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Tuesday, May 21, 2024

Hispanic Advisory Committee Has Opening

Applications are being taken for an opening on the Hermiston Hispanic Advisory Committee. The opening is for an unexpired term that will end on June...
Oregon Teacher Pathway

Program Aims to Develop More Minority Teachers

Eastern Oregon University (EOU) is making a push to increase the number of minority teachers in Eastern Oregon high schools and is hoping local...
I 82 Fatal Crash

Hermiston Woman Faces Manslaughter Charges

Charges Stem from March Auto Accident That Killed Ione Man A Hermiston woman is in jail on manslaughter charges in connection with a fatal traffic...

IMESD Receives $143,700 Grant

The InterMountain Education Service District (IMESD) has been awarded a grant to assist the Blue Mountain Early Learning Hub with the establishment of Professional...

Hermiston Police Arrest Fugitive

A man who had been sought by the Hermiston Police Department for the past five years was caught and arrested Friday. Rojerro A. Espino, 26,...
Casey Allison Fundraiser

Community Comes Together for Casey

Members of the Hermiston community showed their support for Lance Corporal Casey Allison and his family at the Pray for Casey benefit dinner and...
Rogers Toyota

Rogers Toyota Brings Family Business to Town

Rogers Toyota of Hermiston celebrated its grand opening with a luncheon and ribbon cutting Friday. New owners Ryan Rogers and his father Rich Rogers took...
Cyndie Traner Mercantile

Celebrating the Past with an Eye to the Future

Cyndie Traner's Mercantile Seems Like Old Times Store owner Cyndie Traner celebrates the past while working on big plans for the future. Traner’s store, C and...

I-84 Re-Opens Near Pendleton after Grass Fire

Interstate 84 westbound is now open at milepost 210 and the eastbound lanes are open at milepost 202 in the Pendleton area. The freeway had...
Dana Clark on Sex Trafficking

The Dark World of Human Trafficking

Rotarian Sheds Light on Sex Slave Market Slavery as we know it may have ended with the Civil War, but there’s another kind of slavery...

Weather Forecast: Cooling Temps, Rain & Wind

The temperatures on Friday are expected to drop, along with the rain, and some strong winds are forecast in the next couple of days. The...
Facade Grant Program

City Accepting Applications for Façade Grants

The Hermiston Urban Renewal Agency is now accepting applications for its Façade Grant Program. The grants will award matching funds up to 50 percent of...

Council Approves Committee Recommendations

The Hermiston City Council approved the recommendations of Manuel Gutierrez, Virginia Garcia and Eddie de la Cruz to another term on the Hispanic Advisory...
Dean Hackett

Committee Reaching Out to At-Risk Kids

Hermiston’s Faith-Based Advisory Committee wants to put an end to surfing – not board surfing, but couch surfing. Whether or not many people in the...

Fish & Wildlife Offer Habitat Art Contest

The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is holding an art contest to select the winning artwork that will be featured on the 2015...
Hermiston Water Tower

Hermiston Looking to Attract High-Tech Jobs

City Applying for Coveted E-Commerce Zone Designation Agriculture has long been the backbone of Hermiston’s economy, but efforts are under way to diversify its economic...
Methodist Church Street

Council Approves Parking Restriction

At the request of the First United Methodist Church, the Hermiston City Council passed a resolution prohibiting parking on the east side of the...

Official Echo Tree Gets Its Own Name

The city of Echo has an official tree, and now the tree has an official name. The tree, a Red Horse Chestnut in Fort Henrietta...
Ed Brookshier

Council Asks Brookshier to Assist Successor

Ed Brookshier could end his career as Hermiston city manager on July 31. Then again, he might stay on the job until Dec. 31. His...
HCC 6-9-14

Hermiston Council Amends Transportation Plan

The Hermiston City Council adopted the city’s 2014-15 budget during Monday night’s meeting and passed a pair of ordinances amending both the city’s Transportation...

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