Oct 23 | Justin Nelson, Morrow Co District Attorney Added: 10/23/17 Justin Nelson, Morrow County District Attorney talks with host Butch Thurman. Topics includes updates on cases heard in the news, outcomes from a joint session of Umatilla and Morrow County Commissioners, and the Christopher Schneider case.
Oct 20 | Pat Beard, Pendleton Convention Center Added: 10/20/17 Host Butch Thurman gets a status update from Pat Beard, Director of the Pendleton Convention Center. Facilities improvements, an important point for keeping and attracting events throughout the year, includes new paint outside, new roof on the way, upgrading electrical and lighting, and expanding bandwidth for better communications.
Oct 19 | Terry Rowan, Umatilla Co Sheriff Added: 10/19/17 Terry Rowan, Umatilla County Sheriff discusses with host Butch Thurman about new vehicles for deputies, 911 testing, dispatch center staffed, patrol contracts being renewed with smaller communities in the County, and status update on hunting seasons.
Oct 18 | Pendleton City Council Added: 10/18/17 Mayor John Turner and City Manager Robb Corbett join host Butch Thurman to recap last night's Pendleton City Council meeting. Lead topic was the Ban on Smoking in Public Parks, an enchancement project to address the Southern entrance to downtown Pendleton, a status update on the Pendleton Library, mobile food vendors, and the State Convention for Public Works in Oregon at the Pendleton Convention Center.
Oct 17 | Bill Elfering, Umatilla Co Commissioner Added: 10/17/17 Bill Elfering, Umatilla County Commissioner talks with host Danny Houle about Economic Development. New personnel, new team assignments in Economic Development, status of the Army Depot, growth and the problems that grow with it, and solutions are discussed.
Oct 16 | RSMWF Turkey Shoot & Domestic Violense Added: 10/16/17 Jeff Brown and Kone Hancock talk with host Butch Thurman about the upcoming Rollin Schimmel Memorial Wrestling Foundation's annual Turkey Shoot. Then, Domestic Violence Services is the focus with Sally Peotow and Sharon Neuvirth discuss Domestic Violence Services offered in Pendleton and Hermiston; and the 13th Annual Soup Bowl Supper at Sisters Café in Pendleton on October 26th.
Oct 13 | Pendleton Fire Chief Mike Ciraulo Added: 10/13/17 Pendleton Fire Chief Mike Ciraulo joins host Butch Thurman for a Fire Safety discussion. Fires in North California in the news, remember Mrs. O'Leary's cow allegedly setting the city of Chicago on fire, but neither one was the biggest or worst, so what fire was that? Answer in the first segment. Other topics, Fire Department distribution of fire alarms for elderly and low income households. What to do and not do to stay safe.
Oct 12 | Blue Mountain Community College Added: 10/12/17 Carol Frink, Director of Small Business Development Center updates host Butch Thurman on their work with Small Businesses throughout the region. Highlight is live, in-person cyber-security workshops.
Lori Sams, Betty Feves Memorial Art Gallery's current exhibit Oregon State University's 'Art in Agriculture' and upcoming exhibit of Texas-size artist drawings that go on display in November.
Austin Schick, Student Life Coordinator who is also Assistant Men's Soccer Coach updates BMCC's new athletic venture into Soccer.
Oct 11 | City of Pendleton Public Works Added: 10/11/17 Superintendent of Public Works Jeff Brown outlines the Fall Leaf Drop-Off for host Butch Thurman. Topics include refilling gravel barns in preparation for Winter's roads. Tim Simons, Director of Community Development talks about the number of building permits out for housing construction, new water lines at airport and in downtown Pendleton. Mark Milne, RRF Superintendent talks about what not to flush down the toilet (aka not every claim of flushable is true and may clog your sewer line).
Oct 9 | Friends of the Library & Economic Development Added: 10/11/17 Mary Finney and Rosanna Brown, Friends of the Library open the Coffee Hour with host Butch Thurman to talk about their annual Book Sale. Then, Steve Chrisman, Pendleton Economic Development Director updates the growth happening at the Eastern Oregon Regional Airport, Boutique Air, UAS Test Range and growing interest by businesses interested in locating in the Round-Up City.