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KHQ Spokane
Obstacle course races gaining popularity, local gym offers unique trainingand Kennewick because of people damaging the environment. Inmate found dead at
Obstacle course races gaining popularity, local gym offers unique training
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 hours ago
and Kennewick because of people damaging the environment. Inmate found dead at Two Rivers Correctional Institution in UmatillaInmate found dead at Two Rivers Correctional Institution in Umatilla 76-year-old Tomas Vejar-Garcia Staff at the... Read more
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ABC Montana
Obstacle course races gaining popularity, local gym offers unique trainingand Kennewick because of people damaging the environment. Inmate found dead at
Obstacle course races gaining popularity, local gym offers unique training
ABC Montana / Posted 4 hours ago
and Kennewick because of people damaging the environment. Inmate found dead at Two Rivers Correctional Institution in UmatillaInmate found dead at Two Rivers Correctional Institution in Umatilla 76-year-old Tomas Vejar-Garcia Staff at the... Read more
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KIVI Boise
North Korea's About To Throw Its Biggest Political Bash In 35 YearsFlood Watch issued May 5 at 10:53AM MDT expiring May 6 at 1:00AM MDT in effect
North Korea's About To Throw Its Biggest Political Bash In 35 Years
KIVI Boise / Posted 5 hours ago
Flood Watch issued May 5 at 10:53AM MDT expiring May 6 at 1:00AM MDT in effect for: Baker Flash Flood Watch issued May 5 at 9:49AM MDT expiring May 5 at 11:00PM MDT in effect for: Crook, Grant, Morrow, Umatilla, Union,... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
A Long, Complicated Battle Over 9,000-Year-Old Bones Is Finally Over"From our oral histories, we know that our people have been part of this land s
A Long, Complicated Battle Over 9,000-Year-Old Bones Is Finally Over
KPBS San Diego / Posted 7 hours ago
"From our oral histories, we know that our people have been part of this land since the beginning of time," a leader of the Umatilla tribe wrote in a statement at the time. "We do not believe that our people migrated here from another continent, as... Read more
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KERA North Texas
A Long, Complicated Battle Over 9,000-Year-Old Bones Is Finally Over"From our oral histories, we know that our people have been part of this land s
A Long, Complicated Battle Over 9,000-Year-Old Bones Is Finally Over
KERA North Texas / Posted 10 hours ago
"From our oral histories, we know that our people have been part of this land since the beginning of time," a leader of the Umatilla tribe wrote in a statement at the time. "We do not believe that our people migrated here from another continent, as... Read more
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The Columbian
Fishing report 5/5to meet at 10 a.m. today to review the spring chinook catches between Bonnevill
Fishing report 5/5
The Columbian / Posted 13 hours ago
to meet at 10 a.m. today to review the spring chinook catches between Bonneville Dam and the state boundary, east of Umatilla, Ore., and determine if an extension is possible. The season was scheduled to close beginning Saturday. Walleye... Read more
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Newsmax
Kennewick Man's Burial More Likely After DNA Says Skeleton is Nativewashed out of a bank of the Columbia River on federal land. That land formerly
Kennewick Man's Burial More Likely After DNA Says Skeleton is Native
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
washed out of a bank of the Columbia River on federal land. That land formerly belonged to the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation, and would have been visited by members of the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation:... Read more
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Mount Shasta Area Newspapers
Virginia Rosswork whether as a waitress, a cashier at Safeway, a long haul truck driver, or
Virginia Ross
Mount Shasta Area Newspapers / Posted yesterday
work whether as a waitress, a cashier at Safeway, a long haul truck driver, or as a cook at St. Anthony Hospital and the Umatilla County Jail.Virginia never knew a stranger and treated all people she met with respect. She was passionate about... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
For the Record, May 3, 2016from Maupin after a victim reported a window was broken out sometime during the
For the Record, May 3, 2016
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
from Maupin after a victim reported a window was broken out sometime during the day. Jose Guadalupe Nino Cabrera, 42, Umatilla, was arrested Sunday morning during a traffic stop on Interstate 84 westbound, milepost 135 and is accused of use of... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Benton County commissioners approve sweet deal for 200 acres on Candy Mountainand Kennewick because of people damaging the environment. Inmate found dead at
Benton County commissioners approve sweet deal for 200 acres on Candy Mountain
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
and Kennewick because of people damaging the environment. Inmate found dead at Two Rivers Correctional Institution in UmatillaInmate found dead at Two Rivers Correctional Institution in Umatilla 76-year-old Tomas Vejar-Garcia Staff at the... Read more
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ABC Montana
Benton County commissioners approve sweet deal for 200 acres on Candy Mountainand Kennewick because of people damaging the environment. Inmate found dead at
Benton County commissioners approve sweet deal for 200 acres on Candy Mountain
ABC Montana / Posted 2 days ago
and Kennewick because of people damaging the environment. Inmate found dead at Two Rivers Correctional Institution in UmatillaInmate found dead at Two Rivers Correctional Institution in Umatilla 76-year-old Tomas Vejar-Garcia Staff at the... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Inmate found dead at Umatilla state prison | News - Home PORTLAND, Oregon (AP) — Authorities say an Oregon inmate died
