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Family game nights continue this Friday, Feb. 27, in Prairie City.

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Youth tour delegates picked

Two Grant County teens have been chosen to attend the 2015 Rural Electric Youth Tour in Washington, D.C., in June.

Columbia Power Co-op selected Maya Thomas, a Monument School student, as a delegate to the conference.

Oregon Trail Electric...

Grant County seniors
Senior correspondents report on activities in Monument, Prairie City and John Day.
Student art
Student art

Lake Creek fundraiser coming up in John Day
Sign-ups are due March 10 for the Lake Creek Youth Camp fundraiser coming up March 21 at the Grant County Fairgrounds.
Honor Roll

Grade 12

Marta Faulkner

Ben Joslin

Jennifer McCloskey

Mariah Meyerholz

Grade 12

Dawson Quinton

Katie Shockley

Grade 9

Kori Pentzer

Annie Wall

Grade 8

McKeely Miller

Grade...

Grant County Meetings
Here's a list of meetings in Grant County for the coming week.
Time to get dirty
Saturday work parties have begun at the John Day Community Garden, in preparation for the 2015 season.
What’s Happening
Check out What's Happening for upcoming events in Grant County.
Student art
Student art

Jayne Adam Thompson
Jayne Adam Thompson

James Brian and Jennifer Laurie Thompson of Canyon City announce the birth of their son, Jayne Adam Thompson at 9:21 p.m. Dec. 30, at Blue Mountain Hospital in John Day. He weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces, and was 21 inches long.

Grandparents are...

Grant County Meetings
Here's a list of meetings in Grant County for the coming week.
Annie Mae Marion Kraft
Annie Mae Marion Kraft

Brian and Spring Kraft of Fillmore, Calif., announce the birth of their daughter, Annie Mae Marion Kraft, at 9:21 a.m. Monday, Feb. 2, at home. She weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 21 inches long. She joins five brothers: Gregory, 14-1/2, Adam, 11,...

Students of the month Long Creek School
Students of the month Long Creek School
Long Creek School announces its students of the month for October, November, December and January.
Center holds volunteer social

BAKER CITY – Trail Tenders Inc. will hold a volunteer social at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 17, at the National Historic Oregon Trail Interpretive Center in Baker City.

People interested in volunteers are invited to come and bring a friend. The...

Legion dinner honors trio of volunteers in John Day
The Ellis Tracy Unit will honor three longtime members who have contributed in many way.
Capital visit
Capital visit

DAR to meet
The Lone Pine Tree Chapter of the DAR will meet Feb. 13 in La Grande.
Grant County Meetings
Here's a list of meetings in Grant County for the coming week.
Grant County Seniors

JOHN DAY – Before I get into the news I would like to give a great big heartfelt thank you to Ron Dowse for covering the news for me the last two weeks. Thanks to him I got to go out of town and visit with several of my children and...

What’s Happening
Check out What's Happening for upcoming events in Grant County.
Love blooms on wall
Love blooms on wall
Pink and red hearts are professing love in a special display at Station 62 in Canyon City, a fundrraiser for New Hope for Eastern Oregon Animals.
Students of the Month – DecemberGrant Union Junior-Senior High School
Students of the Month – DecemberGrant Union Junior-Senior High School
Grant Union Junior-Senior High School has named its students of the month for December.
Who’s ready to hula?
Who’s ready to hula?
This year's daddy-daughter dance takes on a luau theme.
Student art
Student art

Grant County seniors
Grant County senior correspondents report on activities in John Day, Prairie City and Monument.
Blake Dawson Montague
Blake Dawson Montague

Courtney Skeen and Bryan Montague of Mt. Vernon announce the birth of their son, Blake Dawson Montague, at 6:45 p.m. Dec. 27, at Blue Mountain Hospital in John Day. He weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces, and was 20-1/4 inches long.

Grandparents are...

On patrol in the outdoors
On patrol in the outdoors
The Oregon State Police John Day Outpost has two new game wardens.
Monument has a new mayor
Monument has a new mayor
Jamie Schafer is sworn in as Monument's new mayor.
Grant County Meetings
Here's a list of meetings in Grant County for the coming week.
Exhibit opens at Trail Center
Interactive exhibit opens to kick off Presidents Day weekend at the Trail Center.

Celebrations

Jayne Adam Thompson

James Brian and Jennifer Laurie Thompson of Canyon City announce the birth of their son, Jayne Adam Thompson at 9:21 p.m. Dec. 30, at Blue...

Annie Mae Marion Kraft

Brian and Spring Kraft of Fillmore, Calif., announce the birth of their daughter, Annie Mae Marion Kraft, at 9:21 a.m. Monday, Feb. 2, at home.

Blake Dawson Montague

People

Luau dance is a hit
This year's Daddy-Daughter Dance drew a huge crowd of couples from throughout Grant County.
Students of the monthJanuary – Grant Union Junior-Senior High School

Student art
Honor Roll
Student art

What's Happening

Family game nights continue
Family game nights continue this Friday, Feb. 27, in Prairie City.
Grant County Library plans pie, cake event
The Grant County Library is holding a pie auction fundraiser on March 7.
Lake Creek fundraiser coming up in John Day
Grant County Meetings
Time to get dirty

Senior News

Grant County seniors
Senior correspondents report on activities in Monument, Prairie City and John Day.
Grant County Seniors

JOHN DAY – Before I get into the news I would like to give a great big heartfelt thank you to Ron Dowse for covering the news for me the...

Grant County seniors

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