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PENDLETON — Col. David Doran, a member of the Oregon Army National Guard recently completed fellowships at MIT and Harvard University and also served as a strategic planner in the Chief’s Acti…

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HERMISTON — The Hermiston School District will resume on-site registration and Chromebook collection Aug. 10-13 at the district office, 305 S.W. 11th St. Available times for registration are M…

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PENDLETON — Following the success of this year's Open Regional Online Photography Exhibit, Pendleton Center for the Art is interested in showcasing the photos of a younger crowd — ages 6-12 — …

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HEPPNER — Bank of Eastern Oregon is collecting school supplies for local elementary students at its 15 Oregon branches. These supplies will be distributed to local schools.

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The Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation (CTUIR) is among 21 tribal communities across the country to receive a $30,000 grant from the Wells Fargo Foundation, in partnership …

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LA GRANDE — When the pandemic hit Union County and the sudden surge in numbers escalated, Union County became a priority for Pacific Islander leaders statewide, according to a press release fr…

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LARAMIE, Wyo. — The University of Wyoming listed Bryce Thul of Adams on its 2020 spring semester President’s Honor Roll.

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HERMISTON — Gov. Kate Brown returned Umatilla County to baseline "Stay Home, Save Lives" restrictions effective at noon on Friday, July 31. In light of this order,  the Hermiston School Distri…

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PENDLETON — The families and friends of residents at McKay Creek Estates, a Prestige assisted living facility at 1601 Southgate Place in Pendleton, will participate in a drive-by car show for …

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HERMISTON — Soroptimist International of the Greater Hermiston Area recently installed officers for the 2020-2021 club year at a meeting held in McKenzie Park in Hermiston. New officers are Vi…

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GALESBURG, Ill. — Lydia Mitchell of Pendleton has been named to the Knox College Dean's List of distinguished students for the 2020 Spring Term. To be named to the Dean's List, a student must …

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WESTON — The Weston Public Library’s photo archive has recently gone online, and is available through a link on the Weston Library’s website, www.westonpubliclibrary.com. It contains around 50…

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PENDLETON — The Pendleton Public Library and Pendleton Parks & Recreation have teamed up to offer the first Story Walk installation at Community Park, 1000 S.W. 37th St.

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DAYTON, Wash. — The Dayton Historical Depot Society has announced its annual fundraiser auction, which supports the day-to-day operations of the Dayton Historic Depot Museum. Instead of gather…

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BOARDMAN — Boardman East Lamb Weston recently donated $5,000 to the Agape House food program, one of Eastern Oregon Mission‘s services to meet the needs of the community’s most vulnerable residents.

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CASCADE LOCKS — Visitors to the Columbia River Gorge and local residents can now take advantage of a discounted museum pass that gives free admission for up to four people at nine regional mus…

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PENDLETON — Beginning Monday, July 20, the Pendleton Public Library will allow patrons to schedule 30-minute appointments to enter the library and choose items to check out.

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BAKER CITY — The Wasteland Kings are the headliner for the Sunday, July 12, Powder River Music Review at the Powder River Pavilion in Geiser-Pollman Park in Baker City from 4-5:30 p.m. The con…

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ELGIN — The Friends of the Joseph Branch Board of Directors has watched the status of the COVID-19 virus pandemic closely and recently made the decision to not run the Eagle Cap Excursion Trai…

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BATON ROUGE, La. — Naomi Thompson of Pendleton was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society. T…

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CORVALLIS — The Scholastic Honor Roll for spring term 2020 has been announced by Oregon State University. A total of 7,004 students earned a B-plus (3.5) or better to make the listing. To be o…

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Mark Hogge and Gail Whitbread were married on June 20, 1970, at the Presbyterian Church in Baker, Oregon. They met when Gail was in eighth grade and Mark was a junior in high school. Mark had …

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SUMMER LAKE — PLAYA, an arts and sciences collaborative community in Southeast Oregon's high desert, is offering special online events during August and September.

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HERMISTON — The Veterans of Foreign Wars Desert Post 4750 Auxiliary will hold its monthly meeting on Saturday, July 11, at 10 a.m. at the VFW hall, 45 W. Cherry Ave., Hermiston.

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PENDLETON — PEO Chapter EM of Pendleton has awarded the annual Phyllis Walnum Jambura Memorial Scholarship in the amount of $1,500 to Pendleton High School graduate Cristal Ponce-Palomera.

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TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Sara Grady, of Arlington, was named to The University of Alabama Dean's List for spring 2020.

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PENDLETON — Reagan Sokoloski, a Pendleton High School senior, is the 2020 recipient of the $1,000 Roberta Frasier Anderson Diversity Scholarship, presented by PFLAG Pendleton Chapter.

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PENDLETON — Due to the current status of COVID-19 in Umatilla County, the Pendleton Public Library has made the difficult decision to cancel the annual book sale. However, smaller events have …