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College Place

December 29, 2021

CPPS will refinance school bonds

COLLEGE PLACE – In a plan to take advantage of …Read More

Tri-Cities

December 28, 2021

KPD investigating fatal accident

KENNEWICK – The Kennewick Police Department is investigating a fatal …Read More

Pendleton

December 28, 2021

School board sets timeline for hiring superintendent

PENDLETON – The Pendleton School District Board of Directors has …Read More

Washington, D.C.

December 28, 2021

Bipartisan WA bill would help all aging veterans

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-Spokane) and …Read More

Heppner

December 28, 2021

Grand jury to hear case against Garza this week

Heppner – Jose Don Garza, 43, will have the state’s …Read More

Pendleton

December 28, 2021

County commissioners to hold admin meeting

PENDLETON – The Umatilla County Board of Commissioners will meet …Read More

Tri-Cities

December 27, 2021

Lost hikers, dog rescued from Rattlesnake Mountain

KENNEWICK – A couple and their dog who were hiking …Read More

Volunteers essential to community warming centers

The extreme cold that is gripping the region will be …Read More

Walla Walla

December 27, 2021

Pasco leader heads for new mission in Walla Walla

WALLA WALLA – A former Pasco city council member, first …Read More

Mission

December 27, 2021

Brigham to talk to lawmakers about drought and more

MISSION – The Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation …Read More

Rail advocates discuss return to passenger service

Experts and advocates from Oregon, Washington and Montana met virtually …Read More

Hermiston

December 23, 2021

HSD is working on school safety plan forum

HERMISTON – The nationwide threat of school violence that appeared …Read More

Salem

December 23, 2021

Steelhead fishing to remain closed in 2022

SALEM – The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife announced …Read More

Pendleton

December 23, 2021

Council begins work to establish revolving fund

PENDLETON – Umatilla County has approved $2 million to help …Read More

Umatilla County

December 22, 2021

CDC figures debunk state’s claims on county vax rate

UMATILLA COUNTY – Leaders at the Oregon Health Authority and …Read More

College Place

December 22, 2021

City seeks a new council member

COLLEGE PLACE – The city of College Place has issued …Read More

Pendleton

December 22, 2021

UCSO readies for dispatch assessment

PENDLETON – Umatilla County Emergency Dispatch will be undergoing a …Read More

Olympia

December 22, 2021

Inslee faces bipartisan veto challenge

OLYMPIA – The Washington Legislature’s new legal challenge to Gov. …Read More

Pendleton

December 21, 2021

Three arrested for allegedly stealing appliances

PENDLETON – Pendleton police officers have arrested three local men, …Read More

Burbank

December 21, 2021

WSP investigates two-vehicle injury collision

BURBANK – A Hermiston man was injured Monday night when …Read More

Hermiston

December 21, 2021

Silage fire is still burning

HERMISTON – Umatilla County Fire District No. 1 conducted a …Read More

College Place

December 21, 2021

Wanted: Grinch who tried to steal Christmas

COLLEGE PLACE — The College Place Police Department is looking …Read More

Pendleton

December 21, 2021

New business dominates council agenda

PENDLETON – The Pendleton City Council meets tonight (Tuesday) at …Read More

Walla Walla

December 21, 2021

Summer Sol program will be scaled back

WALLA WALLA — Created to help students recover from the …Read More

Hermiston

December 20, 2021

UPDATE: Money, firearm found in suspect’s vehicle

UPDATE: 12-20-21 2:50 p.m. Hermiston Police Chief Jason Edmiston says …Read More

Olympia

December 20, 2021

Inslee pauses payroll tax, GOP wants tax cuts

OLYMPIA — Washington Gob. Jay Inslee and state Democratic legislative …Read More

Athena

December 20, 2021

Hansell will sponsor a statewide illegal grow bill

ATHENA – The special session of the Oregon Legislature last …Read More

Walla Walla

December 20, 2021

Tipsy Taxi is up and running

WALLA WALLA – Local law enforcement agencies want everyone to …Read More

Pendleton

December 20, 2021

Parks and Rec has a leak to repair

PENDLETON – It may be winter, but the aquatic center …Read More

Walla Walla

December 17, 2021

Start time selected for New Year’s Eve fireworks display

WALLA WALLA – As selected by residents’ votes, the city …Read More

Umatilla County

December 17, 2021

2020 county payroll tops $1 billion

UMATILLA COUNTY – Umatilla County’s all-industry payroll in 2020 was …Read More

Walla Walla

December 17, 2021

Son in group attack gets pre-trial release

WALLA WALLA – Walla Walla County Superior Court Judge Brandon …Read More

Washington, D.C.

