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Fifth-wheel burns near Pilot Rock

A fifth-wheel burned to the ground Sunday evening near Pilot Rock.

Christa Rooper, 45,...

Idaho man killed in Baker County crash
Fourth of July Parade
Wildhorse Casino welcomes tribes for Annual pow wow

Sports

Inside my shoes: It’s all downhill from here

Less than 100 yards into the 1.7-mile Taft Tunnel, I had a severe meltdown.

The dark and...

Hiawatha pedals rail-to-trail adventure
PBR: Nance takes lead in Pendleton
GOLF: Pendleton trio competes at Junior Championships

Community

BOOK REVIEW: The battle to be a better man

Overcoming addiction isn’t just a difficult choice; it’s a lifetime of hard work.

OUT OF THE VAULT: Man ‘lynched’ into bathing by mob
Great Scots, the games are about to begin
Birthday celebration takes center stage

Opinions

Perkinson: Myth and reality of the Confederacy

To many readers, the Confederate flag is viewed as a symbol of racism, yet on occasion...

Bach: Oregon’s shameful treatment of blacks
Reynolds: Everything you think you know about Republicans and climate change is wrong
Wideman: Finding my way back to me

Obituaries

Death: Ashlee L. Hodgen

Ashlee L. Hodgen

Pendleton

March 18, 1991-July 2, 2015

Ashlee L. Hodgen, 24,...

Death: Elaine Conklin
UPCOMING SERVICES: July 4-7, 2015
UPCOMING SERVICES: July 3-4, 2015

Records

COURTS: July 4, 2015

Suits Filed

PENDLETON — The following suits have been filed in Umatilla...

MOST WANTED: July 4, 2015
BIRTHS: July 4, 2015
Public Safety Log: Friday, July 3, 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