City's auditor also finds some weaknesses in review of city's finances
Antonio Vasquez-Vargas, of Walla Walla, faces a murder charge for the shooting death of Renee Luiz-Antonio in late 2018 in Umapine.
Boardman's Ordnance Brewing is a staple for many local beer drinkers. But the company got a bigger stage last weekend at the Best of Craft Beer awards, which took place in Bend.
The trio of state legislators on the video screen in the Blue Mountain Community College conference room left no doubt they are not in love with Oregon’s cap and trade proposal.
UPDATE: At 11:30 a.m., Oregon Department of Transportation announced the interstate was open again between Pendleton and La Grande.
In the months since Gorge Aviation Services took over management of the Hermiston Municipal Airport, the airport has expanded its services.
Airport manager says new hangar could create "several dozen" jobs
Pendleton administrators say they can't address long-term issues without more funding
PENDLETON — Murder defendant Antonio Vasquez-Vargas waived his right to a bail hearing.
Veronica Rivera of Hermiston will spend six months in federal prison after she was sentenced on Tuesday for selling fentanyl.
A call out of the blue could help Blue Mountain Wildlife generate the seed money for massive upgrades at its Pendleton facility.
A winter storm is expected to bring heavy snow across northeast Oregon and and southeast Washington beginning Tuesday afternoon.
A severed fiber optic line between Lexington and Echo disconnected thousands of internet customers on Monday, according to the CEO of a local internet provider.
U.S. Rep. Greg Walden’s town hall meeting Monday morning in Boardman was his first public appearance in the area since being re-elected to Oregon’s Congressional District 2. By noon he was in …
Umatilla County and its deputy district attorneys have a tentative deal on a new labor contract that increases pay 2 percent a year for three years.
Officiating is often a thankless job, but Saturday night, veteran referee George Gillette felt the love.
Eastern Oregon artisans helped bring in scholarship money for Blue Mountain Community College students Saturday at the second annual Imbibe @Blue fundraiser.
The eastbound lanes of Interstate 84 closed 6 miles east of Pendleton at exit 216 because of a truck on file near milepost 257 near La Grande.
A Boardman man who fled a rollover crash on Interstate 84 on Thursday night was found hours later, unresponsive and suffering from severe hypothermia about 4 miles from the crash.
Outside Dorothy McCauley’s front door is a sign that reads “Live & Love to the Fullest.”
HERMISTON — Hermiston police Thursday arrested two suspects for robbery.
Former Umatilla County Commissioner Larry Givens said its time for the county to have a manager and part-time commissioners.
Pendleton City Council will consider loan proposal Tuesday
HERMISTON — Rep. Greg Walden announced he will hold a town hall meeting in March in Hermiston.
Leaving a child in someone else’s care can be stressful for any parent, but it can be amplified by the challenges many families face finding a child care provider in the first place.
Committee seeks public's thoughts on upcoming budget
The snow and ice claimed a Main Street building as its victim Friday.
PILOT ROCK — Pilot Rock is another step closer to having new sewer lagoons. The city council on Jan. 29 approved a notice of intention to award the bid to Silver Creek Contracting of Heppner.
As lawmakers in Salem work to tackle the state’s housing shortage, Eastern Oregon cities seem to have found some solutions.
Four finalists have made their pitches to be the next president of Blue Mountain Community College. Now they just have to sit tight and wait to see who gets the job.
Snowfall for February in Pendleton has already risen to record highs. The accumulation is more than making up for the meager trace that dusted the town last month.
Firefighters are no stranger to scaling heights and putting themselves in strenuous situations to save others.
Contractor reports that the project is on-track and on-budget
A year after a gunman killed 17 students at a high school in Parkland, Florida, the local response was smaller.
A Pendleton officer had to go it alone early Thursday in catching a man on the run. Police Chief Stuart Roberts said officer Chase Addleman did his job well in catching Martin Carrillo Arizmendi.
As Oregon communities struggle to fix housing problems, solutions sponsored by legislators on the west side of the state are drawing complaints from Eastern Oregon.
Oregon State Police reported one man suffered extensive injuries when the semi he was driving crashed into another and caught fire Wednesday night between La Grande and Pendleton.
Some councilors express disappointment in scope of transportation funding analysis
A doctor from Heppner has pleaded guilty in federal court to tax evasion.
Morrow County is going to be home to the nation’s first large-scale energy facility to combine power from wind, solar and battery storage.
Andy McAnally owns another Pendleton hot spot — Dave’s 12th Street Food Mart.
Franca and Mike Krajeski’s love story is untraditional and tragic. They spent their daily visits playing dominoes and talking for hours in the prison visitation area. He died in her arms last month.
Region needs continued precipitation this winter to maintain future surface water supply
Hermiston Police Department arrested Dustin Sanders, 35, over the weekend, and he is suspected of possessing stolen property.
A stream of melted snow rushes over Kash Kash Road on Tuesday afternoon on the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation south of Mission. Rain and snowmelt are expected to cause …
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Greg Walden announced he plans to hold a town hall meeting Monday in Boardman. The Republican from Hood River stated he is excited about continuing the series of p…
Individuals, businesses and government bodies booked the Eastern Oregon Trade and Event Center for a total of 210 events in 2018.
Echo School District has an unofficial policy: If it’s nice enough to go sledding, it’s nice enough to go to school.
The winter storm that closed freeways and schools proved a financial boon for the crew with Pendleton-based NW Installations.
New bar and performance venue will open with an April 5 concert
Driving a car in the ice and snow can be nerve-wracking, so imagine driving an 18-wheeler in the stuff.
Hermiston residents trying to get home from the Tri-Cities had a harrowing experience on Saturday after white-out conditions and a multi-vehicle pile-up stranded hundreds of drivers on Interstate 82.
No Eastern Oregon outdoor skills day would be complete without hunting stories.
When I tell friends and family that I am going on vacation, I almost always get the same response.
City has the worst pavement quality score compared to six towns of similar size