Feb. 9: Umatilla County Public Health Reports 29 New COVID-19 Cases

Umatilla County Health today reported 29 new COVID-19 cases. Today's numbers bring the county's overall total to 7,435. There are currently 343 presumed cases of COVID-19....

School District Meal Distribution Changes With Hybrid Learning

Hermiston School District meal distribution will change at the elementary schools on Feb. 16 when students return for hybrid learning. Students may pick up the current...

AARP Volunteers Offering Tax Assistance on Fridays Through April 9

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide volunteers will be providing tax assistance on Fridays through April 9 at the Port of Morrow, 2 Marine Drive in Boardman. Services...

Feb. 8: Umatilla County Health Reports 48 New COVID-19 Cases

Umatilla County Health today reported 48 new cases of COVID-19. Today's numbers - which includes new cases reported Friday through Sunday - bring the county's...
Hermiston Park

Parks Department Taking Orders for Fence Pickets for Funland Playground

The Hermiston Parks and Recreation Department is accepting orders for pickets for the new Funland playground. Prices are $100 for a family and $250 for...

Boardman Chamber Creates Website Listing Available Scholarships

The Boardman Chamber of Commerce has put together a webpage to give local students information on scholarships available for them. The chamber’s list of organizations...
Hermiston School District

Parents, Students Plan Rally Monday in Support of Reopening Schools

Hermiston residents frustrated by the shutdown caused by the COVID pandemic are organizing a “Rally For Our Students” on Monday just prior to the...

Limited COVID-19 Vaccines Available for UCo Residents 80 and Older

Umatilla County will be receiving an allocation of approximately 400 Moderna COVID-19 vaccines designated for persons 80 and older and will begin offering vaccinations...

Feb. 5: Umatilla County Health Reports 30 New COVID-19 Cases

Umatilla County Health today reported 30 new cases of COVID-19 - down 25 from Thursday. Today's numbers bring the county's overall total to 7,358. There are...

Rising Crude Prices Putting Brakes on Savings at the Gasoline Pumps

Gas prices continue to climb due to higher crude oil prices, despite a drop in U.S. demand and an increase in supplies. For the...

Craving for some Girl Scout Cookies? You Can Now Order Them Online

For the first time ever, consumers who don’t know a Girl Scout can now purchase Girl Scout Cookies online from a local troop for...

Feb. 4: Umatilla County Health Reports 55 New COVID-19 Cases

Umatilla County Health today reported 55 new cases of COVID-19 - up 24 from Wednesday. Today's numbers bring the county's overall total to 7,328. There are...

Thinking Outside the Box: IMESD Specialist Creates Virtual Job Club

Working during the COVID-19 pandemic means being resilient and thinking outside the box, so when Donna Lowry had an opportunity to do that, she...

Hermiston Rotary Club Adding New Picnic Shelter to Funland Playground

With the help of the Walmart Distribution Center, Hermiston Rotary Club members are contributing to the new Funland Playground by funding and constructing a...

UEC, University of Oregon Partnering to Provide Free COVID Testing

Thanks to a partnership with University of Oregon and its research project, RADx-Up, Umatilla Electric Cooperative will be one of four local sites hosting...

Hermiston Downtown District Hosting ‘First Thursday” Event on Feb. 4

Hermiston Downtown District invites everyone to come shop during this month’s First Thursday event, set for tomorrow, Feb. 4 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. To...

Feb. 3: Umatilla County Health Reports 2 New COVID-Related Deaths

Umatilla County Health today reported the 75th and 76th deaths in the county due to COVID-19- both inmates. Umatilla County’s 75th death with COVID-19 is...
Spaghetti

‘Grab-and-Go’ Spaghetti Feed Set for Stanfield Community Center

A “grab-and-go” spaghetti feed is set for Friday, Feb. 12 in Stanfield. The event goes from 2 to 7 at the Stanfield Community Center. The...

Father-Daughter Dance Committee Postpones Ball Until May 2022

Due to continuing health and safety concerns related to the COVID pandemic, the Me and My Prince Ball Committee has decided to further postpone...

Feb. 2: Umatilla County Health Reports 24 New COVID-19 Cases

Umatilla County Health today reported 24 new cases of COVID-19. Today's numbers bring the county's overall total to 7,242. There are currently 338 presumed cases of...