All Columbia Basin News

|
Salem

June 9, 2020

Bumpy roads ahead due to COVID-19

SALEM – Fewer people on Oregon’s roads means less money …Read More

Olympia

June 9, 2020

WA GOP leader calls for special session

OLYMPIA – Governor Jay Inslee wants 15 percent across-the-board budget …Read More

Salem

June 9, 2020

Farmers’ rule is one of the items to be discussed at CAT rules hearing

SALEM – The Oregon Department of Revenue has scheduled a …Read More

Hermiston

June 9, 2020

HPD seeks public’s help in fatal shooting

HERMISTON – The Umatilla County District Attorney’s Office says that …Read More

Walla Walla

June 9, 2020

WWPD removes its social media accounts

WALLA WALLA – The Walla Walla Police Department has removed …Read More

Salem

June 9, 2020

Oregon special session yet to be called

SALEM – Political observers had speculated that once the revenue …Read More

Walla Walla

June 9, 2020

Aviary donations are flying in

WALLA WALLA – The bad news was that vandals cut …Read More

Pendleton

June 8, 2020

Work sessions on tap for PDC, PCC

PENDLETON – Both the Pendleton Development Commission and the Pendleton …Read More

College Place

June 8, 2020

Council hosts transportation plan public hearing

COLLEGE PLACE – The College Place City Council will consider …Read More

Pendleton

June 8, 2020

Decision to close aquatic center wasn’t easy

PENDLETON – City Manager Robb Corbett said that closing the …Read More

Hermiston

June 8, 2020

Council begins the emergency shelter discussion

HERMISTON – The Hermiston City Council and staff began the …Read More

Walla Walla

June 8, 2020

WW Fair and Frontier Days cancelled for 2020

WALLA WALLA — In a unanimous decision, the Walla Walla …Read More

Walla Walla

June 7, 2020

WW City Council to discuss pavement management program

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

Pendleton

June 7, 2020

PSD has two meetings Monday

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

Hermiston

June 7, 2020

It’s budget time for Hermiston

HERMISTON – The Hermiston City Council will vote on resolutions …Read More

Walla Walla

June 7, 2020

Pandemic forces Sweets to cancel season

WALLA WALLA – The 2020 West Coast League season was …Read More

College Place

June 7, 2020

Major CP street project is delayed

COLLEGE PLACE – The resurfacing of Southeast Meadowbrook Street has …Read More

Pendleton

June 7, 2020

City hall works on reopening plan

PENDLETON – Under Phase 2 of Gov. Kate Brown’s reopening …Read More

Salem

June 6, 2020

E-Board approves distribution of some CARES Act funds

SALEM – The Oregon Legislature’s Emergency Board is distributing more …Read More

Umatlla County

June 5, 2020

The wait is over. Umatilla County enters Phase 2 Saturday

UMATILLA COUNTY – County Board of Commissioners Chairman John Shafer …Read More

Salem

June 5, 2020

Brown lists counties approved for Phase 2

The following is a news release from Gov. Kate Brown: …Read More

Umatilla County

June 4, 2020

Umatilla County’s Phase 2 plan ‘under review’ – again

SALEM – Gov. Kate Brown has approved 26 counties to …Read More

Salem

June 4, 2020

Written arguments in churches’ suit against Brown are turned in

SALEM – The Oregon Supreme Court has received written arguments …Read More

Walla Walla

June 4, 2020

Wa-Hi passes grad goal early

WALLA WALLA – Walla Walla Public Schools has surpassed its …Read More

Pendleton

June 4, 2020

Back-to-school plan coming next week

PENDLETON – Gov. Kate Brown’s COVID-19 closures and reopening plans …Read More

Pendleton

June 4, 2020

Budgeting for the new year is guess work

PENDLETON – A new fiscal year for government entities in …Read More

Columbia Basin

June 4, 2020

Farmers markets open with COVID-19 changes

WALLA WALLA – On Saturday, the Downtown Farmers Market at …Read More

Pendleton

June 4, 2020

Work on Byers is coming soon

PENDLETON – The bids are in for the widening and …Read More

Walla Walla

June 4, 2020

WW fair manager resigns

WALLA WALLA – Walla Walla Fair and Frontier Days Manager …Read More

