Category Archives: Regional News

OREGON:  Get shots or go home

OREGON: Get shots or go home

Immunization exclusion day is Wednesday in Oregon. Children who aren’t current on their vaccinations will be sent home from school. The measles outbreak in Clark County, Washington highlights the need for children to.See More

OREGON:  Snow Samaritans help in the gorge

OREGON: Snow Samaritans help in the gorge

The Oregon Department of Transportation is apologizing to those motorists who got stuck on Interstate 84 westbound for more than 15 hours due to crashes caused by icy roads Wednesday. ODOT said that its crews applied.See More

MORROW COUNTY:  Reckless burning causes fire

MORROW COUNTY: Reckless burning causes fire

The Morrow County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a vehicle fire in Irrigon last night at 7:13. Lt. Melissa Ross reports that when crews arrived they found the vehicle was parked next to a single-wide house.See More

PENDLETON:  Traffic stop turns into pursuit

PENDLETON: Traffic stop turns into pursuit

A traffic stop in the Indian Hills area of Pendleton turned into a pursuit and ended in arrest. Police Chief Stuart Roberts says an officer attempting to pull over a vehicle followed it to the back parking lot of CAPECO.See More

PORTLAND:  Heppner physician pleads guilty

PORTLAND: Heppner physician pleads guilty

According to court documents, Dr. Wenberg created nominee entities to hide assets and income he personally earned while serving as a physician at the Morrow County Health District (MCHD) and Urgent Health Care Center.See More

HERMISTON:  HSD likes life in the WIAA

HERMISTON: HSD likes life in the WIAA

Hermiston High School is settling into being a member of the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association instead of the Oregon School Activities Association. Superintendent Tricia Mooney says one big change is the.See More