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Tollgate Store & Restaurant draws potential buyers
The Tollgate Store & Restaurant is attracting interest among potential buyers after closing earlier...
Downtown association looking for Pendleton shoppers for focus group
Restrictions lifted on Umatilla National Forest
Tacos y Mas opens in Hermiston


BMCC softball pair signs with EOU
A pair of former BMCC Timberwolf softball players will continue their careers just down the highway...
Craig wins American Indian Beauty Pageant
Hass wins all-around at 107th Round-Up
BARREL RACING: Wall defends championship title for second consecutive year


Days Gone By: Sept. 18-19, 2017
This day in local history for September 18-19.
It takes a village — connecting people to resources
Photo trip focuses on fall foliage
Ione Education Foundation serves dinner, auction


Our view: Back to school, for children and adults

You certainly noticed the change in post-Round-Up weather: cool mornings and nights, gray and...

Other views: We the people should celebrate Constitution Day
Over DACA, an acute case of Trump panic syndrome
Letter: Department of Energy hopes to confuse the public


Narcisa De La Cruz
November 14, 1927 - September 18, 2017
Nancy Lynn (James) Briggs
Bertha Gomez
Linda C. McRae


Public safety log for Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017

7:05 a.m. - Milton-Freewater police received a report of someone breaking into a vehicle and...

Public safety log for Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017
MOST WANTED: Sept. 16, 2017
COURTS: Sept. 16, 2017

Capital Bureau

Oregon wildfire fighting costs hit $340 million
The expenses of containing the blazes will be shared by federal, state, private and tribal entities.
Governor touts economic development record in rural Oregon
Bentz: Legislature should prioritize revenue, PERS reform
Forestry department ‘militia’ steps up to fight fires

Photos & Videos

Dress-Up parade in photos

The Dress-Up Parade on Saturday through downtown Pendleton was the unofficial kick-off for...