Two The Dalles council races to be contested

Bill Dick faces two challengers

Letter to the editor: On the ballot

To the editor: As many of your readers know, this is the first contested judicial election for the third position in the seventh judicial district in a generation.

Oregon Senate candidates push dueling narratives

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Democratic U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley wants to talk about taxes and the middle class. His Republican rival, Monica Wehby, would love to talk about the federal health care law.

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Richardson, Kitzhaber debate before publishers

SALEM — Republican state Rep. Dennis Richardson presented himself as the future and Gov. John Kitzhaber as the past as the two gubernatorial candidates met in their first debate Friday.

Chronicle to stream governor debate

The Dalles Chronicle will stream the first 2014 Oregon governor’s debate between incumbent Democratic Gov. John Kitzhaber and Republican challenger Dennis Richardson from Central Point.

City positions up for election

Information packets are now available for citizens interested in running for the following positions: mayor, councilor at large, and councilors Position 1 (west district) and 2 (east district). The positions will be elected at the Nov. 4 general election.

Letter to the editor: Thanks, Rotary

To the editor: Another Primary Election day has come and gone. Once again, Rotary volunteers staffed the ballot box in the street in front of the courthouse. Wasco County voters love their Rotarians and the convenience of not having to get out of their car to deliver their ballots to the county clerk’s office.

Letter to the editor: Thanks

To the editor: I write to thank the Republican voters of the 2nd District who overwhelmingly put their trust in me as the party’s nominee for Congress. I deeply appreciate your support and pledge to continue working hard for policies that will grow jobs and improve our economy, bring down our nation’s debt and get America back on track.

GOP team set for general

Richardson, Wehby to face Democrat incumbents

Runyon-Bailey face runoff

Commissioner Scott Hege secures another term.

Polls close tonight

Election polls will close at 8 p.m. tonight, May 20, and voters who did not receive a ballot, or have misplaced it, can come to the Wasco County Clerk’s office, 511 Washington Street, until closing to get it re-issued.

Letter to the editor: Vote Bailey

To the editor: We have witnessed Bridget Bailey develop from the school girl to the savvy business woman. She is getting our vote for county commissioner and we believe she deserves yours.

Letter to the editor: Vote Runyon, Hege

To the editor: We in Wasco County are Privileged to have two commissioners of the caliber of Scott Hege and Rod Runyon. These men are dedicated. They are experienced. They are knowledgeable. They are capable. They are compassionate about the people’s needs in our county.

Letter to the editor: Bailey enriches

To the editor: I recently had a home and studio built in The Dalles. This investment in the community has been enriched by meeting Bridget Bailey who is running for Wasco County Commissioner.

Letter to the editor: Re-elect Hege

To the editor: Wasco County voters have the chance to re-elect a candidate with a solid background and fresh ideas. Re-electing Scott Hege to Wasco County commissioner Position 1 will keep jobs and economic development as a top priority for all of Wasco County.


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