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City council discusses replacing EOTEC board
The Hermiston city council will ask the Umatilla County commission to meet with them to discuss...
Campaign primer draws crowd
U.S. Sen. Merkley to visit Arlington for town hall
Stanton, York take top citizens awards


WRESTLING: Four locals win state titles
Hermiston's Valen Wyse and C.J. Hendon, Riverside's Aristotle Rockwell, and Heppner/Ione's Cord...
BMCC ROUNDUP: T-Wolves softball opens season with road losses
BASKETBALL: Golden Eagles hit final countdown
BASKETBALL: Tigers roar into final bracket


Days Gone By: Feb. 27-28, 2017
This day in local history for February 2.
Retired educators to meet at St. Anthony
OUT OF THE VAULT: Island theater pays homage to Round-Up City
Concert features world melodies


Editorial: Class-size bill isn’t a cure for the problem
House Education Committee should dismiss it
Dowd: Crazy, stupid love
Letter: Selecting a new PSD superintendent
Letter: Banking and the PDC


Death: Alice I. ‘Pat’ Southard

Alice I. ‘Pat’ Southard

Stanfield March 1, 1942-Feb. 25, 2017

Alice I.

UPCOMING SERVICES: Feb. 28-March 1, 2017
Marietta H. Unternahrer
Earl Eugene ‘Gene’ Wells


Public safety log for Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2017
Police hauled in a slew of people for intoxicated driving, most for booze, some for drugs, and one...
MOST WANTED: Feb. 25, 2017
COURTS: Feb. 25, 2017
BIRTHS: Feb. 25, 2017

Capital Bureau

Lawmakers consider Miranda-like warning about consensual searches
Police agencies say the proposal would increase litigation and take away a valuable law enforcement...
Employers ask for changes to scheduling law
Ranchers oppose cuts to wolf compensation, predator control
Courtney says Legislature faces unprecedented workload