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Kiwanis Club of Hermiston Collecting Food for Agape House on Feb. 11

The Kiwanis Club of Hermiston is collecting non-perishable food items for Agape House on Saturday, Feb. 11. Donated food can be dropped off at Safeway,...

SAGE Center Hosting Movie Double Feature This Coming Saturday

The SAGE Center, 101 Olson Road in Boardman, will be hosting a movie double feature this Saturday, Feb. 4 following the SAGE Saturday family...

Columbia Gorge Museums Passes Available for 10 Museums

The Columbia Gorge Arts & Culture Alliance is again offering discounted passes for admission to 10 museums in the gorge. The 2023 Columbia Gorge Museums...

Good Shepherd, OSP Offering Free Car Seat Checks on Feb. 7

Good Shepherd Health Care System and Oregon State Police are sponsoring free car seat checks to ensure correct installation for maximum child safety. The event...

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....

DJ Sub to Perform at Wildhorse

DJ Sub will perform live at the Wildhorse Sports Bar in Pendleton this Friday and Saturday. The live DJ will take the stage at 8...

HPD Arrest Log

The following are recent arrests made by the Hermiston Police Department: Jan. 31: Xavier Michael Rodriguez, 31, was arrested near N.E. 3rd Street and E....

Hermiston Middle School Students Receive National Recognition

Hermiston School District middle school broadcasting students received national recognition this winter as three Sandstone Middle School (SMS) students competed in the Student Television...

Irrigon Chamber Seeks Nominations for Citizen Recognition Night

Nomination forms are now available for the 2023 Time to Shine Citizen Recognition Night, presented by the Irrigon Chamber of Commerce. Forms can be picked...

Hermiston Senior Center Serving Lunch 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...

Hermiston to Host Open House to Plan City’s Newest Park

The Hermiston Parks & Recreation Department will host a park planning open house on Thursday, Feb. 9. The event takes place from 5:30 to 6:30...

OSEA Offering $500 Scholarships

Chapter 10 of the Oregon School Employees Association is offering two $500 scholarships to help those seeking to further their education. One award is for...
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5th Annual ‘My VIP and Me Dance’ Takes Place Feb. 11 in Boardman

The fifth annual My VIP and Me Dance – previously known as the Daddy/Daughter Dance – is set for Saturday, Feb. 11 at the...

Boardman City Council to Hold Executive Session on Feb. 7

The Boardman City Council will hold an executive session on Tuesday, Feb. 7, at 6 p.m. at Boardman City Hall. The purpose of the executive...
Police Response

Driver Dies in Single-Vehicle Accident

A motorist was killed Monday in single-vehicle accident on Highway 86 in Baker County. According to the Oregon State Police, the accident occurred near milepost...
BMCC

OCCA Responds to Governor’s Budget for Community Colleges

Oregon Gov. Tina Kotek on Tuesday released the Governor’s Recommended Budget (GRB) for the 2023-2025 biennium, which includes a 6.4 percent increase to the...
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Hermiston High Drama Club to Present ‘Newsies the Musical’

Hermiston High School’s Drama Club will give four performances of Newsies the Musical in February. Performances will be on Feb. 10, 11 and 17 at...
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Altrusa to Host Fundraiser for Homeless Youth in Pendleton

Love Keeps Us Warm, a benefit for homeless youth in Pendleton hosted by Altrusa International, is set for Saturday, Feb. 4 at Hamley’s Slickfork...

Boardman Names Three Finalists for City Manager Position

The city of Boardman has announced the candidates for the vacant city manager position. The candidates chosen for interviews are Elke Doom of Huron Township,...

Crews Put Out Brush Fire

Umatilla County Fire District #1 was dispatched to a brush fire on E. Spearman Road and Diagonal Road around 1:25 p.m. on Monday. Upon arrival,...