As the “oohs” and “aahs” of the crowd waft over the Lewis and Clark Festival Park during the local July 4 fireworks show, a small group of exhausted people will be smiling with satisfaction.
The one thing that I don’t deal very well with is heat and it looks like thermometers in The Dalles will be in the triple digits through July 4. And that makes me cranky. I don’t like hot weather, but after living in the gorge for several decades I have found three sure fire ways to stay cool even when you can fry an egg on the sidewalk:
Looking back on June 28, from the archives to The Dalles Chronicle.
Five veterans, one KIA, honored for their service
PORTLAND (AP) — Federal authorities defended their latest plan for mitigating damage to salmon and steelhead imperiled by hydroelectric dams in the Columbia River Basin.
Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from June 26, 2015.
One of six honored
The Oregon Department of Forestry has suppressed 301 fires so far in 2015 and 227 were started by people, according to an agency report.
Instruction will take place at Amaton Field
Cherry Crush finish second
TDLL 11U All Stars hoping to catch fire at District 5 Baseball Tournament
Military exhibit downtown
What is happening to the world I used to know?
Teachers work tirelessly
Dogs have feelings, too
Forms must be received by Aug. 3
Division features some elite talent from District 5
TDLL 10U All Stars set for District 5 battle at Kramer Field in The Dalles
Gas tax would go up 4 cents