The White Salmon Valley School Board took no action last Thursday following a presentation and discussion about School District-own-ed property that has not been previously studied as a site for a new city swimming pool.
Klickitat County PUD commissioners will be presented KPUD staff’s recommendation for a two-stage retail electric rate increase in 2016 during public hearings the first part of next week.
The day after her final match as Columbia High’s girls soccer coach, Amy Kasenga was still processing the emotions that come from letting go of something she has built from the ground up over a 13-year career.
Outdoor education and stewardship opportunities along the White Salmon River increased for fifth-grade students at Wallace and Priscilla Stevenson Intermediate School.
The feasibility study for a new White Salmon swimming pool has taken a turn in a different direction concerning location.
Skyline Hospital held its first Mammography Spa Day on Wednesday, Oct. 28, as a part of Breast Health awareness month. The day was booked with about 30 appointments and entailed mammogram screenings, a massage, treats, and goodie bags for participants.
Mill A School District #31 will be seeing changes in the coming years. Most recently the school has acquired all new staff including superintendent and principal Dr. Benton Dorman, and teachers Anastasia Gavenas and Bob Rogers.
Friends of the White Salmon Library (FOL) approved a motion to purchase an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) for the White Salmon Valley Community library during their meeting on Oct. 12.
Area youth, and adults, will get the opportunity to don Halloween costumes and gather treats two weekends in a row.
Klickitat County’s WIC (Women, Infants and Children nutrition) Peer Counseling Program was honored this past month by the USDA.
On Oct. 24 from 5:30 to 10 p.m., the Underwood Community Council will host a local music, food, wine and beer event at the Underwood Community Center, 951 Schoolhouse Road in Underwood.
Spawning of Tule fall Chinook is underway at the Spring Creek National Fish Hatchery (NFH) in Underwood. The process began Sept. 16 with the return of the fish to the hatchery.
A proposed ordinance before the Klickitat County Board of Com-missioners would allow the operation of certain wheeled non-highway vehicles on about 18% of the county road system.
When driving east along State Route 14 past Horsethief Butte park and into Wishram, the evidence of the Horsethief Butte fire becomes clear from dark patches of burned grass that run along the hills and down the cliffs to the Columbia River. Some of those dark patches were vines belonging to Wishram’s Cascade Cliffs Vineyard and Winery, 8866 SR 14.
Gorge Grown Food Network will be hosting its second annual farm-to-table Harvest Dinner on Sept. 27 at Kiyokawa Family Orchards.