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Pendleton slashes $2 million in features from new fire station
Larger than expected construction costs leads to eliminate or swap out features like brick veneer,...
SUV crashes through Big Lots front window in Hermiston
Hermiston officer sues after being forced to dive from fishing boat


PREP ROUNDUP: Buckaroos win game in final seconds
Scores and info from Tuesday's local prep action.
PREP BASKETBALL: Hermiston boys rebound from loss, girls win second straight
FOOTBALL: Umatilla’s Durfey earns all-state nod
BASEBALL: Pendleton’s Naughton named a top HS prospect in Oregon


Town & Country tickets now available

HEPPNER —People who buy their tickets early for the Heppner Chamber of Commerce’s...

Daddy Hair School brushes up on techniques
‘Firebird’ rises up to support Oregon East Symphony
Helix School names honor roll students


Our view: 2018 a year to measure success in Pendleton

Three relatively new Pendleton city councilors and mayor John Turner spoke with the East...

Letter: Vote yes on Measure 101
Letter: Trump inspires people to run against him and defeat him
Friedman: While you were sleeping


Viola Mae Lindstrom
March 25, 1922 - January 16, 2018
Death: R.G. Watkins
UPCOMING SERVICES: Jan. 18-19, 2018
Death: Stanley Schuldt


Public safety log for Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018

2:32 p.m. - Theft was reported by a resident of West Hermiston Avenue, Hermiston.


AIR QUALITY: Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018
Public safety log for Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018
AIR QUALITY: Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018

Capital Bureau

Oregon joins challenge of net neutrality repeal
Oregon is one of 21 states challenging FCC’s decision to repeal net neutrality.
101 petitioners float alternative Medicaid funding plan
Little chance of false alert in Oregon, officials say
Public may weigh in on I-5/I-205 tolling