Inmate found dead at Umatilla state prison
KTVZ Bend / Posted 4 days ago
| News - Home PORTLAND, Oregon (AP) — Authorities say an Oregon inmate died Sunday morning at a state prison in Umatilla. The Oregonian (http://bit.ly/1TE9VGK )... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Inmate found dead at Two Rivers Correctional Institution in Umatilla 76-year-old Tomas Vejar-Garcia Staff at the Two Rivers Correctional Institut
Inmate found dead at Two Rivers Correctional Institution in Umatilla
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
76-year-old Tomas Vejar-Garcia Staff at the Two Rivers Correctional Institution in Umatilla found 76-year-old... Read more
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ABC Montana
Inmate found dead at Two Rivers Correctional Institution in Umatilla 76-year-old Tomas Vejar-Garcia Staff at the Two Rivers Correctional Institut
Inmate found dead at Two Rivers Correctional Institution in Umatilla
ABC Montana / Posted 4 days ago
76-year-old Tomas Vejar-Garcia Staff at the Two Rivers Correctional Institution in Umatilla found 76-year-old... Read more
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OregonLive.com
76-old inmate dies at Oregon's Two River prisonAn inmate was found unresponsive in his cell and died Sunday morning at the sta
76-old inmate dies at Oregon's Two River prison
OregonLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
An inmate was found unresponsive in his cell and died Sunday morning at the state prison in Umatilla. Tomas Velar-Garcia, 76, was found shortly before 8 a.m. at the Two River Correctional Institution. No other details were provided in a news release... Read more
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examiner.com
Danielle Finn crowned the new 'Miss Indian World' at 2016 'Gathering of Nations'Roscoe Pond is an enrolled member of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla (Y
Danielle Finn crowned the new 'Miss Indian World' at 2016 'Gathering of Nations'
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
Roscoe Pond is an enrolled member of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla (Yuma-Tilla), Walla Walla and Cayuse (Ki-Use) native people from the state of Oregon. He received an AA degree in the Liberal Arts from Blue Mountain Community College and a... Read more
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redOrbit
Mysterious Kennewick Man is a Native American, study findsNow, his repatriation process has, at very last, begun. In the past, the area h
Mysterious Kennewick Man is a Native American, study finds
redOrbit / Posted 5 days ago
Now, his repatriation process has, at very last, begun. In the past, the area he was land of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation, but which was also visited by the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation, the Wanapum... Read more
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examiner.com
Native & Indigenous women of the 'Gathering of Nations' Powwow 2016Roscoe Pond is an enrolled member of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla (Y
Native & Indigenous women of the 'Gathering of Nations' Powwow 2016
examiner.com / Posted 5 days ago
Roscoe Pond is an enrolled member of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla (Yuma-Tilla), Walla Walla and Cayuse (Ki-Use) native people from the state of Oregon. He received an AA degree in the Liberal Arts from Blue Mountain Community College and a... Read more
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The Scientist
US Government to Repatriate Kennewick Manis that no one is sure exactly which tribe he belonged to. Several Northwestern
US Government to Repatriate Kennewick Man
The Scientist / Posted 6 days ago
is that no one is sure exactly which tribe he belonged to. Several Northwestern tribes—including the Colville, Yakama, Umatilla, Nez Perce, and Wanapum—have staked claims to the bones in the past. “We’re looking through our options and... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Milton-Freewater officers shoot alleged car-chase gunman(AP) — Authorities say Milton-Freewater officers shot and wounded a man who fir
Milton-Freewater officers shoot alleged car-chase gunman
KTVZ Bend / Posted 6 days ago
(AP) — Authorities say Milton-Freewater officers shot and wounded a man who fired at them during a police pursuit. The Umatilla County District Attorney's Office said Friday the officers had stopped the driver of a Ford Focus around 7:15 p.m.... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Authorities: Officers shoot man who fired during car chase(AP) - Authorities say Milton-Freewater officers shot and wounded a man who fir
Authorities: Officers shoot man who fired during car chase
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 days ago
(AP) - Authorities say Milton-Freewater officers shot and wounded a man who fired at them during a police pursuit. The Umatilla County District Attorney's Office said Friday the officers had stopped the driver of a Ford Focus around 7:15 p.m.... Read more
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examiner.com
'Miss Indian World' Pageant 2016 has the power of Native & Indigenous womenRoscoe Pond is an enrolled member of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla (Y
'Miss Indian World' Pageant 2016 has the power of Native & Indigenous women
examiner.com / Posted 6 days ago
Roscoe Pond is an enrolled member of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla (Yuma-Tilla), Walla Walla and Cayuse (Ki-Use) native people from the state of Oregon. He received an AA degree in the Liberal Arts from Blue Mountain Community College and a... Read more
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CBC.ca
Ancient skeleton is Native American, U.S. Army sayswhich tribe receives the bones is likely to be a lengthy process, Coffey said.
