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FOOTBALL: Bulldogs want to leave their mark in OSAA farewell
FOOTBALL: Bulldogs want to leave their mark in OSAA farewell
The Hermiston Bulldogs wrapped up their first full week of practice on Friday.

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Meetings scheduled to begin planning Wallowas Management Unit
Meetings have been scheduled in Hermiston and Joseph to begin the planning process for the Wallowas Management Unit.
FOOTBALL: Buckaroos thrilled to be back
FOOTBALL: Buckaroos thrilled to be back
Pendleton head coach Erik Davis feels confident in his group to compete in 2017 after two straight lackluster seasons.
Ready or not, fall sports season is here
Ready or not, fall sports season is here
After a few months off, the prep sports season has officially started back up with fall sports teams beginning practices this week. Here, reporter Eric Singer shares a few of the top teams and storylines to watch this fall.
FOOTBALL: Pilot Rock to play 8-man in 2017
FOOTBALL: Pilot Rock to play 8-man in 2017
Pilot Rock had a petition to play 8-man football conditionally approved by the OSAA for 2017 after a sharp decline in participation put the Rockets in a tough spot.
Farm-City Pro Rodeo wraps up 30th season
Farm-City Pro Rodeo wraps up 30th season
The 30th Farm-City Pro Rodeo wrapped up on Saturday night.
FARM-CITY: Big names put on big show
FARM-CITY: Big names put on big show
Some of the biggest names in rodeo descended on Hermiston for the third performance of the Farm-City Pro Rodeo on Friday night.
FARM-CITY: Taruscio shines in hometown rodeo
FARM-CITY: Taruscio shines in hometown rodeo
Stanfield's Travis Taruscio's win in steer wrestling highlighted the second performance of the Farm-City Pro Rodeo on Thursday night.
FARM-CITY: New digs, same thrills
FARM-CITY: New digs, same thrills
The 30th Farm-City Pro Rodeo kicked off on Wednesday night in Hermiston.
FARM-CITY: New arena leaves grand marks all around
FARM-CITY: New arena leaves grand marks all around
After months of tireless overtime work, the new Farm-City Pro Rodeo arena opened its gates for business on Wednesday night.
Top rodeo athletes, stock to compete at new arena
Top rodeo athletes, stock to compete at new arena
The 30th Farm-City Pro Rodeo kicks off Wednesday night in Hermiston.
FOOTBALL: Locals get one more chance on the gridiron
FOOTBALL: Locals get one more chance on the gridiron
Five local football stars got one more opportunity to strap on a helmet and pads and play in the 65th annual Oregon East West Shriners All-Star football game over the weekend.
Field day set for M-F shooting range
A range and field day is scheduled for Sunday, Aug. 13 at the East End Rod & Gun Club in Milton-Freewater.
Dam maintenance to close portion of Olive Lake
Dam maintenance to close portion of Olive Lake
Maintenance on Olive Lake Dam will close a small portion of the lake to public access through Oct. 1.
FOOTBALL: Five locals to play in Shrine Game
FOOTBALL: Five locals to play in Shrine Game
The 65th annual Oregon East West Shrine All-Star football game is set to kick off on Saturday evening in Baker City.
GOLF: Coston wins fifth Wildhorse Senior Oregon Open
GOLF: Coston wins fifth Wildhorse Senior Oregon Open
Blaine, Washington resident Jeff Coston won his fifth Wildhorse Senior Oregon Open Invitational on Thursday afternoon.
BASEBALL: Hermiston comes up short
The Hermiston junior league baseball team was elimintated from the West Regional tournament on Thursday afternoon.
Coston jumps to Senior Open lead
After two rounds of the Wildhorse Senior Oregon Open Invitational, four-time champion Jeff Coston holds a one shot lead with the final round on Thursday.
Hermiston earns blowout win
The Hermiston Junior League team got into the win column at the West Regional tournament on Wednesday.
Chute 8 Whiskey rising in national prominence
Chute 8 Whiskey rising in national prominence
Local whiskey represented at Colorado, New Mexico rodeos.
BASEBALL: Pendleton’s Naughton has summer to remember
BASEBALL: Pendleton’s Naughton has summer to remember
Pendleton's Daniel Naughton rose from a little-known college prospect to a Division I commitment at Gonzaga in a matter of weeks this summer.
SOFTBALL: Utah eliminates Oregon from West Regional
SOFTBALL: Utah eliminates Oregon from West Regional
The Pendleton little league softball all-stars were ousted from the West Regional tournament on Thursday evening by Utah.
BLOOMIN’ BLUES: Tailcup one of hundreds of lupines
BLOOMIN’ BLUES: Tailcup one of hundreds of lupines

Common Name: Tailcup Lupine

Scientific Name: Lupinus caudatus

The Tailcup Lupine is found throughout most of western North America, from British Columbia to California, and eastward to South Dakota to Texas. There are estimated to be over...

ODFW offers free youth pheasant hunts
Youth hunters can sign up now for ODFW’s free pheasant hunts happening around the state in September.
SOFTBALL: Oregon rallies late to advance to semifinals
SOFTBALL: Oregon rallies late to advance to semifinals
The Pendleton softball all-stars advanced to the West Regional semifinals with a comeback win versus Hawaii on Tuesday.
YOUTH SPORTS: Oregon falls to Arizona to wrap pool play
Team Oregon fell to Team Arizona 7-2 in pool play at the Little League Softball West Regional on Monday.

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FOOTBALL: Bulldogs want to leave their mark in OSAA farewell
The Hermiston Bulldogs wrapped up their first full week of practice on Friday.
FOOTBALL: Buckaroos thrilled to be back
Pendleton head coach Erik Davis feels confident in his group to compete in 2017 after two straight lackluster seasons.
Ready or not, fall sports season is here
FOOTBALL: Pilot Rock to play 8-man in 2017
Farm-City Pro Rodeo wraps up 30th season

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Bloomin’ Blues: Check out that aster

Common Name: Leafy Aster

Scientific Name: Symphyotrichum foliaceum

About 25 years ago, plant...

Campfires prohibited on state parks as eclipse looms
Eclipse watchers will not be allowed to have campfires on Oregon State Parks, the agency announced Wednesday.
Paving project closes road, parking lot at Lookingglass Hatchery
Meetings scheduled to begin planning Wallowas Management Unit
Field day set for M-F shooting range

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Bolin to start at QB for Rutgers
Kyle Bolin wins starting quarterback job for Rutgers
Kansas linebacker Long dismissed after alleged gun threat
Kansas linebacker Maciah Long dismissed after alleged gun threat
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Meyer: Freshman RB J.K. Dobbins earned right to play