Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from July 1, 2015.
Coupons, game board fill bag
Nonprofit events calendar from July 1, 2015.
WASCO COUNTY Circuit Judge Janet Stauffer, left, stands with an overjoyed Lisa Cheadle during a recent Drug Court graduation. Cheadle, 50, who resides in The Dalles, was also celebrating being clean and sober for one year.
Dee Hill, accidentally shot in the stomach May 16 by her dementia-sufferer husband, former sheriff and police chief Darrell Hill, was released from the hospital June 26, a family member said.
The health district confirmed last week that it will lay off two people on July 7, reducing walk-in clinic hours from five days a week to one. The clinic will be open on Wednesdays, the day least likely to be affected by holiday closures, said Teri Thalhofer, director of the North Central Public Health District, at its June 23 board meeting.
Pool house partially burned
The City of The Dalles and Wasco County have resolved a longstanding dispute over transfer of public roads in urban fringe areas. After years of contention, the two agencies have developed a work plan for streets that shares responsibility.
TD to play Bend North in another elimination game
Schanno’s home run not enough to send TD Majors into the next round
All-Stars fall to Bend South, Hood River
Schacher and Armstrong both hit home runs in 10-0 rout of John Day River Saturday
The Dalles 9-10 year olds come up short against Bend, now in must-win mode
Editorial cartoons from June 30, 2015.
To the editor: I was amazed and grateful for a recent effort to stop a wildfire near Heritage Landing at Deschutes State Park on Thursday, June 25. A small car fire lit off the tinder dry grasses along highway 30 just west of the bridge crossing the Deschutes river. It occurred at about 8:30 p.m.
To the editor: The frivolous audacity of The Dalles “turkey vultures” picking from your property taxes and mine.
Should the Confederate flag be flown?
Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from June 30, 2015.
A sheriff says a St. Helens man has shot and seriously wounded himself after a police pursuit on Interstate 84 in the Columbia River Gorge.
Starting July 16, farmers will be allowed to graze cattle on lands normally off-limits to it, due to severe drought conditions and the shortage of hay.