In a 3-2 split, the White Salmon City Council voted down a motion to adopt Mayor David Poucher’s proposed declaration of diversity and inclusiveness.
WS librarian checks out after 22 years
After steering the White Salmon Valley Community Library (WSVCL) for 22 years, branch manager and community librarian Jennifer Hull announced this month she will be taking on her next grand voyage: retirement.
A change of scenery for White Salmon’s Gorge MakerSpace is fueling creative growth for the blossoming tech program.
The White Salmon Post Office was a somber place last Friday, despite the corner adorned with pink metallic balloons, melon-colored punch, and a comment book with a blurb reading “Good luck in your retirement.”
Klickitat County received 36 applications late last year for the vacant position of veteran services officer. The county’s choice, William Smith, of Trout Lake, has been on the job since Dec. 5, 2016.
The Skyline Foundation will host its annual fundraising gala Cultivate Columbia on Saturday, March 11, in the hospital’s event space, which overlooks the Columbia River Gorge. This year’s event will honor community volunteer Margaret Walker for her decades of compassionate service to Gorge communities – while celebrating the arts and bounty of our region.
Almost 400 students aged 9 to 14 from schools all around the Gorge showed off their robotic talents over the last two weekends in the Gorge.
If local author Jack Stembridge had thrown away his text from twenty years ago, “The Best Christmas Yet” would have never happened.
The unification of the Lyle school has brought some familiar faces back to the area. Lyle High School 1979 alumnus Mark Kendrick, and 1974 alumnus Deb Stenberg have returned to contribute to the school’s swelling progress.
“The fluid moves of the dancers, the sound of the drums, and the voices singing brought me to tears of joy,” commented Italian exchange student Iris Gatti about the Native American focused Cultural Event held at Wishram School recently.
The days of unsupervised dogs wandering through Bingen are numbered.
Watching Columbia High School football home games is more than a spectator sport for Dave Wiltsie.
Growing up, some kids go through a career-choosing phase, wanting to pursue the path of a doctor, marine biologist or professional athlete. For Dr. Joni Greenberger, her desire to become a vet was sparked at an early age and drove her pursuits to veterinary school, where her passion continued.
There will be one contested race for Klickitat County Commissioner this year after all.
When he graduated from Washougal High School in 1986, Wesley Long’s career plan was the same as many graduates in that part of Clark County: hook on at the paper mill in Camas and try to keep moving up to jobs with higher pay and more responsibility.