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Pendleton cooking fire burns kitchen

PENDLETON — A house caught fire Sunday at the 600 block of S.E. Sixth Street in...

Local group to try last-minute BMRC save
Kidnapped woman calls 9-1-1, rescued hours later near Arlington
Heppner apartment complex fire destroys two units, displaces seven people


LITTLE LEAGUE: Titles on the line today
Action heats up as brackets reach their conclusions at the District 3 Little League softball...
BASEBALL: D-Jaxx take title in Walla Walla
BASEBALL: Stanfield wins own tournament
GOLF: Lankford, McCarthy post low scores


Days Gone By: June 29-30, 2015
This day in local history for June 29-30.
Strings camp seeks participants
Reunion picnic invites 1960-65 PHS alumni
Field trip includes pizza, carousel ride


Our view: Guestworker impasse shows need for reform
Visa snafu demonstrates need for immigration reform.
Other views: If the paw doesn’t fit, the state must acquit
LETTER: Marijuana must be dealt with justly
LETTER: Supreme Court shouldn’t overrule majority


Orlin R. Hansen
August 11, 1925-June 24, 2015
UPCOMING SERVICES: June 30-July 1, 2015
Muriel Adell Parker
Death: Ruby Mae Lane


Public safety log: Tuesday, June 30, 2015
The weekend’s hot weather may have bled over into hot tempers, with police making several...
MEETINGS: June 29-July 6, 2015
MOST WANTED: June 27, 2015
COURTS: June 27, 2015

Capital Bureau

Lawmakers ask Congress to reclassify pot
Legislators hope Congress will remove marijuana from the list of Schedule 1 narcotics and make it...
Energy tax credits pay off for buyers and sellers
Bill would allow dispensaries to sell recreational pot
Fight over fuel standard kills transportation plan