Oregon state little league tournament

La Grande reaches championship

They did it the hard way. But the La Grande All-Stars are in the state … Read more

Rhodes named EOU assistant track and field and cross county coach

Eastern Oregon announced the addition of Rebecca Rhodes as the assistant cross country and track … Read more

Little League Baseball

La Grande wins third game in three days

This article has been updated to reflect the result of Beaverton Aloha vs. Sprague La … Read more

Little League Baseball

La Grande wins another elimination game

La Grande is one step closer to navigating its way through the loser’s bracket after … Read more

Tourney a Grande success

A success. That was the consensus from players and organizers alike following the conclusion of … Read more

Little League baseball

La Grande shakes off loss to stay alive at state

What a difference a day can make. Less than 24 hours after a tough 5-3 … Read more

Oregon State Little League Tournament

La Grande drops state opener

This post has been updated to reflect a corrected score. Wilshire-Riverside took its first step … Read more

High Hopes

Pitching has been one of the cornerstones of success of La Grande Little League for … Read more

National Football League

Billingsley's rookie-year reflections

He didn’t play a single down during the 2016 regular season, only getting on the … Read more

Action-packed finale

Brady Portenier has turned in several solid efforts throughout the 2017 rodeo season. The Elgin … Read more

Union County athletes put on show at Summer Games

It was a strong weekend for the Special Olympics Oregon-Union County golf team and track … Read more

Union County splits pair at state

KEIZER — Union County’s Junior Little League all-star softball District 3 champions got off to … Read more


Markiss does it again

Jory Markiss must like riding bulls in Union County. The Redmond product, who just four … Read more

disc golf

Ready to let ’em fly

The Grande Ronde Valley Disc Golf Association has hosted a couple of tournaments in La … Read more

Same as it ever was

The more things change, the more things remain the same — and that’s A-OK at … Read more

college track and field

EOU lands 4-minute mile runner Slagowski

The Eastern Oregon men’s track and field team has landed one of the nation’s top … Read more

Special Olympics

Final preparations

A change in venues for the 2017 Special Olympics Oregon Summer Games is firing up … Read more

American Legion Baseball

Legends back on track

The American Legion’s La Grande Legacy Legends were able to shake off a tough weekend … Read more

8-man All-Star Football Game

West evens the score

With points hard to come by, the West all-stars turned to their defense, which had … Read more

USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships

Ribich takes ninth at USATF

Former Enterprise High School runner and current Western Oregon University standout David Ribich finished ninth … Read more

OACA All-Star Volleyball Series

Late kills boost Team Steele to all-star victory

Three straight kills by Megan Miller capped a comeback in a wild final set as … Read more

East, West collide

The top recent graduates from across the state in 8-man football will get the opportunity … Read more

men's college basketball

Eastern Oregon names Labarda head coach

Eastern Oregon went to Big Sky county to land its next men’s head basketball coach. … Read more


A course of their own

Dana Londin remembers — and has witnessed — what it’s like being a young golfer … Read more

Prep football

Peasley to become an Aggie

La Grande quarterback Andrew Peasley has committed to Utah State to play football, he announced … Read more

Three-time all-star

Zack Jacobs has repeatedly told the story of what it was like to be on … Read more

Eastern Oregon Livestock Show

Wild finale at EOLS

A busy final day of action at the 110th Eastern Oregon Livestock Show Pro Rodeo … Read more

Prep Baseball

State's best player

G.T. Blackman is still on cloud nine from La Grande’s victory in Saturday’s Class 4A … Read more

Class 4A state baseball championship

Tigers back on top!

Clutch hitting, timely pitching and solid defense have been the recipe for success for the … Read more

Men's College Basketball

Williams moves on to Cal State Monterey Bay

This story has been updated. One year after returning to lead his alma mater back … Read more

Class 2A/1A softball playoffs

Union/Cove drops heartbreaker to Pilot Rock/Nixyaawii

The sixth and final matchup of the season between Union/Cove and Pilot Rock/Nixyaawii went the … Read more

Class 4A baseball playoffs

Tigers headed to state championship game

A decade ago, La Grande knocked off Astoria at home in the state semifinals en … Read more

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