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Athena citizens pledge fund to buy, re-purpose PGG building
Group will meet again about buying PGG building Thursday at 6 p.m. at the Weston Public Library.
Umatilla school bond seeks to update aging infrastructure
Funding available for forestland stewardship plans
Second grant helps sheriff’s office buy 11 more defibrillators

Sports

FOOTBALL: Week 5 brings big match-ups
The start of league play in the EOL and CBC puts some crucial contests on the slate for this week's...
FOOTBALL: Bucks bring momentum into home opener
PREP ROUNDUP: Bucks taking notes
FOOTBALL: Hermiston hopes to get back on track at Hood River on Friday

Community

Driving courses cruise into region

Several AARP Smart Driver courses are being offered in the area.

The class helps drivers...

FFA students sell apples, pears
Deadline looms for Pendleton Foundation Trust grants
Kids to create Halloween house

Opinions

Letter: Protect Owyhee from mining, industrial development

I’ve spent 46 years chukar hunting, camping and fly fishing in Oregon’s Owyhee...

Our view: Third parties would bring more choice to Election Day
Other views: Finding best practices on marijuana regulation
Letter: Some reasons to vote for Donald Trump

Obituaries

Death: John E. Correa

John E. Correa

Umatilla Oct. 30, 1937-Sept. 26, 2016

Former Echo resident John E.

Upcoming services--Sept. 29, 2016
Pat Deisch
Victoria Lee Sproed - Xuh’sáat

Records

Public safety log for Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016
A stubborn Dachshund prompted a call to police, squirrels became targets for a Lexington man, and...
Public safety log for Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016
MEETINGS: Sept. 26-Oct. 3, 2016
COURTS: Sept. 24, 2016

Capital Bureau

DHS sued to block placement of children in hotels, offices
A federal lawsuit seeks class action status to stop DHS from temporarily placing foster children in...
Troubled by past woes, DOGAMI ‘financially strong’
Brown, Pierce clash on rural issues
Hansell proposes voluntary ‘REAL ID’ option

Photos & Videos

Meet the people of Round-Up

The Pendleton Round-Up is more than just cowboys.

Here are 11 people our photographers met...

Round-Up in pictures