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City of Irrigon to Host ‘Trunk or Treat’ Event on Halloween

Irrigon will be hosting their second annual Trunk or Treat event on Oct. 31 from 4 to 7:30 p.m. along N.E. Main Avenue. Cars will...

Umatilla Chamber Holding Virtual Pumpkin Carving Contest

The Umatilla Chamber of Commerce is seeking entries for their second annual virtual pumpkin carving contest. Free pumpkins, courtesy of Fewell Farms, are available at...

ODOT Encourages Drivers to Be Ready for Winter Driving Conditions

Winter is on the way and the Oregon Department of Transportation has some tips to keep you safe on the road. If you must travel...

Hermiston Linebacker Club Meets Thursday at Desert Lanes

The Hermiston Linebacker Club will meet from 12 to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 28 at the Desert Lanes Bowling Alley, 1545 N. 1st...

Energy Trust of Oregon Offers Tips to Keep Heating Costs Down

Just as we head into fall and winter, energy costs are rising across the country. According to the Consumer Price Index, energy costs nationally are...

Oct. 26: Umatilla County Health Reports 151st COVID-19 Death

Umatilla County Health today reported another resident has died from COVID-19 - the 151st COVID-related death in the county. Umatilla County’s 151st death with COVID-19...

Heritage Station Museum Seeks Vendors for Artisan Market

Vendors interested in participating in the second annual Heritage Lights artisan market in December at Heritage Station Museum in Pendleton have through Nov. 1...
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Umatilla County Special Library District Board to meet Oct. 28

The Umatilla County Special Library District Board's monthly meeting will be held on Thursday, Oct. 28. The meeting will be at 5:30 p.m. at the...
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Domestic Violence Services Holding Virtual Silent Auction, Raffle

Domestic Violence Services, Inc. is hosting a virtual silent auction and raffle as this year’s Domestic Violence Awareness Month fundraiser and awareness event. Auction bidding...

Oregon Department of Ag Forming Oregon Hemp Commission

The Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA) is recruiting volunteers for temporary commissioners for the new Oregon Hemp Commission. The seven temporary Oregon Hemp Commissioners will...

Morrow County Schools Get OK for $2.4 Million in HVAC Upgrades

The Morrow County School District has received approval from the Oregon Department of Education (ODE) to use $2.4 million of federal funding to upgrade and...

Oct. 25: Umatilla County Health Reports 28 New COVID-19 Cases

Umatilla County Health today reported 28 new COVID-19 cases - down 13 from Friday's total. Today's new cases - which include new cases reported Friday...

Hermiston Community Center to Be Site of Veterans Day Breakfast

The city of Hermiston will be hosting a Veterans Day breakfast on Thursday, Nov. 11 at the Hermiston Community Center, 415 S. Highway 395. The...

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....
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Hermiston High Drama Club to Perform ‘Lend Me a Tenor’

Hermiston High School’s Drama Club is set to perform “Lend Me A Tenor,” a play by Ken Ludwig, this weekend, Oct. 23-24. Saturday’s performance is...

Oct. 21: Umatilla County Health Reports 147th-150th COVID Deaths

The number of deaths in Umatilla County due to COVID-19 climbed to 150 today as the health department reported the four more residents have...

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...

Oct. 20: Umatilla County Health Reports 146th COVID-19 Death

Umatilla County Health today reported the 146th county resident has died from COVID-19. Umatilla County’s one 146th death with COVID-19 is a 70-year-old female who...

Hermiston Linebacker Club Meets Thursday at Desert Lanes

The Hermiston Linebacker Club will meet from 12 to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 31 at the Desert Lanes Bowling Alley, 1545 N. 1st St. Hermiston...

Skyrocketing Crude Prices Push Gasoline Prices Higher

The highest crude oil prices in seven years are driving increases in pump prices. U.S. crude oil climbed to more than $82 per barrel this...