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Milk jugs pile up in crates below a sign advising visitors to Sanitary Disposal in Hermiston on Friday afternoon that other forms of plastic are no longer accepted as recycling.

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There will be zombies and commercials, but not a lick of iambic pentameter in Hermiston High School's production of "Hamlet Thrill-ma-geddon" by Dan Zolidis.

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UMATILLA COUNTY — Americans spent $126 billion dollars online shopping between Nov. 1 and Dec. 31, 2018, and according to the research firm Adobe Analytics, that number is going to be higher a…

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HERMISTON — A local developer left the Hermiston City Council meeting empty-handed Tuesday after expecting the council to rezone property he planned to use for mini-storage.

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HERMISTON — In the year since Sidney Nevil started working for Vern’s Food Service Distribution in Hermiston, he has frequently needed time off of work to attend to his duties in the National Guard.

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When Eastern Oregon residents experience a severe mental health crisis, they will soon be able to receive inpatient treatment at a local facility designed to keep them as safe as possible.

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An exciting comedy with zombie battles, musical numbers and backup dancers is featured during the Hermiston High School production of “The Hamlet Thrill-Ma-Geddon.”

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A 49-year-old Hermiston man was injured Saturday afternoon when his motorcycle was struck by a Buick SUV on South Ninth Avenue.

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HERMISTON — After coming to a consensus to approve the rezoning of a property off of Highway 395, the Hermiston City Council will formally vote on the the proposition Monday.

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ECHO — Some might think American youths are too immature and self-absorbed to understand sacrifices made by our nation’s veterans.

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HERMISTON — A new program providing Umatilla County residents transportation to work sold 180 tickets in its first month.

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PENDLETON — Umatilla County’s charter is getting a pair of updates. And an ambulance service in Milton-Freewater got a big lift in Tuesday’s election with a new service district and higher tax rate.

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HERMISTON — The $82.7 million Hermiston School District bond has passed by a narrow margin, according to unofficial returns from Umatilla County.

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ATHENA — Oregon State Sen. Bill Hansell, R-Athena, announced Tuesday that he will seek re-election to the Oregon Senate for another four-year term.

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Election results coming late Tuesday night were not posted in time to make it in today’s print edition of the Hermiston Herald, which prints at 7 p.m. on Tuesdays. However, the results of the …

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Each year on Nov. 11, citizens across the country take time to honor those who have served in the nation’s military.

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HERMISTON — The sound of music and laughter from dozens of families filled the main commons of Hermiston High School Friday night in celebration of Dia de los Muertos — Day of the Dead.

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Kannon Osorio, 2, prepares to take his turn hitting the piñata on Friday night during Hermiston High School's Day of the Dead event.

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HERMISTON — When workers at Marlette Homes realized that October was both Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Domestic Violence Awareness Month, they didn't choose just one cause. Instead, they …