What's Happening for Nov. 20

Public, nonprofit activities

Homeless kids with dad

The father of the five children who lived in a shed for a time has requested a modification of his parenting plan in order to give him custody.

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Kiosks planned for downtown TD

Main Street TD wants historical maps downtown

New transmission line links Big Eddy, Goldendale

PORTLAND (AP) — For the second time in two weeks, the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) energized and brought into service a new 500-kilovolt transmission line, this time connecting central Washington and Oregon. The 28-mile, single-circuit line connects BPA’s Big Eddy Substation in The Dalles to the new Knight Substation northwest of Goldendale, Wash.

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Teens named AP Scholars

Students earn top 8 percent rank in world

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Wind storm sweeps NW, I-84 closed

SEATTLE (AP) — At least three people have died and hundreds of thousands were without power on Tuesday as a severe storm packing high winds unleashed across the Northwest. In Oregon, thousands were without power in the greater Portland area and a flood watch was issued for the northern Oregon coast through Wednesday. State officials said heavy rain caused Portland's sewer system to overflow into the Willamette River and residents were urged to avoid contact with the river through Thursday evening.

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‘Sheep pit’ waste arrives in Wasco County

Tons of dirt, hides transported to county dump

What's Happening for Nov. 18

Public, nonprofit activities

High wind warnings issued

The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Warning for sections of NE eastern Oregon, including Wasco, Sherman and Klickitat counties. Travelers are advised to be prepared for high winds, especially while operating high profile vehicles such motor homes, travel trailers or commercial trucks. Travelers should also be prepared for possible delays due to downed trees and watch for blowing debris, dust or snow. MAIN IMPACT COUNTIES: Crook, Deschutes, Gilliam, Jefferson, Morrow, Sherman, Umatilla, Union, Wallowa, Wasco, Wheeler, Benton, Columbia, Franklin, Kittitas, Klickitat, Walla Walla, and Yakima.

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Alvin Clark: A life of service

Wife remembers man, cafe owner, and volunteer

First graders tour cruise ship

Students’ visit to the American Empress included meeting captain, music

What's Happening for Nov. 17

Public, nonprofit activities

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Hunting the “Dismal Nitch”

Lewis and Clark campsite on Wash. shore

What's Happening from Nov. 15

Nonprofit events calendar from Nov. 15, 2015.

Paris attacks kill 127; IS claims responsibility - Timeline

"We love France," read one sign on Saturday. "Pray for France," read another. Two Secret Service vehicles were parked outside as people came by to drop off more flowers and wine at the makeshift memorial.