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Hermiston man charged with attempted rape of mother of his child
Antonio Rodriguez, 20, of Hermiston, in local jail for burglary, sexual assault and more.
American Pickers returning to Oregon
Hearing scheduled for proposed 30,000 cow dairy farm in Boardman
Hermiston grad returns home as emergency room physician


SOFTBALL: Team Oregon eliminated with loss to Team Montana
Team Oregon's journey at the West Regional came to an end on Wednesday with an 8-0 defeat by...
WRESTLING: Colbray named USA Wrestler of the Week
SOFTBALL: Oregon beats Idaho, advances to quarterfinals
MOTORSPORTS: Inaugural hillclimb a hit with riders


ANNIVERSARY: Dale and Evelyn Gibson

The family of Dale and Evelyn Gibson gathered in June for an early celebration of the...

Treasure hunt leads to National Night Out
Days Gone By: July 27, 2016
Mirasol clinic hosts health fair


Other views: Is summer vacation too long?

An interesting story in the Democrat-Herald recently examined the phenomenon that educators have...

York: In Cleveland, the GOP’s ‘Come to Trump” moment
Incoming Portland mayor offers hope for rural Oregon
Letter: Sanders supporters should now back Clinton


Death: Margaret M. ‘Margie’ Seibel Schwarz

Margaret M. ‘Margie’ Seibel Schwarz


Feb. 27, 1943-July 27,...

UPCOMING SERVICES: July 28-29, 2016
Marvin L. Clarkson
Death: Pearl M. Holbrook


Public safety log for Wednesday, July 27, 2016
A Hemiston hotel guest had unusual items in his room. a man with a warrant sought options to...
Public safety log for Tuesday, July 26, 2016
MEETINGS: July 25-Aug. 1, 2016
COURTS: July 23, 2016

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Poll: Brown, Pierce in dead heat in governor’s race
A new poll by a right-leaving polling group finds Pierce and Brown are in a dead heat in the race...
Former ODOT consultant picked to lead agency’s review
Outdoor School initiative qualifies for ballot
Pierce says he needs donors to fund campaign