The Dalles Riverfront Trailhead open
Eastern Oregon State Reps. Dan Bonham and Mark Owens and State Sen. Lynn Findley held the seventh of their biweekly town halls on Thursday. District 59 Rep. Bonham said all of them had been working hard on various legislative topics.
Over 30 local offices in Wasco County are up for election this November — including the Wasco County Sheriff, Clerk and Treasurer, and mayoral seats in The Dalles, Dufur, Maupin, Mosier, Antelope and Shaniko.
The City of The Dalles Public Works Department will be painting the center and side lines on streets throughout the community today through Thursday, August 6, beginning at 6 a.m. each day, weather permitting.
Firefighters from Oregon Department of Forestry’s The Dalles Unit responded to a fire burning on private timberland along Fir Mountain Road in Hood River County late Saturday night, according to a press release from The Dalles office.
A dedicated group of primarily local Black Lives Matter protesters gathered Sunday at the Northern Oregon Regional Corrections Facility (NORCOR) in The Dalles to protest the use of the facility by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) as a detention center. The group wrote messages — i…
To support safely continuing to worship, local officials distributed masks to over a dozen churches in Wasco County recently, according to a press release from Unified Command, which serves Wasco, Sherman and Gilliam counties.
The City of The Dalles has signed a $50,000 agreement with The Dalles Main Street to expand local businesses’ use of outdoor space through the end of October.
Hood River County identified an outbreak of COVID-19 among the Hood River Valley High School Boys’ Basketball and Football teams. In cooperation with the Hood River County School District, the health department reported in a July 18 press release the department has confirmed that more than one positive case participated at their respective sports practices on Monday, July 13. This is a developing situation; identified cases may expand.
,Track Utilities will be placing underground and aerial fiber optic cable for CenturyLink from Court and Fourth streets to 10th, and along 10th to Emerson street. Work begins Tuesday, July 21 and will continue through July 24. Flaggers will be moving traffic through the work zone, beginning 9 a.m. Tuesday and 8 a.m. thereafter, continuing until 5 p.m.
Emergency responders from Mid-Columbia Fire & Rescue prepare to transport a patient following a motor vehicle crash at 9th and Union Friday morning at approximately 8 a.m. Details regarding the two-vehicle, injury crash were not available at this time.
A second person has died from COVID-19 in Wasco County, the North Central Pulic Health District announced Wednesday, July 15. The Wasco County resident died July 8 after having been diagnosed with COVID-19 in June of this year.
Oregon Main Street Revitalization Grant funding was part of a 2019 legislature approved lottery bond package scheduled for spring 2021. The sale of the bond package has been canceled due lottery shortfalls from the impacts of COVID-19. Without the $5,000,000 expected from the sale or additio…
Jim White, who writes a regular monthly stargazing column for the Columbia Gorge News called “In The Sky,” shared this photograph of the comet Neowise taken Sunday morning, July 11, from near his home in Trout Lake. “I’ll mention the comet in my August stargazing, but it’ll be history by the…
The coronavirus pandemic hit just as Oregon State University Extension Service tree fruit expert Ashley Thompson was preparing for the upcoming cherry harvest. A big concern was the prevalence of X disease in cherries, which had prompted many Oregon and Washington growers to remove hundreds …
A new Google building and two additional modular electrical buildings at the company’s Taylor Lake site in The Dalles are on track to become part of the Wasco County Joint Enterprise Zone. Construction on the three structures is expected to be completed this year.
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- MID-COLUMBIA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
- MAINTENANCE POSITION Manages maintenance
- POLICE OFFICERS The Columbia
- MARKETING BRAND MANAGER $ DOE
- LEGAL ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT I
- SDS LUMBER COMPANY SDS
- BIN CHECKERS Pear bin
- PLANT MECHANIC $26.04 Typical
- HR Library hours updated
- New policy waives bridge tolls for Yakama Nation
- Mailbox vandalism
- Vigils underline ‘Somos Uno’ and society striving together: Weekly vigils continue in Hood River as Black Lives Matter protests continue nationwide
- 100th Birthday
- Free program focuses on educating seniors
- Mental health therapy offered
- ‘Organic’ at CCA
- State regulations for COVID raise liability questions
- Death Notices for August 5 edition
- Northern Wasco County D21 to start with online-only format
- UPDATED 8/7: Wildfire burns Sunday in Hood River County
- Death notices for July 29
- 100th Birthday
- Filing begins for Wasco Co. elections
- Songer speaks at 'We the People' rally
- City of Hood River adds to bicycle-pedestrian network
- Police and Sheriff logs, July 20 to Aug. 2
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