December 17, 2021

Sams officially takes charge of NPS

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Chuck Sams is now officially the director …Read More

Olympia

December 17, 2021

Inslee has plan to combat homelessness

OLYMPIA – Washington Gov. Jay Inslee Wednesday announced his homelessness …Read More

Pendleton

December 17, 2021

Airport project grows in money-saving move

PENDLETON – The Pendleton City Council has approved a change …Read More

Walla Walla

December 16, 2021

Cash, presents stolen from state DCYF office

WALLA WALLA — The Walla Walla Police Department reports officers …Read More

Hermiston

December 16, 2021

Treatment Court participant helps HPD Christmas Express

HERMISTON – The Sixth Judicial District Treatment Court saw one …Read More

Walla Walla

December 16, 2021

City loses hotels, gains apartments

WALLA WALLA – Two motels in downtown Walla Walla, the …Read More

Pendleton

December 16, 2021

County to open to public in New Year

PENDLETON – The Umatilla County Courthouse will return to its …Read More

La Conner

December 16, 2021

Inslee outlines salmon recovery

LA CONNER – Washington Gov. Jay Inslee Tuesday proposed new …Read More

Hermiston

December 15, 2021

Smelly silage fire impacts Hermiston

HERMISTON – A fire is burning in a contained area …Read More

Walla Walla

December 15, 2021

Wanted felony sex offender captured

WALLA WALLA – Officers with the Walla Walla Police Department …Read More

Salem

December 15, 2021

Quick Senate exit kept the session at just one day

SALEM – The Oregon Legislature stuck to its guns and …Read More

Walla Walla

December 15, 2021

Council to adjust budget

WALLA WALLA – The Walla Walla City Council will meet …Read More

Hermiston

December 15, 2021

Council approves accepting opioid settlement funds

HERMISTON – The Hermiston City Council has approved being named …Read More

College Place

December 15, 2021

City creates four hot spots

COLLEGE PLACE – Free, high-speed Wi-Fi hot spots are now …Read More

Pendleton

December 15, 2021

PSD picks superintendent search experts

PENDLETON – The Pendleton School District Board of Directors has …Read More

College Place

December 14, 2021

DUI suspect damages headstones at cemetery

COLLEGE PLACE — A Milton-Freewater man was arrested Tuesday afternoon …Read More

Pendleton

December 14, 2021

Work sessions include action items

PENDLETON – The Pendleton Development Commission and the Pendleton City …Read More

Olympia

December 14, 2021

Inslee unveils climate package

OLYMPIA – Washington Governor Jay Inslee Monday announced his climate …Read More

 December 29, 2021

CPPS will refinance school bonds

COLLEGE PLACE – In a plan to take advantage of …Read More

 December 28, 2021

KPD investigating fatal accident

KENNEWICK – The Kennewick Police Department is investigating a fatal …Read More

 December 28, 2021

School board sets timeline for hiring superintendent

PENDLETON – The Pendleton School District Board of Directors has …Read More

 December 28, 2021

Bipartisan WA bill would help all aging veterans

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-Spokane) and …Read More

 December 28, 2021

Grand jury to hear case against Garza this week

Heppner – Jose Don Garza, 43, will have the state’s …Read More

 December 28, 2021

County commissioners to hold admin meeting

PENDLETON – The Umatilla County Board of Commissioners will meet …Read More

 December 27, 2021

Lost hikers, dog rescued from Rattlesnake Mountain

KENNEWICK – A couple and their dog who were hiking …Read More

Volunteers essential to community warming centers

The extreme cold that is gripping the region will be …Read More

 December 27, 2021

Pasco leader heads for new mission in Walla Walla

WALLA WALLA – A former Pasco city council member, first …Read More

 December 27, 2021

Brigham to talk to lawmakers about drought and more

MISSION – The Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation …Read More

 December 23, 2021

Rail advocates discuss return to passenger service

Experts and advocates from Oregon, Washington and Montana met virtually …Read More

 December 23, 2021

HSD is working on school safety plan forum

HERMISTON – The nationwide threat of school violence that appeared …Read More

 December 23, 2021

Steelhead fishing to remain closed in 2022

SALEM – The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife announced …Read More

