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Happy days for holiday sales locally

People are shopping locally, supporting TD businesses

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Permit sales build community

Community, not profit, makes tree permits a valuable commodity

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Cruz Auto Shop povides bilingual expertice

Victor Cruz talks cars in both English and Spanish

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Police step up parking patrols

The Dalles Police Department will be actively enforcing the downtown parking ordinance during the holiday season with an officer on foot patrol along designated areas of First through Fifth streets. “Most of the year, enforcement of this ordinance is complaint-driven but during the holiday season we actively enforce,” said Chief Jay Waterbury.

Shopping contest begins

Receipts bring entry into five Dec. drawings

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Port launches new Facebook page

Made in Wasco County highlights a variety of local businesses

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Think Pink receives donation

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Griffith Motors owner David Griffith made a donation of $50 for every vehicle sold in the month of October.

Rural economies still struggling

Some rural areas yet to recover from economic downturn

Home construction fell last month

WASHINGTON — Construction of new homes fell slightly in October after a big surge in the previous month, but the weakness was largely driven by the volatile apartment sector.

Oregon adds 9,900 jobs in October

SALEM — Oregon employers went on a hiring spree this fall, adding nearly 10,000 jobs in October and producing the largest one-month gain in nearly two decades, the state Employment Department said Tuesday.

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Cherry Growers win PBJ honor

Oregon Cherry Growers recently got the “royal” treatment for its innovation in dried fruits.

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Framing the world of beauty

Westwind Frame and Gallery owner Marty Hiser will be celebrating 25 years as a framer with a “Thank you” party Friday, Nov. 28, during the Starlight parade. “It's my customer appreciation night,” she explained.

Windermere helps ‘Share the Warmth’

Windermere offices in the Gorge is holding a “Share the Warmth” coat and blanket drive now through Dec. 17 Community members can help their neighbors in need by donating coats and blankets for children and adults. Donated items will be distributed to those in need by local charities in each community.

Opportunity Connections adjusts focus to job search

Opportunity Connections has shifted its focus from providing jobs to helping clients find them.

Local company first with new 3D printer

The i3D Manufacturing company, located in the Port of The Dalles, is the first company in North America to commission the new direct metal laser sintering (DMLS) machine known as an EOS M290.