The following schools/districts will be closed today due to the cold, icy weather:

•Pendleton School District

•Hawthorne Alternative High School (Pendleton)

•Hawthorne Early Learning Center (Pendleton)

•Hermiston School District

•Hermiston Early Learning Center

•Hilltop Alt. High School (Hermiston)

•Athena-Weston School District

•Helix School District

•Nixyaawii Community School (Pendleton)

•Athena-Weston School District

•Morrow County School District

•Morrow Education Center

•Ione School District

The Umatilla-Morrow Education Service District will continue to update its website,, with the latest school closures/delays as those decisions are made for other school districts in Umatilla and Morrow counties.

Blue Mountain Community College reports that its Milton-Freewater campus will be closed until 10 a.m. today, and BMCC Hermiston has canceled evening classes tonight. All other classes will be held as scheduled. Visit for more information.

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