Inclement weather, ice deluges, unplowed roads — there’s a lot getting in the way of mail carriers trying to deliver parcels and letters.
The Next Door’s annual Bowl for Kids’ Sake event benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Columbia Gorge is right around the corner. The fun takes place on Saturday, March 11, at Orchard Lanes in Hood River.
Every year bald eagles congregate along the Columbia River in search of food during their winter migration.The Dalles Dam Visitor Center is a popular site for visitors to see bald eagles in their natural habitat.
Salmon throughout most of Washington are in trouble, and will need continued investment by state, federal and local organizations if they are to be saved, according to a report released this month by the Governor’s Salmon Recovery Office.
White Salmon’s administrative and clerical staff will begin moving their departments back into the City Hall building at 100 N Main Ave. on Friday, Jan. 20.
The White Salmon Valley School District’s schedule is shifting two days in June (so far) to accommodate this year’s unusually high tally of snow days.
The public is invited to the opening of a new exhibit, “A Community Forgotten: Uncovering the Story of The Dalles Chinatown,” Saturday, Jan. 28, at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum, 5000 Discovery Drive, The Dalles.
Keylarae Manly scored a game-high 22 points to lead Columbia High’s girls basketball team to a 47-43 1A Trico League victory Jan. 4 at Castle Rock.
Columbia High’s boys basketball team began the 2017 portion of its schedule the way it ended the 2016 part: with a win.
The three-year-old issue of moving the Police Department downtown is still pushing the wrong buttons for some residents of the Bingen-White Salmon, and greater surrounding areas.
With freezing temperatures and wind chills in the teens expected for the next few days, the Red Cross has issued the following cold weather and heating safety tips...
Columbia High’s boys varsity basketball team got a much-needed win here last Thursday in a competitive matchup with Goldendale.
Commuters zipping past the Dock Grade hill on State Route 14 may have noticed the little mystery cottage adjacent to the power station. This year will be its last.
Local business owners have some kinks to iron out with the City of White Salmon before endorsing the Police Department’s move downtown.
The Washington Salmon Recovery Funding Board announced this month the award of $14.6 million in grants for projects to restore salmon habitat in an effort to bring the iconic fish back from the brink of extinction.
The public is invited to view a selection of colorful works created by the Gorge fiber artists’ group, Beyond the Block: Art Quilters of the Gorge from Jan. 2 to 28 in the White Salmon Valley Community Library’s Sprint/Baker Gallery.
Happy New Year! Start the year off right – given clear skies, after sunset, tear yourself away from the Bowl game and cast your gaze to the southwest. Brilliant Venus will join a dazzling crescent Moon in the early evening sky, with the planet Mars a bit farther to the left. Don’t wait too long, as the Moon will set by about 7:30 p.m.
After sending two promising applicants to the Police academy this summer, only one has made the cut to join the Bingen-White Salmon Police Department.
Year’s end is a time for reflection on the work that has been done and the work that remains unfinished. It’s true for individuals and businesses, and for governments at all levels.
If composting could be considered cooking with microbes, then Dallesport’s Dirt Hugger is working with a winning recipe.