A big crowd came out for the Summer Business Luncheon hosted July 13 at Bennett Botanical Gardens by the Hermiston Chamber of Commerce. It was the first large in-person event the chamber held in more than a year.
Artists who exhibit or sell their work and maintain a consistent artistic practice are invited to submit their information for a statewide artist registry.
The annual free Rock & Roll Camp for teens is gearing up for a sweet time as it celebrates its 16th year.
People are encouraged to address their stress before it's too late.
Quilters and crafters are encouraged to check out the benefit fabric sale for Mary Riggs.
The Hermiston High School class of 1991 is set to celebrate 30 years after turning the tassel. The class reunion is July 30 through Aug. 1.
A giant water slide, a slip ’n’ slide, water balloons and more are featured during the Water Palooza in Umatilla.
Are you well read? If so, an evening of book-themed trivia is waiting for you.
A hard drivin’ rock 'n' roll sound along with softer melodies are featured as Cruise Control gets set to perform at Music in the Park.
Weekly prizes and a league tournament are all part of the fun during the Stanfield Cornhole League.
A couple of days are left of the vacation Bible school at the Boardman First Baptist Church. On the final day, get ready to have a splashing good time with a water bounce house.
After a one-year hiatus, the Umatilla County Fair is looking forward to seeing the creative talents of area residents. People are invited to display open class exhibits, including everything f…
Umatilla’s Saturday Market is well underway and will continue weekly until Sept. 18.
The Umatilla Marina and RV Park will host free family movie nights.
A Teen Paint Night is planned as part of the Hermiston Public Library’s Summer Reading Program.
Gordon Smith drove away with the best of show award during the 25th annual Cool Rides Car Show with his 1933 Ford Vicky. Hosted by the Hermiston Classics Car Club, nearly 150 vehicles were ent…
MISSION — After a one-year hiatus because of the global pandemic, United Way of the Blue Mountains is looking forward to hosting its 12th annual Charitable Golf Tournament.
Run, bounce, jump, dive and slide through Hermiston’s first Inflatable 5K Fun Run.
Pendleton-based singer-songwriter J.D. Kindle will perform his latest project during the upcoming Music in the Park in Irrigon.
Oregon Humanities is offering grants of up to $20,000 for general operating support for humanities-focused organizations or project funding for any Oregon organization financially affected by …
Vendor space still is available for the Irrigon Summer Bazaar series.
The Walla Walla VA Medical Center invites all who are interested to participate in its ninth annual Palliative Care Forum.
The city of Stanfield is in the process of installing the nine-hole course, which will feature baskets and tee markers.
Power outages can result in food spoiling, especially during the current excessive heat warning — and that can take a toll on Oregonians living on tight household budgets
A project designed to improve the lives of veterans by sharing storytelling skills is featured at Gesa Power House Theatre in Walla Walla.
From parades and community celebrations to fireworks shows, area communities are gearing up to help commemorate the Fourth of July. Events listed below are scheduled on Saturday, July 3, and S…
A Rocky Mountain Railroad Adventure is planned as part of the vacation Bible school at Faith Presbyterian Church, 1005 S.E. Ninth St., Hermiston. Kids do not have to attend the church to participate.
As the American Red Cross continues to experience a severe blood shortage that is negatively affecting blood product availability across the country, additional incentives are being offered to…
Prizes and special guest speakers are featured as the Hermiston Chamber of Commerce hosts its annual Summer Business Luncheon.
More than two dozen lucky students are pedaling into the summer on new bicycles thanks to the Bikes for Books Program of Hermiston Masonic Lodge No. 138.
A pair of activities for the summer reading program offered through the Hermiston Public Library will accept pre-registration beginning Tuesday, July 6.
Kids ages 4-12 will be "Tracking Down the One True God" at Stanfield Baptist Church.
Movies in the Park offers family fun on upcoming Friday nights in July.
Irrigon is rocking the river with a variety of music as it hosts Music in the Park.
Hermiston School District Board of Educators Chair
The American Red Cross is experiencing a severe blood shortage as the number of trauma cases, organ transplants and elective surgeries rise and deplete the nation’s blood inventory.
A Time Magazine Must-Read Book of 2020 described as “ravishing and heartfelt,” is the topic of the upcoming Bookminders, the Hermiston Public Library book club.
A virtual open mic event is planned for Pride Month by the Walla Walla VA Medical Center.
The Hermiston Sports Boosters announced that tickets are still available for their annual Steak Feed & Auction.
Outdoor areas at Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife’s more than 30 fish hatcheries are back open for visitors — including the Umatilla and Irrigon hatcheries.
In its spring newsletter, Eastern Oregon Mission, the parent organization of Agape House and Martha’s House, shared about blessings experienced on behalf of the organization in recent months.
The Hermiston Classics Car Club is getting revved up for its 25th annual car show.
The Hermiston High School class of 2011 is planning a reunion event July 9-10.
A four-person scramble golf tournament will benefit people in need in the community.
The Stanfield School District, Stanfield Public Library and Stanfield Parks & Recreation recently received a grant that will benefit youth in the community.
Dispatcher Deena Josue of the Umatilla County Sheriff's Office recently completed a three-week basic telecommunications course at the Oregon Public Safety Academy in Salem.
Produce, vendors, food, entertainment and games for the kids are featured during this weekend’s Echo Market.
New and handcrafted goods are available during a summer bazaar in Hermiston.
For a chance to get your car all shiny clean while supporting the Fusion Student Ministry, a car wash will be held in Hermiston.
A kids’ bike rodeo (bring your own bicycle) and helmet fittings, free car seat checks and installations, and educational booths are all a part of a Family Safety Awareness Event presented by G…
Our Lady of Angels Catholic Daughters of the Americas Court #1692 recently held a bake sale to raise money for TruCare Pregnancy Clinic in Hermiston. Catholic Daughters Regent Kristi Smalley p…
The public is invited to bring a big appetite and get ready to have fun as the Hermiston Cultural Awareness Coalition hosts a Juneteenth Celebration.
Republican Alek Skarlatos is making another bid for a seat in Oregon’s 4th Congressional District. The former Oregon National Guard soldier garnered 46.2% of the votes during the Nov. 2020 ele…
With such influences as the Rolling Stones, Muddy Waters and Townes Van Zandt, The Wasteland Kings add their own unique twist to the Americana sound. The La Grande-based band will take the sta…
When Christians share their faith-based experiences, it offers a message of hope that many people are looking for, said Chris Hankel, senior pastor at New Hope Community Church.