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Ione School District Receives Funding for Technology Upgrades

The Ione School District was recently awarded $24,366 from the Columbia River Enterprise Zone II (CREZ II). Port of Morrow Commissioner Marvin Padberg presented the...
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Oregon Transfer Day Helps Students Looking to Move On to 4-year Schools

A dozen Northwest colleges and universities will descend upon Blue Mountain Community College on Wednesday, March 4, for Oregon Transfer Day to help students...

Cleary Hermiston Branch Manager Earns Sales Performance Award

Cleary Building Corp. Branch Manager Randall George was recently recognized for outstanding sales performance in 2019. George, who works out of the company’s Hermiston branch...

HPD Weekend Activity Report

Here’s a rundown of the Hermiston Police Department cases from night shift Friday through night shift Sunday: 1 hit and run 2 animal cases...

E. Oregon Workforce Board Hosting Luncheon at Riverfront Center

Eastern Oregon Sector Partnerships will be the topic of discussion at a business luncheon sponsored by the Eastern Oregon Workforce Board (EOWB) and the...

Avamere to Host Fiddlers’ Jam

Avamere, formerly Brookdale, will host a fiddlers jam from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 27. Musicians are encouraged to take part in the...
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Methodist Church Serving Free Lunch

The First United Methodist Church in Hermiston will serve lunch to those in need at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 27. The lunches are served...
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Officers Placed on Administrative Leave After Officer-Involved Shooting

Two law enforcement officers have been placed on administrative leave following an officer-involved shooting in Eastern Oregon. According to the Oregon State Police, Umatilla County...
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Pendleton Life Outdoors Show Takes Place Saturday at Convention Center

The Pendleton Parks and Recreation Department will host the Pendleton Life Outdoors Show this Saturday, Feb. 29 at the Pendleton Convention Center, 1601 Westgate. The...

Hermiston Parks & Recreation Offering Youth Indoor Soccer League

The deadline to sign up for the Hermiston Parks and Recreation Department’s Youth Indoor Soccer Leagues is quickly approaching. Kids ages 3 years through third...

Umatilla County Library District Board to Hold Special Meeting on March 2

The Umatilla County Special Library District Board of Directors will hold a special meeting on Monday, March 2 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The meeting...

I-84 Slowdowns Expected on Wednesday During UEC Operations

Umatilla Electric will be conducting a wire-pulling operation over Highway 730 and Interstate 84 at the intersection of I-84 and Highway 730 (I-84 Exit...

Chamber, Latino Business Network Hosting Job Fair on Feb. 26

The Hermiston Chamber of Commerce and the Latino Business Network of Hermiston are hosting the Resource, Information and Job Fair on Wednesday, Feb. 26...
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Rocky Heights Staff to Participate in McTeacher’s Night Tonight

The staff of Rocky Heights Elementary School will be behind the counter taking orders at the Hermiston McDonald's tonight from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m....
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Wildhorse Showing Classic Films

Wildhorse Resort & Casino Cineplex is showing classic movies every Wednesday. The cinema shows classic films each Wednesday at noon for $5 and the price...
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BMCC Legislative Videoconference Set for Tuesday Has Been Canceled

Blue Mountain Community College's weekly videoconference with Sen. Bill Hansell (R-Athena) and Rep. Greg Barreto (R-Cove) scheduled for Tuesday has been canceled. BMCC hosts the...
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Campus Life Annual Fundraiser Set for Saturday at Community Center

Campus Life in Hermiston will host their second annual fundraiser, The Gathering, this Saturday, Feb. 29 at the Hermiston Community Center, 415 S. Highway...
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Umatilla County Sheriff’s Deputy, K-9 Partner Complete 5 Weeks of Training

Umatilla County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Deputy “Skoty” and his human handler, Deputy Cody Marcum graduated from five weeks of training and recently returned home...

Harkenrider Senior Center Menu

Here is the daily lunch menu for the Harkenrider Senior Center for the week of Feb. 24-28: On Monday, the menu will include meat loaf...
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Boardman Senior Center Serving Lunches on Tuesdays, Thursdays

The Boardman Senior Center serves lunch every Tuesday and Thursday of each week. The cost is $4 for those 55 and over, and $5 for...