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‘Happy Birthday to you’ — John Day resident turns 100 years ‘young’
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‘Happy Birthday to you’ — John Day resident turns 100 years ‘young’
Tuesday, March 28, is ‘Bernice McPheeters Burdick Day’ as she celebrates the 100 year mark.

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New bike rule at Seventh Street path
Grant Union junior selected for D.C. trip
Grant Union junior selected for D.C. trip

Grant Union junior Annie Wall will pack her bags in June for an all-expenses-paid trip to Washington, D.C., courtesy of Oregon Trail Electric Co-op.

Wall will join three other Eastern Oregon high school students for the opportunity to represent...

CASA raises pot of gold
CASA raises pot of gold

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From the Pulpit: Plans

It’s interesting to watch people and their actions and activities, as you see so many varied things take place. As I watch others, I realize that I too fall into many of the same patterns that they do. We are taught to plan our futures,...

Out of the Past
Out of the Past
Stories from 100 years of the Blue Mountain Eagle archives.
AG DAY: Young family enjoys ranching lifestyle
AG DAY: Young family enjoys ranching lifestyle
Dayville couple says ranch life teaches their children important lessons.
Election vacancies remain before Thursday deadline
Election vacancies remain before Thursday deadline
Prairie City School District position the only contested race as of Tuesday afternoon.
Former John Day resident pens books about St. Patrick
Former John Day resident pens books about St. Patrick
Carrie Neely authors books on the life of St. Patrick, separating fact from fiction.
100th birthday: Bernice Burdick
100th birthday: Bernice Burdick

Rodeo royalty attend coronation
Rodeo royalty attend coronation

Prairie City School students of the month — February
Prairie City School students of the month — February

Prairie City School has announced its students of the month for February.

Nate Barber nominated senior Sarah Ennis. He said Ennis is a great student to have in class.

“She is very polite to the teachers and to her...

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Out of the Past
Out of the Past
Stories from 100 years of the Blue Mountain Eagle archives.
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Senior news from our John Day, Prairie City and Monument correspondents.
Grant Union art student receives recognition
Grant Union art student receives recognition

Grant Union Junior-Senior High School sophomore Anastasiya Hozhenko received recognition for her colored pencil drawing “The Glass Red Pepper” at a regional high school art competition.

Her art, along with work from six of her...

Beautiful prison: Life on a remote Hawaiian leper colony
Beautiful prison: Life on a remote Hawaiian leper colony
Nine patients remain at remote Molokai leper colony
Local artist, international businesswoman
Local artist, international businesswoman
John Day painter uses social media to attract a broad audience.
Educational entertainment
Educational entertainment

Out of the Past
Out of the Past
Stories from 100 years of the Blue Mountain Eagle archives.
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Grant County Seniors
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Prairie City kids celebrate Dr. Seuss Day
Prairie City kids celebrate Dr. Seuss Day
Teachers and staff incorporate fun themes with learning for Dr. Seuss Day and the 100th Day of School.
Birth — Lent
Birth — Lent

A boy, Waylon Blake Lent, 7 lbs., 14 oz., 21 inches in length, was born to parents Tahnee Helms and Garrett Lent of Prairie City at 6:27 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 23. Grandparents are Jennifer Taynton, Bobb Breck, Larry Lent and Carrol Titus.

New recruit on the beat in John Day
New recruit on the beat in John Day
Oregon State Police recruit Ben Stinnett is one of the newest graduates of the academy in Salem.
Birth — Thompson
Birth — Thompson

A girl, Sloane Elizabeth Thompson, 6 lbs., 8 oz., was born to parents, Stephaine and Trey Thompson of Eugene, Tuesday, Jan. 31, at PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center at Riverbend in Springfield. Grandparents are Jimmy and Brenda Randall of Mt.

A penny saves
A penny saves

‘Young Sherlock’ mystery delights audience
‘Young Sherlock’ mystery delights audience
Grant Union actors present mystery on school stage.
Birth — Schmadeka
Birth — Schmadeka

A girl, Everleigh Ann Schmadeka, 8 lbs., 5 oz., 21 inches in length, was born to parents, Taylor and Tiffnie Schmadeka of Dayville at 8:25 a.m. Feb. 22 at Blue Mountain Hospital in John Day. Everleigh joins 2-year-old sibling, Grayson. Grandparents...

Engagement — Keffer-Jones
Engagement — Keffer-Jones

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‘Happy Birthday to you’ — John Day resident turns 100 years ‘young’
Tuesday, March 28, is ‘Bernice McPheeters Burdick Day’ as she celebrates the 100 year mark.
Scientific discoveries shared at Grant Union Science Fair
Field of 13 Grant Union students explain their scientific process to judges.
Humbolt third through fifth graders win regional Battle of the Books
Music in the air at Grant Union
New bike rule at Seventh Street path

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Senior news from our John Day, Prairie City and Monument correspondents.
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