Police and Fire


TD man gets 30 years

PORTLAND (AP) — A 21-year-old man who shot and wounded a Portland police officer with an AR-15 rifle and killed the officer's K-9 partner last April has been sentenced to 30 years in prison.

Head-on crash injures officer

A man drove on the wrong side of the street for several blocks before hitting a The Dalles police car nearly head-on at Sixth and Webber in an early morning crash last Saturday, Dec. 6.

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Tagger sought

PURPLE PAINT with the letters “TRN” was sprayed last weekend on the interpretive sign at Rowena Crest and a nearby stone wall. A Facebook conversation was initiated about the possible identity of the tagger, believed to be a local teen, and that information was turned over to the Wasco County Sheriff’s Office.

Wasco sheriff seeks missing man

The Wasco County Sheriff's Office received a report of a missing man overdue from a hiking trip on Monday. The man is identified as Garren Kirk of Milwaukie. Kirk went camping near Frog Lake in Wasco County, and his vehicle was located by search and rescue groups. Kirk is believed to be equipped for the weather.

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Captain will miss excitement, variety

Ed Goodman leaves force after 35 years

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One killed, three injured in crash

One person died and three passengers, one a juvenile, were injured in a four-vehicle crash on highway 26, milepost 67.5 in Wasco County Friday afternoon.

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Airport burglar held at gunpoint

Darren Lacock helped with Project ELFF Thursday night in Dallesport, where he’s a volunteer firefighter, and a few hours later, found himself holding a burglar at gunpoint at the regional airport.

For the record, Dec. 3

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Dec. 3, 2014.

For the record, Dec. 2

Police, fire, police and lottery reports from Dec. 2, 2014.

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Fire guts home in Dallesport

Wood stove played a role in Tuesday afternoon fire.

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Police step up parking patrols

The Dalles Police Department will be actively enforcing the downtown parking ordinance during the holiday season with an officer on foot patrol along designated areas of First through Fifth streets. “Most of the year, enforcement of this ordinance is complaint-driven but during the holiday season we actively enforce,” said Chief Jay Waterbury.

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Cardboard makes bad ashtray

Firefighters say metal can is best option

For the record from Nov. 20

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Nov. 20, 2014.

For the record from Nov. 19

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Nov. 19, 2014.

For the record, Nov. 18

Police, fire, medical and lottery reports from Nov. 18. 2014.


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