Winter Shelter for Homeless Seeks Volunteers

The Hermiston Warming Station for the homeless in Hermiston plans to be open on Nov. 1 and is currently seeking volunteers. The mission of the...

Learn to Hunt Like a Caveman

Did you ever wonder what it was like to hunt for food 9,000 years ago? Well, now you can find out when Tamástslikt Cultural...
Traveling Museum

Native Oregon Traveling Museum Coming to Pendleton

Dr. Leland Gilsen brings his “traveling museum” of Oregon native history to the Tamástslikt Cultural Institute lobby on Saturday, Oct. 26, from 10 a.m....
First Job

A Major Milestone in Life: Your First Job

In the life of a teenager there are a number of firsts, all of which are important but none more so than one’s first...

Amber Alert Not Affected by Government Shutdown

Despite mainstream media and social media reports that the Amber Alert System has been temporarily discontinued due to the government shutdown, the Oregon State...

ODOT Adds 'Hermiston' to Interstate Signs

Motorists driving east on Interstate 84 were only notified of the largest city in eastern Oregon until they were just two miles from Hermiston...
Hermiston Logo

City Makes Branding Wordmark Available

Businesses, community groups, and others interested in Hermiston now have access to a catalogue of professional artwork and photographs relating to the area. The “Hermiston:...

OSP Identifies Motorist Who Was Found Dead

The Umatilla man who was found dead just off Highway 395 nearly Hermiston early Saturday morning has been identified as 59-year-old Rodney Norman Marks. The...

Springfield Turns Back Hermiston, 49-28

In a battle of top 10 5A teams Friday night, No. 7 Springfield turned back No. 5 Hermiston, 49-28, in Springfield. The game was tight...

Inland Northwest Musicians Announce Fall Schedule

The Inland Northwest Musicians have announced their concert schedule through the month of November. The first concert of the fall will feature the Inland Northwest...
Boardman Quilt Show

Boardman Quilt Show set for Oct. 11-12

There is still time to enter a quilt in Boardman's 9th Annual Quilt Show. The event is being held at the Port of Morrow...

EOTEC Hires Project Manager

The Eastern Oregon Trade and Event Center Authority (EOTEC) announced today that it has hired Frew Development Group, LLC to oversee the planning, design,...

Ed Foundation to Hold Annual Fun Run Walk

The Hermiston Education Foundation will hold its eighth annual Fun Run Walk on Saturday, Oct. 12 at Sandstone Middle School. The event, which is one...
Lighted Parade

Lack of Help & 501 c3 Status Dooms Festival of Lights

This year, for the first time in 14 years, there will be no Festival of Lights at the Umatilla County Fairgrounds. The Festival of Lights...

Volunteers Clean Up Oxbow Trail, Riverfront Park

Members of the Tour of Knowledge picked up and hauled away nearly 500 pounds of garbage on Saturday at the Oxbow Trail site. Despite unfavorable...

Day of the Dead Festival Set for Walla Walla

Shakespeare Walla Walla, ArtWalla, Carnegie Picture Lab and Whitman College have joined forces to create the first annual Dia de los Muertos (Day of...
Faith-Based Advisory Committee

Faith Leaders Work to Serve, Not to Proselytize

About a year before he passed away, Bob Severson approached Pastor Dean Hackett of the Faith Living Church for some help. The former mayor wanted...

Tamástslikt to Show Warhol Documentary

Pepsi Primetime @ the Museum presents a comprehensive documentary about one of the world's most significant pop artists, Andy Warhol, at Tamástslikt Cultural Institute...

DVS Sponsors 5K Walk/Run in Boardman on Oct. 12

The first annual Domestic Violence Awareness 5K Walk/Run will be held on Oct. 12 in Boardman. Registration for the event is at 8 a.m. at...

Tickets on Sale for Altrusa Auction

Tickets are on sale for the 34th annual Altrusa Auction. The event will take place at the Hermiston Conference Center on Saturday, Oct. 5. Doors...