Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Sept. 25, 2014.
Wavrunek to relocate from Wisconsin
Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Sept. 24, 2014.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Greg Walden (R-Hood River) has been named a “Guardian of Small Business” by the National Federation of Independent Businesses (NFIB). Walden received this award for his outstanding voting record in the U.S. House on behalf of Oregon small businesses.
PORTLAND — A new study shows 95 percent of Oregonians now have health insurance coverage, largely thanks to the state’s expansion of Medicaid to many previously ineligible low-income adults.
Consignment shop draws from around the Northwest
Pendleton – The Oregon Wheat Foundation will provide up to 12 scholarships for high school seniors whose families are members of the Oregon Wheat Growers League. The scholarship is also open to students who work part-time for grower members. Students whose family members are employed by OWGL members are also eligible. The scholarship requirements include an essay on any topic related to the wheat industry and a summary of the student’s school and community involvement.
Nonprofit events calendar from Sept. 24, 2014.
About 200 people marched through downtown Hood River Sunday afternoon, chanting as part of a rally that was held to raise awareness about issues affecting climate change both globally and locally.
The Dalles police received a report of vandalism that apparently occurred the Sept. 21 at the Wasco County Courthouse at about 10:40 p.m., according to a police statement.
Three local firms offer tours Oct. 2-3
The annual membership barbecue hosted by The Dalles Area Chamber of Commerce will have a new location Thursday, Sept. 25, due to the prediction of rainy weather.
U.S. Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.) will host a town hall meeting Friday, Sept. 26, at 9 a.m. at the Steve Burnet Extension and Research Building in Moro at 66365 Lone Rock Rd.
Revamped thrift store will have more retail space and a more visible donation spot
Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Sept. 23, 2014.