Breaking News


Tease photo

Summit home destroyed by fire

Resident was absent from home, lost everything to flames

Tease photo

Suspect arrested in camp shooting

The Wasco County Sheriff’s office, assisted by The Dalles City Police, arrested Juan Carlos Navarro, 20, in connection with an orchard camp shooting July 13 on Pleasant Ridge Road.

Rural shooting injures one

The Wasco County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting Sunday evening at a labor camp on Pleasant Ridge Road.

Tease photo

Lightning sparks mulitple fires in region

Oregon fire officials estimated that about 3,400 lightning strikes occurred across the region Sunday and started dozens of fires, mostly small but some sparked fires that are threatening homes on the Warm Springs Indian Reservation.

Tease photo

Board approves school logo

The final logo design for The Dalles High School Riverhawks was approved by the District 21 School Board July 10.

Tease photo

Fire crews extinguish Mill Creek fire

Crews from Mid Columbia Fire and Rescue and Dallesport fire stations quickly extinguished a brush fire on lower Mill Creek Saturday morning, July 5.

Sheriff looking for wanted suspect

The Wasco County Sheriff’s Office is looking for Kevin Anthony Jessie, 32, of Sevenmile Road.

Tease photo

Crash snarls westbound traffic near Mosier

A multi-vehicle crash on westbound Interstate 84 is slowing traffic

City finds Wright Street E. coli source

Crew chief hopes for speedy repairs

CORRECTION: Free bilingual theater event has evening time

Community members are invited to a free bilingual theater production that is preceded by traditional Latino dancing Friday at 3:30 p.m. in The Dalles Civic Auditorium, 323 E. Fourth Street.

Tease photo

City posts E. coli risk on Mill Creek

Public works makes plans to dig up street

Riverhawks recommended by Mascot Committee

Board supportive of selection

White arraigned for sex crimes

Judge looks at assets prior to appointing a court lawyer

Man faces 360 sex abuse counts

A 61-year-old man from The Dalles was arrested Thursday evening on 360 counts of sex abuse involving multiple victims.

Tease photo

"Mystery pipe" dumps human waste in Mill Creek

Since at least August 2012, a “mystery pipe” has been dumping extremely high levels of human waste into Mill Creek, and officials so far cannot find its source, despite extensive efforts.


Latest blog posts