To the editor: As a nation, we are witnessing rebellion against authority using the excuse of racial issues causing it. In both cases, all that needed to happen was submission to police authority at the time. In the first case, a 290-pound, 18-year-old rebel robbed a store (probably not the first incident for him since he felt confident in himself) and he proceeded to assault a police officer and went for his gun.
To the editor: My wife recently wrote some feelings she had for this time of year and I concur: “Christmas can be a time of Joy! Hope can grow if you believe it can. The choice is ours to believe and receive the greatest gift ever given to man.
Did CIA actions help or hurt America?
While only one person in Wasco County has reported getting the flu this year, health officials say they expect that number to rise around the beginning of the year.
WASHINGTON— It’s easy for Congress to meddle with the District of Columbia’s decision to legalize recreational use of marijuana, but taking on the states is a different matter.
After more than a week of combing the southern flank of Mount Hood, Wasco County Sheriff Sergeant Scott Williams said the search for a missing Milwaukie man has been called off.
Union Pacific wants to extend a 1.5-mile siding, or pullout lane, in Mosier by two miles on either side, enabling trains to bypass each other without stopping. The project would cost $25 million.
Nonprofit events calendar from Dec. 14, 2014.
Public meetings from Dec. 14, 2014
Down by three points, the Sandy Pioneers had one final possession to try and force overtime. The Dalles defense stepped up to the challenge.
Editorial cartoons from Dec. 14, 2014.
We have all read stories about cancer survivors who have beaten the odds and were inspired by their brush with death to live with even more purpose.
The Columbia River Gorge Commission has long been a controversial agency, and there are many residents who would like to see it disbanded altogether.
DEAR DOCTOR K: At my last checkup, my doctor asked if I snore. When I told the doctor that my husband says I snore a lot, the doctor said snoring can be a sign of heart disease, particularly in postmenopausal women. What does snoring have to do with heart disease? DEAR READER: Snoring is not a sign of heart disease, but it can be a sign of sleep apnea. And people with sleep apnea are at greater risk for heart disease. Sleep apnea is a condition that causes brief, repeated pauses in breathing throughout the night. A woman’s risk of sleep apnea rises after menopause.
With Grant Union sharpshooter Mitch Moulton going off for 24 points in the first half, Sherman coach Bill Blevins made a switch defensively. Enter Max Martin.
Starting the season with two consecutive losses did not sit right with the South Waco County Redsides. Friday night, they came out with a relentless fury using defense and balanced scoring to defeat Portland Lutheran 77-35 in a non-league boys’ basketball contest Friday in Portland.
Riverhawks come up on short end of 64-42 score
Backcountry skiers avoid cost, crowds
Looking back on Dec. 14, from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle.
U.S. casualties numbered over 80,000