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Gun Regulations Draw Overflow Crowd to Hearing

Nearly 1,000 people from law enforcement, gun rights groups, gun violence prevention groups, veterans, and Washington State residents signed in to support or oppose contested firearm bills heard on Monday, Jan. 15.

January 25, 2018 noon read more..
   

Gov. Inslee Lashes Back at Sessions on Marijuana

Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee expressed a defiant attitude toward U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who announced on Thursday the rescinding of Obama-era guidelines that assisted the legalization of non-medical marijuana in Washington, seven other states and the District of Columbia.

January 11, 2018 noon read more..
 

WDFW Using Drone in Moose Research

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is working with University of Montana wild-life researchers to test the use of a drone this month to document the presence of moose calves in northeast Washington.

December 21, 2017 noon read more..


Port of HR Addresses Toll Hike

About a month ago, the White Salmon City Council played host to a company called United Bridge Partners (UBP), who presented a proposal and gave a presentation on what they could do to replace the 93-year-old Hood River/-White Salmon Bridge.

December 14, 2017 noon read more..


Gorge CASA Swearing in New Child Advocates

Columbia Gorge CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates introduces its newest child advocates: Becky Bell, Hood River; Taryn Tkach, White Salmon, and Daylon Donnelly, Antonio Marconi and Michael Wacker, all of The Dalles.

November 30, 2017 noon read more..


Private Bridge Builder Pitches Replacement Bridge Proposal

After submitting a proposal for replacing the existing Hood River-White Salmon Interstate Bridge to the Port of Hood River on Nov. 7, a representative from United Bridge Partners (UBP) came to present the same proposal to the White Salmon City Council during its Nov. 15 meeting.

November 23, 2017 noon read more..

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