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Pendleton streets continue to deteriorate despite increased funding

- Council discusses new pavement condition index report

Pendleton High School food truck ‘open for business’


To better deal with temperatures dipping into the 20s Wednesday night, Kristin Swaggart and her two Pendleton High School volunteers wore jackets and beanies instead of their usual chef gear as they got ready to start se...

Pendleton SAT scores just below national average


Pendleton High School’s recent SAT scores show a school close to meeting the national average.

High school Principal Dan Greenough shared the class of 2017’s SAT results at a Pendleton School Board m...

Pendleton City Council passes on prayer, will add the pledge

- Council commits to adding pledge of allegiance to the start of meetings

Enhancement group installs fences around Pendleton Main Street railroad crossing

- Fencing will funnel pedestrians through crossing rather than walking around traffic arms.

Homeless students face extra barriers to success

- Shelter still an issue for schools trying to help homeless students

Pendleton Air Museum, veterans recall Pearl Harbor

- VFW and city go ahead with military member memorial near Highway 11

Round-Up reports record ticket sales

- As rodeo surpasses more than $1.1 million in sales, board credits new ticket options.

Application for third Pendleton pot farm sent back to planning commission

- Planner worried about proposal details, neighbors worried about odor

Local agencies get training on crash scene response


In the eastbound lane of Interstate 84 near the Pendleton Keystone RV plant, a semi-truck has slid into the median, its trailer flipped over and completely blocking the left lane.

Emergency responders want to clea...

CTUIR members pack the house for swearing-in ceremony

- Board of Trustees welcomed two new members while three new General Council members were sworn in.

New projects surge at Pendleton Convention Center

- Convention center manager eyes concession area for next set of improvements

Round-Up names 2018 court

- Athena woman leads rodeo court

Stockholders get special seat at Round-Up table

- Tradition dating back to inaugural Round-Up almost lead to board president shake-up

Pilot Rock restaurant serves up free Thanksgiving meals

- Pilot Rock restaurant feeds the hungry inside and outside its building

Christmas events come into motion in Pendleton


When he’s not delivering toys to the world’s children, Santa Claus spends a lot of time sitting. At events across the country, Santa spends hours sitting in a chair as children clamber onto his lap, impart ...

Pendleton Round-Up stockholders nearly buck board’s pick for president

- New Round-Up president promises increased transparency

Pendleton city officials debate future of urban renewal

- Commission has approved $5.3 million on projects public and private since 2003

Pendleton City Council has light load ahead of Thanksgiving

- Meeting on Tuesday at 7 p.m.

New life for a den of sin

- Hamley co-owner wants to give old downtown brothel new life as Old West hotel.

Round-Up warns stockholders about challenge to presidential nomination

- In a letter to stockholders, Round-Up board writes that past directors plan to nominate a challenger to the board's choice for president

Pendleton Swim Association pitches dome concept to city council

- As BMCC pool approaches closure, swim association proposes $800,000 to $1 million inflatable dome over aquatic center pool

Tribal students give good grades on Pendleton School District’s cultural responsiveness

- Pendleton continues to implement initiatives, including a family night at Washington Elementary School, to improve American Indian student outcomes.

VFW auxiliary lends an assist to Pendleton Veterans Day ceremony

- VFW women's group lays down flowers for fallen soldiers

Korean War veteran shares Navy stories with Pilot Rock students

- Korean War vet mixes humor with remembrance at Pilot Rock High School assembly.

Young tribal members look to stand out in crowded CTUIR Board of Trustees field

- Three under-40 candidates want to increase board's comminication with tribal community

Pendleton City Council upholds RV land lease

- Competing land owner weighing next steps

Pendleton Parks and Rec director to retire at the end of January

- City manager wants someone with good longterm planning and communication skills.

Frenchglen silversmith puts new shine on traditional designs

- Southeastern Oregon silversmith plies her trade at Pendleton Leather Show

Sunridge students give peace posters a chance

- Pendleton Lions Club revive local peace poster contest for kids 11-13.

Buckaroos, Bulldogs wage final battle on gridiron

- The 92nd and final War on 84 played out with fans on both sides remembering the series’ legacy and intensity.

New building official takes unconventional path to job

- From rodeo cowboy to building inspector, Pendleton building official leans on communication skills.

Pendleton marijuana grow appeals zoning application denial

- Planning commission deadlock leads to pot farm rejection and appeal to the city council

Pendleton Round-Up lassos new property


Like the pioneering spirit the rodeo has promoted since its conception, the Pendleton Round-Up is expanding westward.

In the last two months, the Round-Up Association has purchased three properties on the western ...

Umatilla County OSU alums preserved in oral history

- Pendleton and Hermiston OSU alums and academics interviewed as a part of school's 150th anniversary oral history project.

Pendleton drone range expands horizons with mission control

- New Pendleton UAS Range facility has command center, 3-D printers and virtual reality room.

Pendleton Public Library cracks open multi-year plan

- Pendleton Public Library aims to boost adult programming and library card membership