• D21 Floats Bond Concept
    North Wasco County School District 21 officials are beginning to go out to the community with its concept of seeking a 235 million dollar bonding authority to replace four of their school buildings over the next 20 years and do other capital upgrades.  D-21 Board Chair Kathy Ursprung says the board has not yet made […]
  • Marine Board Awards Grant For Pine Hollow Boat Ramp
    The Oregon State Marine Board has approved a grant to the South Wasco Parks and Recreation District to repair the south boat ramp at Pine Hollow Reservoir.  The announcement was made at Wednesday’s Wasco County Commission meeting.  The ramp is currently the only public boating access facility on the reservoir, and a Marine Board staff […]
  • Walden Announces Grants To Fight Opioid Abuse
    Oregon Second District Congressman Greg Walden announced Thursday that Oregon will receive over six-point-five million dollars in grants from the Department of Health and Human Services to be used for the prevention of opioid abuse and treatment for those affected.  That matches a similar amount the state received in the first round of grants under […]
  • TD Codes On-Line
    The City of The Dalles has completed one phase of its codification program implementation.  That’s the process of organizing and arranging all legislation of a general and permanent nature into a code.  The City has posted a link on its website to the new searchable on-line code.  The code is completely searchable, with a search […]
  • April 18 Prep Sports Roundup
    Baseball Columbia sweeps Stevenson 11-2 and 10-0:  Adam Goodwille pitched a no-hitter in the second game for the Bruins, striking out seven in a game shortened to six innings by the ten-run rule.  Columbia remains tied for first in the Trico League with LaCenter.   Track and Field Two Hood River Valley and two The […]
  • Childhood Hunger Focus Of Friday Seminar
    Columbia Gorge Food Bank and a number of other groups are partnering to hold a seminar on Friday in The Dalles focusing on dealing with childhood hunger in the region.  Columbia Gorge Food Bank Rural Communities Liaison Sharon Thornberry says about one in five children in the Mid-Columbia are dealing with food insecurity.  She adds […]