 December 23, 2021

Council begins work to establish revolving fund

PENDLETON – Umatilla County has approved $2 million to help …Read More

 December 22, 2021

CDC figures debunk state’s claims on county vax rate

UMATILLA COUNTY – Leaders at the Oregon Health Authority and …Read More

 December 22, 2021

City seeks a new council member

COLLEGE PLACE – The city of College Place has issued …Read More

 December 22, 2021

UCSO readies for dispatch assessment

PENDLETON – Umatilla County Emergency Dispatch will be undergoing a …Read More

 December 22, 2021

Inslee faces bipartisan veto challenge

OLYMPIA – The Washington Legislature’s new legal challenge to Gov. …Read More

 December 21, 2021

Three arrested for allegedly stealing appliances

PENDLETON – Pendleton police officers have arrested three local men, …Read More

 December 21, 2021

WSP investigates two-vehicle injury collision

BURBANK – A Hermiston man was injured Monday night when …Read More

 December 21, 2021

Silage fire is still burning

HERMISTON – Umatilla County Fire District No. 1 conducted a …Read More

 December 21, 2021

Wanted: Grinch who tried to steal Christmas

COLLEGE PLACE — The College Place Police Department is looking …Read More

 December 21, 2021

New business dominates council agenda

PENDLETON – The Pendleton City Council meets tonight (Tuesday) at …Read More

 December 21, 2021

Summer Sol program will be scaled back

WALLA WALLA — Created to help students recover from the …Read More

 December 20, 2021

UPDATE: Money, firearm found in suspect’s vehicle

UPDATE: 12-20-21 2:50 p.m. Hermiston Police Chief Jason Edmiston says …Read More

 December 20, 2021

Inslee pauses payroll tax, GOP wants tax cuts

OLYMPIA — Washington Gob. Jay Inslee and state Democratic legislative …Read More

 December 20, 2021

Hansell will sponsor a statewide illegal grow bill

ATHENA – The special session of the Oregon Legislature last …Read More

 December 20, 2021

Tipsy Taxi is up and running

WALLA WALLA – Local law enforcement agencies want everyone to …Read More

 December 20, 2021

Parks and Rec has a leak to repair

PENDLETON – It may be winter, but the aquatic center …Read More

 December 17, 2021

Start time selected for New Year’s Eve fireworks display

WALLA WALLA – As selected by residents’ votes, the city …Read More

 December 17, 2021

2020 county payroll tops $1 billion

UMATILLA COUNTY – Umatilla County’s all-industry payroll in 2020 was …Read More

 December 17, 2021

Son in group attack gets pre-trial release

WALLA WALLA – Walla Walla County Superior Court Judge Brandon …Read More

 December 17, 2021

Sams officially takes charge of NPS

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Chuck Sams is now officially the director …Read More

 December 17, 2021

Inslee has plan to combat homelessness

OLYMPIA – Washington Gov. Jay Inslee Wednesday announced his homelessness …Read More

 December 17, 2021

Airport project grows in money-saving move

PENDLETON – The Pendleton City Council has approved a change …Read More

 December 16, 2021

Cash, presents stolen from state DCYF office

WALLA WALLA — The Walla Walla Police Department reports officers …Read More

 December 16, 2021

Treatment Court participant helps HPD Christmas Express

HERMISTON – The Sixth Judicial District Treatment Court saw one …Read More

 December 16, 2021

City loses hotels, gains apartments

WALLA WALLA – Two motels in downtown Walla Walla, the …Read More

 December 16, 2021

County to open to public in New Year

PENDLETON – The Umatilla County Courthouse will return to its …Read More

 December 16, 2021

Inslee outlines salmon recovery

LA CONNER – Washington Gov. Jay Inslee Tuesday proposed new …Read More

 December 15, 2021

Smelly silage fire impacts Hermiston

HERMISTON – A fire is burning in a contained area …Read More

 December 15, 2021

Wanted felony sex offender captured

WALLA WALLA – Officers with the Walla Walla Police Department …Read More

 December 15, 2021

Quick Senate exit kept the session at just one day

SALEM – The Oregon Legislature stuck to its guns and …Read More

 December 15, 2021

Council to adjust budget

WALLA WALLA – The Walla Walla City Council will meet …Read More

 December 15, 2021

Council approves accepting opioid settlement funds

HERMISTON – The Hermiston City Council has approved being named …Read More

 December 15, 2021

City creates four hot spots

COLLEGE PLACE – Free, high-speed Wi-Fi hot spots are now …Read More

 December 15, 2021

PSD picks superintendent search experts

PENDLETON – The Pendleton School District Board of Directors has …Read More

 December 14, 2021

DUI suspect damages headstones at cemetery

COLLEGE PLACE — A Milton-Freewater man was arrested Tuesday afternoon …Read More

 December 14, 2021

Work sessions include action items

PENDLETON – The Pendleton Development Commission and the Pendleton City …Read More

 December 14, 2021

Inslee unveils climate package

OLYMPIA – Washington Governor Jay Inslee Monday announced his climate …Read More