Ancient skeleton is Native American, U.S. Army says
CBC.ca / Posted 7 days ago
which tribe receives the bones is likely to be a lengthy process, Coffey said. In the past, the Colville, Yakama, Umatilla, Nez Perce and Wanapum Indians have claimed a connection to them. "We still have a lot of work to do," Coffey... Read more
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New York Post
The Indians were right all along about this historic skullThe Native Americans had claimed ownership under the Native American Graves Pro
The Indians were right all along about this historic skull
New York Post / Posted 7 days ago
The Native Americans had claimed ownership under the Native American Graves Protection and Rehabilitation Act of 1990. The Umatilla tribe wanted to perform a customary burial, the denial of which was “sacrilegious and inhuman,” an Umatilla leader... Read more
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The Columbian
Corps: Kennewick Man was Native Americanwhich tribe receives the bones is likely to be a lengthy process, Coffey said.
Corps: Kennewick Man was Native American
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
which tribe receives the bones is likely to be a lengthy process, Coffey said. In the past, the Colville, Yakama, Umatilla, Nez Perce and Wanapum Indians have claimed a connection to them. “We still have a lot of work to do,” Coffey... Read more
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Herald Sun
Kennewick Man is Native American: US studythe Burke Museum in Seattle until the tribe that will receive the bones is dete
Kennewick Man is Native American: US study
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
the Burke Museum in Seattle until the tribe that will receive the bones is determined. In the past, the Colville, Yakama, Umatilla, Nez Perce and Wanapum Indians have claimed a connection to them. The tribes call the remains the Ancient One and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Kennewick Man is Native American: US studythe Burke Museum in Seattle until the tribe that will receive the bones is dete
Kennewick Man is Native American: US study
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
the Burke Museum in Seattle until the tribe that will receive the bones is determined. In the past, the Colville, Yakama, Umatilla, Nez Perce and Wanapum Indians have claimed a connection to them. The tribes call the remains the Ancient One and... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Corps determines Kennewick Man is Native Americanwhich tribe receives the bones is likely to be a lengthy process, Coffey said.
Corps determines Kennewick Man is Native American
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 8 days ago
which tribe receives the bones is likely to be a lengthy process, Coffey said. In the past, the Colville, Yakama, Umatilla, Nez Perce and Wanapum Indians have claimed a connection to them. "We still have a lot of work to do," Coffey... Read more
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CTV News
U.S. Army says 8,500-year-old "Kennewick Man" was Native Americanwhich tribe receives the bones is likely to be a lengthy process, Coffey said.
U.S. Army says 8,500-year-old "Kennewick Man" was Native American
CTV News / Posted 8 days ago
which tribe receives the bones is likely to be a lengthy process, Coffey said. In the past, the Colville, Yakama, Umatilla, Nez Perce and Wanapum Indians have claimed a connection to them. "We still have a lot of work to do," Coffey... Read more
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Daily Mail
Corps determines Kennewick Man is Native Americanwhich tribe receives the bones is likely to be a lengthy process, Coffey said.
