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Brotherhood revs up Pendleton Bike Week

- Saturday coverage

Blues and brews on tap this weekend


Craft beers and cider tasting, as well as musical entertainment, are featured during the fourth annual Brews by the Blues Festival in Milton-Freewater.

The event is tapped to start Friday from 5-10 p.m. at the Milt...

Local Special Olympians go for the gold


Misty Larsen

Age: 45

City: Boardman

Participation: At least 20 years, both in Umatilla and Wasco counties.

Current sports: bocce, bowling, basketball

Past sports: Team Wellness, downh...

Caledonian Games highlights Scottish culture


Personal and up close is what Athena Caledonian Games is all about, said president Sue Friese.

“We have many experiences that qualify,” she said.

For instance, she said audiences love the exp...

1978 PHS graduate to perform parachute jump at Wildhorse


With his 40-year high school reunion on the horizon, Stanley “Bo” Kinnison jumped at the chance to return to his hometown to celebrate with fellow Pendleton High School classmates.

A member of the cla...

CCT stages youth camp for aspiring thespians


Theater professionals from the Portland area will provide instruction during a youth camp that includes theatre games, specialty workshops and rehearsals for a public performance.

For more than 20 years, College Co...

Landing Days brings three days of fun


Umatilla’s annual summer event is gearing up for three days of fun.

Over the years, Landing Days has flourished and floundered — with everything from multiple days of outdoor fun to just shooting off ...

Ham radio field day features on-air open house


Ham radio operators from across North America will connect this weekend during the largest annual on-air event.

An open house of sorts, the ARRL Field Day features local clubs and ham radio enthusiasts who set up t...

Relay for Life takes steps to fight cancer


Piper Kishpaugh, who was diagnosed with cancer as a 5-year-old, is the special guest speaker for Relay for Life of Umatilla and Morrow Counties.

Now 31, the Pendleton woman is excited about the opportunity to give ...

Buckaroos tip graduation hats to the future


At the conclusion of Pendleton High School’s graduation ceremony, principal Dan Greenough announced he was giving a brief impromptu speech.

“My name is Dan Greenough and I love my Bucks,” he sa...

Turning the tassel on time

- A Hermiston senior will graduate from Hermiston High School exactly 100 years after her great-grandmother.

Pioneer Days celebrates Weston heritage


In its 126th year, the community of Weston will celebrate Umatilla County Pioneer Days.

The event kicks off Friday with the queen’s coronation and an introduction of the grand marshal. The gathering starts a...

Arlington springs into summer with park fun


The Arlington Community Chamber of Commerce is celebrating the final weeks of spring with a family-friendly outdoor event.

Held in conjunction with Oregon’s Free Fishing Weekend, the Fishing Derby and Spring...

Memorial Day ceremonies honor veterans


Mitch Sparks, a retired Navy veteran and acting director of the Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs, urges Oregonians to pause and honor fallen soldiers and Gold Star families during Memorial Day weekend.