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TumbleBooks Available at Cook Memorial Library

TumbleBooks Available at Cook Memorial Library

On March 15th, TumbleBooks, a world leader in online children’s book databases, announced that it is making its family of online libraries available for free to Cook Memorial Library until at least August 31, 2020. It's flagship product, TumbleBooklibrary...

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City of La Grande Media Announcement

City of La Grande Media Announcement

The health and well-being of our community members, employees, businesses, and partners are our top priority. As part of our preparedness efforts, the City of La Grande is adhering to guidance from health authorities with expertise and implementing measures in...

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EOU Moves Classes 100% Online for Spring Term

EOU Moves Classes 100% Online for Spring Term

A long-time leader in distance learning, Eastern Oregon University will move all on-campus classes to remote-access for spring term. The move comes out of an abundance of caution regarding the spread of COVID-19 in Oregon and around the world. “We are taking these...

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COVID19 Info to Businesses & Individuals

COVID19 Info to Businesses & Individuals

Message to Our Businesses We are working on your behalf in our community while working with officials during this COVID-19 pandemic. The goal for our Chamber is to ensure the information we share is accurate, informative and researched. The goal for our members and...

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COVID-19 Response and Social Distancing Measures

COVID-19 Response and Social Distancing Measures

Eastern Oregon University shared new information and guidelines today that are focused on decreasing the transmission of COVID-19 on campus and in the community. EOU is open and plans to remain open and classes will continue this week as scheduled. Finals Week will...

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Encourage Sick Employees to Stay Home

Encourage Sick Employees to Stay Home

What advice is there for the workplace?   Encourage sick employees to stay home.  Health experts recommend that employees with symptoms of acute respiratory illness stay home. Employees should not come to work if they have: Fever (100.4° F [38° C] or greater using an...

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Banner Bank Track Unveiled at EOU

Banner Bank Track Unveiled at EOU

Eastern Oregon University celebrates a long-term partnership with Banner Bank at an official ribbon-cutting ceremony for the newly named Banner Bank Track. EOU coaches and student-athletes will join Banner Bank leaders to open the new track. Photo and interview...

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NEOEDD Seeks Civic Project

NEOEDD Seeks Civic Project

It’s time to submit projects for the Northeast Oregon Economic Development District’s (NEOEDD) Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS). Economic- and community-development projects for Baker, Union and Wallowa counties should be submitted by city and county...

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La Grande Main Street Downtown – Hot Topics

La Grande Main Street Downtown – Hot Topics

La Grande Main Street Downtown’s Business Development Committee’s Hot Topics are short, pertinent topics on downtown-related themes.  This month, join us for an interactive presentation on: Providing Excellent Customer Service. Our panel of presenters will provide you...

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