UMATILLA COUNTY, OR - Umatilla County Sheriff Deputies will get pay raises next year.
The Umatilla County Board of Commissioners has approved a new contract with the sheriff's office that will include a 2% pay raise in 2014, and a 3% pay raise in 2015.
Under the terms, bargaining unit members receive no pay raise this year. Board Chairman Larry Givens says the pay raises were the most significant issues in the 72-page deal.
The Umatilla County Law Enforcement Association has about 30 members.