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Hermiston

May 20, 2020

Gomez has a court date Thursday

HERMISTON – Alleged rapist Kevin Humberto Gomez, 23, of Hermiston …Read More

Walla Walla

May 20, 2020

WWFD is all about PPE

WALLA WALLA – The Walla Walla Fire Department is among …Read More

Pendleton

May 20, 2020

Council approves pact with firefighters

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

Umatilla County

May 20, 2020

County extends contracts by a year

UMATILLA COUNTY – Umatilla County’s three-year contract with members of …Read More

Olympia

May 20, 2020

Washington expands contact tracing program

OLYMPIA — The Washington State Department of Health (DOH) is …Read More

Washington, D.C.

May 20, 2020

Walden defends President’s work on COVID-19

WASHINGTON, District of Columbia – U.S. Rep. Greg Walden (R-Hood …Read More

Umatilla County

May 20, 2020

Columbia Basin afternoon flood update

PENDLETON – National Weather Service Hydrologist Marilyn Lohmann says some …Read More

Pendleton

May 20, 2020

Flood Warnings issued through tomorrow morning

PENDLETON – Flood Warnings for a significant part of Eastern …Read More

Columbia Basin

May 19, 2020

The ballots are counted

Statewide, the race for a Republican candidate to run for …Read More

Umatilla County

May 19, 2020

Mother helps in arrest of alleged rapist

UMATILLA COUNTY – A 24-year-old man from the Milton-Freewater area …Read More

WW County works on early opening request

WALLA WALLA – The Walla Walla County Board of Commissioners …Read More

Pendleton

May 19, 2020

St. Anthony is ready to treat the sick

PENDLETON – Nationwide studies suggest that people are hesitant to …Read More

Walla Walla

May 19, 2020

WW receives donated safety equipment

WALLA WALLA – Local first responders and health care personnel …Read More

Salem

May 19, 2020

Oregon’s jobless rate soars upward

SALEM – Oregon’s unemployment rate for the month of April …Read More

Morrow County

May 19, 2020

Morrow County schools get hot spots

News release from the InterMountain Education Service District: PENDLETON – …Read More

Salem

May 18, 2020

Reaction is swift to judge’s COVID-19 ruling

SALEM – Baker County Judge Matt Shirtcliff’s Monday morning ruling …Read More

Umatilla County

May 18, 2020

Clock is ticking on Election Day

UMATILLA COUNTY – All ballots for the May 19 presidential …Read More

Wallula

May 18, 2020

Reay discusses Cold Connect closure

WALLULA – Union Pacific has set the brakes on its …Read More

Pendleton

May 18, 2020

Man arrested for home invasion

PENDLETON – Pendleton police have taken Osias Edmiston, 23, into …Read More

Walla Walla

May 18, 2020

Masks required at St. Mary

WALLA WALLA — Providence St. Mary Medical Center and Providence …Read More

Mission

May 18, 2020

Three land in jail after pursuit by Tribal police

PENDLETON – A pursuit that began on the Confederated Tribes …Read More

Hermiston

May 17, 2020

Investigation continues into fatal hit and run

HERMISTON – Hermiston police continue to investigate the hit and …Read More

Mt. St. Helens

May 17, 2020

Marking the 40th anniversary of Mt. St. Helens

The massive eruption that changed the shape of Mt. St. …Read More

Pendleton

May 17, 2020

BMCC works to fill CARES Act gaps for students

PENDLETON – The CARES Act calls for an estimated $14 …Read More

Pendleton

May 17, 2020

BUILD grant could help open up more housing land

PENDLETON – Monday is the deadline for the city of …Read More

Umatilla County

May 16, 2020

Calf is killed by Mt. Emily wolves

UMATILLA COUNTY – A livestock producer found a dead calf …Read More

Wallula

May 16, 2020

Tyson releases final testing results

WALLULA – Tyson Foods Inc. reports that 277 of its …Read More

Umatilla County

May 15, 2020

Frustration abounds with Phase 1 COVID-19 announcement

UMATILLA COUNTY – More than an hour before Gov. Kate …Read More

Hermiston

May 15, 2020

HPD arrests alleged rapist

HERMISTON – Detectives from the Hermiston Police Department have arrested …Read More

Pendleton

May 14, 2020

Two homeless people arrested for burglary

PENDLETON – Pendleton police responded to a call from the …Read More

Shaniko

May 14, 2020

Prescott man one of two arrested for drug charges

SHANIKO – An Oregon State Police trooper conducted a traffic …Read More

Pendleton

May 14, 2020

Lower McKay Creek is being closely monitored

PENDLETON – McKay Reservoir is 100 percent full and the …Read More

Umatilla County

May 14, 2020

Umatilla County Fair works toward a modified event

UMATILLA COUNTY – Umatilla County Fair Coordinator Angie McNalley has …Read More

Pendleton

May 14, 2020

Umatilla County given green light to reopen

UMATILLA COUNTY - Umatilla County has now been given the green light to reopen beginning tomorrow after supplying state officials with additional from county Read More

