• January 17 Prep Sports Roundup
    Boys Basketball Castle Rock 73, Columbia 35 Girls Basketball Castle Rock 52, Columbia 36 Stevenson 64, Seton Catholic 60:  Katilyn Wenz scored eight of her game-high 22 points in the fourth quarter to help the Bulldogs reach 4-1 in Trico League play.  Katie Rathgeber added 19 for Stevenson. Wrestling Hood River Valley 42, Ridgeview 28 […] The post January 17 […]
  • Rotary Ski Night Monday At Meadows
    The annual Hood River Rotary Ski Night fundraiser is set for Monday at Mount Hood Meadows.  Special lift tickets will be valid from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Monday.  Funds help the Rotary Club’s Charitable Foundation, which helps provide scholarships to Hood River County students.  The club also provides $10,000 per year to fund […] The post Rotary Ski Night Mond […]
  • Wasco County Approves IGA Contingent On Legal Review
    Wasco County Commissioners have voted to proceed with an intergovernmental agreement with Columbia Gorge Community College and the City of The Dalles to use three-point-five million dollars in enterprise zone funds from the third Google project to help CGCC build the Treaty Oak Skills Center.  The CGCC board last week voted to proceed with a […] The post Was […]
  • URA Approves Deals For Recreation & Blue Buildings
    The Columbia Gateway Urban Renewal Agency approved purchase agreements for the Recreation and Blue Buildings in downtown The Dalles, moving both buildings a step closer to renovations.  After coming out of an executive session, the URA board voted to approve a purchase agreement and authorized execution of a Disposition and Development Agreement with Todd Ca […]
  • Arrests Lead Officers To Find Stolen Property
    The arrest of two men over the weekend in The Dalles led to the seizing of suspected stolen property in Dallesport.  According to The Dalles Police Department, some of the recovered property has been linked to burglaries in White Salmon and The Dalles, and included numerous chain saws, pole saws, power tools, a concrete saw, […] The post Arrests Lead Officer […]
  • Mill Creek Bridge Load Rating Reduced By ODOT
    The Oregon Department of Transportation has reduced the load rating for the Mill Creek Bridge on West 6th Street in The Dalles.  The Dalles Public Works Department indicates it is due to a change in federal regulations for bridge load ratings.  The result is that the maximum load rating will be reduced from 37 tons […] The post Mill Creek Bridge Load Rating […]
  • January 15 Prep Sports Roundup
    Boys Basketball The Dalles 51, LaGrande 50:  Oscar Fernandez hit the game-winner to cap off the Riverhawks comeback in the non-league game.  The Dalles had a balanced output during the contest, as Josh Nisbet led the way with 11 points, Aidan Telles and Jacob Hernandez scored ten points each, and Fernandez had nine. Yakama Tribal […] The post January 15 Prep […]
  • WS Schools Preparing April Bond Measure
    The White Salmon Valley School District continues to prepare a bond measure for the April 23 ballot.  District Superintendent Jerry Lewis says they are working on a list of projects to present to the district board next week.  Lewis notes this measure will replace the current bond that will be retired in 2020, so the […] The post WS Schools Preparing April B […]
  • Walden Postpones Town Halls
    Oregon Second District Congressman Greg Walden has postponed town halls planned in Hood River and The Dalles next week due to a change in the House of Representatives calendar.  In announcing the postponements, Walden’s office indicated the House is now scheduled to be in session beginning Tuesday, January 22, so the Hood River Republican will […] The post W […]
  • The Dalles Council Approves IGA For Skill Center
    The Dalles City Council voted unanimously to proceed with an intergovernmental agreement with Columbia Gorge Community College and Wasco County to use three-point-five million dollars in enterprise zone funds from the third Google project to help CGCC build the Treaty Oak Skills Center.  The CGCC board last week voted to proceed with a seven-point-six millio […]