Corps determines Kennewick Man is Native American
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
which tribe receives the bones is likely to be a lengthy process, Coffey said. In the past, the Colville, Yakama, Umatilla, Nez Perce and Wanapum Indians have claimed a connection to them. 'We still have a lot of work to do,' Coffey... Read more
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PhysOrg
Corps determines Kennewick Man is Native Americanwhich tribe receives the bones is likely to be a lengthy process, Coffey said.
Corps determines Kennewick Man is Native American
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
which tribe receives the bones is likely to be a lengthy process, Coffey said. In the past, the Colville, Yakama, Umatilla, Nez Perce and Wanapum Indians have claimed a connection to them. "We still have a lot of work to do," she... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Corps determines Kennewick Man is Native Americanwhich tribe receives the bones is likely to be a lengthy process, Coffey said.
Corps determines Kennewick Man is Native American
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 8 days ago
which tribe receives the bones is likely to be a lengthy process, Coffey said. In the past, the Colville, Yakama, Umatilla, Nez Perce and Wanapum Indians have claimed a connection to them. "We still have a lot of work to do," she... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Inmate dies unexpectedly in Umatilla prison | News - Home POSTED: 12:34 AM PDT April 27, 2016 SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Offic
Inmate dies unexpectedly in Umatilla prison
KTVZ Bend / Posted 8 days ago
| News - Home POSTED: 12:34 AM PDT April 27, 2016 SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Officials say an inmate has died unexpectedly at the Two Rivers Correctional Institution... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Inmate dies unexpectedly while in state custody, officials sayservices unit and was pronounced dead at 8:53 a.m., officials said. Two Rivers
Inmate dies unexpectedly while in state custody, officials say
OregonLive.com / Posted 9 days ago
services unit and was pronounced dead at 8:53 a.m., officials said. Two Rivers Correctional Institution is located in Umatilla and houses about 1,800 medium- and minimum-security male inmates, according to the Department of Corrections. — Jim... Read more
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examiner.com
Cheyenne Brady 'Miss Indian World' 2015-16 invites royalty for group photoRoscoe Pond is an enrolled member of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla (Y
Cheyenne Brady 'Miss Indian World' 2015-16 invites royalty for group photo
examiner.com / Posted 9 days ago
Roscoe Pond is an enrolled member of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla (Yuma-Tilla), Walla Walla and Cayuse (Ki-Use) native people from the state of Oregon. He received an AA degree in the Liberal Arts from Blue Mountain Community College and a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bankruptcy watchAve., April 14, 2016, Chapter 13. Mickey Earl Baker, P.O. Box 1147, April 19,
Bankruptcy watch
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
Ave., April 14, 2016, Chapter 13. Mickey Earl Baker, P.O. Box 1147, April 19, 2016, Chapter 13. NAMPA, Idaho Jason Lee and Bethany Joy Huskey (dba Ozark Meadow Farms, aka Bethany Joy Mattison), 3018 Umatilla Drive, April 14, 2016,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Spring football game scheduleMay 25 Wekiva at Olympia 6:30 Lake Minneola at Jones 7 Evans at Colonial 7
Spring football game schedule
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
May 25 Wekiva at Olympia 6:30 Lake Minneola at Jones 7 Evans at Colonial 7 Celebration at Haines City 7 Umatilla at Leesburg 7 Pierson Taylor at Daytona Beach Father Lopez 7 Gainesville at West Orange 7 Apopka at Kissimmee... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Looking Back on April 24ships on the river, and could make the round trip from Portland to The Dalles i
Looking Back on April 24
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
ships on the river, and could make the round trip from Portland to The Dalles in 13, 14 hours. Lucile A. Stephens said the Umatilla Hotel was not far from where passengers are pictured disembarking. Publicity stunt or quest for justice? Depends on... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Local officials fight invasive riverbank weed in HermistonOre. (AP) — Local officials are trying to contain invasive weeds that have been
Local officials fight invasive riverbank weed in Hermiston
KTVZ Bend / Posted 13 days ago
Ore. (AP) — Local officials are trying to contain invasive weeds that have been sprouting on the banks of Oregon's Umatilla River. The East Oregonian reports (http://bit.ly/1YLdhcn ) that Umatilla County Weed Board member Eileen Laramore... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
TD golfers score 2nd placegolf team scored a season-best 310 to finish in second place at the Hermiston I
TD golfers score 2nd place
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
golf team scored a season-best 310 to finish in second place at the Hermiston Invite Thursday at Big River Golf Course in Umatilla. Mark Felderman had a 75, Tyler Vassar totaled 79 and Jacob Ford hit 85 on his card. Darsh Patel had a final tally... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Sherman girls get two doubles winsHollee Kaseberg and Elvia Rubio and C.J. Johnson and Savannah Moe came out in d
