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Umatilla Moratorium

Umatilla Puts Moratorium on Adult Businesses

The Umatilla City Council unanimously passed a 120-day moratorium on adult businesses Tuesday night. The moratorium will prevent any new adult businesses – defined in...
Bark for Life

Canine Caregivers Have Their Day

Bark For Life Raises Money for American Cancer Society Dogs can be a cancer patient’s best friend, and some of those friends spent Saturday morning...
Mobile Food Vending Ordinance

Done! Hermiston Passes Mobile Vending Ordinance

When it comes to the saga of Hermiston’s efforts to regulate mobile food vending, the Grateful Dead may have said it best: What a...
Fair Ambassadors

Get to Know the 2013 County Fair Ambassadors

The Umatilla County Fair kicks off in less than two weeks, so let’s take a moment to get to know this year’s Umatilla County...
Bridal Show

Brides-To-Be Have Their Day in Hermiston

Engaged women from Hermiston and the surrounding area were greeted with brightly colored leis at the entrance to the Hermiston Conference Center on Sunday. The...
Gilbert Davis Diploma

MYSTERY SOLVED: Diploma to Go to Grad's Son

A diploma lost for almost a century will soon be on its way home. The Umatilla School District recently received a package from the Oregon...
HAC-6-17-13

Mobile Food Vendors – In Search of a Consenus

A small, but keenly interested group of citizens attended the third of four public hearings Monday aimed at shaping an ordinance that would regulate...
Umatilla Marina

City of Umatilla to Take Over Marina

On Thursday, the City of Umatilla will become lease holders on the Umatilla Marina & RV Park. City staff will host a brief ceremony at...

Boardman Honors Citizens at Awards Banquet

Boardman residents are a hardy bunch, especially when it comes to honoring their own. Despite the freezing temperature and piles of snow, around 100 people...
Umatilla Projects

Umatilla to Improve Foot Traffic Access to Downtown

From one side of town to the other, streets in Umatilla will take on a new look in the near future as plans move...
Freestyle Pizza closed

Strip Club, Business Closures Anger Residents

While businesses come and go in Umatilla, city policies are raising eyebrows, concerns and ire from local residents. John Nichols presented the council with letters...
Wolf

Can You Tell the Difference Between a Wolf and a Coyote? Take the Quiz

The Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife has launched a new online Coyote and Gray Wolf ID Quiz to help people differentiate between wolves and...
Hermiston Park

Hermiston's Parks Offer Plenty of Outdoor Recreation

Summer may be drawing to a close, but Hermiston boasts some of the nicest autumn weather you could ask for, as well as some...
Kennison Field renovation project

Board gives go-ahead to contractor to begin Kennison project work

The Hermiston School District Board voted unanimously to approve construction of the $5 million Kennison Field renovation project and gave the go-ahead for work...

Good Shepherd's Burke Named 'CEO to Know'

Dennis Burke, president and CEO of Good Shepherd Health Care System (GSHCS), has been named one of the CEOs to Know by Becker’s Hospital...
Hermiston on the Rise

Hermiston No. 2 on List of Oregon Cities on the Rise

The folks at Nertwallet.com have crunched the numbers and like what they see when it comes to Oregon in general and Hermiston in particular. A...
Farm City Preview

Big Prize Money, Big Fun set for Farm-City

With a total payoff expected to exceed $200,000, there will be a lot at stake for the contestants at next week’s Farm-City Pro Rodeo...
Precision Ag

Precision Ag is the Future of Farming

When it comes to efficient, high-production farming, success is in the details. And when it comes to details, nothing tops unmanned aerial vehicles for giving...
River Road accident

Crews Rescue Woman Following Hair-Raising Crash

Emergency personnel crews rescued an Irrigon woman whose car had gone off Old River Road Monday afternoon, landed upside down and wedged between the...
Depot Photos

Photos Tell Story of Hermiston During WWII

The Library of Congress is one of the two largest libraries in the world (the other being The British Library). Its possessions include...

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