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Driver Suffers Broken Neck After Being Ejected in Highway 11 Crash

Two vehicles crashed Monday, July 8, on state roads on opposite sides of Umatilla County. The first happened early in the morning, Oregon State...

UEC Now Taking Applications for Proud River Leadership Academy

Umatilla Electric Cooperative (UEC) is now taking applications for the Proud River Leadership Academy, an evolution of the former Leadership Hermiston program. The academy is...

HPD Arrest Log

The following are recent arrests made by the Hermiston Police Department: July 1: Amber Danielle Gomez, 36, was arrested on the 1300 block of N....

City, Education Department Offering Free Lunches for Kids This Summer

The Oregon Summer Meals program has resumed in Hermiston. The free lunches are available to all children and youths, ages 1-18. Registration is not required...

Good Shepherd Offering CPR/AED, First Aid Combo Class on July 19

Good Shepherd Health Care System is offering CPR/AED and first aid combo classes on Friday, July 19. Classes include adult, infant and child CPR, AED...

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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Rural Utilities Service Tutuilla Solar LLC: Notice of Finding of No Significant Impact AGENCY: Rural Utilities Service, USDA ACTION: Notice of Finding of No...

Good Shepherd Cancer Center to Celebrate New Location on July 18

The public is invited to attend the open house and ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Good Shepherd Cancer Center’s new location on Thursday, July 18. The...

Pair of Hermiston Businesses to Celebrate in July & August

A couple of Hermiston businesses will be celebrating with open houses this month and next. At noon on July 24, the Next Chapter Bookstore &...

Irrigon Man Arrested After Allegedly Stealing from Place of Employment

An Irrigon man was arrested and jailed Wednesday, July 10 for allegedly stealing from his place of employment and then filing a false report...
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Umatilla County Sheriff’s Office Arrests Man for Felony Vandalism

A Umatilla man faces 10 counts of felony vandalism and more following his arrest Monday, July 8. Umatilla County sheriff's Capt. Paul Wolverton said Joshua...

Hermiston Approves Annexation of Nearly 26 Acres Into City Limits

The Hermiston City Council amended its Comprehensive Plan Map prior to approving the annexation of nearly 26 acres into the city limits at its...

Jeremy Wayne McKern & Whiskey Bound to Play at Wildhorse Sports Bar

Jeremy Wayne McKern & Whiskey Bound will play live this weekend at Wildhorse Sports Club in Pendleton. The Pacific Northwest country and bluegrass band takes...

Swim Camp for People with Disabilities Coming to Hermiston

Hermiston Parks & Recreation, Hermiston Kiwanis Club and Arc of Umatilla County will host an iCan Swim program for children and adults with disabilities...

Oregon Is 1 of 13 States Seeing Decline in Gasoline Prices

Gas prices are fairly steady even as Hurricane Beryl ravaged the Gulf Coast and made landfall in southeast Texas. While gas prices and crude oil...
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Columbia Development Authority Board to Meet Via Zoom on July 11

The Columbia Development Authority Board will hold a meeting and executive session on Thursday, July 11 via Zoom. The meeting will get under way at...

American Red Cross Offering Movie Ticket Incentives for Blood Donors

The American Red Cross is celebrating the July 17 release of the movie “Twisters” with incentives for blood donors during the month of July. Donors...

12 Community Organizations Receive Funding from TRT/Tourism Account

The Hermiston City Council approved more than $96,000 in funding to 12 local organizations at its Monday meeting. The funding comes from the city's Transient...
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Traffic Alert: Rolling Slowdowns Planned on I-84 Near Pendleton

The Oregon Department of Transportation is installing various traffic management devices to improve safety and traffic control in case of Interstate 84 closures in the Pendleton...

Hermiston Senior Center Serving Lunch on Tuesdays, Thursdays

The Hermiston Senior Center serves meals on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Those planning to attend lunch are asked to call 541-567-3582 before 11 a.m. so the...

Hermiston Parks Department Hosting Movies in the Park this Summer

The Hermiston Parks and Recreation Department’s Summer Movies in the Park series kicks off in July at Butte Park. The series is sponsored by Lamb...