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News

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

Sports

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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

Community

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

Opinions

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

Obituaries

UPCOMING SERVICES: Jan. 21-24, 2017

SATURDAY, JAN. 21

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

Records

MOST WANTED: Jan. 21, 2017

Chase Mackenzie Balmer

AGE: 24 SEX: M

CHARGE: FTA —...

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