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The indomitable Terry Prouse

When Terry Prouse started Pendleton High School’s first softball team, she seemed unfazed...

Fire at Stanfield dehydration plant injures one
BMCC celebrates opening of new Precision Irrigated Agriculture Center
Good Shepherd welcomes new pediatrician


SOFTBALL: Utah eliminates Oregon from West Regional
The Pendleton little league softball all-stars were ousted from the West Regional tournament on...
BLOOMIN’ BLUES: Tailcup one of hundreds of lupines
ODFW offers free youth pheasant hunts
SOFTBALL: Oregon rallies late to advance to semifinals


Days Gone By: July 28, 2017
This day in local history for July 28.
Super sleuths team up to find golden medallion
Class takes steps to healthier lifestyle
Lunch fellowship offers support to widows


Barnett: Friends of Fair and Rodeo separate from EOTEC

As the preparation for the 2017 Umatilla County Fair and Farm-City Pro Rodeo continues to...

Murdock: Remembering ‘Harkie’
Letter: Memories of the late, great Harkenrider
Stephens: When the White House lies about you


Robert Allen Hutchins
Death: Gheorghe Stroe
UPCOMING SERVICES: July 28-29, 2017
Death: Frank J. ‘Harkie’ Harkenrider


Public safety log for Friday, July 28, 2017

1:31 a.m. - Pendleton police received reports of car prowls throughout the morning, including on...

Public safety log for Thursday, July 27, 2017
Public safety log for Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Public safety log for Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Capital Bureau

Sentencing reforms seek to reduce incarceration rate, racial profiling
Two laws passed by the Oregon Legislature reduce sentences for drug and property crimes.
Task force eyes state assets that could reduce PERS liability
Richardson accused of conflict of interest in provider tax repeal
Cash assistance cases still above pre-recession levels