How many species can a man catch in a year?
Well, Janet and I have done it again. We have wasted another summer wandering single lane forest service roads looking for the next greatest hiking trail. We have run into our share of road hogs who think they are driving in downtown Portland. We have pointed more than a few disoriented people in the right direction. That said, we have had another great year roaming the trails of the Columbia River Gorge and Mount Hood.
Looking back on Oct. 26, from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle.
Fresh off a big win last week against Sherman, the No. 3 Dufur Rangers beat Condon-Wheeler to solidify a Big Sky Conference championship.
Pendleton scores 18 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to preserve a 30-12 win
To the editor: This is an open letter to Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber: What are you thinking governor? I just learned that the state of Oregon, via the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Department, is joining other plaintiffs in challenging the Northwest’s salmon recovery plan in federal court, seeking more spill at the federal dams on the Columbia and Snake Rivers.
To the editor: Dear rural Oregon friends and neighbors, over many election cycles, I’ve listened to conservatives who didn’t cast a ballot complain “My vote doesn’t count so why bother?” Here’s why (your vote counts):
I challenge the people of Wasco County to think and read critically when considering advertisements, editorials and letters to the editor prior to an election.
To the editor: I have been disappointed in how the community responded to the treatment of Scott Green, our prior Director of Parks and Recreation.
To the editor: As a farmer, I ask you to vote and please vote no on M92. First, it will not make our food supply safer.
To the editor: I am writing to ask your readers to vote to retain Judge Karen Ostrye. As an employee of the courts, I had the opportunity to work with Karen Ostrye while she was a practicing lawyer. More recently, I have worked with Judge Ostrye in her role as a judge over Wasco County matters.
To the editor: GMO and Pot Initiatives on the ballot. Please vote for labeling GMO’s in our food. Why? Here are my reasons:
To the editor: A very heartfelt “Thank You” to JoAnna and Bob Stanek and the Spooky’s staff.
Editor’s Fact Check: A letter published in the Oct. 23 edition of The Chronicle contained information that we felt should be investigated for accuracy. A question was raised over whether Wasco County Commissioner Rod Runyon had spent $15,000 to remodel new meeting space, $3,000 just on chairs.
The Dalles Chronicle Editorial Board is evenly split between political viewpoints and also includes Marilyn Roth, publisher. Following is our endorsement of state and federal candidates in contested races:
THE DALLES MAYOR Steve Lawrence gets a warm greeting from Blaze the Trail Cat during a Portland Trailblazer Rip City flag raising event at the Lewis and Clark Festival Park in The Dalles Wednesday, Oct. 24.
Public meetings from Oct. 26
CHICAGO (AP) — A cockroach embarrassed a Chicago official in charge of pest control when it took a stroll near him in full view of some aldermen, and its stunt just might have cost it and its buddies their lives.
Miyoshi delegates stay locally
The Dalles resident Morioka featured in Bend museum through Nov. 1