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No business like snow business
Cold weather a boon for those who fix up, clean up messes
Pendleton honors its finest
Bills seek to improve safety in Oregon prisons
New Hispanic Advisory Committee chair looking forward to challenge


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Upcoming local games, prep scores, and scores and standings from college and professional sports.
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Pendleton squeaks out win against Hood River
PREP ROUNDUP: Pilot Rock girls hang on against Weston-McEwen
WRESTLING: Five Bulldogs reach semifinals


OUT OF THE VAULT: ‘The Gard’ rewarded for stellar service to county

Marie Gard is a pioneer when it comes to Umatilla County law enforcement. “The...

Pendleton resident thanks city employees
Heppner teen makes it with wool
Students drive food contest for Christmas Express


Our view: Living with Trump

Friday it became official: Donald J. Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United...

Other views: Officeholders can’t hand-pick successors
Letter: Land near Umatilla River not best space for new housing
Brooks: The internal invasion


UPCOMING SERVICES: Jan. 21-24, 2017


MADSEN, DON — Viewing at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral service at...

Death: Bobby E. Day Jr.
Death: Myrtle M. McDonald
Alvin Leslie ‘Al’ Picard


MOST WANTED: Jan. 21, 2017

Chase Mackenzie Balmer

AGE: 24 SEX: M


COURTS: Jan. 21, 2017
BIRTHS: Jan. 21, 2017
Public safety log for Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017

Capital Bureau

Gillnetters get continued access to main Columbia channel
The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife Commission Friday backed off a plan to ban gillnetting...
DHS director says safety, alleviating poverty will be prioritized
Lawmakers’ spending framework includes cuts, no new taxes
Commission nixes expected release of ODOT review