Tollgate

May 14, 2020

Phillips Creek road temporarily closed

TOLLGATE, OR – Forest Service officials on the Walla Walla Ranger …Read More

Hermiston

May 13, 2020

Investigation into fatal hit and run continues

HERMISTON – The Hermiston Police Department is waiting to release …Read More

Umatilla County

May 13, 2020

Counties await reopening nod from Gov. Brown

PORTLAND – Gov. Kate Brown will announce which of the …Read More

Walla Walla

May 13, 2020

Road work means closures this week

WALLA WALLA – The intersection of Isaacs and Wilbur avenues …Read More

Pendleton

May 13, 2020

Sewage tests positive for COVID-19

PENDLETON – The city of Pendleton is testing sewage coming …Read More

Walla Walla

May 13, 2020

Railroad improvements get the green light

WALLA WALLA – The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission has …Read More

Pendleton

May 13, 2020

Bali is more than a narcotics dog

PENDLETON – Pendleton Police K9 Bali of Howling Creek is …Read More

Washington, DC

May 13, 2020

Walden: USA isn’t ready to vote by mail

WASHINGTON, District of Columbia – COVID-19 distancing requirements make polling …Read More

MISSION

May 13, 2020

CTUIR reaches out to members, lifts travel restriction

MISSION – A virtual call center is now operating with …Read More

Portland

May 13, 2020

BREAKING NEWS: Counties that can reopen will be announced Thursday

PORTLAND — Oregon Gov. Kate Brown is holding a news …Read More

Pendleton

May 12, 2020

Irate customer allegedly brandishes firearm

PENDLETON – A man who grew impatient about the length …Read More

Pendleton

May 12, 2020

Man driving on three wheels on I-84 is arrested for DUII

PENDLETON – Oregon State Police responded to a two-vehicle crash …Read More

Umatilla County

May 12, 2020

Walden prods Brown, UCo Health could use the money

WASHINGTON, District of Columbia – The CARES Act sent $1.39 …Read More

Walla Walla

May 12, 2020

The city council will vote on accepting COVID-19 funds for WWPD

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

College Place

May 12, 2020

CPPS launches food drive this week

COLLEGE PLACE – College Place Public Schools is hosting a …Read More

Olympia

May 12, 2020

Inslee announces statewide contact tracing program

OLYMPIA – Gov. Jay Inslee announced the launch of a …Read More

 May 20, 2020

Gomez has a court date Thursday

HERMISTON – Alleged rapist Kevin Humberto Gomez, 23, of Hermiston …Read More

 May 20, 2020

WWFD is all about PPE

WALLA WALLA – The Walla Walla Fire Department is among …Read More

 May 20, 2020

Council approves pact with firefighters

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

 May 20, 2020

County extends contracts by a year

UMATILLA COUNTY – Umatilla County’s three-year contract with members of …Read More

 May 20, 2020

Washington expands contact tracing program

OLYMPIA — The Washington State Department of Health (DOH) is …Read More

 May 20, 2020

Walden defends President’s work on COVID-19

WASHINGTON, District of Columbia – U.S. Rep. Greg Walden (R-Hood …Read More

 May 20, 2020

Columbia Basin afternoon flood update

PENDLETON – National Weather Service Hydrologist Marilyn Lohmann says some …Read More

 May 20, 2020

Flood Warnings issued through tomorrow morning

PENDLETON – Flood Warnings for a significant part of Eastern …Read More

 May 19, 2020

The ballots are counted

Statewide, the race for a Republican candidate to run for …Read More

 May 19, 2020

Mother helps in arrest of alleged rapist

UMATILLA COUNTY – A 24-year-old man from the Milton-Freewater area …Read More

 May 19, 2020

WW County works on early opening request

WALLA WALLA – The Walla Walla County Board of Commissioners …Read More

 May 19, 2020

St. Anthony is ready to treat the sick

PENDLETON – Nationwide studies suggest that people are hesitant to …Read More

 May 19, 2020

WW receives donated safety equipment

WALLA WALLA – Local first responders and health care personnel …Read More

 May 19, 2020

Oregon’s jobless rate soars upward

SALEM – Oregon’s unemployment rate for the month of April …Read More

 May 19, 2020

Morrow County schools get hot spots

News release from the InterMountain Education Service District: PENDLETON – …Read More

