Rod Runyon says the skills he used in his own financial services and insurance business over 15 of the past 25 years— research, risk assessment and helping clients meet financial goals — are among his most valuable skills in his role as Wasco County commissioner.
Store offers serious survival gear and zombie collectibles
Furred, feathered, canine or feline, work pets are welcome at many local businesses
Nonprofit events schedule from April 4, 2014.
State aims for jobs, income and prosperity
A helping hand: ELF Cleaning Service and Property Management has teamed up with Cleaning for a Reason, an international nonprofit foundation to help women battling cancer.
Folks who want to get in shape with a consistent and effective exercise routine, but aren’t quite prepared for the full one-on-one attention of a personal trainer may want to try personal training in a group setting at The Dalles Fitness and Court Club.
Nonprofit events schedule from April 2, 2014.
Two feet of snow fall in late March on watershed
Fire after-effects show up during snow and rain
Late season precipitation is good for NW power
Handmade incense and other scent products are business’ mainstay
Free workshops planned to help businesses become "bike-friendly" for April 7 and 8 event.
Travis Church returned to The Dalles Saturday after nearly a week on the missing list, as reported that day on www.thedalleschronicle.com.
Travis Church is back in The Dalles today after nearly a week on the missing list.
The Dalles Meals on Wheels will be providing meals to another segment of the population with the help of a one-time grant, part of health care funding provided through the PacificSource Columbia Gorge Coordinated Care Organization.
March to raise awareness on the issue of senior hunger will be Thursday, March 27, as part of the national March for Meals Campaign.
Restaurant ownership is lifelong dream
Nonprofit calendar from March 19, 2014.
Presiding Judge Paul Crowley is retiring from the Oregon District 7 Circuit Court, which covers Wasco, Sherman, Hood River, Gilliam and Wheeler counties and no one has filed for the position, which was due to appear on the ballot this year.
Five names will appear on the May primary ballot seeking two positions on the Wasco County Board of Commissioners.
Restaurant will now have 40-seat dining room
Mike Omeg works to restore the heritage New Hampshire chicken breed.
Family will ask Dufur council to revisit rooster rules
Arts and entertainment schedule from March 6, 2014.
The Dalles takes wait-and-see approach
Shop open Wednesday through Saturday until end of month
Hacked off: I was pondering what book to read to lull me to sleep last night when I had the random thought, “Gee, it’s been a few weeks, I wonder if my tax refunds had arrived yet?”
Nonprofit events from March 3.
Railroad tie plant is up for air discharge permit renewal
All around you: In our heads, we know we live in a world-class tourist destination.
Schwarzbach’s varied career brings him back home
Bright splatter painting on a crisp white background spotlights the impact of art in a downtown storefront display window.
Hulit says declining interest is the reason
Nonprofit activities from Feb. 21, 2014.
State has new process to deal with nuisances
Arts and entertainment events from Feb. 20, 2014.
Completion aimed at 2015
Bedrooms and drapery will be on one side, upholstered furniture on the other
What wine goes best with platinum? The answer, apparently, is wine from Maryhill Winery, which tallied nearly 70 platinum, double gold or gold medals last year amid its record-breaking 300 2013 awards.
More funding gained for work
Nonprofit events from Feb. 16, 2014.
THE PORT of The Dalles is taking steps to remove an unauthorized, deck-like platform at Klindt Cove, they have deemed an attractive nuisance. After contacting various agencies, they do not believe it is a Native American fishing structure. Mark B. Gibson photo
Entertainment and art events from Feb. 13, 2014.
Nonprofit events from Feb. 12, 2014.
Mid-Columbia Housing Authority executive director sees regional challenges
Bringing sunshine: Despite the gray that has been dominating our skies and the snow (quickly turning to slush) on our streets, The Dalles road crews brightened the days of local businesses this week by industriously making sure customers still have passable roads and places to park in the business districts.
The Dalles will celebrate A Sweet Farewell to the Armory with a dinner, dance and auctions at the armory on Saturday, Feb. 15, starting at 5 p.m.
The National Guard is moving out of its aging armory, but it will carry with it almost two centuries of tradition
The Dalles snow plows are on a 24-hour schedule as more snowy weather gets set to roll through the area tonight, while Wasco County plows were out before 4 a.m. on their first-day snow routes throughout the county.