A local rafting company came home with seven trophies from the 38th annual Upper Clackamas Whitewater Festival, held May 18 and 19.
John Frazer is the owner of Stamp the Earth LLC a Columbia River Gorge based company that specializes in decorative stamped and stained concrete features for homes and businesses.
The Glenwood Ketchum Kalf Rodeo is coming up on Father’s Day weekend, June 15 and 16. For the first time in the rodeo’s 85-year history, a grand marshal has been chosen to lead the rodeo parade on Sunday, the 16th and this year the honor goes to 91-year old Hazel Bertschi Parsons of White Salmon.
The Insitu Corporation on Mon-day notified its employees of impending layoffs resulting from a rapidly evolving marketplace for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).
Tim Darland, High Prairie Fire Chief, on behalf of the Fire Commissioners and High Prairie Community Council (HPCC), welcomed guests to celebrate the grand opening of High Prairie Fire Department Station #2 on Saturday May 18.
Gorge Owned (GO!) announced the 2019 recipients of the Tod J. LeFevre Sustainability Champion Awards at the Oregon e-Bikes Earth Week Celebration on Saturday, April 27.
Mana Wildfire Logistics, Inc. a small non-profit start-up in Washington State, focused on being a link in the supply chain with local, state, and federal efforts battling our ever-growing wildfire seasons.
A team of students from The Dalles, Hood River, and Bingen involved in the national Project Invent competition have continued to improve their design, beating the odds for the issue they are helping solve.
Four bills prime-sponsor-ed by Rep. Gina Mosbrucker (R-Goldendale) were signed into law by Gov. Jay Inslee last Monday and Tuesday, April 29 and 30.
The Central Gorge Master Gardener Association will hold a celebration on May 17 at 3 p.m. to commemorate the 10th Anniversary of the Japanese Heritage Garden at 2990 Experiment Station Dr., in Hood River.
May is here, and spring is in full swing. We will gain over an hour of daylight during the month, and usually see an increasing number of clear nights. Of course, you’ll have to stay up later to see the night sky – by the end of the month, sunset will not occur until about 8:48 p.m.
Former Henkle Middle School principal Rick George will hold an author reading and signing for his debut novel, “Vengeance Burns Hot,” at 6:30 p.m. May 9 at the White Salmon Valley Community Library.
A bill that takes a major step toward advancing the investigations and discovery of missing and murdered indigenous persons passed the Washington State Senate Friday and is on its way to the governor for his signature.
Following an inspection by Klickitat County and Washington State health inspectors, the White Salmon City Council has chosen to permanently close the City Pool.
What happens after you take out a dam (Condit) that has been here for over 100 years? Do you restock with hatchery fish or let nature take her course? Re-wilding is a term for letting nature have her way while monitoring the results, plus providing habitat restoration.
Klickitat County Department of Emergency Management (KCDEM) is celebrating the second full week of April (April 14-20) as National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week.
The Klickitat Chapter #484 of Trout Unlimited received a grant for two more youth fishing camps to be held on May 17-19 and June 7-9 of this year.
On First Friday, April 5, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Columbia Center for the Arts in Hood River, White Salmon artist Janet Essley will present a slide show and artist talk.
Friends of the White Salmon River and Columbia Gorge Ecology Institute present Nature Rocks, a second annual fundraiser, at the Columbia Center for the Arts in Hood River, on Saturday, April 6, from 7 to 9 p.m.
The night started off with Cattlemen President Travis Miller from Glenwood introducing state and county directors and Kay Cameron led the invocation.
Gardeners and conservationists say put the right plant in the right place. There are few trees to which this applies with more wisdom than the black cottonwood tree.
U.S. Senator Maria Cant-well’s (D-WA) bipartisan public lands legislation, including significant wins for public lands across Washington state, was signed into law by President Trump.
Following a successful meeting in Goldendale, the Klickitat County Board of Commissioners held a second meeting on Initiative 1639 (I-1639) and the 2nd Amendment at the Pioneer Center in White Salmon.
Following a successful meeting in Goldendale, the Klickitat County Board of Commissioners held a second meeting on Initiative 1639 (I-1639) and the 2nd Amendment at the Pioneer Center in White Salm-on.
Of the multiple charitable organizations that recently participated in Insitu’s Operation Outreach, one of the best known nationally, but least understood locally, is United Way.
Legislation by State Rep. Gina Mosbrucker to further investigations of missing and murdered indigenous women and other indigenous persons gained unanimous approval by the Washing-ton State House of Representatives on March 5.
Maryhill Museum of Art, one of the Pacific Northwest’s most remote and beguiling museums, will open its doors for the season on Friday, March 15, with special exhibitions highlighting works on paper, still life paintings and sculpture from its own collections.
Columbia Gorge CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) introduces its newest child advocates: Lisa Abel and Lisa Mockler, Hood River; Heidi Byers, The Dalles; Jennifer Mulder, Trout Lake; Kathrin Unger, White Salmon; Elyse Keith, Lyle.
The winter wonderland white that has blanketed our landscape the past two weeks has us dreaming of a different kind of white: the springtime blossoms of the Pacific Dogwood (Cornus nuttali).
At approximately 9:08 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 15, Klickitat County Emergency Management (KCDEM) 9-1-1/dispatch received a 9-1-1 call from a High Prairie resident reporting that her husband was having a medical emergency.
Lyle resident Billie Holcomb has been making and distributing handmade stuffed animals and clothes for infants of One Community Health (OCH) for three years.
RPI No. 9 Trout Lake awaited a rematch with Yakama Nation in a loser-out game at the Yakima Valley District 1B Boys Basketball Tournament in Goldendale.
Over the past two years, Running Start students from Lyle High School and their staff advisor, Cynnamon Hawkins, have quietly pioneered a model Running Start program for rural high schools in Washington state.
Everybody’s Brewing announced the release of its new seasonal 22 oz bottle, Foggy Goggles Hazy IPA, available in stores Jan. 29. Coming in at 6.9% ABV , and 35 IBUs, the hops include a blend of Galaxy, Simcoe, Azacca, and Ella. The brewery plans to keep this beer available in bottles and dra…
The land trust preserve has been a place of trailblazing innovation for over a century. The Cherry Orchard, 540 acres perched above and east of the community of Lyle, has a history of adventure. Years before Sam Hill directed his road-building zeal to the Oregon side of the Gorge, it was thi…
Rep. Gina Mosbrucker has introduced legislation that seeks to identify, address and reduce the growing number of missing and murdered indigenous women in Washington state. House Bill 1713 was submitted Friday to the state Code Reviser’s office by Mosbrucker, who was accompanied by Native Ame…
For years, state and federal civil rights law has prohibited the targeting of individuals by law enforcement based on their looks and appearance.
The Federal government has been partially shut down for just over a month, making it the longest government shutdown in U.S. history.
In partnership with Wildwood Academy and Story Gorge, student films about Ekone Ranch in Goldendale will be shared with the community at The Ruins in Hood River on Jan 26.
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