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Ranch A launches raffle fundraiser

Crook County’s most famous historic residence has launched a raffle fundraiser to replace the usual banquet that takes place each August or September. The destination is also still open to the public this year for everything from a weekend getaway to a family reunion.

“Ranch A had to make some changes this past summer as have a lot of businesses due to COVID-19,” says Gayle Ryan, of the Ranch A Restoration Foundation Board.

“However, the Restoration Foundation Board feels we have had a relatively good season overall.”

The board estimates that visitation at Ranch A is down about 50% from a norm...