Morrow County Harvest Festival Set for Oct. 1 at SAGE Center

The ninth annual Morrow County Harvest Festival is set for Saturday, Oct. 1 at the SAGE Center, 101 Olson Road in Boardman. This year’s free...

Kiwanis Club, Parks & Rec Hosting Kids Day Saturday at Butte Park

The Hermiston Kiwanis Club and the Hermiston Parks and Recreation Department are hosting Kiwanis Kids Day tomorrow, Sept. 17 at Butte Park. The free event...
Music

Saltwater Sky to Play Live at Wildhorse Sports Bar This Weekend

Saltwater Sky will perform live on Friday and Saturday night at the Wildhorse Sports Bar in Pendleton. The country band will take the stage at...

Stanfield Educator Named IMESD’s 2023 Regional Teacher of the Year

A Stanfield educator is one of 16 teachers who have been selected from across the state of Oregon as 2023 Regional Teachers of the...
Meeting

Umatilla County Special Library District Board to Meet on Sept. 22

The Umatilla County Special Library District Board's monthly meeting will be held on Thursday, Sept. 22. The meeting will be at 5:30 p.m. at the...

Multiple Fire Departments Battle Brush Fires Covering 500 Acres

Firefighters on Wednesday battled brush fires covering 500 acres in the area of Highway 730 and crews remain on the scene today extinguishing hot...

Good Shepherd Offering Free 12-Week Tai Chi Class at Senior Center

Good Shepherd Health Care System is offering a free 12-week tai chi class at the Hermiston Senior Center, 255 N.E. Second St. Sessions are on...

Pilot Rock Among Fire Departments Receiving Federal Assistance

U.S. Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley announced on Wednesday that four Oregon fire departments – including Pilot Rock’s - will receive a combined...

Boardman Appoints Baumgartner, Cuevas to City Council

The Boardman City Council appointed Heather Baumgartner and Cristina Cuevas to the council at its Tuesday meeting. They were among six citizens who expressed an...

Hermiston Seeks Applicants for Various Committee Positions

If you are looking for an opportunity to get involved in local government, the city of Hermiston has several openings on various committees. The city...
BMCC

BMCC Awards FARM II Contract to Richland Construction Company

The Blue Mountain Community College (BMCC) Board gas approved the FARM II design-build contract to Bouten Construction Company from Richland, Wash. The project is a community...
Oregon Vote-by-Mail

Voter Registration Day is Sept. 20

National Voter Registration Day, Sept. 20, is just six days away. The Oregon Secretary of State and many other groups in Oregon are helping register...

Search & Rescue Team Demonstrates Capabilities of Its Newest Drone

Umatilla County Search & Rescue put its latest drone to the test Tuesday evening when it was sent out on a mission to find...

Truck Driver Hospitalized After Rollover on Power Line Road

The driver of a commercial truck hauling potatoes was hospitalized Tuesday morning after the vehicle rolled on to its side at Power Line Road. At...

Motorists Should Expect Delays on Oregon Highway 86 Mid-Month

Motorists should expect nighttime delays of up to 20 minutes on Oregon Highway 86 (Baker-Copperfield Highway) around mid-September The Oregon Department of Transportation said the...

Pendleton Releases Results of 2022 City Communications Survey

The city of Pendleton has released the results of the 2022 City Communications Survey. The survey was designed to help gauge current conditions and guide...

Bombers Upend Bulldogs, 48-7

The Hermiston Bulldogs’ offense struggled Friday night against the Richland Bombers in 48-7 loss at Fran Rish Stadium. Hermiston’s only score of the game came...

Good Shepherd Hosting Active Shooter Preparedness Drill

Good Shepherd Health Care System (GSHCS) will take part in a full-scale active shooter preparedness drill on campus on Thursday, Sept. 22. The simulation drill,...

Popular Bluegrass Band to Perform at Pendleton Center for the Arts

One of the most beloved traditions of Round-Up week is back at the Pendleton Center for the Arts after a two-year hiatus. The EOCenes (formerly...

Local Remembrance Walk Honoring World Suicide Prevention Day

Citizens in the area can walk for a cause at the World Suicide Prevention Day Remembrance Walk in Hermiston on Saturday, Sept. 10. The event...