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PENDLETON — The National Weather Service is forecasting a chance of snow reaching down into the lower elevations of Eastern Oregon on Thursday, Jan. 21, through Friday, Jan. 22.

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The Internal Revenue Service announced that tax season will begin on Friday, Feb. 12, 2021, when the tax agency will begin accepting and processing 2020 tax year returns.

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Looking for a little fun in the snow but are working with a budget? Just an hour or so from Hermiston are areas where you can go sledding, cross-country skiing, or just play in the snow — all …

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School districts in Umatilla County can see a path forward for bringing students back to the classroom, but it will be a slower journey than many parents hoped.

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Umatilla County Public Health announced a total of 483 new cases of COVID-19 in the county in the seven-day period between Wednesday, Jan. 6 and Tuesday, Jan. 12.

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A planned mini-storage facility took another step toward reality when the city council approved several land use decisions during their Monday, Jan. 11, meeting.

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HERMISTON — Umatilla County Sheriff’s deputies and rescue personnel responded to a head-on collision on Monday, Jan. 11, that sent one person to a local medical facility.

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HERMISTON — Camp Umatilla will greatly increase its training capacity in upcoming years as Congress continues to appropriate funding for improvements.

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PENDLETON — Roughly 600 people streamed through the parking lot of the Pendleton Convention Center for a pair of COVID-19 vaccination clinics late last week, according to the Umatilla County P…

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HERMISTON — The ballot drop box outside of Hermiston City Hall is being relocated to the Stafford Hansell Government Center at 915 S.E. Columbia Drive in Hermiston.

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While 2020 was the year of canceled plans, it hasn’t stopped many area organizations from planning ahead for 2021 after ringing in the new year.

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It was raining on Monday, Jan. 4, as about 20 students and parents stood on the street corner outside Hermiston School District’s offices, holding signs encouraging the district to return to i…

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HERMISTON — The Umatilla County Board of Commissioners has approved sale of its annex in Hermiston known as the Cook Building.

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HERMISTON — A Hermiston couple welcomed their new baby daughter, Baylor Addison Low, to the world on the evening of New Year’s Day in Hermiston.

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Worldwide, 2020 was a year that seems likely to feature prominently in the history books of the future, and Umatilla and Morrow counties were not immune to the flood of news. The following is …

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UMATILLA COUNTY — More Oregon students will likely be returning to classrooms soon as Gov. Kate Brown announced on Wednesday, Dec. 23, that metrics for reopening classrooms would shift from ma…

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UMATILLA COUNTY — Two people were fatally injured in a single vehicle crash on Christmas Day, according to a press release from the Oregon State Police.

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HERMISTON — A Hermiston man was killed in a two-vehicle crash on Tuesday, Dec. 22, according to the Umatilla County Sheriff's Office.

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Hermiston and surrounding communities have seen an outpouring of generosity over the holiday season, but the needs that have spurred those gifts won’t go away in January.

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Umatilla County Public Health released an update on the COVID-19 vaccine on Tuesday, Dec. 22, stating that the vaccine has arrived in the county in “very limited amounts.”