Local football teams use hard week of preparation for Friday night success for The Dalles, Sherman, Dufur and Maupin
A GUIDED float down the lower White Salmon River on Sunday, Sept. 21, provides participants with education about the breaching of Condit Dam in 2011 and the transformation that’s occurring after a century’s worth of silt, gravel, organic matter and water-drenched logs were unleashed through the drain hole.
Arts and entertainment calendar from Sept. 19
Klindt’s Booksellers will kick-off the holiday season Oct. 18 by bringing books, beer and brats together during the Northwest Author’s Festival.
The film “Disruption: Climate. Change,” will be shown Sunday, Sept. 21, at Riverside Community Church, Fourth and State streets, in Hood River.
Moro — Donna Birtwistle of Moro has brought South Africa to the Sherman County Historical Museum with a display sharing her travels, adventures and select hand-painted art work that she collected.
Editorial cartoons from Sept. 19, 2014
To the editor: The day is coming in November when you can reject the current administration’s plan for the City of The Dalles. I feel rejection to the point of having a new group of leaders look at current plans and give a new take on whether this is a direction we should be going.
To the editor: Another election is less than two months away and, again, I am asking residents to exercise their right to vote.
To the editor: I, Taner Elliott, am running to be your next city councilor. If you are ready for a change and looking for someone to slow your vastly increasing water and sewer rates then we see eye to eye.
To the editor: Twenty years after the king and queen of France had their heads separated from their bodies, taxes were back at the same exorbitant rate and the workers dutifully paid.
It is a failure. Its name should be permanently retired, to rest among the annals of worst-executed state projects. Its remaining work should be transferred to the Oregon Health Authority or other state agencies, providing a fresh start.
A CLIFF on the east side of Mill Creek is silhouetted against the morning sunrise Thursday, Sept. 18. By afternoon, spots traces of rain were felt as the hot weather of the past week moderates.
First meeting is Sept. 24, 7 p.m. at Dufur City Hall.
Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Sept. 18, 2014
Food, family activities, giveaways offered at Sept. 20
Police give fans an oinker of a show to help families
Turf war extends to ownership of ‘Excalibur’
It’s time to take action. You know what you want, so stop wasting your energy and start turning your dream into a reality. Planning is useful, but only if you follow through. Stop waiting for someone else to do the work for you. Don’t stop until you reach your goal.
Dear Mary: HELP! I just pulled a load of dried, white clothes out of my dryer and discovered a blue ink pen was in that load. How do I get blue ink out of already dried white clothes? Thank you. — Jenny