The world-famous Pendleton Round-Up began in 1910 and continues to be one of the most popular rodeos in the world. Each year a bevy of beauties reign over the festivities. The Round-Up queen and her court, along with a pair of Native women...
After Umatilla County Sheriff Tilman Taylor was killed during a jailbreak in 1920 in Pendleton, t
A fire thought to be incendiary in nature destroyed the covered wooden grandstand at the Pendleto
When Nellie Baker of Pendleton left for Portland in June of 1912 to serve as a private nurse, her mother thought nothing of it. Three weeks later, Nellie was found in a padded cell in a Portland jail after she was discovered wandering the streets in a state of insanity.
Nellie Baker was a..