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Young explorer

JULIET ISRAEL, 2, of The Dalles, explores the nooks and crannies of Tree Top Play Park at Sorosis Park in The Dalles Thursday.

DA accused of ‘falsehoods’

County counsel answers Nisley’s bar response

Wind advisory issued for eastern Oregon, sections of Washington

The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory and Blowing Dust Advisory for high winds in parts of central and eastern Oregon, and sections of Washington. Red Flag Warnings are in effect for the Central Mountains of Oregon, the Blue Mountains, the Columbia Basin, Wallowa County and Asotin County for gusty winds.

Sherman paves way for umbrella Internet

County sets national example with technological creativity

For the record, from Aug. 28

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Aug. 28, 2015

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A gift of campassion, support

Survivor helps others as a volunteer at Celilo Cancer Center



Gorge Life


    Put foresters to work

    This last week Sen. Merkley announced that he is sponsoring a bill to fully fund fire fighting. He is concerned about the fires in the west but hasn't he heard that we are $18 trillion in debt and going up?

    Urge Walden action

    After seeing disgusting videos featuring heartless Planned Parenthood officials, any doubt over what that institution stands for must be put to rest.

    Hillary will get a pass

    To the editor: If there is anyone out there in Radio Land waiting for something to happen to Hillary Clinton over her inappropriate (illegal?) use of the net or emails or deflated footballs, don’t hold your breath.

    Crosstalk: Should women be on the front lines?

    Should women be on the front lines?