Category Archives: Regional News

PENDLETON:  Local option tax is on the ballot

PENDLETON: Local option tax is on the ballot

Voters in the Pendleton School District will be asked to renew the local option tax. It charges 40 cents on every $1,000 of assessed value and is earmarked for general operating expenses. Citizens will be hearing shortlySee More

WALLA WALLA:  Gunter gets over two years

WALLA WALLA: Gunter gets over two years

A Walla Walla man was sentenced Monday in Walla Walla County Superior Court for felony property and drug crimes. Clarence Gunter, 38, pled guilty in December to three counts of possession of the stolen property in theSee More

PENDLETON:  Council discusses flood costs

PENDLETON: Council discusses flood costs

The city of Pendleton has to spend money now for a big chunk of the flood repair costs. Then it has to wait for federal and state funding to arrive. The city has requested $3 million in emergency funding from the state, and that’sSee More

SALEM:  Three ODOT employees accused of theft

SALEM: Three ODOT employees accused of theft

The Oregon State Police is investigating three Oregon Department of Transportation employees for potential theft. All were employed at the Lawnfield ODOT Maintenance Station in Clackamas, Oregon. Because of this investigationSee More