Ban includes burn barrels and yard debris piles
PENDLETON — Oregon Care Partners is hosting a free workshop on Monday, July 8, at Pendleton’s Wildhorse Resort and Casino titled “Sexuality and Capacity to Consent in the Non-Dementia Adult Po…
SALEM — Blue Mountain Community College looks to receive millions in state money to complete its regional training center project.
ATHENA — Oregon’s U.S. Rep. Greg Walden announced he would hold town halls in 13 counties, including Sunday at the Athena Elementary School, Athena. The local town hall starts at noon in the c…
BAKER CITY — Three years ago Willy Crippen had his sights set on lighting a fire in the foothills of the Elkhorn Mountains, the picture-postcard backdrop for the northeast Oregon town of Baker City.
UMATILLA COUNTY — Amid rapid developments in the Oregon Legislature on Tuesday, several Eastern Oregon counties got good news out of the capital construction committee.
MILTON-FREEWATER — Milton-Freewater police officer James Farr found Christian Rodriguez-Calvillo on his kitchen floor, soaked in blood.
HERMISTON — If you build it, will they come?
ECHO — In a city that spans less than 1 square mile, an unassuming fire station sits at the edge of downtown.
PENDLETON — Pendleton and the surrounding areas of Northeast Oregon and Southeast Washington may experience potentially dangerous thunder and lightning storms on Wednesday, according to the Na…
PENDLETON — Quinn Patrick Countryman of Weston faces felony charges after a stabbing at McKay Reservoir near Pendleton.
PORTLAND — A federal judge recently shot down a class action lawsuit seeking to end Oregon’s practice of suspending driver’s licenses for people who can’t pay fines. Two members of the Confede…
New attractions like bowling alley and arcade are set to be completed next summer
UMATILLA — David H. Johnson found his passion for owls one moonlit night in Minnesota.
Questions about Willow Creek Dam?
MILTON-FREEWATER — Milton-Freewater Police Chief Doug Boedigheimer identified the victim of the fatal stabbing that occurred Friday as Christian Rodriguez Calvillo, 22, of Milton-Freewater.
PENDLETON — The first-ever Wild West Brewfest transformed Roy Raley Park into microbrew central.
PENDLETON — Dashing dachshunds took to the street Friday as the annual Wiener Dog Race revved up with excitement.
HERMISTON — The Hermiston city council will consider an option to form a local improvement district for its South Hermiston Industrial Park on Monday.
PENDLETON — The new Oregon State Police crime lab in Pendleton is open and running.
PENDLETON — I do not do well with goodbyes.
HERMISTON — Jared Warren of Hermiston recalled his friend Trenton Williams as a life-loving buddy ready for just about any adventure.
PENDLETON — Those who knew Bob Reese say the longtime Pendleton School District business manager wasn’t afraid to face tough financial facts.
HERMISTON — Those hundreds of plastic grocery bags stuffed under your kitchen sink are about to become a rare commodity in Oregon.
PENDLETON — Like every other stage of the Pendleton Round-Up’s expansion, the association’s approach to its latest development has been careful and methodical.
HEPPNER — The The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers invites members of the public to attend a town hall about Willow Creek Dam.
PENDLETON — Local companies and public bodies are on the hook for thousands of dollars for water and air pollution.
MILTON-FREEWATER — A 22-year-old man died after he was found with stab wounds in Milton-Freewater.
PENDLETON — U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden will hold town halls on June 30 in Umatilla County.
SALEM — Single-family homes have long dominated the housing market in Oregon.
ECHO — Robert Peachey may have lost a leg two years ago, but he didn’t lose his drive for community service.
HERMISTON — The Umatilla County Fire District 1 will set fire to the Hermiston Butte Saturday in preparation for July 4. The burning may be rescheduled if it becomes too windy on Saturday.
PENDLETON — With grass curing at lower elevations, fire managers announced they are preparing for a “normal” fire season in Northeast Oregon and the accompanying smoke and safety hazards.
PENDLETON — The Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution recently had an escape.
MILTON-FREEWATER — Rob Clark spent nearly his entire educational career in Washington, and the six years he didn’t, he was stationed just a few miles away from the Evergreen State’s southern border.
OREGON CITY — A Hermiston woman suffered serious injuries Wednesday in a head-on crash near Oregon City. Oregon State Police also reported three other crashes that day claimed four lives statewide.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. House Energy and Commerce Chairman Frank Pallone, Jr., D-New Jersey, and Republican leader Greg Walden, R-Oregon, teamed up to stop robocalls.
BAKER CITY — Baker County’s three-member board of commissioners voted unanimously Wednesday morning to terminate the county’s contract with Greg Smith & Company LLC for economic developmen…
STANFIELD — The Stanfield city council was presented with options for raising water rates on Tuesday, but decided to delay their decision until after a new city manager is hired.
PENDLETON — After discussing the Eastern Oregon Regional Airport’s past and present, the Pendleton City Council made three decisions that will affect its future.
PENDLETON — Umatilla and Morrow counties are joining forces to ask the state to set up a workforce development board covering only the two counties.
STANFIELD — Stanfield might put Highway 395 on a diet, but it has nothing to do with counting calories.
NEW YORK — Joy Harjo, the first Native American to be named U.S. poet laureate, has been ready for a long time.
SALEM — The Oregon Commission on Historic Cemeteries awarded grants to 12 historic cemetery projects throughout the state with four in Umatilla County. The grants totaled $62,394, and amounts …
Current council goals are improving infrastructure, land development, housing, and economic development
PENDLETON — Eastern Oregon might not bear the heat of the state’s new rules curtailing solar projects on high-value farmland.
Pendleton Development Commission could vote on $3 million proposal as soon as July
HERMISTON — The Umatilla County Sheriff’s Office is investigating what led to the deaths of two people Saturday while boating on the Columbia River.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley and U.S. Reps. Peter DeFazio and Greg Walden sought federal disaster assistance for spring storms that hit Curry, Douglas, Grant, Linn,…
HERMISTON — A two-car collision on Highway 395 outside Hermiston city limits on Tuesday sent one person to a regional hospital with serious injuries.
LA GRANDE — Peter Eke, an Eastern Oregon University senior from Nigeria, did not travel light when he returned to his homeland last summer.
PENDLETON — The Pendleton office of the Driver and Motor Vehicle Services Division announced it will change the hours of operations July 1.
PASCO — The eastern Washington chapter of the Mutual UFO Network invites the public to attend a presentation Saturday in the Tri-Cicites.
JOSEPH — The Environmental Protection Agency has begun removing potentially contaminated barrels from Wallowa Lake. Despite initial fears, the barrels seem to have been full of lake water, tho…
HEPPNER — A house destroyed by fire more than two months ago remains gutted but still standing at 485 Linden Way, and the owner has yet to clean the remains.