Umatilla County


Minutes - Athena City Council - 8/20/15

Athena City Council

Athena says no to marijuana businesses

ATHENA — As pot shops and grow operations crop up around Oregon under its new law legalizing recreational use, Athena has solidified its resistance to marijuana businesses.

Agenda - Athena City Council - 8/21/15

Athena City Council

Milton-Freewater strip club gets OK to open

MILTON-FREEWATER — Red Zone has a green light.

Blue Mountain Community College rewarded for timing with bond sale

Timing is everything.

Umatilla County sheriff starts anti-trespasser program

A new program launched by the Umatilla County Sheriff’s Office aims to deter trespassers at area businesses.

Agenda - Weston City Council - 8/18/15

Weston City Council

Milton-Freewater native's career follows GPS to great heights

Glen Gibbons remembers the first time he heard the term “global positioning system.”

New strip club proposal surfaces in Milton-Freewater

MILTON-FREEWATER — There won’t be any Night Moves coming to the city, but there may still be a strip club.

M-F shooting becomes homicide case

A Friday evening shooting in Milton-Freewater is being investigated as a homicide, police officials confirmed Monday afternoon.

20-year-old man dies in Milton-Freewater shooting

A 20-year-old Milton-Freewater man was shot several times Friday night before dying the next morning. Milton-Freewater Police Chief Doug Boedigheimer in an email confirmed Guadalupe Jose Diaz was the lone victim in what looks to be a gang-style drive-by shooting.

Investigation continues into Milton-Freewater shooting

MILTON-FREEWATER — Officials this morning were not releasing the name of the victim or any details regarding a shooting that occurred Friday evening in Milton-Freewater.

Milton-Freewater man critically injured in shooting

A Milton-Freewater man was transferred to Providence St. Mary Medical Center in critical condition Friday night after suffering a gunshot wound.

Milton-Freewater puts kibosh on strip club

MILTON-FREEWATER — The proposed Night Moves adult entertainment business may not see the proverbial light of day.

Detectives investigate attempted Athena kidnapping

Umatilla County sheriff’s detectives are investigating an attempted kidnapping Wednesday night of a woman who was walking her dog in Athena. Two men in a gold Honda sedan attempted to force the woman into the car near the intersection of Main and Third Streets at about 9:30 p.m., according to a sheriff’s department news release.


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