Wasco County’s multiple programs to serve veterans — especially the high level of volunteerism — have drawn the attention of state and federal officials who came to town Friday for a facilities tour.
Hearing Monday will take up the issue of medical marijuana dispensaries
Britt Storkson is making a second run for the District 59 seat in the Oregon House of Representatives based on the belief that holding a public office is the only way to reform the way that Wasco County Electric Co-operative does business.
Volunteer effort aims at mobility
Washington underpass among other contenders
Organizational meetings set for April 1 and 10 in gorge; group to focus on sport fishing issues.
Council torn over approach on eastside street
Four miles of I-84 through The Dalles will be repaved over 9 months of construction in ’15.
Defense wanted crime scenes to be preserved for new investigator
Justices render opinion on forcible medication
Rural residents will pose commissioner re-elections unless loud festival halts
Combat veterans of all war eras are invited to “throw their name in the hat” for one of seven activities being sponsored this year by Outdoor Adventures for Military Heroes.
Community members of The Dalles and Hood River were recognized March 9 for their long-term support of the Oregon National Guard and Family Readiness Group program at an appreciation luncheon.
VFW honors local people who serve
Infrastructure construction for North Chenoweth under way
Both men treated and released
Nonunion raises will be considered in budget
Huffman opposes, but will uphold
Wolves are expected to establish packs in central Oregon
As wolves make Oregon inroads, cattlemen warn troubles are growing
An inmate who crafted a jailhouse plot to murder a public official and two in-laws was sentenced Wednesday to two decades in prison without any possibility of early release.
For more than a decade, the water and sewer rates of some low-income residents in The Dalles have remained frozen, making them up to 69 percent lower than the charge for other customers.
Ecke stole thousands from elderly TD man
Course based on Secret Service training model
State bill will recognize era
Members of the North Central Livestock Association gathered in Maupin Saturday night for their second annual banquet and business meeting. The nonprofit organization of Sherman and Wasco County ranchers is headed by Keith Nantz, business partner for the Dillon Land and Cattle Company, which is headquartered in Dufur.
The Dalles City Councilor Dan Spatz has come up with the idea to further honor veterans at Kelly Viewpoint while capitalizing on the scenic setting.
Fattening aids cattle survival during winter weather
Before you can work with specific individual cows, you have to gather, identify and sort them.
Maupin rancher Keith Nantz rides his horse “Dude” into the corral at the Oak Springs Road ranch and dismounts to begin a long day’s work in weather that hovers in the low 20s. On the chore list this day is marking three-month-old calves with the Dillon Land and Cattle Company brand.
Council gives staff a work plan
Moisture means money for dryland wheat ranchers in a particularly dry year
By the end of April, 8.25 million square feet of free wi-fi coverage will be available through 77 access points in The Dalles and work continues to strengthen the system.
City manager will present revenue plan
City will look for $20,000 during budget cycle
Group organizes veteran events
Director expects ‘14 action
A Sellwood man has pleaded guilty to stealing four headstones from a Dufur cemetery and using them to landscape his yard.
U.S. Department of Labor guilty of using ‘economic duress’ against two Oregon blueberry farms in 2012.
Cowboy honors timeless code
Senator hopes policy changes will prompt return of manufacturers
Maupin rancher shares his skills with urban middle school students
Legislature will consider large funding requests, privacy issues
Wasco County Veterans’ Service Officer Russell Jones told city officials Monday that $1.1 million in compensation had been awarded to former military personnel in 2013.
The Dalles City Council learned Monday that local programs to serve veterans have become a “model” for the rest of the state, due largely to a high level of volunteerism.
Councilor wants goal review
Work group recommends changes to city policy
Wasco County District Attorney Eric Nisley said Thursday that a pending case involving the theft of headstones from four graves at a Dufur cemetery is a “first” for his career.
Compression bites revenues
Oreogn Supreme Court justices intervene in local armed robbery case