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Back to school

Latricia Ice, support staff at Dry Hollow Elementary, left, greets first grader Charlotte Conkey as she gets off the school bus and goes to her classroom Monday morning, the start of classes for North Wasco County School District 21 and others.

For the record from Sept. 1

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

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Tribes add ‘tool’ to job box

Warm Springs open office to help members

Cougar killed by steer owner

Livestock owners on farms between Sandlin and Sevenmile roads are on edge after six sheep and a steer were killed by a mountain lion, otherwise known as a cougar, in a little more than a month.

Standoff ends peacefully

TD man arrested for menacing

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Discovery Center opens new energy exhibit

A new renewable energy exhibit was dedicated Aug. 28 at the Columbia Gorge Discovery Center. The interpretive exhibit on solar energy includes schematics of solar energy systems and a real-time display of solar energy being produced.

Maupin’s ‘Splash for Pink’ donates $7,817

The Mid-Columbia Health Foundation’s Celilo Cancer Center Fund received $7,817 from Maupin’s Splash for Pink event organizers this week.

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A gift of campassion, support

Survivor helps others as a volunteer at Celilo Cancer Center

For the record, from Aug. 28

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Aug. 28, 2015

Housing repair help available

Columbia Cascade Housing Corporation is currently accepting applications for the waitlist for a home repair program. Funding will be available through a Community Development Block Grant with no interest and deferred payment loans up to $30,000.

Sherman paves way for umbrella Internet

County sets national example with technological creativity

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Young explorer

JULIET ISRAEL, 2, of The Dalles, explores the nooks and crannies of Tree Top Play Park at Sorosis Park in The Dalles Thursday.

DA accused of ‘falsehoods’

County counsel answers Nisley’s bar response

Wind advisory issued for eastern Oregon, sections of Washington

The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory and Blowing Dust Advisory for high winds in parts of central and eastern Oregon, and sections of Washington. Red Flag Warnings are in effect for the Central Mountains of Oregon, the Blue Mountains, the Columbia Basin, Wallowa County and Asotin County for gusty winds.

For the record from Aug. 27

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Aug. 27, 2015

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