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Woman killed in Highway 11 crash

ADAMS — One woman was killed in a wreck Tuesday afternoon on Highway 11 near...

Five taken to hospital in head-on crash near Hermiston
Year-round school, once commonplace, being tried again
Opponents appeal Thur’s Smoke Shop decision to city council


BASEBALL: Hermiston splits doubleheader with Mountain View
Hermiston split a doubleheader with Mountain View on Monday afternoon.
SOFTBALL: Pendleton, Pilot Rock earn wins
PREP ROUNDUP: Stanfield sweeps Weston-McEwen
SOFTBALL: Rockets, TigerScots pick up wins


PEO offers Furnish scholarship

PENDLETON — The 2017 P.E.O. Chapter CM Alison Furnish Memorial Scholarship will be...

Days Gone By: March 27-28, 2017
Senior art exhibit includes photography, painting, sculpture
Canine class highlights obedience


LETTER: Growing city, active business helps decrease tax burden

I came to Hermiston in July of 1991 as superintendent of the Hermiston School District. Our...

Krugman: How to build on Obamacare
Port weighs container traffic options
OP-ED: Not either/or but both/and


UPCOMING SERVICES: March 29-30, 2017


SWEARINGEN, WAYNE — Memorial service at 11 a.m. at the First...

Death: William L. ‘Bill’ Abernathy
Dr. Robert G. Rives DDS
Death: Parley E. Fox Jr.


Public safety log: Wednesday, March 29, 2017
A tire slasher struck in Umatilla, Stanfield cracked down on code enforcement, and Irrigon folks...
AIR QUALITY: Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Public safety log for Tuesday, March 28, 2017
AIR QUALITY: Monday, March 27, 2017

Capital Bureau

Lawmakers consider sharing cost of Portland traffic bottlenecks
The proposal is one a legislative committee is considering for a transportation package this...
State mental health board staffs to merge, grow
Bill would remove Oregon egg-grading requirement
Oregon Democrats call for party unity in wake of Trump