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Halloween Festivities: What Will They Look Like This Year?

The annual Boo Bash, which takes place in Downtown Camas, has been canceled this year due to worries about COVID-19. This is a beloved October tradition where kids dress up in their Halloween costumes and trick or treat at the shops downtown. CHS student Britain McGill said, “I don’t think (the cancellation) is that big […]

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Celebrating Halloween in Camas

All Hallow’s Eve originated with the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain where people would light bonfires and wear costumes to ward off ghosts. In the eighth century, Pope Gregory III designated Nov. 1 as a time to honor all saints, known and unknown. The evening before was known as All Hallows Eve, and later Halloween. […]