program gives youth artistic outlet

- Youth Arts Program students present grand finale performance.

Special Olympians compete with heart at Summer Games

- Special Olympians compete at Newberg Summer State Games.

Sea Dragons swim to second

- The John Day Sea Dragons take second in Burns.

Fossil Beds celebrates 40 years

- The John Day Fossil Beds National Monument holds birthday events, celebrating 40 years.

Dayville Dash, smoky, but fun

- Here are more results from Dayville's Fourth of July weekend celebration.

Triangle Oil disputes DEQ findings

- DEQ, Triangle Oil are at odds when it comes to results of investigation so far

Rounding up fun at the Cinnabar Playdays

- Cinnabar rodeo competitors rope in fun.

CRUNCH TIME - Derby drivers put on aggressive show

- Whiskey Gulch Gang's demolition derby wows the crowd.

Tucker Wright bulldogs at CNFR

- Tucker Wright bulldogs to seventh in the nation at the CNFR.

Derby dad gets Wildcat ready to ride

- Demolition driver Wayne Saul makes final preparations for Saturday's big event.

Forest Service gets earful from county residents

- Malheur National Forest officials hold listening meeting in John Day regarding forest access.

Ready, set, go! Grant County Fair and Rodeo is around the corner

- Get ready for the Grant County Fair and Rodeo, Aug. 5-8.

Sea Dragons shave time in Lakeview

- The Sea Dragons take on the Lakeview Swim Meet.

New CEO leads at Blue Mountain Hospital

- New CEO Randall Mee takes the helm at Blue Mountain Hospital.

‘Grand Ol’ Flag’ waves in Prairie

- Prairie City holds 'grand' Fourth of July celebration.

Lampton sentenced to 30 years

- Bobby Wayne Lampton is sentenced to 30 years for sex crimes against a child.

Dayville has fun Fourth, despite smoke

- Revelers find fun at the Fourth of July celebration in Dayville.

Old banknote worth a pretty penny

- Old Prairie City bank note is up for auction.

Junior golfers give their best shot

- A six-day junior golf camp teaches lessons in the basics.

Softball all-stars earn state berth

- Grant County won District 3 Little League softball championship on Tuesday.

Wyden town hall draws comments, criticisms

- Senator Ron Wyden makes stop at Grant County Regional Airport.

Sea Dragons splash into season

- The John Day Sea Dragons start swimming season.

Vapor answers still in the air

- The DEQ's vapors investigation continues in southwest John Day.

Lampton sentenced to 30 years

- District attorney says justice was served against sex offender.

Golf scramblers highlight fun in CASA fundraiser

- Golf scramble raises record amount for children served by CASA.

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- Two Grant Union players named to All-Oregon softball teams.

Special Olympians find joy in competing

- Special Olympians have fun competing at Regional Summer Games.

Meeting for bighorn sheep, Rocky Mountain goat hunters set for July 18 in The Dalles

- Bighorn sheep hunters and others invited to a meeting in The Dalles.

DEQ continues vapor investigation

- The Department of Environmental Quality continues investigation.

Local talent displayed ‘al fresco’

- Outdoor art show adds color in downtown John Day.

Stewart Scholarship applications due July 1

- Stewart Scholarship offers more higher ed funding than the previous years.

GW Clark bulldogs with state’s best

- GW Clark shows bulldogging skills at State Finals.

Got health?

- Health conscious visit growing annual Grant County Health Fair.

A day for Family Fun

- Young and old flock to the John Day City Park for popular family event.

New PCS super leads school July 1

- Prairie City School's new superintendent/principal begins full time on July 1.

Track athlete prepares for Junior Olympics

- Monument's Sophia Pettit qualifies for Junior Olympics.

Sun shines on Cruise-In

- A shiny show at the Elks Lodge draws fans of classic vehicles.

JD area welcomes BMW rally riders

- BMW riders enjoy the sights as they wheel in to John Day for Chief Joseph Rally.

JD Farmers Market blooms

- A big crowd enjoys opening day at the local farmers market.

Youth golf starts June 23

- Youth can learn the ins and outs of golf with coach Ron Lundbom's Junior Golf lessons.

Geocachers set coordinates for Grant County

- Geocachers set out to explore Grant County in this year's Geocoin Challenge.

Cowboys ride high at bull riding tour

- Challenge of Champions bull riders show talent, entertaining a Grant County Fairgrounds audience.

JD Rural Fire extinguishes Sunday blaze

- Fire chief warns residents to use caution when burning.