Kathy Ursprung is the managing editor at The Dalles Chronicle. She is contact person for business news, editorial page, events, obituaries, community news and history mystery.
Among the issues that may not make the headlines during a wildfire are how to keep the electrical power on, when to shut it off and who makes the call and does the work.
Pool correction An Aug. 21 story about swimming pool replacement incorrectly described the nature of the process. The award was made under a construction manager- general contractor process. An initial phase of work with contractor Triplett Wellman has been completed under a separate comment. The comments in the story referred to a contract for the balance of the work on pool demolition and replacement. We apologize for the error.
New facility will provide backup power
East Second Street office is more integrated with downtown
Informal meeting is set for Aug 28 at Dufur City Park
Chief: Call to report unusual smoke
All mandatory evacuations have been lifted
Fairs may change, but the Wagenblast clan’s participation has endured for decades
Organizers seek ideas for 2014 Pig Bowl recipient
Fire meeting focuses on reasons and methods