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Morrow County Holding Drive-Through Vaccine Clinic for Residents 65 & Over

The Morrow County Health Department is holding a drive-through COVID-19 vaccine clinic for county residents over 65 years old this Friday, Feb. 26 in...

States Set Initial 2021 Columbia River Spring Chinook Recreational Seasons

Fishery managers from Oregon and Washington adopted recreational spring Chinook salmon and steelhead seasons for the Columbia River during a joint state hearing on...

Lions Club Selling ‘Mo’s Famous Chowder’ for Scholarship Program

The Hermiston Lions Club is again selling Mo’s Famous Clam Chowder now through March 8. Proceeds will help support the club’s annual college scholarships program,...

Campus Life to Hold Annual Auction During 3-Day Facebook Event

Hermiston Campus Life will hold their third annual fund-raising auction - The Gathering – as a three-day Facebook Live event that is free to...

Harkenrider Senior Center Offering Delivery, Take-Out Lunches Only

The Hermiston Senior Center has discontinued in-house meals for the time being. Meals on Wheels and take-out meals are still available Tuesdays and Thursdays only....

PPP Deadline Draws Near

By Greg Smith Businesses which have not yet applied for the first or second draw of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) need to do so...

Free COVID Testing Set for Saturday in Hermiston, Stanfield

Free COVID-19 testing will take place at the Umatilla Electric Cooperative (UEC) Hermiston office parking lot and at Stanfield Elementary on Saturday, Feb. 27. The...

Feb. 23: Umatilla County Health Reports 81st COVID-Related Death

Umatilla County Health today reported another person has died from coronavirus - the 81st COVID-related death in the county. Umatilla County’s 81st death with COVID-19...

Good Shepherd Virtual Event to Focus on Nutrition & Heart Health

February is Heart Health Month, so Good Shepherd Health Care System’s Lunch & Learn presentation, set for this Thursday, Feb. 25, will be focused...
Baseball

Registration Now Open for Hermiston Little League 2021 Season

Hermiston Little League has announced the opening of registration for the 2021 season. All signups are done on the league’s website. Registration closes on Feb....

HPD Weekend Activity Report

Here’s a rundown of the Hermiston Police Department's cases from night shift Friday through night shift Sunday: One theft report One warrant arrest One...

Hermiston Kiwanis Club Accepting Applications for $1,000 Scholarships

The Hermiston Noon Kiwanis Club is accepting applications for its 2021 Perry Johnson and Russell Dorran Post-Secondary Education Scholarships. Three $1,000 scholarships will be awarded...

Feb. 22: Umatilla County Health Reports 72 New COVID-19 Cases

Umatilla County Health today reported 72 new COVID-19 cases. Today's numbers bring the county's overall total to 7,631. There are currently 355 presumed cases of COVID-19....

Altrusa Accepting Applications for Dorothy Juve Memorial Scholarship

The Altrusa International Foundation of Hermiston is now accepting applications for the Dorothy Juve Memorial Scholarship. The scholarship is an award for up to $3,500...

Hermiston Parks Department Seeks Vendors for May 15 Spring Bazaar

The Hermiston Parks and Recreation Department is seeking vendors for the Hermiston Spring Bazaar, set for Saturday, May 15 in the Hermiston Community Center...

Feb. 19: Umatilla County Health Reports 12 New COVID-19 Cases

Umatilla County Health today reported 12 new COVID-19 cases - down nine from Thursday. Today's numbers bring the county's overall total to 7,559. There are currently...

County Library District to Hold Monthly Board Meeting

The Umatilla County Special Library District Board's monthly meeting will be held on Thursday, Feb. 25. The meeting will be at 5:30 p.m. via Zoom....

Feb. 18: Umatilla County Health Reports 21 New COVID-19 Cases

Umatilla County Health today reported 21 new COVID-19 cases - up 11 from Wednesday. Today's numbers bring the county's overall total to 7,547. There are currently...

Feb. 17: Umatilla County Health Reports 10 New COVID-19 Cases

Umatilla County Health today reported 10 new COVID-19 cases. Today's numbers bring the county's overall total to 7,526. There are currently 355 presumed cases of COVID-19....

Tollgate Highway Remains Closed

OR204 – otherwise known as the Tollgate Highway - remains closed between milepost zero near Weston and milepost 39 near Elgin due to severe...