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Saturday, September 22, 2018
Budget committee

Committee Reviews City's $50.5 Million Budget

The Hermiston Budget Committee met for three hours Tuesday night to go over the city’s proposed $50,559,113 budget for fiscal year 2013-2014. The 144-page document...

Hermiston District Shortens Wednesday Schedule

Starting this fall, students in the Hermiston School District will have 45 minutes of free time every Wednesday in order to give teachers time...
School Board Votes

Board Votes To Hire Roberts to Lead Desert View

Michael Roberts will be the next principal at Desert View Elementary School. The Hermiston School Board of Education unanimously approved Roberts' appointment on Monday evening...
HCC 5-13-13

City, County Reach Agreements on EOTEC

Agreements Outline Management, Financial Responsibilities The Hermiston City Council approved a pair of intergovernmental agreements Monday night between the city and Umatilla County to help...

Subdivision to be Developed on W. Highland Avenue

The Hermiston City Council on Monday annexed 6.5 acres of land that will be used to develop a residential subdivision. The land, located on W....

HPD Issues Warning for E-Mail Scam

The Hermiston Police Department is warning the public about a scam e-mail that may be circulating. The e-mail claims to be from a woman in...
EOHEC

EOU to Bring Agribusiness to Region

Initial courses offered at the Eastern Oregon Higher Education Center this fall aim to bring students and industry together. Offered by Eastern Oregon University, course...

Free Tour of Water Basin Project Set for Wednesday

The Tour of Knowledge is sponsoring a free educational tour of the Umatilla Water Basin Aquifer Recharge Project, on Wednesday, May 15 at 2...

Desert View Counselor Earns Ph.D.

Desert View Elementary School Counselor Michelle Jensen earned her Ph.D., in counseling. Jensen started her course of study with Oregon State University in 2009, focusing...
Highway crash

Man Dies in Collision on Highway 11 Near Pendleton

A Walla Walla man died today from injuries he sustained in a two-vehicle crash near Pendleton. The accident occurred around 8:50 a.m. on Friday on...

Rural Health Care Bill Passes in House, 59-0

A bill to help primary care providers who commit to serving in rural or medically underserved areas of the state passed the Oregon House...
National Honor Society

HHS Inducts 13 students into National Honor Society

Thirteen Hermiston High School students were inducted into the school’s chapter of the National Honor Society Thursday night in a ceremony held in the...
Umatilla School District

No Cuts or Layoffs for Umatilla School District

In a time of budget constraints for many districts, no layoffs or program cuts are planned for the Umatilla School District. According to Umatilla District...
OSP Chase

Pendleton Man Has No Good, Very Bad Day

A Pendleton man faces a host of charges, including a felony, after leading an Oregon State Police trooper on a 50-plus-mile chase that didn’t...
Umatilla Cowboy

Umatilla Seeks More Citizen Involvement

How can Umatilla improve the quality of life for its residents? At least two city business owners are taking an active approach to the question. Dave...

Hermiston's Proposed Budget Available Online

The city of Hermiston's proposed budget is now available online at the city’s website. The Hermiston Budget Committee will meet and hear public input on...
Umatilla Annexes Land

Water Rate Increases Concern Umatilla Residents

Discounts Available for Eligible Residents Water and sewer rates again usurped discussion for the Umatilla City Council on Tuesday night. In April, the council authorized a...
Drive 4 UR School

Test Drives to Raise Money for Outdoor School

Across the United States, educational programs are being cut annually, primarily due to growing budgetary constraints and lack of funding. The budget cuts to schools...
Michael Roberts Desert View

Maiocco Recommends Roberts for Desert View Job

Hermiston School District Superintendent Dr. Fred Maiocco said on Tuesday that he will recommend Michael Roberts to the Board of Education for appointment as...
Hermiston Water, Sewer Rates

Spaces Available for Hermiston Bus Tour

There are still 13 spaces available for a guided bus tour of City of Hermiston facilities set for Saturday, May 11. The free tour will...

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