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John Turner files for Pendleton mayor
John Turner will run for mayor of Pendleton.
Hate crime perp, Plute recall supporter seek council appointment
Pendleton police prepare for shuffle in the ranks
Chain men embrace cold and dirty job


SCOREBOARD: Tuesday, February 9, 2016
Upcoming local games plus prep basketball standings and scores from college and the pros.
BOYS BASKETBALL: Bailey leads Tigers past Irrigon
BOYS BASKETBALL: Shorthanded Pirates start fast, hold off Vikings
GIRLS BASKETBALL: TigerScots scrap for win over Rockets


ENGAGEMENT: Patten-Jepsen

Bill and Nancy Jepsen of Heppner and Russell and Muffett Ricco of Prairie City and Stephen and...

Days Gone By: Feb. 8-9, 2016
Fair unveils 2016 logo
Oregon Rural Action sets open house


Editorial: Klamath deal lives, in spite of Walden
Moving the Klamath River deal forward is essential.
Letter: To save salmon, manage fish-eating predators
Other views: Kasich, Clinton stand out in crowded primary field
Douthat: The last of the Bushes


Death: Gay M. Van Schoiack

Gay M. Van Schoiack


Feb. 7, 2016

Gay M. Van Schoiack, 85, of...

Jerry R. Brosnan
Theodore ‘Ted’ Waite Jr.
UPCOMING SERVICES: Feb. 9-10, 2016


Public Safety Log: Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016
Pigs tore up a yard, an ex-girlfriend won’t stop making contact, and police arrested three...
MEETINGS: Feb. 8-15, 2016
BIRTHS: Feb. 6, 2016
Public Safety Log: Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016

Capital Bureau

Three-tier wage plan set for Senate vote
A bill to set a three-tier minimum wage for Oregon goes to the Senate next week.
House signals support of subsidy for large solar projects
Three-tiered minimum wage back on the table
Task force recommended for recurring drought