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City retains development credits

Program intended to spur economic growth

Whats happening from Nov. 12

Nonprofit events calendar from Nov. 12, 2014.

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Framing the world of beauty

Westwind Frame and Gallery owner Marty Hiser will be celebrating 25 years as a framer with a “Thank you” party Friday, Nov. 28, during the Starlight parade. “It's my customer appreciation night,” she explained.

Windermere helps ‘Share the Warmth’

Windermere offices in the Gorge is holding a “Share the Warmth” coat and blanket drive now through Dec. 17 Community members can help their neighbors in need by donating coats and blankets for children and adults. Donated items will be distributed to those in need by local charities in each community.

What's happening from Nov. 11

Nonprofit events calendar from Nov. 11, 2014

Folk duo Friday

LK DUO Small Potatoes returns to the Columbia River Gorge Friday, Nov. 14, 7 p.m. at The Dalles Art Center, 220 E. 4th St. Seats at the intimate venue must be reserved, contact widgej@gmail.com, or Dan Ross at Columbia River Music downtown The Dalles.

Cold arrives

SEATTLE (AP) — The National Weather Service says Arctic air blowing into the Northwest on gusty winds Tuesday will drop temperatures below freezing in many locations.

The Dalles could attract pot grows

GRANTS PASS — It will be nearly two years before Oregonians can drop by the corner marijuana store to pick up some bud for the weekend, but growers are already gearing up to meet the increased demand of the coming Green Rush.

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People of the Columbia

Indians seek decent housing by their beloved river

Letter to the editor: Vote responsibly

To the editor: To Mosier Fire District Voters – We are currently being asked to vote in a special recall election. As members of the Mosier Community we would like to encourage each of you to make a careful and considered decision as you cast your vote.

Letter to the editor: Honored to serve

To the editor: I want to thank all who have supported me in the past and present on the City Council and in all the other projects we have worked on together. We can truly be proud of all the accomplishments made over the past 25 years.

Escaped Goldendale inmate captured in Portland

PORTLAND (AP) — Authorities say an inmate who escaped from a jail in Goldendale, Washington, has been captured in Portland, Oregon.

Lyle district celebrates with community dinner

The Lyle School District invites the community to an open house and share a free meal Saturday, Nov. 15, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the secondary school cafeteria, 625 Keasey Ave., Lyle, Wash.

Dine out for Hospice Tuesday

The community is invited to dine out in the Columbia River gorge Tuesday, Nov. 11, for the benefit of the Heart of Hospice foundation. The fundraiser is in celebration of National Hospice Month.

A warm place in trouble

Workers needed to keep homeless shelter open


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