 May 18, 2020

Reaction is swift to judge’s COVID-19 ruling

SALEM – Baker County Judge Matt Shirtcliff’s Monday morning ruling …Read More

 May 18, 2020

Clock is ticking on Election Day

UMATILLA COUNTY – All ballots for the May 19 presidential …Read More

 May 18, 2020

Reay discusses Cold Connect closure

WALLULA – Union Pacific has set the brakes on its …Read More

 May 18, 2020

Man arrested for home invasion

PENDLETON – Pendleton police have taken Osias Edmiston, 23, into …Read More

 May 18, 2020

Masks required at St. Mary

WALLA WALLA — Providence St. Mary Medical Center and Providence …Read More

 May 18, 2020

Three land in jail after pursuit by Tribal police

PENDLETON – A pursuit that began on the Confederated Tribes …Read More

 May 17, 2020

Investigation continues into fatal hit and run

HERMISTON – Hermiston police continue to investigate the hit and …Read More

 May 17, 2020

Marking the 40th anniversary of Mt. St. Helens

The massive eruption that changed the shape of Mt. St. …Read More

 May 17, 2020

BMCC works to fill CARES Act gaps for students

PENDLETON – The CARES Act calls for an estimated $14 …Read More

 May 17, 2020

BUILD grant could help open up more housing land

PENDLETON – Monday is the deadline for the city of …Read More

 May 16, 2020

Calf is killed by Mt. Emily wolves

UMATILLA COUNTY – A livestock producer found a dead calf …Read More

 May 16, 2020

Tyson releases final testing results

WALLULA – Tyson Foods Inc. reports that 277 of its …Read More

 May 15, 2020

Frustration abounds with Phase 1 COVID-19 announcement

UMATILLA COUNTY – More than an hour before Gov. Kate …Read More

 May 15, 2020

HPD arrests alleged rapist

HERMISTON – Detectives from the Hermiston Police Department have arrested …Read More

 May 14, 2020

Two homeless people arrested for burglary

PENDLETON – Pendleton police responded to a call from the …Read More

 May 14, 2020

Prescott man one of two arrested for drug charges

SHANIKO – An Oregon State Police trooper conducted a traffic …Read More

 May 14, 2020

Lower McKay Creek is being closely monitored

PENDLETON – McKay Reservoir is 100 percent full and the …Read More

 May 14, 2020

Umatilla County Fair works toward a modified event

UMATILLA COUNTY – Umatilla County Fair Coordinator Angie McNalley has …Read More

 May 14, 2020

Umatilla County given green light to reopen

UMATILLA COUNTY - Umatilla County has now been given the green light to reopen beginning tomorrow after supplying state officials with additional from county Read More

 May 14, 2020

Phillips Creek road temporarily closed

TOLLGATE, OR – Forest Service officials on the Walla Walla Ranger …Read More

 May 13, 2020

Investigation into fatal hit and run continues

HERMISTON – The Hermiston Police Department is waiting to release …Read More

 May 13, 2020

Counties await reopening nod from Gov. Brown

PORTLAND – Gov. Kate Brown will announce which of the …Read More

 May 13, 2020

Road work means closures this week

WALLA WALLA – The intersection of Isaacs and Wilbur avenues …Read More

 May 13, 2020

Sewage tests positive for COVID-19

PENDLETON – The city of Pendleton is testing sewage coming …Read More

 May 13, 2020

Railroad improvements get the green light

WALLA WALLA – The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission has …Read More

 May 13, 2020

Bali is more than a narcotics dog

PENDLETON – Pendleton Police K9 Bali of Howling Creek is …Read More

 May 13, 2020

Walden: USA isn’t ready to vote by mail

WASHINGTON, District of Columbia – COVID-19 distancing requirements make polling …Read More

 May 13, 2020

CTUIR reaches out to members, lifts travel restriction

MISSION – A virtual call center is now operating with …Read More

 May 13, 2020

BREAKING NEWS: Counties that can reopen will be announced Thursday

PORTLAND — Oregon Gov. Kate Brown is holding a news …Read More

 May 12, 2020

Irate customer allegedly brandishes firearm

PENDLETON – A man who grew impatient about the length …Read More

 May 12, 2020

Man driving on three wheels on I-84 is arrested for DUII

PENDLETON – Oregon State Police responded to a two-vehicle crash …Read More

 May 12, 2020

Walden prods Brown, UCo Health could use the money

WASHINGTON, District of Columbia – The CARES Act sent $1.39 …Read More

 May 12, 2020

The city council will vote on accepting COVID-19 funds for WWPD

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

 May 12, 2020

CPPS launches food drive this week

COLLEGE PLACE – College Place Public Schools is hosting a …Read More

 May 12, 2020

Inslee announces statewide contact tracing program

OLYMPIA – Gov. Jay Inslee announced the launch of a …Read More