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Gonorrhea Cases on the Rise in Umatilla County
Umatilla County Public Health has recently seen a marked increase of reported gonorrhea cases with 15 cases reported in the past 8 weeks.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
KBCI CBS 2
Wintry weather halts megaload in Eastern Oregon
A megaload of oil refinery equipment bound for the tar sands oil region of western Canada has been halted again in northeast Oregon.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Some Changes in Umatilla County Due to Weather
Afternoon Early Intervention/Early Childhood Special Education programs in Umatilla and Hermiston have been cancelled today due to inclement weather conditions.
Megaload of oil refinery equipment begins trip after delay in NE Oregon
A transport rig carrying a 450-ton piece of oil refinery equipment left a northeast Oregon port on Monday night, a day after protesters halted its departure, a sheriff's dispatcher said.
Megaload begins trip after delay
A sheriff's dispatcher says a transport rig carrying a 450-ton piece of oil refinery equipment left a northeast Oregon port on Monday night, a day after protesters halted its departure.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Still no charging decision in Interstate 84 bus crash
A prosecutor in Eastern Oregon says he's still deciding whether to file criminal charges almost one year after a fatal bus crash on Interstate 84. Umatilla County District Attorney Dan Primus said the case is "very complex" and he has not convened a grand jury.
Still no charging decision in Oregon bus crash
A prosecutor says he has yet to decide whether to file criminal charges in connection with a fatal bus crash on Interstate 84 in Eastern Oregon.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The La Grande Observer
Man arrested in connection with stolen trailers, ATVs
A 36-year-old North Powder man was arrested Friday afternoon following an investigation by the Union County Sheriff's Office regarding a theft of a utility trailer.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Counties use $10 million to expand programs, cut Oregon prison admissions
Oregon counties, using a fresh round of state money, are expanding efforts to keep criminals under their watchful eye instead of sending them to prison.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Hermiston man accused of attempted aggravated murder after struggle with police
A Hermiston man accused of trying to wrest a Umatilla County Sheriff's deputy's handgun from its holster has been indicted on two counts of attempted aggravated murder, officials said Wednesday.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
Medford Mail Tribune
Walden addresses farm bill, health reform law in Pendleton appearance
While Congress is making progress on a new five-year farm bill, U.S. Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore., said a few key issues remain unresolved.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
Hermiston teen seriously injured as pickup rolls in Umatilla County
A 15-year-old Hermiston boy is reported to be in critical condition at a Portland hospital after being injured in this truck wreck Thursday afternoon.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
Umatilla County school closes as police investigate bullet found in wall
MILTON-FREEWATER, Ore. - Classes have been canceled for the rest of the week at a northeastern Oregon school after a custodian found a bullet hole in the front door - and the bullet was found lodged in a rear door down the hall.