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Stories with place: Pendleton
  • Oregon inmates help restore courthouse clock 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 5:15 pm
  • PENDLETON, Oregon - While crews are nearly finished restoring the historic Morrow County Courthouse clock tower in Heppner, prison inmates in Pendleton put their expertise to the test by returning the actual clock to its original condition.

  • Motorist, 80, OK after walking away from I-84 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 12:16 pm
  • PENDLETON, Oregon - Police retrieved an 80-year-old motorist who walked into the Pendleton hills following an argument with his wife.

  • Murder defendant doesn't want ex-DA as his lawyer 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 3:37 pm
  • PENDLETON, Oregon - An Eastern Oregon murder defendant has asked a judge to remove his court-appointed defense attorney, who also happens to be a former county district attorney.

  • Pendleton church sacrifices annual mission trip 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 1:50 pm
  • PENDLETON, Oregon - The annual mission trip is a big deal for the youth at Pendleton's First Assembly of God. The destination remains a mystery until the unveiling, which their leader does with flair during a youth group meeting. By the end of his verbal intro, the name of the country is projected onto a screen.

  • Warning shot stops brawl at Eastern Oregon prison 
    Updated: Apr-04-14 6:25 pm
  • PENDLETON, Oregon - The state Department of Corrections says a warning shot was needed to stop a three-man fight at the Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution in Pendleton.

  • State seeks dismissal of Oregon megaloads petition 
    Updated: Apr-04-14 12:14 pm
  • PENDLETON, Oregon - State Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum has asked a Marion County judge to dismiss a petition that seeks to keep megaloads off Oregon roads without more public say.

  • Diesel spill cleanup claims Eastern Oregon house 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 6:00 pm
  • PENDLETON, Oregon - A century-old farmhouse has been demolished near Pendleton to allow workers to continue cleaning up almost 5,000 gallons of diesel fuel spilled in an accident last month.

  • Dillon Dam could be removed by 2016 
    Updated: Mar-29-14 3:22 pm
  • PENDLETON, Oregon - The Umatilla Basin Watershed Council has proposed removing the Dillon Dam by 2016 while maintaining irrigation rights established more than a century ago.

  • Umatilla sheriff says no foul play in river death 
    Updated: Mar-26-14 5:19 pm
  • PENDLETON, Oregon - Umatilla County Sheriff Terry Rowan says investigators don't suspect foul play in the death of a 60-year-old man whose body washed ashore along the Umatilla River.

  • Hermiston OKs 50-foot commercial buildings 
    Updated: Mar-26-14 3:45 pm
  • PENDLETON, Oregon - Buildings in the Eastern Oregon city of Hermiston can now stand taller.

  • Washington man charged in fatal Ore. wreck 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 11:40 am
  • PENDLETON, Oregon - A Paterson, Washington, man has been charged with first-degree manslaughter in the death of a 7-year-old girl killed in a March 19 auto accident in Hermiston, Oregon

  • Wind dollars funding Heppner government building 
    Updated: Mar-24-14 10:42 am
  • PENDLETON, Oregon - Officials in Morrow County are using money from wind development to build a new government administration building in Heppner.

  • Accused killer charged in Ore. jail assaults 
    Updated: Mar-24-14 10:32 am
  • PENDLETON, Oregon - A Pendleton murder defendant faces additional charges following violent incidents at the county jail where he is lodged awaiting trial.