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Free COVID Testing Set for Saturday in Hermiston, Umatilla

Free COVID-19 testing takes place twice a month in Hermiston, Stanfield and Umatilla. Testing takes place every first and third Saturday now through Aug. 21...

Stokes Landing Senior Center in Irrgion Offering Drive-Through Meals

Stokes Landing Senior Center, 195 N.W. Opal Place in Irrigon, is offering drive-through meals. Meals are to be picked up between 12 and 12:30 p.m....

Western States Approve Vaccinations for People 12 and Older

On May 12, the Western States Scientific Safety Review Workgroup agreed to extend COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to people ages 12 and older. The workgroup concluded that the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine is “safe and effective in...

UEC Business Resource Center Holding Youth Entrepreneur Contest

Umatilla Electric Cooperative Business Resource Center today announced the UEC Youth Entrepreneur Contest open to all incoming high school students. Applications will open on May...

May 13: Umatilla County Health Reports 17 New COVID-19 Cases

Umatilla County Health today reported 17 new COVID-19 cases - down two from Wednesday. Today's new cases bring the county's overall total to 8,260. There are...

Hermiston Junior Academy Hosting Kindergarten Roundup on Friday

Hermiston Junior Academy, 1300 N.W. Academy Lane, is hosting Kindergarten Round-Up Visitation Day this Friday, May 14 for prospective students who will be 5...

May 12: Umatilla County Health Reports 19 New COVID-19 Cases

Umatilla County Health today reported 19 new COVID-19 cases - down seven from Tuesday. Today's new cases bring the county's overall total to 8,243. There are...

Umatilla County to Get Money for Emergency Housing Vouchers

U.S. Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley today announced that 31 Oregon counties and cities – including Umatilla County - will receive about $12.8...

Hermiston Spring Bazaar Set for Community Center on Saturday

More than 80 local and regional vendors will open booths with hand-made and artisan products for sale at the Hermiston Spring Bazaar on Saturday,...
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Two Rivers Inmate Dies in Custody

An Oregon Department of Corrections (DOC) adult in custody, Rickie S. Sibbitt, died May 7. Sibbitt was incarcerated at Two Rivers Correctional Institution (TRCI) in...

Boardman Splash Pad Now Open

The Boardman Splash Pad is now open for the 2021 season. Due to COVID-19, attendees are asked to keep six feet of space between each...

Veterans Golf Tournament Set for Saturday at Big River Golf Course

The Conrad Skinner Memorial Veterans Golf Tournament takes place this Saturday, May 15 at the Big River Golf Course in Umatilla. Veterans will golf for...

May 11: Umatilla County Health Reports 26 New COVID-19 Cases

Umatilla County Health today reported 26 new COVID-19 cases - up 17 from Monday. Today's new cases bring the county's overall total to 8,224. There are...

HPD Weekend Activity Report

Here’s a rundown of the Hermiston Police Department's cases from night shift Friday through night shift Sunday: Two information reports Two crash investigations One...

Irrigon Accepting Vendor Applications for Upcoming Spring Bazaar

Irrigon City Hall is accepting vendor applications for the Spring Bazaar, set for Saturday, May 22 on the Irrigon Plaza. Applications are available on the...

May 10: Umatilla County Health Reports 9 New COVID-19 Cases

Umatilla County Health today reported nine new COVID-19 cases - down one from Friday. Today's new cases - which include new cases reported Friday through...
Umatilla County Sheriff Patrols

Woman Dies in ATV Accident

A Pendleton woman died Saturday afternoon in an ATV accident. The Umatilla County Sheriff's Dispatch Center received a call around 3 p.m. reporting two people...

Harkenrider Senior Center Offering Delivery, Take-Out Lunches Only

The Harkenider Senior Center in Hermiston is offering Meals on Wheels and take-out meals on available Tuesdays and Thursdays only. Call before 10 a.m. to...

May 7: Umatilla County Health Reports 10 New COVID-19 Cases

Umatilla County Health today reported 10 new COVID-19 cases - up one from Thursday. Today's new cases bring the county's overall total to 8,189. There are...

BMCC Holding May 15 Car Cruise in Lieu of Annual Car Show

The ninth annual Blue Mountain Community College (BMCC) Cruisin’ for Scholarships Car Show will take to the road this year with a “car cruise” on...