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Monday, May 27, 2019

Expect Rolling Closures of East Theater Lane From May 6 to May 24

Drivers who use East Theater Lane, and Northeast Fourth Street should prepare for several weeks of rolling full street closures as contractors begin to...
Hermiston High School

Hermiston High School Prepares for Third Annual Research Night

Hermiston High School students in the Oregon Teacher Pathway (OTP) program invite community members to attend the 3rd Annual Research Night on Wednesday, May...
Hazy air

Umatilla Open Burning Now Regulated by County Smoke Management

Umatilla County Fire District #1 has announced changes to open burning regulations. Burning is now regulated by Umatilla County Smoke Management. All burning days between...

Hermiston Police Officers Arrest Suspect in Storage Shed Burglary

A Boardman man is in jail on burglary and theft charges connected to a theft of items from a storage shed last month. Tyler Winterton,...

Walden Stresses Need to Improve Clean-Up Efforts at Hanford

U.S. Rep. Greg Walden (R-Hood River) stressed the need to improve progress of nuclear waste cleanup at the Hanford Site during a hearing before...

Hermiston Walmart Seeks to Fill Jobs

Hermiston Walmart is holding a hiring event on Tuesday, May 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Hermiston Goodwill store, 325 W....
Fireworks

Boardman Fourth of July Committee to hold Meeting on May 3

The Boardman Fourth of July Committee invites all who are interested to join their Boardman Thunder meeting this Friday, May 3. The meeting will be...

Home Buyer and Renter Convention Set for Pendleton on May 6

First-time and seasoned home buyers and home renters will have the opportunity on Monday, May 6 to learn about buying and renting at the...

Washington’s Tax Exemption for Oregonians Could Go Bye Bye

A new bill that passed in the Washington Legislature could make it more expensive for Oregonians to shop across the border. If signed by Washington...

Pacific Power Brings New Metering Technology to Eastern Oregon in May

Pacific Power is bringing more efficient and effective smart meters to residential and business customers in Eastern Oregon, replacing thousands of aging electric meters...
Bikes

Bike Camp for People with Disabilities Set for June 24-28 in Hermiston

Armand Larive Middle School will host iCan Bike Camp from June 24 through June 28. The iCan Bike program is presented by iCan Shine, a...

HPD Weekend Activity Report

Here’s a look at the weekend activity of the Hermiston Police Department: Responded to one missing child report. The child was found safe Arrested...
Meeting

Library District to Meet Wednesday

The Umatilla County Special Library District Board will hold a special meeting on Wednesday, May 1 at the district office. The meeting is at 5...
Ultra Broadband

EOT Delivers Fiber-to-the-Home Technology to Boardman Area

On Friday, April 26, Eastern Oregon Telecom (EOT) turned up its first fiber to the home (FTTH) terminal in Boardman and on Tuesday, the...

Research Shows Exercise Lets Seniors Stay Behind the Wheel Longer

New research from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety finds that increased fatigue and poor physical functioning are leading factors that can result in...

Hermiston Police Taking Part in National Medication Take-Back Day

The Hermiston Police Department will again be participating in the Drug Enforcement Administration’s National Prescription Medication Take-Back Day on Saturday, April 27. The event goes...
Free Fishing

ODFW Offering Family Fishing Event at McNary Channel Ponds

The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife will host about 30 different Family Fishing events throughout the state from April to November 2019. The next...

States Approve Third Spring Chinook Re-Opener on Lower Columbia

Fishery managers from Oregon and Washington added two additional days, Saturday April 27 and Sunday April 28, to the lower Columbia spring Chinook fishery. The...

Oregon Emergency Management Director Tours County Flood Sites

The director of Oregon Office of Emergency Management (OEM) toured flooded locations throughout Umatilla County on Tuesday. Andrew Phelps, along with Umatilla County Emergency Manager...

Hiring Event for Securitas USA Takes Place Thursday in Hermiston

WorkSource Hermiston is hosting a hiring event for Securitas USA on Thursday, April 25 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The company is hiring for...

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