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For the record from July 7

Police, fire, record and lottery reports from July 7, 2015.

Street closure

Thompson Street between East 10th and 12th will be closed to through traffic, including emergency vehicles, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 8 and 9.

Kiwanis host Honald service

The late Gary Honald will be remembered in a Celebration of Life on Sunday, July 12, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Civic Auditorium in The Dalles, The date would have been Honald’s 80th birthday, a day that he took great delight in reminding everyone about The Dalles Kiwanis Club meetings, paying $1 for the privilege. each week.

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Wynne Mae of TD remembers namesake

When American aviator Wiley Post arrived in Detroit, Mich., on Aug. 6, 1933, within a month of being the first to fly solo around the world in his Lockheed Vega aircraft, the Winnie Mae, one of those gathered to greet the famed pilot was amateur Detroit pilot Nelson H. Clark.

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Columbia River Music closes

After 30 years serving as a hub for musicians throughout the gorge, Columbia River Music, downtown The Dalles, will fall silent July 25 as store owners Greg and Shirley Weast and salesman Dan Ross retire from the world of retail instrument sales.

For the record from July 2

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from July 2, 2015.

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Mountain moon

The moon sets behind Mount Hood at sunrise Thursday, July 2, viewed from the Mill Creek Valley south of The Dalles.

Green complaint dismissed

Lack of substantial evidence cited

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Cycling through

New Orleans man stops in The Dalles on Pancreatic Cancer Victory Tour

TDHS receives exercise gear

Last week The Dalles High School received new POWER-LIFT equipment to place in their refurbished weight training facility through “Level the Playing Field,” a project of the Mid-Columbia Health Foundation, Mid-Columbia Medical Center and North Wasco County School District 21.

Summer at The Dalles Wasco County Library

There is a lot going on at The Dalles Wasco County public library. Here is a roundup of this summer’s offerings:

For the record from July 1

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from July 1, 2015.

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Summerfest tote bag debuts July 4

Coupons, game board fill bag

What's happening from July 1

Nonprofit events calendar from July 1, 2015.

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Cheadle graduates from drug court

WASCO COUNTY Circuit Judge Janet Stauffer, left, stands with an overjoyed Lisa Cheadle during a recent Drug Court graduation. Cheadle, 50, who resides in The Dalles, was also celebrating being clean and sober for one year.



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