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While attending the Dec. 1 Festival of Trees at the Hermiston Community Center, Destiny George bought a ticket for the Hermiston Kiwanis raffle tree.

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The Pendleton School District recently congratulated Suzanne Howard, director of nutrition services, for receiving awards from Sodexo, the district’s food service contractor.

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A sincere thank you to the gentleman who contacted several businesses in Hermiston to sponsor the concert on Nov. 3, 2018, ”A Toast to Bread!” An extremely talented, professional group of musicians.

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Students at McKay Creek Elementary School in Pendleton are enjoying a refurbished gymnasium this school year due to an upgrade project completed this past summer.

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The Riverfront Plaza in Pendleton recently got a little brighter — as six sunburst honeylocust were recently planted at the park.

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Milton-Freewater City Hall employees were greeted by 48 bright pink flamingos earlier this week. The plastic flock of birds was scattered throughout the lawn, in flower beds, peeking over the …

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Phase 1 Rivoli Construction work resumed last week, with Kirby Nagelhout Construction returning to continue the removal of the theater balcony and adjacent framing. The Rivoli Coalition thanks…

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A Kennewick family is thrilled with winning a heavy-duty spring rocking horse created as a way to raise money for the Department of Human Services Child Welfare program’s foster parent and chi…

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Members of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Walla Walla District’s Temporary Emergency Power Planning and Response Team recently returned after providing support in Guam.

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After decades of faithfully supporting Eastern Oregon University students, alumnus Denver Ginsey has established an endowed scholarship that will continue his family’s legacy for many years.

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The celebration of “Let’s Stirrup Some Fun!” was kicked off with the annual Umatilla County Fair Kick-Off parade. More than 100 parade entries lined the streets Aug. 4 in preparation for the 2…

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As part of World Suicide Prevention Day, the Yellowhawk Tribal Health Center Circles of Hope suicide prevention program held several activities during Pendleton Round-Up week.

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During the eighth year of Community Bank’s Earn While You Learn Program, 704 student-customers in the Eastern Oregon and southeast Washington area earned $16,777.

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Pilot Rock resident Mike Morehead has had numerous guests this summer. He captured images of a variety of insects and wildlife, including a bee and butterfly on zinnia flowers in his garden, a…

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A trio of area farms — one in Morrow County and two in Umatilla County — are being recognized as part of the Oregon Century Farm & Ranch Program.

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A foursome calling themselves “Hole in 1,” which included Randy Sperr, Jason Sperr, Elizabeth Sperr and Cindy Rogers, shot a 55 to win the Hermiston/Pendleton Special Olympics Local Program #5…