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Art winners brush the Fossil Beds landscape
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Art winners brush the Fossil Beds landscape
Two Grant County residents among Fossil Beds art contest winners.

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‘American Pickers’ coming to Oregon
The Amercian Pickers team is coming to Oregon, perhaps even Grant County
Fossil Shift Bike Shop all about customer service
Fossil Shift Bike Shop all about customer service
New John Day bicycle shop looks to continue service to cyclists
PC enforces ‘no wheels’ law
Prairie City enforces a longtime "no wheels" ordinance on Front Street sidewalks.
Cops & Courts
Here's a look at this week's local law enforcement logs.
Grant County Meetings
Here's a list of meetings in Grant County for the coming week.
Sheriff okay following hazmat incident
Sheriff okay following hazmat incident
Sheriff Glenn Palmer back on the job following hazmat incident on Monday
PC School board elected
The Prairie City School board held elections recently.
Big trip to Philly planned for students
Big trip to Philly planned for students
Middle schoolers make plans for a big trip.
Breaking News: Hazmat situation at Grant County Correctional Facility
Breaking News: Hazmat situation at Grant County Correctional Facility
Hazmat investigation is ongoing at the Grant County Correctional Facility in Canyon City.
Work forces temporary road closure
Radio tower replacement forces temporary forest road closure near Dixie Butte.
John Day fire hall construction to start soon
John Day fire hall construction to start soon

With $1.2 million in taxpayer dollars to work with, an amount approved by voters in the May 2014 primary election, the John Day city and rural fire protection departments are moving forward on their shared fire hall.

According to John Day city...

Program gives youth artistic outlet
Program gives youth artistic outlet
Youth Arts Program students present grand finale performance.
Special Olympians compete with heart at Summer Games
Special Olympians compete with heart at Summer Games
Special Olympians compete at Newberg Summer State Games.
Fossil Beds celebrates 40 years
Fossil Beds celebrates 40 years
The John Day Fossil Beds National Monument holds birthday events, celebrating 40 years.
Triangle Oil disputes DEQ findings
DEQ, Triangle Oil are at odds when it comes to results of investigation so far
Grant County Meetings

ONGOING

Grant County Library is open 1-5 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday; 10 a.m.-noon and 1-7 p.m. Tuesday; and 7-9 p.m. Thursday. The library is located at 507 S. Canyon Blvd., John Day.

Canyon Mountain Center...

Cops & Courts
Here's a look at this week's local law enforcement logs.
A new career? She nailed it!
A new career? She nailed it!

JOHN DAY – Graduation day is a proud occasion for any student.

Karla Andrew’s completion of the nail technology program at Eastern Oregon College of Industries and Arts LLC in John Day is not only a proud time for her, but a...

West Fork Fire area closure implemented

JOHN DAY – Forest Supervisor, Steve Beverlin, has implemented an area closure, effective immediately, for the West Fork Fire, which is located on the north slope of the Aldrich Mountain range within the old fire scar from the 2006 Shake Table...

Forest Service gets earful from county residents
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.
New CEO leads at Blue Mountain Hospital
New CEO leads at Blue Mountain Hospital
New CEO Randall Mee takes the helm at Blue Mountain Hospital.
Community voices Welcome to a smoke-free fair
The 2015 Grant County Fair will be a tobacco- and smoke-free event.
Something new is up – and down – at the courthouse
Something new is up – and down – at the courthouse

CANYON CITY – Something new is up – and down – at the Grant County Courthouse.

It’s taken more than a few years, but the courthouse finally has a working elevator.

The long process was completed on June 30,...

Culvert, bridge work causes road closures
Culvert and bridge work causes temporary road closures.
Grant County Meetings
Here's a list of meetings in Grant County for the coming week.
Corner Creek Fire 60 percent contained
Corner Creek Fire now 60 percent contained.
Flash flood watch issued for Friday afternoon
The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch Friday afternoon and evening for several areas, including the John Day Basin.
Wet and cooler weather aids firefighters

Corner Creek Fire

The Corner Creek Fire remained at 28,766 acres. Wet and cooler weather allowed crews to continue strengthening the fire lines along the perimeter, but work was cut short on portions of the fire line due to lightning in the...

Clarification: Public comment on cycle campground set for Sept. meeting

The story, “Complaints pile up against proposed private campground,” in the July 1 Eagle issue, was not clear regarding when people would be able to testify.

The public will be able to testify for or against the proposed project in...

Local News

Art winners brush the Fossil Beds landscape
Two Grant County residents among Fossil Beds art contest winners.
PC enforces ‘no wheels’ law
Prairie City enforces a longtime "no wheels" ordinance on Front Street sidewalks.
Cops & Courts
PC School board elected
Big trip to Philly planned for students

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Ready, set, go! Grant County Fair and Rodeo is around the corner
Get ready for the Grant County Fair and Rodeo, Aug. 5-8.

Business

Fossil Shift Bike Shop all about customer service
New John Day bicycle shop looks to continue service to cyclists
A new career? She nailed it!

JOHN DAY – Graduation day is a proud occasion for any student.

Karla Andrew’s completion of the nail technology program at...

County Minutes

County Court minutes 07-22-15

IN THE COUNTY COURT OF THE STATE OF OREGON IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF GRANT

Access the County Court Agenda and approved Minutes on the...

County Court minutes 07-15-15

IN THE COUNTY COURT OF THE STATE OF OREGON IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF GRANT

Access the County Court Agenda and approved Minutes on the...

County Court minutes 7-8-15