Benjamin Lonergan

Pens, pencils and erasers await organization as teachers prepare their classrooms at Rocky Heights Elementary School in Hermiston.

Isaiah Ford, 6, flies through the air on an airplane ride at the Umatilla County Fair. The county fair continues daily through Saturday, August 10.

Fairgoers fly through the air on a ride at the Umatilla County Fair. The fair continues daily through Saturday, August 10.

Blair Bracher, 13, ties up his cow in the livestock barn during the Umatilla County Fair on Tuesday afternoon. The Umatilla County Fair contin…

Kids work on constructing and finishing step stools during a Nuts Bolts and Thingamajigs camp at Riverside High School in Boardman, Ore.

Liam Heideman, 12, paints a step stool that he constructed as a part of the Nuts Bolts and Thingamajigs camp at Riverside High School in Board…

Wyatt Browne, 13, sands a piece of wood to construct a step stool as a part of the Nuts Bolts and Thingamajigs camp at Riverside High School i…

Leah Mueller, 12, paints a step stool that she constructed as a part of the Nuts Bolts and Thingamajigs camp at Riverside High School in Board…

A pile of rubble marks the former dugout at Weber Field at Hermiston High School. The field will be renovated over the course of the next year…

Elsie Zaugg, 13, (left) and Jacee Thompson, 13, remove a freshly stained bunk bed headboard from a bath in wood stain.

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