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‘Go Red’ focuses their attention on youth

A local grade schooler recently had a triglyceride level of 262 — well above the normal range of six to 100 milligrams per deciliter for this measure of fat in the blood.

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Krueger offered top job

Somewhere during the search for a new city manager, The Dalles City Council turned its eyes to Julie Krueger, the long-time clerk who has filled the role on interim basis since September. The council held a 45-minute discussion in an executive session Monday before voting to offer the job to Krueger, who has worked for the city since 1989.

Home invasion follows stabbing

A woman and her children barricaded themselves in an upstairs bedroom after a stabbing suspect entered their home yesterday morning, officials said. No one at the home was injured, according to a post by the woman’s husband, Doug Kirchhofer, on Facebook yesterday.

Home invasion follows stabbing

A woman was home alone with her children when a man who had just been “involved” in a stabbing nearby entered her house at 18th and Morton this morning, law officers said.

City hires long-time employee as manager

Council offers top job to Julie Krueger

Somewhere during the process of looking for a new city manager, The Dalles City Council turned its eyes to Julie Krueger, the long-time clerk and general services director who has served as interim manager since September.

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Huffman hopes two bills take flight

Weaponized drones, campaign finance reform to be considered

Burres memorial service at noon

A Celebration of Life service for James R. "Jim" Burres is scheduled for Sunday, January 31, 2016 from noon to 2 p.m. at the Oregon Veterans Home located at 700 Veterans Drive, The Dalles, OR 97058. A flag line will be held beginning at 11 a.m.

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Skip's Trailhead: Area trails offer all ‘universal access’

did my first alpine downhill ski run in 1949 and my wife Janet followed those tracks in 1964. That, my friends, is a combined 117 years skiing everywhere from Pocatello, Idaho’s Pebble Basin Ski Area to Heavenly Valley, in California.

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Looking back on January 31

Looking back on January 31, from the archives of The Dalles Chronicle.

History forums planned

Regional history forums have been scheduled for 2016 at the Original County Courthouse, 410 W. Second Pl., located behind The Dalles Area Chamber of Commerce visitor center. Programs begin at 1:30 p.m. in the upstairs courtroom.

For the record from Sunday, Jan. 31

For the record from Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016.

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Restoring eyesight abroad

A medical doctor specializing in eye care, Dr. John Willer recently returned from Guatemala mission

For the Record

Fire, Police, Lottery Reports for Jan. 29

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Ag safety seminars come to The Dalles

Four agriculture safety seminars, aimed at reducing work-related insjuries, will be held in The Dalles and Hood River in February.

What's Happening for Jan. 29

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