Sherman girls get two doubles wins
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
Hollee Kaseberg and Elvia Rubio and C.J. Johnson and Savannah Moe came out in dominant fashion for the Sherman Huskies, but Umatilla swept singles play and four boys matches Tuesday in a pro-set varsity tennis contest played in Moro. Since a long... Read more
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The Columbian
Columbia River coalition ready to lobby Congressexpected to review it in May. The Port of Kennewick wants to confer with its ri
Columbia River coalition ready to lobby Congress
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
expected to review it in May. The Port of Kennewick wants to confer with its river partner, the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation, before taking a position. Tribal leaders are reviewing an inquiry by the Herald regarding the... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
New Lung Assn. report says Oregon air quality worsenedhave monitors for that, the organization said. Compared to the 2015 report (20
New Lung Assn. report says Oregon air quality worsened
KTVZ Bend / Posted 14 days ago
have monitors for that, the organization said. Compared to the 2015 report (2011-2013), Clackamas, Jackson, Marion, Umatilla and Washington counties experienced more unhealthy days of high ozone in this year’s report. These counties were... Read more
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OregonLive.com
'Wolf lovers' live in Portland, while wolves live in Eastern OregonHowever, there are still small parks and wooded areas in greater Portland, and
'Wolf lovers' live in Portland, while wolves live in Eastern Oregon
OregonLive.com / Posted 15 days ago
However, there are still small parks and wooded areas in greater Portland, and after they discover such readily available food sources, the wolves could learn to adapt. Pendleton Murdock is chair of the Umatilla County Board of Comm... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
TD boys grab 8th at Tetheroweight team scores, out of the 17 participating and Hermiston High School (364)
TD boys grab 8th at Tetherow
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
eight team scores, out of the 17 participating and Hermiston High School (364) was 11th in the standings. TD heads out to Umatilla Golf Course for a tournament at 9 a.m. Thursday, then caps the regular season at 10 a.m. Monday, April 25 at Astoria... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Sad tale of the sudden death of a beloved dogresident Kimberly Martin, a big softie, last July found the dog standing bewild
Sad tale of the sudden death of a beloved dog
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
resident Kimberly Martin, a big softie, last July found the dog standing bewildered in the middle of State Road 19 in Umatilla near the community pool and scooped her up. She began driving around nearby neighborhoods, looking for an open gate... Read more
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The Columbian
Ledger, letters give glimpse into pastas an Indian agent. He was the man responsible for implementing federal Indian
Ledger, letters give glimpse into past
The Columbian / Posted 19 days ago
as an Indian agent. He was the man responsible for implementing federal Indian policy on the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation from 1897 to the early 1900s. A century later, Potter came into possession of a leather satchel... Read more
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The Columbian
New tribal village on Columbia River included in federal appropriations billThe Army Corps recognized in 2013 that the agency never replaced the homes for
New tribal village on Columbia River included in federal appropriations bill
The Columbian / Posted 19 days ago
The Army Corps recognized in 2013 that the agency never replaced the homes for at least hundreds of Warm Springs, Yakama, Umatilla and Nez Perce tribal members who lived along the Columbia River after The Dalles, Bonneville and John Day dams were... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
2 accused in fatal shooting on Umatilla Indian ReservationTwo men are facing charges in connection to a fatal shooting at a party on the
2 accused in fatal shooting on Umatilla Indian Reservation
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 20 days ago
Two men are facing charges in connection to a fatal shooting at a party on the Umatilla Indian Reservation. The East Oregonian reports that Julian Darryl Simpson has been charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of Antonio "Tony"... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Bear cub rescued during wildfire gets TLC at Lowry Park Zooabout 15 miles northeast of Eustis, with no luck. Nicknamed Smokey Jr. by resc
Bear cub rescued during wildfire gets TLC at Lowry Park Zoo
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
about 15 miles northeast of Eustis, with no luck. Nicknamed Smokey Jr. by rescuers, the cub was spotted by a 17-year-old Umatilla High School sophomore who was with her dad checking on property the family leases. She told officials she heard the... Read more
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