Pendleton

June 3, 2020

Fire chief is battling social media snafu

PENDLETON – Pendleton Fire Chief Jim Critchley says an ill-advised …Read More

Walla Walla

June 3, 2020

Reward offered in bird killings

WALLA WALLA – Vandals killing birds at the Pioneer Park …Read More

Pendleton

June 3, 2020

Roberts: Politics has no place in addressing ills

SALEM – President Trump calls for putting soldiers on the …Read More

Pendleton

June 3, 2020

Corbett questions McKay Dam priorities

PENDLETON – After the most recent high-water event along lower …Read More

Salem

June 3, 2020

Oregon Phase 2 openings to be announced Friday

SALEM – Oregon is preparing for counties to enter Phase …Read More

Walla Walla

June 3, 2020

Valley Transit extends free fares

WALLA WALLA – Valley Transit has announced it will remain …Read More

Hermiston

June 3, 2020

HHS graduation will be different

HERMISTON – Hermiston High School seniors graduate Thursday at 6 …Read More

Walla Walla

June 3, 2020

WW police arrest 18-year-old for stabbing man

WALLA WALLA – A Walla Walla man has been arrested …Read More

Columbia Basin

June 2, 2020

Officers pleased with three peaceful protests

A protest Sunday in Walla Walla and demonstrations in Pendleton …Read More

Portland

June 2, 2020

Portland’s mayor is irked at the governor

PORTLAND – Mayor Ted Wheeler says Gov. Kate Brown mischaracterized …Read More

Rural library district sets a reopening plan

WALLA WALLA – While the Walla Walla County Rural Library …Read More

Portland

June 2, 2020

Teachers’ union gives distance learning an F

PORTLAND – Oregon Education Association President John Larson said the …Read More

Walla Walla

June 2, 2020

Vandals kill birds at Pioneer Park Aviary

WALLA WALLA – Vandals have killed approximately a dozen birds …Read More

Pendleton

June 2, 2020

Registered sex offender arrested in Friday assault

The following is a release from the Pendleton Police Department: …Read More

Pendleton

June 2, 2020

NWS hosts online storm spotter training

PENDLETON – The National Weather Service will be holding an …Read More

Portland

June 2, 2020

Governor defies request from President Trump

PORTLAND – Gov. Kate Brown granted a request form Portland …Read More

Pendleton

June 2, 2020

Peaceful Black Lives Matter protest held in Pendleton

PENDLETON – Almost 300 people gathered in Roy Raley Park …Read More

Kennewick

June 2, 2020

Tri-City Water Follies postponed

KENNEWICK – The 55th Annual Tri-Cities Water Follies which was …Read More

Walla Walla

June 1, 2020

WW commissioners to hear from fair board this week

WALLA WALLA – With so many issues riding on the …Read More

Pendleton

June 1, 2020

Pendleton chief says fire departments are working to be on the same page

UMATILLA COUNTY – Umatilla County Fire District No. 1 continues …Read More

College Place

June 1, 2020

Water work is underway

COLLEGE PLACE – Work continues to flow on a number …Read More

 June 9, 2020

Bumpy roads ahead due to COVID-19

SALEM – Fewer people on Oregon’s roads means less money …Read More

 June 9, 2020

WA GOP leader calls for special session

OLYMPIA – Governor Jay Inslee wants 15 percent across-the-board budget …Read More

 June 9, 2020

Farmers’ rule is one of the items to be discussed at CAT rules hearing

SALEM – The Oregon Department of Revenue has scheduled a …Read More

 June 9, 2020

HPD seeks public’s help in fatal shooting

HERMISTON – The Umatilla County District Attorney’s Office says that …Read More

 June 9, 2020

WWPD removes its social media accounts

WALLA WALLA – The Walla Walla Police Department has removed …Read More

 June 9, 2020

Oregon special session yet to be called

SALEM – Political observers had speculated that once the revenue …Read More

 June 9, 2020

Aviary donations are flying in

WALLA WALLA – The bad news was that vandals cut …Read More

 June 8, 2020

Work sessions on tap for PDC, PCC

PENDLETON – Both the Pendleton Development Commission and the Pendleton …Read More

