PENDLETON — The Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission has approved purchasing 9.25 acres on Southwest 37th Street, Pendleton to build a new John Day Watershed District Office.
Gale Marshall of Pendleton owns the parcel, which has an appraised value of more than $1 million. He is selling it to the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife for $550,000. Marshall stated in the purchase agreement that he intends for the discount to be treated as a charitable contribution.
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