29 People Arrested in 'Operation Black Eye'

The Blue Mountain Enforcement Narcotics Team, backed up by a number of other law enforcement agencies, arrested 29 people Tuesday and Wednesday in Morrow...

Congressional Candidate to Visit Hermiston May 7

Aelea Christofferson, a Democratic candidate for the 2nd Congressional District in Oregon, will be in Hermiston on Wednesday, May 7 as part of a...

Corps Announces Recreational Boater Lockage Times

Thursday, May 15, marks the start of the summer schedule for recreational boaters using navigation locks to travel past U.S. Army Corps of Engineers...

Online Swim Lesson Registration Begins Monday

Summer will soon be around the corner and the city of Hermiston will offer online registration for swim lessons at the Hermiston Family Aquatic...

HSD Earns 7th Consecutive Financial Reporting Award

For the seventh consecutive year, the Hermiston School District business office has been honored for its excellence in financial reporting. The district was awarded the...
Murder Investigation

Crime in Hermiston Drops in First Quarter of 2014

Crime in Hermiston was down 19 percent in the first quarter of the year and violent crime fell by 57 percent, according to Hermiston...
Career Fair

Career Fair Broadens Students' Perspectives

Hermiston students learned about different career opportunities in the area during the Bulldog Career Discovery Fair Wednesday at the Hermiston Conference Center. The event, sponsored...

School District Announces Administrative Changes

Mishra, Kay To Take on New Roles Within Hermiston School District Two Hermiston School District administrators will be leaving their current positions to take on...

Bloomer Girls Garden Club to Hold Plant Sale Saturday

Have you been meaning to add a few plants to your home or garden, but just haven’t had the time? Then the Bloomer Girls...
Big River Golf Course

Foundation’s Scramble for Scholarships Set for June 13

The 21st annual Good Shepherd Community Health Foundation’s Scramble for Scholarships golf tournament will take place Friday, June 13 at the Big River Golf...

Chamber to Host Alive After 5 Event

The Hermiston Chamber of Commerce will host an Alive After 5 event featuring Cornerstone Preschool on Thursday, May 1. The event will be held at...

Two-County Spelling Contest to Be Held May 12

The Umatilla-Morrow County Spelling Contest will be held May 12 at Blue Mountain Community College in Pendleton. Students in grades 1-12 will compete in the...

Hermiston Budget Committee to Hold Public Meeting

The city of Hermiston’s Budget Committee will hold a public meeting at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, May 14. The committee will discuss the city budget...

3 Openings on Hispanic Advisory Committee

There are three upcoming openings on the Hermiston Hispanic Advisory Committee. The openings are for positions 1, 2 and 3, currently held by committee members...

Concert to be Tribute to Shakespeare

Columbia REA and Shakespeare Walla Walla present “Such Sweet Thunder” with one performance at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 3. This unique production will feature...

Youth Archery Class Scheduled for May

The Hermiston Parks and Recreation Department is offering a youth introductory archery class in May. The class will cover archery safety, basic target shooting and...

Hermiston Saturday Market Kicks Off Season Saturday

Hermiston Saturday Market will be open for business from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, May 3 at McKenzie Park. Saturday marks the opening of...
Chamber 101

Workshop to Outline Chamber Benefits

The Hermiston Chamber of Commerce will host a Chamber 101 session on Thursday, May 1. The event will take place from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m....
Watch Out for Wildlife

Spring's Here, So Watch Out for Wildlife

Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife biologists warn drivers that deer, elk, turtles, frogs and other wildlife are on the move, crisscrossing roads as...

City to Celebrate Oxbow Trail Opening on Saturday

The city of Hermiston will celebrate the official opening of the Oxbow Trail and Trail Tracker Program on Saturday, May 3. The event will begin...