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Hermiston city councilors discussed their top priorities for the Eastern Oregon Trade and Event Center and whether it was too late to change the center's name on Monday.

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Jeanne Bedolla, an advocate and project coordinator with Domestic Violence Services, said insight can be drawn from the recent chaos caused by Mother Nature.

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For a handful of co-workers at Hermiston’s Columbia Bank, it’s been “Taco Tuesday” almost every day of the week.

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Many teachers around the state will stage walkouts on May 8, to demand better support for education from the Oregon Legislature. But Hermiston and Umatilla’s teachers decided not to participat…

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Hermiston’s new food truck pod Third Street Eats wasn’t officially set to open until May, but a few trucks have already begun serving up food on the site.

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Katie Lompa, community assistance forester with the Oregon Department of Forestry, gets Echo elementary students to stretch like trees while while giving a presentation of Tree City on Thursda…

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Echo kindergartners draw pictures to put in a time capsule during Arbor Day festivities Thursday in Echo.

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When Echo first became a “Tree City USA,” none of the school’s students were born. But as it celebrated its 30th anniversary as a Tree City on Thursday, Echo city staff and teachers taught the…

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Area churches and organizations are getting a jump start on the Easter bunny, offering fun weekend activities to celebrate Easter.

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Thought-provoking concepts centering around belonging and a sense of place are featured in Blue Mountain Community College’s Arts & Culture Series. Alison Timmons, series chairperson and B…

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The Hermiston Downtown District is calling all artists to help celebrate the arrival of spring by joining the Hermiston Art Festival.

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Umatilla County residents got rid of literal tons of junk on Saturday at the city of Hermiston’s annual Free Recycling Day. The city hauled away everything from scrap metal to tires to unused paint.

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Some Hermiston residents will now be able to benefit from a national program that provides real estate assistance to teachers, health care workers, firefighters, law enforcement, emergency med…

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Hermiston Police have arrested a man in a June 2018 murder, and may make more arrests related to the homicide in coming days.

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Emotional support and resources are available for family, friends and caregivers for people with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia.

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A dramatic and moving re-enactment of the events leading up to the crucifixion of Jesus Christ is being presented by Our Lady of Angels Catholic Church.