LA GRANDE:  Retiring an aging ambulance

LA GRANDE: Retiring an aging ambulance

The City of La Grande Fire Department is retiring one of its aging ambulances. A 2019 ambulance was approved through the city council to replace one of the vehicles which have 200,000 miles. Chief Thomas wasn’t sureSee More

JOHN DAY: Playground up, splash pad coming soon

JOHN DAY: Playground up, splash pad coming soon

Projects are underway for the City of John Day. City Manager Nick Green came into the studio and updated our listeners on several of these projects. For one of them, funding was awarded by Oregon Parks and Rec. to the CitySee More

UNION COUNTY:  Only one item on the ballot

UNION COUNTY: Only one item on the ballot

There was only one race on Tuesday’s Baker County Ballot in which two candidates were competing for votes. The unofficial tally shows that for the position number one in the Powder Rural Fire Protection DistrictSee More

 
HEPPNER:  Man charged with rape

HEPPNER: Man charged with rape

Morrow County District Attorney Justin Nelson says the suspect was arrested by the Morrow County Sheriff’s Office in Hermiston. The alleged crimes are said to have occurred in Irrigon where the defendant residesSee More

MILTON-FREEWATER:  Park vandalized

MILTON-FREEWATER: Park vandalized

Police are investigating an act of criminal mischief involving graffiti on the stairs and monument at Marie Dorian Park. Officers from the Milton-Freewater Police Department responded to reports of the graffiti See More

PENDLETON:  Things to know before you go

PENDLETON: Things to know before you go

It’s Memorial Day weekend, and many people take to the woods. The Umatilla National Forest staff advises visitors to check with their local office to find out which roads, trails, and campgrounds are open. On the North Fork See More

PENDLETON:  Charter Review Committee to meet

PENDLETON: Charter Review Committee to meet

More than a year ago, the Umatilla County Board of Commissioners appointed a group of citizens to take a long, hard look at the county’s charter, and make recommendations for changing the way the county is governedSee More