 June 8, 2020

Council hosts transportation plan public hearing

COLLEGE PLACE – The College Place City Council will consider …Read More

 June 8, 2020

Decision to close aquatic center wasn’t easy

PENDLETON – City Manager Robb Corbett said that closing the …Read More

 June 8, 2020

Council begins the emergency shelter discussion

HERMISTON – The Hermiston City Council and staff began the …Read More

 June 8, 2020

WW Fair and Frontier Days cancelled for 2020

WALLA WALLA — In a unanimous decision, the Walla Walla …Read More

 June 7, 2020

WW City Council to discuss pavement management program

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

 June 7, 2020

PSD has two meetings Monday

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

 June 7, 2020

It’s budget time for Hermiston

HERMISTON – The Hermiston City Council will vote on resolutions …Read More

 June 7, 2020

Pandemic forces Sweets to cancel season

WALLA WALLA – The 2020 West Coast League season was …Read More

 June 7, 2020

Major CP street project is delayed

COLLEGE PLACE – The resurfacing of Southeast Meadowbrook Street has …Read More

 June 7, 2020

City hall works on reopening plan

PENDLETON – Under Phase 2 of Gov. Kate Brown’s reopening …Read More

 June 6, 2020

E-Board approves distribution of some CARES Act funds

SALEM – The Oregon Legislature’s Emergency Board is distributing more …Read More

 June 5, 2020

The wait is over. Umatilla County enters Phase 2 Saturday

UMATILLA COUNTY – County Board of Commissioners Chairman John Shafer …Read More

 June 5, 2020

Brown lists counties approved for Phase 2

The following is a news release from Gov. Kate Brown: …Read More

 June 4, 2020

Umatilla County’s Phase 2 plan ‘under review’ – again

SALEM – Gov. Kate Brown has approved 26 counties to …Read More

 June 4, 2020

Written arguments in churches’ suit against Brown are turned in

SALEM – The Oregon Supreme Court has received written arguments …Read More

 June 4, 2020

Wa-Hi passes grad goal early

WALLA WALLA – Walla Walla Public Schools has surpassed its …Read More

 June 4, 2020

Back-to-school plan coming next week

PENDLETON – Gov. Kate Brown’s COVID-19 closures and reopening plans …Read More

 June 4, 2020

Budgeting for the new year is guess work

PENDLETON – A new fiscal year for government entities in …Read More

 June 4, 2020

Farmers markets open with COVID-19 changes

WALLA WALLA – On Saturday, the Downtown Farmers Market at …Read More

 June 4, 2020

Work on Byers is coming soon

PENDLETON – The bids are in for the widening and …Read More

 June 4, 2020

WW fair manager resigns

WALLA WALLA – Walla Walla Fair and Frontier Days Manager …Read More

 June 3, 2020

Fire chief is battling social media snafu

PENDLETON – Pendleton Fire Chief Jim Critchley says an ill-advised …Read More

 June 3, 2020

Reward offered in bird killings

WALLA WALLA – Vandals killing birds at the Pioneer Park …Read More

 June 3, 2020

Roberts: Politics has no place in addressing ills

SALEM – President Trump calls for putting soldiers on the …Read More

 June 3, 2020

Corbett questions McKay Dam priorities

PENDLETON – After the most recent high-water event along lower …Read More

 June 3, 2020

Oregon Phase 2 openings to be announced Friday

SALEM – Oregon is preparing for counties to enter Phase …Read More

 June 3, 2020

Valley Transit extends free fares

WALLA WALLA – Valley Transit has announced it will remain …Read More

 June 3, 2020

HHS graduation will be different

HERMISTON – Hermiston High School seniors graduate Thursday at 6 …Read More

 June 3, 2020

WW police arrest 18-year-old for stabbing man

WALLA WALLA – A Walla Walla man has been arrested …Read More

 June 2, 2020

Officers pleased with three peaceful protests

A protest Sunday in Walla Walla and demonstrations in Pendleton …Read More

 June 2, 2020

Portland’s mayor is irked at the governor

PORTLAND – Mayor Ted Wheeler says Gov. Kate Brown mischaracterized …Read More

 June 2, 2020

Rural library district sets a reopening plan

WALLA WALLA – While the Walla Walla County Rural Library …Read More

 June 2, 2020

Teachers’ union gives distance learning an F

PORTLAND – Oregon Education Association President John Larson said the …Read More

 June 2, 2020

Vandals kill birds at Pioneer Park Aviary

WALLA WALLA – Vandals have killed approximately a dozen birds …Read More

 June 2, 2020

Registered sex offender arrested in Friday assault

The following is a release from the Pendleton Police Department: …Read More

 June 2, 2020

NWS hosts online storm spotter training

PENDLETON – The National Weather Service will be holding an …Read More

 June 2, 2020

Governor defies request from President Trump

PORTLAND – Gov. Kate Brown granted a request form Portland …Read More

 June 2, 2020

Peaceful Black Lives Matter protest held in Pendleton

PENDLETON – Almost 300 people gathered in Roy Raley Park …Read More

 June 2, 2020

Tri-City Water Follies postponed

KENNEWICK – The 55th Annual Tri-Cities Water Follies which was …Read More

 June 1, 2020

WW commissioners to hear from fair board this week

WALLA WALLA – With so many issues riding on the …Read More

 June 1, 2020

Pendleton chief says fire departments are working to be on the same page

UMATILLA COUNTY – Umatilla County Fire District No. 1 continues …Read More

 June 1, 2020

Water work is underway

COLLEGE PLACE – Work continues to flow on a number …Read More