Featured Stories



Pendleton, Hermiston have wildly different city budgets

Over the course of the 2016-2017 fiscal year, the city of Hermiston received $70.5 million in...

Pendleton man seeks ban for ‘victim,’ more at rape trial
Armstrong, Umatilla Hospital District prepare to part ways
Umatilla County considers withdrawing from regional lobbying group


ALL-STATE: Hermiston brother, sister duo caps off season with all-state honors
Hermiston's Bailee and Wyatt Noland made up only a handful of Bulldogs recognized on the state...
BASEBALL: Pendleton’s Naughton and Bower, Hermiston’s Noland earn all-state nods
FOOTBALL: Five locals suited up one last time at Les Schwab Bowl
Round-Up HOF inducts four


Landing Days brings three days of fun

Umatilla’s annual summer event is gearing up for three days of fun.

Over the years,...

Ham radio field day features on-air open house
Class of ‘98 gears up for reunion
Days Gone By: June 18-19, 2018


Our View: How will history view anti-immigrant hysteria?
Politicians and citizens should aspire to be on the side of benevolence
Pearce | I’m the one fighting for Hamley’s
Goldberg | The Trump apologists and the crying children
Our view | What should health care in Oregon look like?


Death: Ruth Hawes

Ella “Ruth” Hawes


July 2, 1928 - June 15, 2018


Upcoming services--June 20, 2018
Death: Margaret M. Moore
Death: Paul Ables


COURTS: June 16, 2018


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

MOST WANTED: June 16, 2018
BIRTHS: June 16, 2018
One Oregon State Police trooper helped a woman who fell, and another tracked down the suspect who abandoned a pickup

Capital Bureau

Hackers attack state email system
A phisher sent out 8 million spam emails from Oregon.gov and paralyzed state employees’...
Boquist asks tax court to strike down SB 1528
State lands considers forest management options
IPO threatens legal action if nominee not in debates