Information on Hermiston, OR:
Hermiston has a population of close to 18,000 and is considered the largest city in Eastern Oregon, and was established on July 10, 1907. The town itself contains 10 parks, and a couple trails that can be walked. The school district consists of five elementary schools, two middle schools, an alternative school, as well as a high school that can hold up to 1,500 students, and two private schools; there is also a college. Lamb Weston is the top employer, while the Walmart Distribution comes in second, and River Point comes in third. If you are looking for somewhere to live Hermiston has quite a few places in the country that are peaceful and quiet, and is family friendly.
Here is Maggie Rodriguez's latest Hermiston Market Update: