Freezing rain has closed or delayed the start of school in local districts today.

Hermiston, Umatilla, Stanfield, Boardman, Heppner, Irrigon and Ione have canceled classes for the day, while Echo is on a two-hour delay.

Preschools are also closed today in Hermiston (Punkin Center), Morrow County (A.C. Houghton Elementary and Sam Boardman) Elementary and Umatilla School District.

Blue Mountain Community College in Hermiston and Milton-Freewater centers are delayed two hours, while all other campus locations are running as usual.

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