Union Pacific shutters big shipping center that handled Malheur County onions

The massive warehouse and shipping center in Wallula, Wash., is shutting down, taking away one way Malheur County growers got their onions to market. (Union Pacific photo)

Union Pacific Railroad on Friday shut down its specialty rail shipping facility in Wallula, Wash., that has been a key resource for Malheur County onion producers.

The closure could have implications for plans for the Treasure Valley . . .

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