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CHS girls net 2nd Trico win

Kathirin Hylton scored 14 points and Keylarae Manly and Drew Harmon each had 12 here last Thursday to lead Columbia High to its second 1A Trico League victory of the season.

February 2, 2017 noon read more..
 

City Hall moving home

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.

January 12, 2017 noon read more..
  

CHS boys start out 1-1

CHS boys varsity basketball finished the first week of the 2016-17 season 1-1, thanks to a 60-35 non-league victory over Lyle/-Wishram here last Friday.

December 8, 2016 noon read more..


MAPARD board opts for last-ditch appeal to county

The Mt. Adams Park and Recreation District’s four remaining commissioners have elected to take their case for funding to the Klickitat County Board of Com-missioners, in the aftermath of the district’s third levy defeat in six years.

December 1, 2016 noon read more..
   

Bruins are playoff-bound

Columbia High broke out of a two-game slump in a big way last Friday to clinch its first Southwest District playoff berth since 2013.

November 3, 2016 noon read more..


CHS volleyball returns to district

Columbia High volleyball nailed down the 1A Trico League’s No. 4 seed in this week’s Southwest District tournament by sweeping a tiebreaker against Seton Prep last Saturday, in Stevenson.

November 3, 2016 noon read more..
      

WS pool project suffers a setback

The state Recreation and Conservation Funding Board recently announced its preliminary project ranking for 2017-19 Land and Water Conservation Fund grants, and the City of White Salmon’s new swimming pool came in 13th out of 22 applications.

September 22, 2016 noon read more..
  

New study looks at juvenile fish production

If you remove it, they will come. That was the expectation among fish scientists as they contemplated the removal of the Condit Hydroelectric Project from the lower White Salmon River prior to the fall of 2011.

August 18, 2016 noon read more..
   

B-WSPD says Jewett parking grace period ending Aug. 1

Before the Bingen-White Salmon Police Department starts issuing citations for illegal parking on the south side of downtown Jewett Boulevard next month, Police Chief Tracy Wyckoff is hoping motorists will have adapted to the city’s new back-in angle parking policy.

July 14, 2016 noon read more..
 

WSDOT moving quickly to repair damage to SR 14

A series of unfortunate events surrounding State Route 14 in the Columbia Gorge is leading the Washington State Department of Transportation to schedule a contractor to come in and repair damage to the roadway.

June 23, 2016 noon read more..


Back-in parking coming to south side of Jewett

Back-in parking will soon be the norm on the south side of Jewett Boulevard in downtown White Salmon. The City Council unanimously passed an amendment to the parking code on June 1 that calls for back-in parking on Jewett’s south side between S 1st Avenue and the entrance to the Hi-School Pharmacy and Ace Hardware carpark.

June 9, 2016 noon read more..
 

WS withdraws notice of violation to RV park

After hearing arguments against from the former and current owner of Bridge RV Park last Wednesday, the City of White Salmon backed off the notice of violation it had issued to the park for a failure to connect to the city’s sewer system.

May 26, 2016 12:26 p.m. read more..
       

Many gather to remember late Deputy Michael J. McNabb

April 17, 2016. Late Klickitat County Deputy Sheriff Michael J. McNabb would be in his third decade of law enforcement in the county. At 56, he might have already achieved his goal of be-coming sheriff of the county in which he grew up and returned to in 1981 after completing his bachelor’s degree in criminal justice, with an emphasis on law enforcement.

April 21, 2016 noon read more..
        

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