Police: fired Oklahoma worker beheaded woman

OKLAHOMA CITY — A man fired from an Oklahoma food processing plant beheaded a woman with a knife and was attacking another worker when he was shot and wounded by a company official, police say.

What's happening from Sept. 28

Nonprofit events calendar from Sept. 28, 2014.

White Salmon hosts honeybee event

The White Salmon Valley Community Library and Stevenson Grange 121 invite the public to join Melissa Elliot of Melissa Bees to learn about the importance of bees and other pollinators Saturday, Oct. 11 from 2 to 4:00 p.m. in the library’s Sprint/Baker Gallery.

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Hidden Spaces

Oct. 5 PEO reprises tour of historical downtown buildings

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Homecoming for Riverhawks

THE DALLES High School celebrated homecoming in style Friday, Sept. 26, with a traditional noise parade through downtown, pep rally and football game, where homecoming royalty were selected.

City budget committee holds workshop

The Dalles Budget Committee, which includes the city council, will hold the first of five workshops exploring the budget on Monday, Sept. 29.

Snake found in rental car

KENNEBUNK, Maine (AP) — Police say two women opened the trunk of their rental car to retrieve their luggage and were greeted by a snake.

For the record, Sept. 26

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Sept. 26, 2014.

What's happening from Sept. 26

Nonprofit events calendar from Sept. 26, 2014.

Time to Rock & Roll

Columbia Gorge Discovery Center and Museum presents the seventh annual “A Vintage Evening” with a Rock & Roll Sock Hop on Saturday, Oct. 4.

Learn to create with a ceramic class

An adult ceramics class is being offered at The Dalles Art Center beginning Oct 22.

Taliban behead 12 people in remote Afghan province

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Taliban beheaded 12 Afghan civilians, mostly family members of local policemen, in an assault that was part of a week-long offensive that has so far killed 60 people and wounded scores in a remote province in eastern Afghanistan, officials said Friday.

US-led strikes hit IS group for second day

Focus remains on oil areas

ROADWORK: Second Street closed Sunday

The eastbound lane of West Second Street will be closed to all traffic between Lincoln and Webber on Sunday, Sept. 28, from 6 a.m. to about 6:30 p.m. The City of The Dalles Public Works Department will conduct a pavement maintenance project to extend the life and improve the driving surface until a more extensive resurfacing can be done in the future.

Journal reveals early years of St. Mary’s

Four Sisters from Portland sent to open school in TD


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