Photo by Mark Gibson
AMERICAN EMPRESS Capt. Rob Nordstrom, front right, is shown with a plaque of appreciation delivered April 15 by The Dalles Mayor Steve Lawrence to the pilothouse, during an informal ceremony attended by Bernhard Schindlauer, hotel manager, center, Chief Mate Andrea Mickelson, The Dalles City Councilor Dan Spatz and Staff Capt. Mike Chance.
As of Thursday, April 17, 2014
Mayor Steve Lawrence went on the inaugural voyage of the American Empress as an ambassador for The Dalles and a student of economic development...