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Mt. Vernon Volunteer Fire Department to receive Service to Seniors award

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Financial relief for wildfire victims passes Oregon Senate

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Smith issues Highway 11 safety update

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ROAD REPORT 2/29/24 6:50 a.m.
OREGON
I-84 TROUTDALE to HOOD RIVER: Rain, bare pavement
I-84 THE DALLES: Overcast, bare pavement
I-84 BIGGS JUNCTION: Light rain, bare pavement
I-84 ARLINGTON to HERMISTON: Overcast, bare pavement
I-84 PENDLETON: Mostly cloudy, bare pavement
I-84 CABBAGE HILL to ONTARIO: Overcast, bare pavement
I-82 HERMISTON: Overcast, bare pavement
US 395 PENDLETON, PILOT ROCK: Mostly cloudy, bare pavement
US 395 BATTLE MOUNTAIN: Cloudy, bare pavement
US 97 MORO, SHANIKO, BEND: Partly cloudy, bare pavement
US 197 THE DALLES: Intermittent showers, bare pavement
OR 11 MILTON-FREEWATER to PENDLETON: Overcast, bare pavement
OR 19 CONDON: Partly cloudy, bare pavement
OR 204 WESTON MOUNTAIN: Overcast, bare pavement, areas of high winds
OR 204 TOLLGATE: Overcast, packed snow, chains required on vehicles towing or over 10,000 gross vehicle weight. Chain restriction between MP 39 and MP 10 in both directions.
OR 207 HEPPNER, SPRAY MOUNTAIN: Overcast, bare pavement, high winds in the area.
WASHINGTON
I-82 TRI-CITIES: Overcast, bare pavement
US 12 WALLA WALLA: Overcast, bare pavement
US 12 WHITE PASS: Snowing, Traction tires required, chains required on vehicles over 10,000 gross vehicle weight. Oversize vehicles prohibited. (Restrictions apply to both directions). There is snow on the roadway.
I-90 SNOQUALMIE PASS: Snowing hard. Chains required on all vehicles except all wheel drive, oversize vehicles prohibited. (Restrictions apply to both directions). There is snow and slush on the roadway.

ROAD REPORT 2/29/24 6:50 a.m.

OREGONI-84 TROUTDALE to HOOD RIVER: Rain, bare pavementI-84 THE DALLES: Overcast, bare pavementI-84 BIGGS JUNCTION: Light rain, bare pavementI-84 ARLINGTON to HERMISTON: Overcast, bare pavementI-84 PENDLETON: Mostly cloudy, bare pavementI-84 CABBAGE HILL to ONTARIO: Overcast, bare pavementI-82 HERMISTON: Overcast, bare pavementUS 395 PENDLETON, PILOT ROCK: Mostly cloudy, bare pavementUS 395 BATTLE MOUNTAIN: Cloudy, bare pavementUS 97 MORO, SHANIKO, BEND: Partly cloudy, bare pavementUS 197 THE DALLES: Intermittent showers, bare pavementOR 11 MILTON-FREEWATER to PENDLETON: Overcast, bare pavementOR 19 CONDON: Partly cloudy, bare pavementOR 204 WESTON MOUNTAIN: Overcast, bare pavement, areas of high windsOR 204 TOLLGATE: Overcast, packed snow, chains required on vehicles towing or over 10,000 gross vehicle weight. Chain restriction between MP 39 and MP 10 in both directions.OR 207 HEPPNER, SPRAY MOUNTAIN: Overcast, bare pavement, high winds in the area.WASHINGTONI-82 TRI-CITIES: Overcast, bare pavementUS 12 WALLA WALLA: Overcast, bare pavementUS 12 WHITE PASS: Snowing, Traction tires required, chains required on vehicles over 10,000 gross vehicle weight. Oversize vehicles prohibited. (Restrictions apply to both directions). There is snow on the roadway.I-90 SNOQUALMIE PASS: Snowing hard. Chains required on all vehicles except all wheel drive, oversize vehicles prohibited. (Restrictions apply to both directions). There is snow and slush on the roadway. ... See MoreSee Less

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OSAA STATE BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS - 1A BOYS QUARTERFINALS 

BAKER CITY - No. 2 seed Nixyaawii advances to the semifinals with a convincing 77-62 win over No. 7 Lost River at Baker High School.

The Golden Eagles will now play No. 11 North Douglas on Friday, March 1 at 1:45pm for a shot at the championship game.

OSAA STATE BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS - 1A BOYS QUARTERFINALS

BAKER CITY - No. 2 seed Nixyaawii advances to the semifinals with a convincing 77-62 win over No. 7 Lost River at Baker High School.The Golden Eagles will now play No. 11 North Douglas on Friday, March 1 at 1:45pm for a shot at the championship game. ... See MoreSee Less

10 hours ago
Update:  The closure has been lifted

I-84 WESTBOUND SHUT DOWN DUE TO VEHICLE FIRE

I-84 westbound is closed from La Grande to Cabbage Hill (mileposts 265-224) due to a vehicle fire.

There is currently no ETA on the freeway reopening.

We will update this post as we receive further information.

Update: The closure has been lifted

I-84 WESTBOUND SHUT DOWN DUE TO VEHICLE FIREI-84 westbound is closed from La Grande to Cabbage Hill (mileposts 265-224) due to a vehicle fire.There is currently no ETA on the freeway reopening.We will update this post as we receive further information. ... See MoreSee Less

11 hours ago


John Day

  February 16, 2024

Prairie City Mayor Scott Officer resigns

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John Day

  February 12, 2024

‘Area of Known Wolf Activity’ updated for OR 131

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Baker City

  February 12, 2024

“We’re Hurting”: Severe shortage of umpires threatens baseball and softball

BAKER CITY — Little League and high school organizations across Oregon are desperate for umpires …Read More

Plymouth

  February 10, 2024

Fishermen find human remains in Columbia River

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