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A hospital building with the sign "CHI St. Anthony Hospital" in front of it.

Pendleton medical techs win union vote

Now represented by the Oregon Nurses Association, medical, imaging and pharmacy technicians at St. Anthony Hospital are hoping for better pay, higher staffing levels and more time off

Fire at Pendleton flour mill is the latest blow to Northwest wheat growers

A massive fire that swept through a flour mill in Pendleton has halted production and left the Grain Craft mill a "total loss." The fire comes in the middle of the wheat harvest season in Eastern Oregon and is the latest blow to an industry that has been plagued by drought and wildfires in recent years.

Amazon drone deliveries nearly ready for prime time with Oregon crashes in rear-view mirror

Amazon made news this month by announcing it will start package deliveries by aerial drone to real customers in a northern California town. In the run-up to the U.S. debut, the company conducted extensive flight tests in Eastern Oregon, where it experienced a spate of crashes. Amazon said Monday the upcoming rollout of commercial drone delivery signifies the refined technology is safe and no longer experimental.

People can summon drivers from ride services like Uber through smartphone apps.

Could Uber be headed to Pendleton?

There’s currently one taxi company offering rides in Pendleton, but now some residents say they want the ride-hailing company to be allowed to come to town.