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  1. Progress on Dayville-area fires ahead of hot holiday weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Local TV Station KTVZ

    A still-growing army of about 350 firefighters working in hot temperatures have brought the Sugarloaf Fire north of Dayville to 40 percent containment. But with several other fires still burning in the area, officials are watching for new smoke plumes and pleading with residents and visitors to be extremely careful with fire as the holiday weekend approaches.

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  2. Historic homes topic at Genealogy meetingRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2015 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    The monthly meeting of the Franklin County Genealogy Society will be Monday, April 20. The program will focus on historic homes in Mount Vernon and Franklin County and the families that either built or lived in them.

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  3. Chaney to speak at Genealogy meetingRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2015 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    ... of the Franklin County Genealogy Society. Mrs. Chaney is the owner of The Frame Up and Fine Arts Gallery in Mount Vernon. Her topic will be Preservation vs. Conservation. The group will meet at the genealogy research library on Main Street at 7 p.m. ...

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  4. Mt. Vernon class of 1965 to host 50th reunionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Daily Reporter

    The Mt. Vernon class of 1965 will host their 50th reunion from 7 to 11a p.m. May 1 at the Creative Arts Center, 2 W. Main St., Greenfield.

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  5. ObituariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Clearwater Tribune

    Gordon was born in Tillamook, OR on June 10, 1925, to Raymond Lee and Evelyn Beryl Thiessen. Gordon attended school in Mount Vernon, OR, which was over five miles from the family homestead, where he learned how to farm, raise animals, and be self-sufficient.

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  6. Bigony watercolors exhibited at Frame UpRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    An exhibit of work by award winning artist Ron Bigony is now on display at the Frame Up Fine Arts Gallery at 204 W. Main St. in Mount Vernon.

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  7. Field closing on on 4th straight world, NFR titlesRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... Branquinho also stands to claim a $48,732 bonus if he holds on to first after all 10 rounds. Trevor Knowles of Mount Vernon, Oregon, is second in the world standings with $134,406 after placing third in 3.8. Dakota Eldridge of Elko, Nevada, won ...

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  8. Lesbian slurs used by Grant County staff to describe job applicant, 2 federal lawsuits claimRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | The Oregonian

    A Mount Vernon woman is suing Grant County and its director of community corrections, claiming she was called a "bad lesbian," among other derogatory terms, by staff members while under consideration for a job in 2013 and was eventually passed over because of her sexual orientation. Terry Hanson, 54, contends county staff discriminated against her and violated her civil rights.

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  9. Photo: Steer wrestler Trevor Knowles from Mount Vernon, ORead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Steer wrestler Trevor Knowles from Mount Vernon, Ore., gets ahead of his steer during the 56th Wrangler National Finals Rodeo at the Thomas & Mack Center on Tuesday, December 9, 2014.

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  10. Guy grabs top spot in NFR steer wrestlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Amarillo.com

    ... for second place in 3.7 with four-time world champion Luke Branquinho of Los Alamos, Cal. Trevor Knowles of Mount Vernon, Ore., entered the NFR first in the world standings with $91,804 but now is third after coming in 15th and last in 20.70. In ...

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  11. Nick Guy takes over 1st place in steer wrestling at NFRRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    ... second place in 3.7 with four-time world champion Luke Branquinho of Los Alamos, California. Trevor Knowles of Mount Vernon, Oregon, entered the NFR first in the world standings with $91,804 but now is third after coming in 15th and last in 20.70. ...

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  12. Nick Guy takes over 1st place in steer wrestlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... second place in 3.7 with four-time world champion Luke Branquinho of Los Alamos, California. Trevor Knowles of Mount Vernon, Oregon, entered the NFR first in the world standings with $91,804 but now is third after coming in 15th and last in 20.70. ...

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  13. Start family research at genealogy meetingRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    ... e society meets the third Monday of each month at 7 p.m. at their office located at 110 E. Main St. in downtown Mount Vernon. The public is invited to attend this informative presentation.

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