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Hermiston, Oregon
Monday, July 24, 2017
School District

Interviews Set for Interim Hermiston Superintendent Position

The Hermiston School Board narrowed the applicant pool and is set to interview three candidates for the interim superintendent position. The interim superintendent will fill the...
Hospital Care

Good Shepherd, St. Anthony Developing Transitional Care Program

CHI St. Anthony Hospital (CHISAH) and Good Shepherd Health Care System (GSHCS) have announced the establishment of an enhanced Transitional Care program. “Transitional Care is a...
Night Out Logo

Stanfield to Host National Night Out Event at Bard Park on Aug. 1

On Tuesday, Aug. 1 from 6 to 8 p.m., Stanfield residents are invited to Bard Park to attend the free annual National Night Out...
Micah West

Police Catch 1 of 2 Teens Who Escaped from Correctional Facility

One of two teenagers who escaped from a youth correctional facility near La Grande has been caught. Around midnight on Tuesday, Micah West, 18, of...
Neal Early Learning Center

Neal Early Learning Center to Open in Boardman This Fall

Development projects around the Port of Morrow now include something for a much younger customer – preschoolers. Next to the SAGE Center and Blue...
Gas Pump

Gas Prices Holding Steady

National average gas prices continue to dip during the summer travel season, but if supply drawdowns continue, it could lead to a price bump...

ODFW Asks Anglers to Give Region’s Steelhead a Helping Hand

Facing some of the lowest steelhead returns on record, the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife has already curtailed steelhead fishing seasons throughout the...

Umatilla Prison Inmate Dies

An Oregon Department of Corrections (DOC) inmate died unexpectedly early Saturday morning at Two Rivers Correctional Institution (TRCI) in Umatilla. As with all unanticipated deaths...
Police Car

4 Arrested, 27 Cited by Sheriff’s Office Over July 4th Weekend

Deputies of the Umatilla County Sheriff’s Office were providing extra patrol over the Fourth of July Weekend and arrested four drivers on charges of DUII over the...
Health Care

Op-Ed: Health Care Bill Will Negatively Impact Our Children

Soon, the U.S. Senate will vote on the Better Care Reconciliation Act. The topic of health care reform in general is one we'll leave...

Lifejacket Worn, Nobody Mourns

More public recreation fatalities occur in July than any other month, and so the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Portland District asks you...
Hermiston School District

Hermiston School District Searches for Interim Superintendent

The Hermiston School Board is in search of an interim superintendent and is seeking assistance from staff and community members to be part of...
Job Fair

Lamb Weston to Host Job Fair at SAGE Center in Boardman

Lamb Weston will present a job fair at the SAGE Center in Boardman on Saturday, July 29. The event will run from 9 a.m. to...

Library District Board to Meet July 20

The Umatilla County Special Library District Board will meet on Thursday, July 20. The meeting will be from 5:15-6:30 p.m. at the Pendleton Center for the...
Boardman Pool

Boardman Council Says New Pool Enhances Community

The Boardman City Council expressed their appreciation to the Boardman Park and Recreation District for building the newly-completed Boardman Pool and Recreation Center. Councilor Art...
State Fair

Be Aware, But Enjoy the State Fair

For the balance of the summer, Oregon’s county fair season will bring together people, animals, and food– a combination that is supposed to lead...
Umatilla School District

Umatilla Student Chosen for International Competition

A student at Umatilla High School will travel to Florida at the end of July to participate in the finals of the International Space...
Amanda Spoo Promotion

Former HHS Grad Gets Promotion with U.S. Wheat Associates

A former Hermiston High School graduate has been promoted within the ranks of the U.S. Wheat Associates. Amanda Spoo has been promoted to assistant director of...
Umatilla Fire

Fire Burns Several Acres Near Umatilla

Investigators are looking into the cause of a brush fire that burned at least a couple of acres off Southshore Drive west of Umatilla. The Umatilla...
Hermiston School District

School Chief to Report for Active Duty

Superintendent of Hermiston Schools Dr. Fred Maiocco informed the Hermiston School Board on Monday that he will leave for extended active duty as a member...
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