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Extreme heat buckles Hermiston sidewalks
A hot-weather effect called thermal expansion ruined a Hermiston resident's sidewalk.
Keeping the fire out of fireworks
Hermiston FFA advisors receive honors
Workshops scheduled to discuss Umatilla National Forest access

Sports

BASEBALL: DiamondJaxx win barn burner
The Pepsi DiamondJaxx outlasted La Grande 18-15 on Tuesday.
TRACK: Wilson wins TrackTown gold
SCOREBOARD: Thursday, July 2, 2015
BASEBALL: District 3 Tournament set to begin

Community

Days Gone By: July 2, 2015
This day in local history for July 2.
Communities offer July Fourth fun
Science camp encourages exploration
Summer dancing starts July 9

Opinions

Our view: Tip of the hat and kick in the pants

A tip of the hat to neighbors helping neighbors fight...

Letter: Meth is the real problem in Pendleton, not marijuana
GOP searches for strategy to counter Obama winning streak
Bruni: The sunny side of greed

Obituaries

UPCOMING SERVICES: July 3-4, 2015

FRIDAY, JULY 3

ABERCROMBIE, DAVE — Celebration of life gathering at 6 p.m. at...

David E. ‘Dave’ Johnson
Death: Lenard H. Shupe
Forrest Allen Burkenbine

Records

Public Safety Log: Friday, July 3, 2015

WEDNESDAY

•Pendleton police at 10:36 a.m. received a report of the theft of...

Public Safety Log: July 2, 2015
Public Safety Log: Wednesday, July 1, 2015
MEETINGS: June 29-July 6, 2015

Capital Bureau

Bill allowing dispensaries to sell recreational pot awaits signature
On Thursday the Oregon House sent to Gov. Kate Brown a bill that would allow medical marijuana...
Nepotism charges lead to parks department shakeup
$15 minimum wage campaign qualifies for ballot title
Lawmakers ask Congress to reclassify pot