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College Place High School

Two students under arrest following knife attack at College Place school

Law enforcement officials say they have two students in custody following what they are describing as an attack on the principal of John Sager Middle School in College Place.
Drug Trafficking

Two Milton-Freewater men arrested in major drug trafficking investigation

Two Milton-Freewater men are behind bars today following the culmination of a yearlong investigation by the Blue Mountain Enforcement Narcotics Team.
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Police arrest Milton-Freewater man for sexual abuse of juveniles

Milton-Freewater Police announced on Thursday that it had arrested and charged a local man with sexual abuse of juveniles.
Body Found

Missing man found dead in Milton-Freewater

Officials with the Umatilla County Sheriff's Office are investigating how the body of a missing Milton-Freewater man was found at the scene...
Police Chase

High speed chase leads to arrest in Milton-Freewater

A high speed police chase led to the arrest of a suspect, wanted for felony charges, on Tuesday in Milton-Freewater.
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Portland teen found after having gone missing overnight

A thirteen year old Portland-area girl is back with her family after going missing yesterday afternoon.

Suspect arrested following early morning pursuit

An early morning pursuit led to the arrest of a local man wanted on multiple felony charges from two states.

Police investigate homicide at Umapine Creamery

The Umatilla County Sheriff's Office is investigating what they are calling a homicide at Umapine Creamery outside of Milton-Freewater.

Walla Walla Valley Hero: David Sprinkle

For David Sprinkle, Tuesday, January 16, 2018 was just another day.  The retired 84-year-old was at home, waiting for his great-grandson to get home from school.

Pendleton man arrested after terrorizing Milton-Freewater neighborhood with guns

A Pendleton man was arrested early Thursday morning after he reportedly terrorized a Milton-Freewater neighborhood with multiple firearms.