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Students refurbish vintage theater pipe organ
Athena-Weston class prepares to install instrument at Gem Theatre
New count finds 557 homeless in Umatilla, Morrow counties, 10 times more than previous count
Perjury defendants skip court hearings
Safe at school: Districts address sex abuse at school


PREP ROUNDUP: Pendleton softball shut out by Hillsboro
Scores and info from Friday's prep softball, baseball and tennis action.
PREP ROUNDUP: Pioneers topple TigerScots
WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Ex-Condon/Wheeler star Logan named NCCAA All-American
PREP ROUNDUP: Buckaroo softball thumps Hanford 15-1 in opener


OUT OF THE VAULT: Bank heist foiled by night policeman

A bank robber made a monumental effort to rob a Milton, Oregon, bank vault in April of 1929, but...

Women’s month crescendos with showcase event
Post-Americana group to make stop in Pendleton
Josephy Center shines spotlight on women


Middle school students address school safety

Editor’s note: These are thoughts on school safety from an eighth grade class at...

Brooks: Worthy is the Lamb
Denney: Don’t take the teeth out of the ADA
McLeod-Skinner: Farm bill an opportunity to invest in community


Death: Julia K. Ramirez

Julia K. Ramirez

Irrigon Dec. 30, 1950 - March 15, 2018

Julia K. Ramirez, 67, of...

Anita J. (Hauk) Stephan
UPCOMING SERVICES: March 17-20, 2018
Death: Dale T. Ingle


MOST WANTED: March 17, 2018

Jason Charles Alferness

AGE: 45 SEX: M

CHARGE: Failure to Appear...

COURTS: March 17, 2018
BIRTHS: March 17, 2018
AIR QUALITY: Thursday, March 15, 2018

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Pot regulators will soon begin spot inspections
Until now, inspections of legal cannabis businesses have largely been complaint-driven.
Engineer resigns from transportation commission
State librarian fired, but specifics remain elusive
Interfaith leaders to propose assault weapon ban