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WWII stories from the Columbia River

he Oregon Historical Society and the Columbia Gorge Discovery Center present “Oregon Transformed: World War II Stories on the Columbia River,” Thursday, Aug. 20, at 7 p.m. An optional dinner preceeds to the program at 6 p.m.

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Looking back on Aug. 1-2

Looking back, Aug. 1-2, from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle.

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Engine reaches end of line

Longest serving pumper in U.S. has finally been taken out of service

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History mystery/Looking back

Looking back on July 26, from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle, and History Mystery.

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Paper, ink and presses

Sherman County Journal exhibit on display in Sherman County Museum in Moro

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History Mystery - Looking back, July 18

Looking back on July 18, from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle.

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Looking Back — to 1901

Old Dalles newspapers offer a glimpse into town’s early history

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A look at Independence Day

In June of 1776, Thomas Jefferson was pressed by a committee from the Second Continental Congress to write an explanation for colonists, and justification for the rest of the world, about why it had become necessary to seek independence from British rule.

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Looking back from July 5.

Looking back from July 5, from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle.

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Looking back from June 28

Looking back on June 28, from the archives to The Dalles Chronicle.

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Looking back, June 21

Looking back on June 21, from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle.

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Looking back on June 14

Looking back on June 14, from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle.

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Looking back, June 7

Looking back, June 7, from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle

Museum treasures coming to Maryhill

Seattle-based author Harriet Baskas will be the keynote speaker for Maryhill Museum of Art’s annual conference June 24-26. Baskas is a regular contributor for NBC News Travel and CNBC Road Warrior and an author of several books, including Washington Icons, Oregon Curiosities, Washington Curiosities and Museums of the Northwest, and Hidden Treasures: What Museums Can’t or Won’t Show You.

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Looking back on May 31

Looking back on May 30, from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle

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