Umatilla County Oregon

EO reporters win journalism awards

The Society of Professional Journalists awarded Kathy Aney, a senior reporter at the East Oregonian, with a first-place award last month in its 2008 Pacific Northwest Excellence in Journalism competition. In addition to Aney’s recognition, Senior Reporter Phil Wright received second-place and honorable mention awards and reporter Flynn Espe received a third-place award. The competition […]


East Oregonian wins ‘Oops!’ award

Along with the general excellence award, the East Oregonian swallowed its pride and won the Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association’s “Oops!” award – which asks newspapers around the state to submit their amusing mistakes from 2007. The EO submitted its poll question from the Aug. 28 edition in which it inadvertently paired a poll question about […]