Umatilla County

School Closures and Delays: Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Here is a list of school closures and delays due to inclement weather. Ione School District -- 3-Hour Delay Morrow County School District -- Heppner Schools: Closed All Day (Updated 8:00 a.m. from previous 3-Hour Delay) (Schools in Boardman and…

School Closures and Delays: Monday, April 11, 2022

In a turn of unique weather events, Monday has brought snow, rain and wintery mix to the Columbia Basin. Here is a list of school closures and delays. Yakima-area School Districts: Mt Adams Sch. Dist.: Cancelled (Updated @7:47 a.m.) Paterson…

Battle of the Bars is back at the Pendleton Round-up

PENDLETON, Ore. – After a two-year interlude due to the pandemic, the Battle of the Bars fundraiser is back on April 1, 2022, hosted by the Pendleton Round-Up & Happy Canyon Hall of Fame.  Organizers said this event will be bigger and better…

I-84 eastbound closed between Pendleton and La Grande

PENDLETON, Ore. -- The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) has closed a large section of Interstate 84 due to a crash. According to ODOT's TripCheck, I-84 eastbound is closed between milepost 216 and milepost 265. ODOT reports that a crash…

UPDATE: Suspect arrested in Milton-Freewater shooting

UPDATE 3/7/22 @ 10:05 a.m. --The Umatilla County Sheriff's Office (UCSO) announced Monday that an arrest has been made in the case of a Milton-Freewater shooting. According to UCSO, 18-year-old Jason Samuel Warner was the victim of a shooting on…