Contest for La Grande’s greatest love stories

By Observer Upload January 22, 2013 01:45 pm

The Observer is looking for "La Grande’s Greatest Love Stories."
Love is all around us, especially as February and La Grande’s season of valentines draws closer. We want you to help us celebrate.

  1. Send us your story: Send us photos, video and/or prose that tells us your love story: first kiss, first date, unique engagement, favorite romantic spot in La Grande, etc. The due date is the morning of Feb. 1.
    Drop your love story videos, photos and words off at The Observer, 1406 Fifth St., or email them to This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it with "Our Love Story" as the subject line. Include your name, address (not to be published) and contact information.
  2. Read your story and others: We'll post your stories online at or navigate to the "Love Stories" section.
  3. Win: Observer staff will choose the top three to five and have the community vote on a top pick starting the afternoon of Feb. 1 online at our website.

The couple who is voted as the most creative or touching story will win a $50 gift card to Ten Depot and be featured in a Valentine's Day story on Feb. 13.

Call 541-963-3161 for more information.