Grant County

Eagle wins 2 awards

JOHN DAY – The Blue Mountain Eagle received two awards in the Oregon and Southwest Washington Society for Professional Journalists contest celebrating work done in 2010. The Eagle staff – writers Cheryl Hoefler, Sandra Gubel, Angel Carpenter and editor Scotta Callister – won third place in comprehensive coverage for work on the Aryan Nations proposal […]


Eagle picks up news awards

JOHN DAY – The Blue Mountain Eagle received eight awards in the annual Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association’s Better Newspapers Contest. The awards, announced at ONPA’s summer convention in Salem last week, included four first-place honors in the Eagle’s circulation category. The firsts were: Best Special Section, to the staff for the Explore Grant County guide. […]


Eagle tapped for award

PORTLAND – Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon announced this week it will give its annual Two Pauls Award to the Blue Mountain Eagle, Grant County’s newspaper. The award recognizes the newspaper’s push for immediate action to create a community response and dialogue when an Aryan Nations member announced plans to create a headquarters in John Day. […]