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Triangle Lake girls drop Huskies

The Sherman Lady Huskies fell behind by 23 points through three quarters and finished the final quarter with a 21-8 run, but could not complete the rally in a 50-40 girls’ basketball loss Saturday to Triangle Lake in a neutral site game played at Sisters High School.

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Editorial cartoons from Jan. 27

Editorial cartoons from Jan. 27, 2015

Letter to the editor: Missed coverage

To the editor: Tonya Brumley was recognized as Woman of the Year by the Chamber of Commerce. The Chronicle’s coverage of this does not state her work nor her work with organizations.

Letter to the editor: Vets deserve help

To the editor: This letter is in reply to Larry Bakken’s letter “Never Enough” on Jan 10: Mr. Bakken: I also served in the U.S. Navy (two Korean campaigns). You probably volunteered for military service, as I doubt that you were drafted against your wishes — as some were.

Letter to the editor: Spell out problem

To the editor: I’m pretty perplexed here. We keep hearing that the public health office is doing an excellent job, there are no complaints and yet we are thinking of dropping our partners from Gilliam and Sherman Counties and restructuring? We are having an assessment/ evaluation done which will take time and money, we will have to purchase new equipment and we will lose money from the tri-county district…for what reason again?

Letter to the editor: Theatre donation

To the editor: As you well know, theatre is an indispensable feature of our rich cultural landscape. At its best, theatre provokes deep thought and reflection, begging for acceptance and empathy.

Crosstalk: How should GOP interact with Obama?

Crosstalk: How should GOP interact with Obama?

Dufur boys have streak snapped

The No. 11-ranked Dufur Rangers salvaged a split this past Friday and Saturday, with a big win over Arlington and a loss Saturday afternoon to No. 3 Country Christian in boys’ hoops play.

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Country Christian girls pull away from Dufur

3rd-ranked Cougars use 22-16 run in fourth to beat Rangers

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Huskies take care of Triangle Lake

With a chance to get a final non-league workout in before the Big Sky Conference home stretch run, the No. 9-ranked Sherman Huskies took control of matters early and often for a dominant performance against Triangle Lake.

Post-recession, Oregon wine business has a lot of body

SALEM (AP) — Oregon’s wine industry is on a post-recession roll with planted acres, wineries and sales all reporting gains, and with new interest from investors outside the state, a new assessment says.

For the record from Jan. 27

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Jan. 27, 2015.

What's happening from Jan. 27

Nonprofit events calendar from Jan. 27, 2015.

Community Meal receives new hot plate

The hot plate used to prepare community meals at Saint Vincent de Paul has been upgraded.

Plan for college

Parents of high school seniors who are wondering how to afford college, or adults who want to go back to school but are unsure how to make it work, are invited to an information night Wednesday, Jan. 28.

Nestle, Cascade Locks try new tack for bottling plant

CASCADE LOCKS, Ore. (AP) — The water that gushes from Oxbow Springs is undeniably pristine, but no more so than the stuff that pours from Cascade Locks residents’ taps.

Proposed bills look to boost gorge panel

Legislation creates new taskforce, funds more office staff positions

Go red events planned

Heart disease kills more women each year than all forms of cancer combined and organizers of the annual Go Red campaign have put together a variety of activities and programs to fight back.

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Medical scare changes woman’s life

Mother of two has made exercise a priority

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Family fights bad heart history

Diet, exercise play key role in battle


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