Quick Takes: July 5, 2017

Oregon Trail

Month full of programs at Oregon Trail center BAKER CITY — The Bureau of Land Management is hosting several special interpretive programs throughout July for visitors at the National Historic Oregon Trail Interpretive Center – providing lots of opportunities for visitors and families to enjoy the outdoors and learn about the old west during summer vacations. On July 14 and 15, […]

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An explosive celebration: Fourth of July in Northeast Oregon


Whether you prefer to savor great tastes, enjoy live music or watch fireworks light up the sky, Northeast Oregon’s Independence Day activities have something for everyone. Union County Union County has one major hub for Independence Day celebrations, which is Eastern Oregon University’s Community Stadium in La Grande. La Grande The phrase “community event” applies to the La Grande festivities […]

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All about movement: Joseph galleries participate in Art Walk

joseph art walk

JOSEPH — The people wandering from gallery to gallery throughout downtown Joseph won’t be the only ones who create movement at the upcoming Joseph Gallery Art Walk. One of the featured artists, Leslie Rankin, has depicted movement in her glass pieces, which will be on display at Stewart Jones Designs gallery. Rankin’s creations are colorful glass monolyths that call to […]

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Maroon 5 contest: Part 2


Due to an unexpectedly low response, the Go! staff has tweaked its original plan for the Maroon 5 ticket contest. The scavenger hunt portion of the contest is complete, and the remaining contestants will be asked to demonstrate why they are Maroon 5’s biggest fan. The public will then be asked to vote for the winning video or photo to determine which contestant wins […]

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LEGOs as art


The narrow-gauge locomotive chugs along the track, its moving parts articulate enough to make the curves. The engine is modeled after a real one on the Sumpter Valley Railroad, with one major difference. This engine is made out of LEGO pieces. The model, which is currently pushed along from behind by a motor, is the creation of La Grande resident […]

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