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Friday, February 23, 2018

Boardman City Council to Hold Special Meeting on Feb. 20

The Boardman City Council will hold a special meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 20. The council will discuss an ordinance regarding an access easement vacation and...
Sunset Elementary School

Sunset Staff to Participate in McTeacher’s Night on Feb. 20

Sunset Elementary will participate in McTeacher’s Night on Tuesday, Feb. 20 at Hermiston’s McDonald's Restaurant.  School Principal Jared Farley and mascot Rocky Raccoon, along with...

IMESD Celebrates Dental Health Month with School-Based Events

The month of February is Dental Health Month, but the InterMountain Education Service District (IMESD) is hoping that children in eastern Oregon are thinking...

HPD Reminds Public of Safe Way to Dispose of Old Prescriptions

The Hermiston Police Department is reminding residents of a safe way to dispose of unused prescription drugs. The police department has a prescription drug drop...

Wildhorse Resort & Casino to Hold Career Fair in Pendleton on Feb. 20

Wildhorse Resort & Casino in Pendleton will host a Career Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 20 from 3 to 6 p.m. in Cayuse Hall. The...

Boardman Pool & Rec Center to Offer Youth Swim Lessons

Registration ends Feb. 26 for Boardman Pool & Recreation Center’s March youth swim lessons. Levels 1-6 will be taught on each Friday of the month....

Hermiston Energy Services to Conduct System Inventory

Hermiston Energy Services (HES) has selected Toth and Associates, Inc. to perform a full-asset inventory of its electrical distribution system starting today. Toth and Associates...

25 Words, 25 Years: ‘Personal Ad’ Love Match Stands the Test of Time

Thelma Wynne was a mental health therapist, living on a small acreage near Eugene. She was 48 and lonesome, having divorced a few years...

Learn to ‘Spot the Weather’ During Special Training Class

In cooperation with Umatilla County Emergency Management, the National Weather Service will hold a weather spotter training class at the Umatilla County Sheriff’s Office...

Umatilla County, Volunteers Help Family Recover From Flooding

Saturday morning a group of volunteers from around the region assembled along with Team Rubicon and Umatilla County Emergency Management to provide recovery assistance to...
Police Response

2 Charged with DUII During Super Bowl Sunday in Umatilla County

The Umatilla County Sheriff’s Office conducted enhanced patrols immediately before and after the Super Bowl on Feb. 4.  Deputies contacted 13 subjects during the enhanced patrols,...

Hermiston School Board Moving Spring Break to April

The Hermiston Board of Directors approved the 2018-19 school calendar at its regular board meeting on Monday. There will be two full weeks of winter...
Hermiston City Hall

Hermiston Seeks to Fill Three Planning Commission Positions

The city of Hermiston is seeking applications for three vacancies on the Planning Commission – positions #7, #8 and #9 – for the unexpired...

Domestic Violence Services Offering Volunteer Training Sessions

Domestic Violence Services, Inc. of Umatilla and Morrow counties is offering free volunteer training at the Pendleton Advocacy Office from Feb. 28 through March...

Good Shepherd’s Commitment to Excellence Recognized

The 18th Annual Night of Excellence Summit Awards Celebration was the culmination of this year's Health Care Service Excellence Conference (HCSEC) held at the...
Meeting

County Library District to Hold Monthly Board Meeting on Feb. 15

The Umatilla County Special Library District Board's August meeting will be held on Thursday, Feb. 15. The meeting will be at 5:15 p.m. in the...
Police Response

Truck Driver Dies in Accident Just Outside of Hermiston

A Spokane man died from injuries suffered in crash outside of Hermiston on Friday. Just after midnight on Feb. 9, Oregon State Police troopers from...
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Library District to Hold Retreat

The Umatilla County Special Library District Board will  hold a Board Retreat on Saturday, Feb. The retreat will be 8 am to noon at the...

City of Boardman Begins Upgrades to Water, Sewer Systems

Digging will soon begin on upgrades to Boardman’s water and sewer systems. New pipe can be seen stacked along roadways in preparation for the project....
Baseball

Irrigon Little League Signups Get Under Way Today

Irrigon Little League will hold three signup events for their 2018 season. The first one is this afternoon from 4 to 6 p.m. Subsequent dates...

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