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Call to artists for 2019 Crossroads exhibition BAKER CITY — Crossroads Carnegie Art Center is seeking proposals for the 2019 Featured Artist Exhibition Program in the Main Gallery. The center is seeking quality art by emerging, mid-career and established artists from the local Eastern Oregon region and larger Pacific Northwest region. “We strive to show a broad and diverse range […]

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All aboard for brunch with Mom


ELGIN — May 14 is Mother’s Day and the traditional opening day for the Eagle Cap Excursion Train’s season. The Mother’s Day brunch ride gives passengers a chance to celebrate the holiday while enjoying the beautiful spring scenery along the Grande Ronde and Wallowa rivers. The Mother’s Day trip features brunch, which is prepared by Ten Depot Street and served […]

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Excursion season opens with brunch

The excursion train season starts Mother's Day.

Registration is now available for the first event of the Eagle Cap Excursion Train. The season is kicking off with a Mother’s Day Brunch, which will include eggs, meat entree items, pastries, fruit and beverages. Chuckwagon Sisters Catering will cater. Marketing Coordinator Janet Dodson said the four-hour ride would be perfect for a Mother’s Day outing. “People start talking to […]

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Train offers 2 rail adventures this week

Photo courtesy Bill Maltby
The Grande Ronde and Wallowa River scenery and the joy of rumbling along the rails are the main attractions.

Submitted to Go! magazine This week’s rides on the Eagle Cap Excursion Train offer food that should appeal to country “kids” of all ages. Choose an evening dinner ride or a picnic lunch with Tropical Swilrz frozen yogurt for dessert. Both meals include locally grown produce. As always, the Grande Ronde and Wallowa River scenery and the joy of rumbling […]

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