Neita Cecil covers faith, Columbia Gorge Commission, fire and general news.
Food, family activities, giveaways offered at Sept. 20
Local expats await the Scottish independence vote, on tap for Sept. 18
Unique hovercraft ‘Nemotoad’ takes maiden voyage
The backpack program, started over two years ago by First United Methodist Church to help feed homeless students for the weekend, is growing again.
ALS challenge has netted millions
Dr. Tom Pipkin left a big-city church in the South to become senior pastor at Gateway Presbyterian Church in The Dalles, partly because he wanted more time to just hang out with folks and minister by hiking and fishing with them.
Estimate did not include admininstration costs
Budget request would restore some funding
Fortuna was jazz musician before entering the priesthood
A local contractor says his bid to demolish Ted Walker Pool was double the general contractor’s estimate, and the other bidder on the project was significantly over that estimate also.