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Yarn Club creates a tight-knit group of friends
Yarn Club meets Saturdays and Thursdays at the Hermiston Public Library.
TRCI inmates put their focus to art
Underground tours plans ‘made in Pendleton’ store
Immunization Exclusion Day is coming


WRESTLING: Hermiston brings home a state title
Of the local schools competing in the OSAA Wrestling State Tournament, a lone Hermiston Bulldog was...
PREP ROUNDUP: Nixyaawii claims girls and boys district title
SWIM: Remaining Bulldogs finish fourth, sixth
BOYS BASKETBALL: Pilot Rock crowned district champions after defeating Stanfield


OUT OF THE VAULT: Umatilla County town founded by mistake

The city of Adams, located north of Pendleton in Umatilla County, will celebrate its 125th...

Stedman graduates from safety academy
VFW auxiliary donates to BMCC scholarship fund
Retired educators lend a hand to current teachers


Our view: Oregon Legislature no longer a safe space for harassers

State Sen. Jeff Kruse had to go.

His flouting of Oregon Senate rules against sexual...

Drotzmann: Enough delay, let’s develop former chemical depot
Letter: Doesn’t our right to life outweigh right to bear arms?
Letter: U.S. is losing at the ‘soft power’ game


William Wayne Wise

William Wayne Wise, Weston, Oregon, passed away February 8, 2018, at his home at the age of 69...

UPCOMING SERVICES: Feb. 17-20, 2018
Death: Anna Margreta Key
UPCOMING SERVICES: Feb. 16-17, 2018


COURTS: Feb. 17, 2018


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

MOST WANTED: Feb. 17, 2018
BIRTHS: Feb. 17, 2018
Public safety log for Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018

Capital Bureau

Ethics commission to pursue Kitzhaber for 10 violations
The Oregon Ethics Commission voted unanimously Friday to make preliminary findings of violations.
Mercury pollution may impact Oregon farm erosion rules
Legislators wary of optimistic revenue forecast
House passes bill to keep guns from abusers