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Eclipse watchers marvel at totality in John Day
Eclipse watchers gathered Monday morning at John Day Industrial Park, where they marveled at the...
Stanfield turns eclipse into first-day lesson
Judge considers sensitive records in Morrow County sex crimes case
Wheatstock 2017 in photos


FOOTBALL: Bulldogs want to leave their mark in OSAA farewell
The Hermiston Bulldogs wrapped up their first full week of practice on Friday.
Bloomin’ Blues: Check out that aster
Campfires prohibited on state parks as eclipse looms
Paving project closes road, parking lot at Lookingglass Hatchery


Morrow County says farewell to Sorte

HEPPNER — A farewell reception is planned for Jerry Sorte, Morrow County administrative...

Neil Diamond tribute features ‘Hot August Night’
WW.Friends fire up the barbie
STEM, teen angst combine in new YA novel


Our view: Eclipse experiences

We sat back in our lawn chairs like they were front row seats at a Bruce Springsteen concert,...

Our view: Experiencing an eclipse
Our view: Tread safely, interstellar travelers
Our view: Perry and the BPA


Death: Cecil E. ‘Bud’ Howard III

Cecil E. ‘Bud’ Howard III

Hermiston Nov. 17, 1958 - Aug. 18,...

Death: Bette Jo Lambier
SERVICE: Robert Allen Hutchins
Death: Helen Mae Harper


Public safety log for Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017
Irrigon many have a spooky restroom, a man in a disturbed state reported a hidden camera, and if...
MOST WANTED: Aug. 19, 2017
COURTS: Aug. 19, 2017
BIRTHS: Aug. 19, 2017

Capital Bureau

Crowds gather at Capitol to view eclipse
Officials had been prepping for the big event for about a year, though things seemed more subdued...
OEA’s new president seeks conservative inclusion
More than 50,000 no longer eligible for Oregon Health Plan
Eclipse forecast: Clear (probably)