Neita Cecil

Reporter

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Neita Cecil covers faith, Columbia Gorge Commission, fire and general news.

Recent Stories

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Chess success at state

The Dalles High School sophomores Chase Snodgrass and Jacob Holloran each won two of five matches at the state Chess for Success tournament in Portland earlier this month, putting them in a tie for fifth place.

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Bound for the big time

Teen is already a paid actor

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Backpack program gets large donation

Students raise $1,175 cash

Wolfe resigns from fire board

Bill Wolfe, a retired 37-year firefighter who defeated an incumbent to get on the Mid-Columbia Fire & Rescue board in 2013, resigned last month, saying his participation had been “contentious and ineffective.”

Syphilis cases reported here

Three reported since ‘13

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Realtor feared the worst

Ashley sensed eviction would be problematic

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The world, and back to Wasco County

To get a sense of what a doer and achiever Mike Davis is, here’s just one insight: he needs only three to five hours of sleep a night.

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Help in a time of trouble

When Amanda Fedunok started police academy last February as a recruit for The Dalles Police Department, she had an ambitious goal: she wanted to earn the top academic honor in her class of 40.

DA bristles over painting

Public health worker threatened with charges

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Firing up for the Fourth

Committee seeking fireworks funding

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