Human Remains Found on 9/28/2023 In Klickitat County have been Positively Identified
On September 28,2023, a citizen discovered skeletonized human remains in a wooded area near the 200 block of Bates Road, White Salmon. A scene investigation was conducted by the Klickitat County Sheriff’s Office and the Washington State Patrol Crime Scene Response Team. At this time the Klickitat County Sheriff’s...
Savor the Flavor: Discover 4 Outstanding Chinese Restaurants in The Dalles
This article presents a guide to four Chinese restaurants located in The Dalles. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we would love to hear your experiences in the comments section below~:
Snow coats the Gorge Friday morning, impacting road conditions
Snow has been falling throughout the Gorge Friday morning, coating the roads and delaying schools in the area.
UPDATED: Hood River Holidays event downtown canceled; tree lighting on
Visit Hood River and the Hood River Chamber of Commerce have announced an essential change to the Hood River Holidays event scheduled for today, Friday, Dec. 1. Due to unexpected challenges caused by the recent snowfall and forecasted heavy rain, the Winter Wonderland Festival portion of the Hood River Holidays celebration, on Oak St. from 5-7 p.m., has been canceled.
▶️ Destination Oregon: National Neon Sign Museum
Neon signs are a part of our daily lives. Beer signs, “open” signs for businesses and many kinds of advertising. But have you ever thought about the role neon signs have played in American culture? Probably not. You can find that history in one place — the National Neon Sign Museum in The Dalles, Oregon.
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The City of The Dalles Police Department has completed the transition to a new duty sidearm
The City of The Dalles Police Department has completed the transition to a new duty sidearm. TDPD is committed to keeping our police equipment modern, well cared for and ready to perform when it is needed. The Department recently planned for a lifecycle replacement of all of our duty sidearms, which included an upgrade to the sighting systems. The purchase was proposed to the city budget committee and approved through the City Council full budget process. An open and competitive bid process was followed to comply with city purchasing requirements and ensure the best value for the purchase.
Coffee Lovers' Guide: The Top 3 Cafes in Goldendale
In this article, we'll be exploring three delightful cafes in Goldendale. Have you had the chance to visit any of them yet? If yes, we'd love to hear your experiences! Please feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Columbia River Gorge communities prepare for snow, ice
Snow is expected to fall in some parts of the Gorge, with cities like Cascade Locks and Hood River already seeing flakes fall on Thursday, but nothing stuck.
Hood River professional kiteboarder recovers after paragliding accident
PORTLAND, Ore. — A Hood River professional kiteboarder is at OHSU, recovering after a dramatic paragliding accident in the Columbia River Gorge over the weekend. Brandon Scheid's mother said her family is grateful he's alive. Kimberly Scheid said her son has a fractured pelvis and may need eye surgery.
Condit Dam is gone. The fate of the land around it remains in question
The Lower White Salmon Coalition is pushing a new plan for conservation of fish and wildlife habitat. Will its PacifiCorp landowners listen? The post Condit Dam is gone. The fate of the land around it remains in question appeared first on Columbia Insight.
Oregon High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Live Streams in Sherman County Today - December 1
We have high school basketball competition in Sherman County, Oregon today, and information on how to watch these matchups is available below. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Game Time: 7:30 PM PT on December...
Caryl Brewbaker receives November beautification award
The Dalles Beautification and Tree Committee recently awarded the November 2023 Beautification Award to Caryl Brewbaker of 371 Summit Ridge. The award was presented by committee members Janet Kavanagh and John Nelson, as well as Mary Beth Richmond from Columbia Gorge Real Estate. Brewbaker said that for four years, she’s...
Dufur to celebrate Hometown Christmas Dec. 9
DUFUR - On Saturday, Dec. 9, Dufur will celebrate their annual Hometown Christmas, a classic, village Christmas Celebration that offers a full day of activities for all ages. Starting at 9 a.m. and going until 4 p.m., St. Alphonsus Church will be hosting a holiday craft bazaar. Of course, no holiday celebration is complete without a visit from the jolly man in red — beginning at 11 a.m., bring the kids to share their holiday wishes at WE3 Coffee & Deli, or at Dufur Market after 1 p.m.
SCSO: Hit and Run on I-84 westbound near mile post 111
From the Sherman Country Sheriff’s Office Facebook page:. Hit and Run on I-84 westbound near mile post 111. On November 24th at about 5pm, a white cab semi with a white box trailer side-swiped two vehicles that were parked on the shoulder. The semi truck driver did not stop and has not been located.
Snow falls in the Columbia River Gorge, causing school delays and closures
PORTLAND, Ore. — Snowfall in the Columbia River Gorge is impacting some schools and causing dangerous driving conditions on Interstate 84 Friday morning. Multiple school districts in the Gorge and in Clark County have either delayed their start times or have closed due to the winter weather. Among those districts, Hood River County and White Salmon school districts are closed.
The Dalles swim team grows in numbers
The Dalles High Riverhawks boys and girls 17-member swim team jumped into the Gorge Athletic Club pool in The Dalles for their first practice Nov. 13. The team, guided by Coach Shea Macnab and Assistant Coach Nate Timmons, opens its season Nov. 30 with a Special District 1 meet at Redmond, followed by a Dec. 2 relays event also in Redmond. The Riverhawks have a larger squad than last year when they had nine swimmers.
Woman Survives Fall on Mount Hood, Rescued After 10-Hour Operation
• A woman fell hundreds of feet while hiking on Mount Hood and was successfully rescued in a 10-hour operation. • The rescue involved the sheriff's offices from Clackamas and Hood River counties, as well as volunteer groups Hood River Crag Rats and Portland Mountain Rescue.
Citizen Snow Response Checklist-Season Kick-off
The City of The Dalles Public Works Department has made sure equipment is in good repair and stocked up to prepare our response to winter storm events. But City resources will be stretched to capacity once the snows begin. The job of snow removal is too big for City crews to tackle alone.
Gorge Composite Squadron gets new leadership
THE GORGE — This fall, the leadership of the Gorge Composite Squadron changed hands. On Sept. 19, Capt. Mo Donahue Revier stepped down after leading the squadron since June 2020, and 1st Lt. Katie Walker took command of the Gorge Composite. Then, on Oct. 3, C/Lt. Col. Isaac Walker, after more than two years of leadership, passed command of the cadets to C/2nd Lt. Zachary Luhan. Both Change of Command ceremonies took place at the Hood River Airport, where the squadron regularly meets on Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m.