Dr. Frank Toda gives Congressman a ‘true north’ compass
North Wasco County School District libraries held a rap rematch between teachers and wordsmiths “Sequential” Seth Hedberg and “Linear” Ben Lin at The Dalles Middle School on May 14.
An 11.66 percent increase in general fund revenues means North Wasco County School District will be able to restore several jobs and “do more with more for the first time in a long time,” said District Superintendent Candy Armstrong.
Mid-Columbia Health Foundation, the fundraising arm of Mid-Columbia Medical Center, is encouraging local students pursuing nursing degrees to apply for financial assistance available through several scholarship funds.
Climbing volcanic trails. Making fresh mozzarella cheese. Bicycling through alfalfa fields. Hunting for salmon. Cascade Mountain School isn’t your typical summer camp.
Archive Museum celebrates a decade with event after May 3 Wasco County Pioneer lunch
About 20 teams consisting of middle and high school students from around the Columbia gorge region will be putting their technology skills to the test as well as competing for a chance to win one of several educational prizes at this year’s Wind Challenge, taking place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on May 3 at The Dalles Civic Auditorium.
Mascot committee seeking design ideas
Columbia Gorge Community College is holding the line on tuition for the 2014-15 academic year to keep education affordable for students who are struggling financially.
Board supportive of selection
The North Wasco County School District 21 Board agreed to allow the district superintendent to consider more factors than just low bid when considering options for four new modular buildings.
Bethany Lutheran Church in The Dalles is opening a new elementary school in fall 2014. Called Columbia Lutheran School, it will be housed within the church itself, in rooms that will soon be remodeled into sizeable classrooms, said Pastor Jesse Jacobsen.
Educators and employers will come together in the first- “Columbia Gorge Education & Industry Summit,” Friday, April 18, on The Dalles Campus of Columbia Gorge Community College.
March 6 event is open to parents and potential students
Multiple tribes in area would require complex negotiations.