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Irrigon Hosting Hispanic Heritage Celebration on Oct. 7-8

In recognition of National Hispanic Heritage Month, the city of Irrigon is hosting a Hispanic Heritage Celebration on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 7-8 at...
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Horizen Project STEP Center to Hold Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony on Oct. 6

The Horizon Project STEP Center for Independent Living will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, Oct. 6 to celebrate the opening of the new...

UEC to Host Member Appreciation Lunches Today and Thursday

With October being National Cooperative Month, Umatilla Electric Cooperative will host a barbeque lunch for its members. Member Appreciation lunches will be held from 11...

Former U.S. Sen. Gordon Smith Endorses Ron Wyden in Senate Race

Former Republican U.S. Sen. Gordon Smith has endorsed his former political rival Sen. Ron Wyden over his Republican challenger Jo Rae Perkins. In a letter...

Hermiston Linebacker Club to Meet Thursday at Desert Lanes

The Hermiston Linebacker Club will meet from 12 to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 6 at the Desert Lanes Bowling Alley, 1545 N. 1st...

Gardening Classes Being Offered at Boardman Pool & Rec Center

The Boardman Pool and Recreation Center is starting a monthly gardening class on Oct. 5. Classes will be on the first Wednesday of the month...
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Fish & Wildlife Seeks Candidates for Fish Restoration Board

The Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife (ODFW) is seeking qualified applicants to positions for sport fishing and the commercial salmon industry on the Fish...

Boardman Pool Offering Life Skills Classes Beginning Oct. 4

The Boardman Pool and Recreation Center will begin offering a series of life skills classes for adults and teens 15 and up on Oct....

Hermiston Senior Center Serving Lunches on Tuesdays, Thursdays

The Hermiston Senior Center is now serving in-house meals on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Those planning to attend lunch are asked to call 541-567-3582 before 11...

Wyden Applauds Lower Medicare Premiums for Senior Citizens

Senate Finance Committee Chair Ron Wyden, D-Ore., issued a statement after President Joe Biden announced that Medicare Part B premiums would go down next...

Umatilla Electric’s Ryan Young Appointed to National Committee

Umatilla Electric Cooperative's Distribution Engineer Ryan Young has joined the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association Transmission and Distribution Engineering Committee. UEC Vice President of Engineering...

Rams Top Bulldogs, 49-42

Trailing 35-27 heading into the fourth quarter, the West Valley Rams put on an offensive show in the final 12 minutes to top Hermiston,...

Manulife Properties in N. East Oregon Reopen to Overnight Camping

Manulife (formerly Hancock) properties in NE Oregon reopened to overnight camping effective 12:01 a.m. today, Sept. 30. Fire danger has eased thanks to showers and...

My Garden Over Floweth in Paterson Hosting Fall Fling on Sunday

My Garden Over Floweth, 33512 W. SR 14 in Paterson, Wash., is inviting everyone to the ninth annual Fall Fling at the Farm Shop...

Hermiston to Host Faith & Blue Weekend on Oct. 8 at EOTEC

The city of Hermiston will host its first Faith & Blue Weekend on Saturday, Oct. 8 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the...
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Pendleton Farmers Market to End Summer with Block Party Today

Organizers of the Pendleton Farmers Market will bid another summer season goodbye with their annual fundraiser/block party today. The event begins at 4 p.m. in...

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....

Umatilla Electric Takes Home Overall Excellence in Communications Award

Umatilla Electric Cooperative was awarded the Northwest Public Power Association’s Overall Excellence in Communications Award on Sept. 21 during the 29th Annual Northwest Innovations...

UEC Issues Scam Alert

Umatilla Electric Cooperative is warning the public about scamming attempts. UEC members have reported calls from what appears to be a Umatilla Electric or Hermiston...

Good Shepherd Presenting Free Medicare Info Session on Oct. 4

Good Shepherd Health Care System will present a free Medicare 101 information session on Tuesday, Oct. 4. The session goes from 3 to 5 p.m....