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For the record from July 1

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from July 1, 2015.

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Summerfest tote bag debuts July 4

Coupons, game board fill bag

What's happening from July 1

Nonprofit events calendar from July 1, 2015.

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Cheadle graduates from drug court

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 healing

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.

Health clinic will lay off workers July 7

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.

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Grass fire threatens dwellings

Pool house partially burned

Agencies put brakes on road dispute

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.

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The Dalles 9-10s still alive

TD to play Bend North in another elimination game

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Rally falls short

Schanno’s home run not enough to send TD Majors into the next round

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The Dalles 10-11s out early

All-Stars fall to Bend South, Hood River

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TD Majors remain in hunt for district title

Schacher and Armstrong both hit home runs in 10-0 rout of John Day River Saturday

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All-Stars hit the field

The Dalles 9-10 year olds come up short against Bend, now in must-win mode

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Editorial cartoons from June 30

Editorial cartoons from June 30, 2015.

Letter to editor: Good neighbors

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.

Letter to the editor: Money shuffle

To the editor: The frivolous audacity of The Dalles “turkey vultures” picking from your property taxes and mine.

Crosstalk: Should the Confederate flag be flown?

Should the Confederate flag be flown?

For the record, June 30

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from June 30, 2015.

Man shoots himself after I-84 elude

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.

Grazing rules relaxed in Wasco County

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.


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