Run-walk will help provide adaptive equipment for school children
North Wasco County School District libraries held a rap rematch between teachers and wordsmiths “Sequential” Seth Hedberg and “Linear” Ben Lin at The Dalles Middle School on May 14.
Student mosaic designs called ‘the start of a new tradition’
Terms surrounding the County Roads Department’s proposed creation of a new taxingdistrict have yet to be finalized since Wasco County Commissioners agreed May 7 to postpone a decision until more discussion between the county and city governments can take place.
An 11.66 percent increase in general fund revenues means North Wasco County School District will be able to restore several jobs and “do more with more for the first time in a long time,” said District Superintendent Candy Armstrong.
Unpermitted gatherings at issue
Students of The Dalles High School gathered in the auditorium on May 1 to celebrate the many varied cultural identities that populate the school’s busy hallways.
One-year pot moratorium now in effect
About 20 teams consisting of middle and high school students from around the Columbia gorge region will be putting their technology skills to the test as well as competing for a chance to win one of several educational prizes at this year’s Wind Challenge, taking place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on May 3 at The Dalles Civic Auditorium.
Resident of The Dalles Thomas Leech said he ventured from his home, braving the cold weather conditions that raged on the evening of March 9, to purchase a half gallon of milk at Dinty’s Market on East 2nd Street.
Board supportive of selection
New community school due to open July 7
Retiring downtown mail carrier Dave Miller looks forward to what’s next
A $20,000 grant is aimed at helping children learn how to identify and address their feelings.
Long-time The Dalles resident and one of this year’s Wasco county commissioner candidates, Chuck Langley says he’s running for office with one major goal in mind: Reinvigorating the discussion on urban renewal and raising awareness about why, according to him, it’s anything but good for the community in the long run.
Fundraiser will help the Pink Project provide gift bags
Community involvement continues
Governor candidate opposes foreign investment
County OKs What the Festival event permit
The North Wasco County School District 21 Board agreed to allow the district superintendent to consider more factors than just low bid when considering options for four new modular buildings.
Maintaining regional watersheds remains a critical factor when it comes to supporting Wasco County infrastructure, particularly in Mosier’s watershed.
More money needed to implement top projects, says development district director
After finishing their classes for the day, a handful of students gather at The Dalles High School to work on projects designed to enhance their technology skills and learn how to build ROVs, or remotely operated vehicles.
The Dalles Middle School chess team achieved victory over Ponderosa Middle School and Hepner Junior High School at the State Chess for Success competition in Portland on Friday, March 14.
New tool designed to help kids understand their feelings help reduce a host of social problems
Dorian Lovett parlays a love of animals into a summer at the zoo.
Officials at The Dalles Middle School recently announced that the mural project students have been working on for over two years has been completed and is on display in the main, upper level hallway.
Timothy Ballard fights for an end to global child trafficking
March 6 event is open to parents and potential students
Multiple tribes in area would require complex negotiations.
Lori Connelly, life-long Oregon resident and native of The Dalles, realized her life-long ambition of becoming a published author in the fall of 2013 after a hard-won battle against massive health problems.
Finding a student just the right book remains particularly rewarding
The rush of competition, the excitement of witnessing two opposing sides’ fight for dominance and their struggle to emerge victorious in the face of difficult odds always makes for a great show.
Officials: Housing is an economic barrier
Test would rely less on multiple-choice
Recently awarded the distinction of being named The Dalles Area Chamber of Commerce’s 2014 Outstanding Youth of the Year, Aletta Maier definitely has a lot going for her.
Neighbor objections play role
Pens to receive modification
Teacher of the Year is first special ed teacher to win honor
Volunteers nurture greenhouse plants in winter
Student escorted off property
Homeless struggle to keep warm when center closes
Vocational training part of community school at Wahtonka
New process may change tally
Volunteers provide free books for kids
Wasco Co. saw 27-percent hike
Views vary on what should represent local high school
Students take charge to provide relief
The Dalles woman visits LA show set
Officials seek new funding source for roadwork