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Berry: In its infancy, UAV industry offers opportunity

CEO: Northwest offers opportunity in unmanned flight

Word on the street: What’s in a logo? a team’s spirit

You know you’re from The Dalles if: What you’re talking about right now isn’t the state of affairs in the Middle East, the economy or the ebola outbreak in Africa, it’s team mascots. Quite a lively discussion is going on right now over at the “You know you’re from The Dalles if...” Facebook page in response to Victoria Osborne’s Chronicle article on the school board’s plan to decide on a logo for The Dalles High’s new mascot, the Riverhawks.

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Hiser celebrates silver year

Framing expert has spent a quarter century in the business

SEC settles with Babikian

Holds released on Columbia District vineyard

Google contractor fined

PORTLAND — A Colorado construction firm will pay at least $20,000 in civil penalties for meal and rest period violations in a settlement with the Bureau of Labor and Industries (BOLI), the agency has announced related to 2013-14 construction at the Google data center in The Dalles.

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Fairfield opens in The Dalles

Colorful, contemporary design greets guests at newest lodging

Word on the street: Toys and dirt piles get bigger with age

Getting dirty: Anyone who ever felt the irresistible magnetic attraction between a dirt pile and a small, yellow dumptruck will get a chuckle out of what’s to be found on the lot at Ray Schultens Motors this week.

The Dalles contracts for business recruitment

It isn’t enough to just advertise The Dalles as a good place to do business, there needs to be an active recruitment program, according to Nolan Young, city manager.

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East End Metamorphosis

Sunshine Mill takes shape as a marquee The Dalles destination

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Dust buster

A water truck wets down a pile of gravel at Munson Paving in the Port of The Dalles Industrial Park in an effort to keep dust from being picked up by the summer wind. A sprinkler on top of the pile adds additional moisture.

Business park gains traction

Port eyes possible tenant, wins road grant

Letter to the editor: Call the DEQ

To the editor: Dear fellow citizens, if you have been affected by the chemical odors discharged by the Creosote Plant at the east end of The Dalles, as many of us have, please contact Oregon DEQ

Word on the street: At checkstand not far away

‘Dalles’ makes the tabloids: You wouldn’t think The Dalles a likely topic for the Star tabloid magazine, but that’s where you’d be wrong.

Broadband site offers information

What’s happening with broadband internet in the gorge? This question, and many more, came to the Klickitat-Skamania Local Technology Planning Team when they started asking communities and businesses about how, where and why they are using the internet.

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Nantz gains Cattlemen’s post

Rancher may be called to testify before Congress


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