Hermiston to Host Open House to Plan City’s Newest Park

The Hermiston Parks & Recreation Department will host a park planning open house on Thursday, Feb. 9. The event takes place from 5:30 to 6:30...

SAGE Center Hosting Movie Double Feature This Coming Saturday

The SAGE Center, 101 Olson Road in Boardman, will be hosting a movie double feature this Saturday, Feb. 4 following the SAGE Saturday family...

Columbia Gorge Museums Passes Available for 10 Museums

The Columbia Gorge Arts & Culture Alliance is again offering discounted passes for admission to 10 museums in the gorge. The 2023 Columbia Gorge Museums...

Stokes Landing Senior Center in Irrgion Offering Drive-Through Meals

Stokes Landing Senior Center, 195 N.W. Opal Place in Irrigon, is offering drive-through meals. Meals are to be picked up between 12 and 12:30 p.m....

DJ Sub to Perform at Wildhorse

DJ Sub will perform live at the Wildhorse Sports Bar in Pendleton this Friday and Saturday. The live DJ will take the stage at 8...

Hermiston Middle School Students Receive National Recognition

Hermiston School District middle school broadcasting students received national recognition this winter as three Sandstone Middle School (SMS) students competed in the Student Television...

OSEA Offering $500 Scholarships

Chapter 10 of the Oregon School Employees Association is offering two $500 scholarships to help those seeking to further their education. One award is for...

Boardman City Council to Hold Executive Session on Feb. 7

The Boardman City Council will hold an executive session on Tuesday, Feb. 7, at 6 p.m. at Boardman City Hall. The purpose of the executive...
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Driver Dies in Single-Vehicle Accident

A motorist was killed Monday in single-vehicle accident on Highway 86 in Baker County. According to the Oregon State Police, the accident occurred near milepost...
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OCCA Responds to Governor’s Budget for Community Colleges

Oregon Gov. Tina Kotek on Tuesday released the Governor’s Recommended Budget (GRB) for the 2023-2025 biennium, which includes a 6.4 percent increase to the...
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Hermiston High Drama Club to Present ‘Newsies the Musical’

Hermiston High School’s Drama Club will give four performances of Newsies the Musical in February. Performances will be on Feb. 10, 11 and 17 at...
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Altrusa to Host Fundraiser for Homeless Youth in Pendleton

Love Keeps Us Warm, a benefit for homeless youth in Pendleton hosted by Altrusa International, is set for Saturday, Feb. 4 at Hamley’s Slickfork...

Boardman Names Three Finalists for City Manager Position

The city of Boardman has announced the candidates for the vacant city manager position. The candidates chosen for interviews are Elke Doom of Huron Township,...

Crews Put Out Brush Fire

Umatilla County Fire District #1 was dispatched to a brush fire on E. Spearman Road and Diagonal Road around 1:25 p.m. on Monday. Upon arrival,...
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State Officials to Be in Hermiston to Talk About ‘Paid Leave Oregon’

Paid Leave Oregon is a new program that allows employees in Oregon to take paid time off for many of life’s important moments. The Hermiston...

Athena-Weston’s Pipes and Drums Halftime Show Returns on Feb. 3

The Athena-Weston School District and Weston-McEwen High School have announced the return of the Pipes and Drums Halftime show on the evening of Friday,...
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First Christian Church to Host Free Open Table Lunch Each Monday

The First Christian Church in Hermiston hosts an open table meal at 11 a.m. each Monday. The meal is free to anyone in need. The...

Two Rivers Correctional Institution to Hold Open House Hiring Event

Two Rivers Correctional Institution in Umatilla is hosting an open house hiring event this Saturday, Jan. 28 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Staff will...

Boardman to Hold Meet & Greet for City Manager Candidates on Feb. 2

The city of Boardman will hold a "Meet & Greet" with candidates for the city manager position. The event takes place from 5:30 to 7...

ODFW: Report Deer and Elk Tags by Jan. 31 or Face $25 Penalty

Big game hunters who purchased or were issued a deer or elk tag in 2022 must report their hunt by Tuesday, Jan. 31 at...