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Hoops for Heart scores for heart association

A benefit basketball clinic will raise money for the American Heart Association.

Heart & Stroke Hoops for Heart is Saturday from noon to 2 p.m. at the Boardman Pool & Recreation Center, 311 N. Olson Road. Girls and boys ages 7-18 will...

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Tee-off for Campus Life

There are still some openings for the Campus Life Golf Tournament.

The two-person scramble format is Saturday at Big River Golf Course, Umatilla. The cost is $50 per person and the fee includes green fees, lunch, prizes and a raffle.

Last...

Former Irrigon coach safe after Barcelona attack outside hotel
Former Irrigon coach safe after Barcelona attack outside hotel
Mitch Thompson was staying in a hotel with the Oregon State University men’s basketball team on the street where a van killed 13 people.
Softball league seeks 18U girls

A girls’ 18U competitive league softball team is seeking additional team members for the fall season.

Players ages 15-18 by Dec. 31 from Boardman, Echo, Heppner, Hermiston, Ione, Irrigon, Lexington, Stanfield and Umatilla are eligible to...

Golfers tee-off for local Special Olympics program
Golfers tee-off for local Special Olympics program

The Desert Lanes team of Chad Owens, Mike Postlewart, Doug Larsen and Nikki Postlewart took top honors in the Hermiston/Pendleton Special Olympics Fundraising Golf Tournament, held Aug. 12 at Echo Hills Gold Course.

The foursome scored a 55...

FARM-CITY: Champions crowned in 30th Farm-City Pro Rodeo
FARM-CITY: Champions crowned in 30th Farm-City Pro Rodeo
The 30th Farm-City Pro Rodeo wrapped up on Saturday night.
FARM-CITY: Big names put on big show
FARM-CITY: Big names put on big show
Some of the biggest names in rodeo descended on Hermiston for the third performance of the Farm-City Pro Rodeo on Friday night.
FARM-CITY: Taruscio shines in hometown rodeo
FARM-CITY: Taruscio shines in hometown rodeo
Stanfield's Travis Taruscio's win in steer wrestling highlighted the second performance of the Farm-City Pro Rodeo on Thursday night.
FARM-CITY: New digs, same thrills
FARM-CITY: New digs, same thrills
The 30th Farm-City Pro Rodeo kicked off on Wednesday night in Hermiston.
FARM-CITY: New arena leaves grand marks all around
FARM-CITY: New arena leaves grand marks all around
After months of tireless overtime work, the new Farm-City Pro Rodeo arena opened its gates for business on Wednesday night.
FOOTBALL: Locals get one more chance on the gridiron
FOOTBALL: Locals get one more chance on the gridiron
Five local football stars got one more opportunity to strap on a helmet and pads and play in the 65th annual Oregon East West Shriners All-Star football game over the weekend.
Top rodeo athletes, stock to compete at new arena
Top rodeo athletes, stock to compete at new arena

The Farm-City Pro Rodeo begins Wednesday with 456 contestants entered, including some of the top names in rodeo and a slew of last year’s champions.

“All the top cowboys are coming,” said David Bothum, co-founder of the...

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Hermiston comes up short in regional Little League tournament
The Hermiston junior league baseball team was elimintated from the West Regional tournament on Thursday afternoon.
FOOTBALL: Five Umatilla/Morrow County athletes to play in Shrine Game
FOOTBALL: Five Umatilla/Morrow County athletes to play in Shrine Game
The 65th annual Oregon East West Shrine All-Star football game is set to kick off on Saturday evening in Baker City.
Hermiston earns blowout win
Hermiston earns blowout win
The Hermiston Junior League team got into the win column at the West Regional tournament on Wednesday.
Chute 8 Whiskey rising in national prominence
Chute 8 Whiskey rising in national prominence
Local whiskey represented at Colorado, New Mexico rodeos.
Farm-City offers Gold Buckle memberships

Extra seats are available at the new arena facility for the Farm-City Pro Rodeo.

The rodeo is celebrating its 30th year and encourages people to purchase tickets soon. The special Gold Buckle memberships include fair admission, VIP...

Drive, Chip and Putt qualifier
Drive, Chip and Putt qualifier

Colby Lerten, 10, of Hermiston qualified for the subregional round of the Drive, Chip and Putt competition by placing third at the local competition held Wednesday, July 19, in Pasco, Washington. Lerten scored 76 points for third place in the Boys...

Little League all-stars swinging for trip to San Jose
Little League all-stars swinging for trip to San Jose

The Hermiston Junior Little League all-stars are teaming up with the community to continue their winning ways.

Earlier this month, the baseball team, which plays in the 13-14 age division, won the Oregon District 3 Tournament in John Day. Then,...

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