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Hermiston Parks Profiles

A Look At Hermiston's 12 Parks

Looking for a nice place to have a picnic? Or take your dog on a walk? Maybe play some basketball? Or just looking for...
TenEyck Joins Umatilla Council

TenEyck Selected for Umatilla City Council

Roak TenEyck is the newest member of the Umatilla City Council. On Tuesday night, the Umatilla City Council interviewed three candidates for the position: TenEyck,...
Huckleberry

Stalking the Wild Huckleberry

This story first appeared in the September 2012 issue of Ruralite Each summer of her childhood, Linda Jones would find herself swept up into a...
Dallas-HHS Preview

Bulldogs Dominate Rex Putnam, 48-7

It was quite an opening night Friday for both the Hermiston Bulldogs and the newly-renovated Kennison Field. A record crowd of 2,500 was on hand...
Bill Hansell

Hansell Looks Back on 1st Year in Senate

During a meeting with the Hermiston City Council this week, State Sen. Bill Hansell (R-District 29) gave a recap of his first year in...
BMCC Bond Measure

Hermiston to Show Support for BMCC Bond

The Hermiston City Council will make official its support of Blue Mountain Community College’s capital improvement bond measure at its Sept. 9 meeting. Hermiston Mayor...

Council OKs Renovation Project for HPD

The Hermiston Police Department got the approval of the Hermiston City Council this week to renovate a portion of the Safety Center. According to Hermiston...

Councilors at Odds Over Mobile Food Vending

On Monday night, the Hermiston City Council debated aspects of the draft ordinance regulating mobile food vendors. That debate continued on Tuesday with one...
Mobile Food Vendor Debate

Councilor: We're Trying to Avoid a Monopoly

The ongoing effort by the Hermiston City Council to establish an ordinance regulating mobile food vendors continued Monday night and will stretch into at...
Hospital Land

City Clears Way for Psychiatric Treatment Center

The Hermiston City Council cleared the way Monday night for a new psychiatric treatment facility by annexing a little more than an acre of...

Walden Seeks Wounded Warrior Fellow

U.S. Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.) announced today that his office has been selected to host a Wounded Warrior fellow, who will serve as a...

HPD Arrests 5 in Connection with Stolen Vehicle

A stolen vehicle investigation led to the arrests of five Hermiston residents on Sunday. Hermiston police officers conducted a “knock and talk” at 1735 N.E....

Council to Consider Land Annexation Request

The Hermiston City Council will hold a public hearing tonight to consider a request to annex more than 50,000 square feet of land for...

Authors, Runners to Speak to HHS Students

Authors Olympian Adam Goucher and Tim Catalano will meet with Hermiston High School athletes on Tuesday at 7 p.m. to discuss Running/Living the Life...
Kennison Opening

Hermiston Has a Kennison Field Day!

On Feb. 11, a small crowd gathered in the grass next to the track at Hermiston High School to break ground on the Kennison...
Kennison Field

District Announces Kennison Field Behavior Standards

With the opening of the newly-renovated Kennison Field Complex, the Hermiston School District has announced behavior standards for youth spectators in an effort to...

Comments Sought on Proposed Generation Facility

The Oregon Department of Energy is seeking public comment on a proposal to build a natural gas-powered electric generation facility in Hermiston. The facility, to...

Altrusa Now Accepting Scholarship Applications

Altrusa is now accepting applications for the fall/winter term for the Linda Gilleese Memorial Educational Scholarship. Each year in the fall and spring, Altrusa International...
Bald Eagles

Eagles Spotted Along Columbia Gorge

I was heading west along the Columbia Gorge last fall when I came across these two beautiful bald eagles perched on a branch of...

New Wednesday School Schedule Takes Effect

The Hermiston School District will open its doors for the 2013-14 school year on Monday, Aug. 26. One of the changes to the school...

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