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Economy of Pendleton, OR



Pendleton Woolen Mills, founded in 1893, is known worldwide as a maker of fine Indian trading blankets and men's plaid shirts, as well as an assortment of related wool goods for women and children as well. St. Anthony Hospital, a 25-bed medical center, is the only hospital in the city.

Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution (EOCI) is located in Pendleton. EOCI is the state's only facility where the "Prison Blues " line of blue-denim clothing is manufactured. The garment factory is one of two prison industries programs operating at the facility. The prison's commercial

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