JOHN DAY - The Grant County Fairgrounds has updated its "wish list" for donations to include structures, including mobile units that could serve as temporary offices. For a complete list of items, contact the fair office at (541) 575-1900 or stop by Kerrins Hall at 411 N.W. Bridge St.

Upcoming activities include:

• Oct. 11-12, Ranch Rodeo at Grant County Fairgrounds arena. Four-person teams entry fee, $400. Team doctoring, ranch horse class, mule roping; ranch bronc riding, team branding, horse roping, and a Calcutta. Buckles and cash awards. Admission is $4 for adults and kids under 10 are free, if in attendance with an adult.

• Oct. 18 - Farmer's market/craft sale and flea market at Trowbridge Pavilion. Call (541) 575-1900 to reserve an indoor or outside space.

Grant County Fair manager Carolyn Stout is seeking input for the 2004 Gun and Sports Show. Stout invites community members to share when the show is desired, hours of operation and which speakers and vendors are requested. Input can be mailed Grant County Fair at 411 N.W. Bridge St., John Day, OR 97845 or call (541) 575-1900.

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