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A heart for foster kids
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A heart for foster kids
Local teen helps children in foster care with Comfort for Kids project.

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Kids are all aboard for fun
Kids are all aboard for fun

Youths were in the express lane for exciting, yet educational, activities during the March 26-30 “Kids Passport to Fun” event.

The spring break activity included tours of three museums — Kam Wah Chung & Co., Ranch and...

86 participants ‘hop to it’ in Dayville
86 participants ‘hop to it’ in Dayville

Dayville’s fifth annual Bunny Hop 5K Walk and Run had the biggest turnout yet on Saturday, with 86 participants lacing up, along with the Easter Bunny, for the event.

Organized by Emma Winkelman, the Bunny Hop was made special this year...

Grant Union student recognized for range presentation in Nevada
Grant Union student recognized for range presentation in Nevada

Grant Union High School senior Maggie Justice was ranked fifth for her presentation “Save the Bird, Save the Rancher,” given in February at the 2018 Society for Range Management’s High School Youth Forum in Reno,...

Students share ways to promote Americanism
Students share ways to promote Americanism
Annual contest draws 227 entries.
Juniper Arts awards Oregon Cultural Trust grants
Juniper Arts awards Oregon Cultural Trust grants

The Juniper Arts Council/Grant County Cultural Coalition awarded four Oregon Cultural Trust grants to local organizations to promote arts and art education.

Juniper Arts Council president/secretary Kris Beal of Mt. Vernon welcomed a group of 12...

Grant Union Students of the Month — February
Grant Union Students of the Month — February

Prepare to be ‘Amazed’ by fair headliner, Lonestar
Prepare to be ‘Amazed’ by fair headliner, Lonestar

Fairgrounds manager Mindy Winegar announced the country music band Lonestar will be this year’s Grant County Fair headline entertainment, playing Friday, Aug. 17, in John Day.

She said that with the great entertainment lined up,...

10-year-old receives letter from president after sending Trump duct tape wallet
10-year-old receives letter from president after sending Trump duct tape wallet
Trump’s praise sparks young entrepreneur’s spirit

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