Today is Sunday, Oct. 27, the 300th day of 2013. There are 65 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History:
Looking Back at Oct. 27.
Looking Back 20, 40, 60, 80 and 100 years ago. Drawn from the files of The Dalles Chronicle.
Today in History, Oct. 13.
Looking back on Oct. 13.
Today is Sunday, Oct. 6, the 279th day of 2013. There are 86 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 6, 1927, the era of talking pictures arrived with the opening of “The Jazz Singer,” starring Al Jolson, a movie that featured both silent and sound-synchronized sequences.
Looking back at Oct.6 in Wasco County.
Today is Sunday, Sept. 22, the 265th day of 2013. There are 100 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 22, 1776, Nathan Hale was hanged as a spy by the British during the Revolutionary War.
Looking back, Sept 21, 2013
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The Idaho Civil War Volunteers were "encamped" at Fort Dalles Museum Saturday.
Today is Sunday, Sept. 8, the 251st day of 2013. There are 114 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On September 8, 1943, during World War II, Gen. Dwight E. Eisenhower announced Italy’s surrender; Nazi Germany denounced Italy’s decision as a cowardly act.
20 Years Ago-1993 November 15 has been the date set for a new committee to set the ground work for future tourism promotion in The Dalles. The City Council, in a unanimous vote last night, agreed to form a nine member committee whose sole purpose will be to “prepare a scope of work for the request for Proposals, which should identify the visitor and tourism services to be provided” for the city of The Dalles.
J.D. Stack of Portland, assistant general manager and superintendent of the first division of the Oregon-Washington Railroad & Navigation Company, spent Saturday afternoon here in conference with the business men regarding the proposed extension of the fill in the Mill Creek ravine to the Mill Creek tunnel. The present plan of the railroad is to fill only a part of the ravine. It is estimated that the city would probably have to pay for only a small share of the proposed fill, as it would be only the part which would be made into a 60 foot street west of the Hotel Dalles corner.
The Associated Press Today is Sunday, Aug. 25, the 237th day of 2013. There are 128 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 25, 1943, U.S.-led Allied troops liberated New Georgia in the Solomon Islands from Japanese forces during World War II.
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