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Crash near Wallowa Lake claims one life

JOSEPH — A Molalla man died Thursday in two vehicle crash near Wallowa Lake.

Pendleton’s second Holiday Stroll delivers first Christmas tree lighting
Suzie ‘Saucy Mama’ Barhyte provides zest for home chefs
Student explores social justice, college opportunities


PREP ROUNDUP: Umatilla comes out of Columbia River Clash victorious
Scores and shorts from Saturday's local prep basketball and wrestling action.
PREP ROUNDUP: Vikings advance to Clash title game
PREP BASKETBALL: Bulldogs split second doubleheader
BOYS BASKETBALL: Buckaroos fall to Blue Devils at home


OUT OF THE VAULT: Poor aim saves three lives in shooting fracas

The week running up to Christmas 1910 was an exciting one when a man ran amok in downtown La...

Great Pacific wraps up Christmas pageant
Dr. Seuss meets Charles Dickens
Arts Portal hosts final exhibit of season


Husted: Allowing women their bodies

Poet Penelope Scambly Schott was the featured writer at last month’s First Draft...

Wattenburger: Why NORCOR was worth our time
Wright: What to publish, what to cut
Our view: The sounds of homelessness


UPCOMING SERVICES: Dec. 9-12, 2017


MUTH, LINDA — Memorial service at 1 p.m. in the chapel at Burns...

Death: Pauline Bauman
Death: Eunice M. McElligott
Death: Juan Rodolfo ‘El Venado’ Cardoza Jr.


COURTS: Dec. 9, 2017


PENDLETON — The following sentences have been imposed in Umatilla County...

MOST WANTED: Dec. 9, 2017
BIRTHS: Dec. 9, 2017
Public safety log for Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017

Capital Bureau

Our Oregon files tax initiatives
The labor-backed nonprofit says the initiative petitions are a response to proposals offered by the...
Ranchers, advocates voice objections to Oregon Wolf Plan update
ODOT looks at seven Portland tool scenarios
Rules proposed for permits to restore cemeteries