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Articles from the July 4, 2012 edition

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 News    July 4, 2012

International Incident

Three riders found themselves in the same spot going through the hairpin Seismic Corner during Sunday’s Festival of Speed heat race. The collision...

 
 By Andrew Christiansen    News    July 4, 2012

Assessor discusses valuation at farmer meeting

Pointing out repeatedly, “I am trying to take care of you and I want to give you the lowest taxes possible,” Klickitat County assessor Darlene Johnson explained the property tax changes...

 
 By JoAnne Grogan    News    July 4, 2012

Three-year-old donates hair for sick kids

Alec Chisholm and his wife Florame Chisholm watched as their daughter Aila got 12 inches cut off her hair by Franny at Hair Affair on June 27. The...

 
 News    July 4, 2012

Last year's parade

It’s Community Days again this weekend. Last year drew a large crowd, and this year’s events look to be just as colorful and entertaining. See...

 
 News    July 4, 2012

Health care bill in Washington to affect most uninsured citizens

The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has ramifications beyond health insurance coverage for people in Washington. The state has already...

 
 News    July 4, 2012

Three accidents on SR14 leave one deceased and three injured

A 69 year old Chemult, Ore. man was killed on SR14, Saturday around 10:46 a.m. Donald R. Anderson was riding his motorcycle east on SR14 through the turns above Wishram when he failed to negotiate a...

 
 Features    July 4, 2012

FCC calls for cell phone safety review

It is supposed to be the first review of cell phone safety standards in 15 years by the FCC, but some say the planned review does not go far enough. Camilla Rees with the group Ele...

 
 Blotter    July 4, 2012

Goldendale police make key drug bust

Goldendale Police arrested Scott Nicholas, 51, of Goldendale on charges of possession with intent to deliver for methamphetamine and marijuana. According to police, Nicholas was heavily involved in...

 
 Sports    July 4, 2012

Race Central

Nestled at the bottom of the Maryhill Loops was a small, tent town for much of the past week. The Festival of Speed headquarters were on-site with a...

 
 Features    July 4, 2012

ACA a mix of current and future provisions

The Affordable Care Act (ACA), signed into law in 2010, made sweeping reforms to health-care coverage in the United States. Many provisions of the law have already taken effect. A number of other...

 
 Obituaries    July 4, 2012

Jane Zetter

In loving memory Sept. 22, 1920 – June 21, 2012 She was 90 years old. She lived in rural North Dakota with her husband, Albin, until he died. Jane...

 
 Obituaries    July 4, 2012

Midge Stanley

Lily Jean (Midge) Harmon Stanley died June 30, 2012. She was born March 17, 1955, in Goldendale. Services will be held June 7, 2012, 11 a.m. at Grace Point Church, 1915 N. Road 84, Pasco. For more...

 
 Obituaries    July 4, 2012

Bob Biber

Robert (Bob) William Biber of Glenwood, was born February 3, 1948 and passed away on June 25, 2012. Bob graduated from Mt. Tahoma High School in...

 
 Features    July 4, 2012

GHS Robotics team finishes fourth at Nationals

Goldendale’s Robotics team ended the first day of competition in 12th position, with a record of 3-0. Although undefeated, GHS was one match behind...

 
 Community    July 4, 2012

Traverse Ethan Moody

Traverse Ethan Moody was born at home, with the assistance of midwife Heather Hack-Sullivan, on Tuesday May 22, 2012 at 11:46 p.m. to Chad and Meagen...

 
 Community    July 4, 2012

Looking Back

25 years ago- July 2, 1987 • Three times during the last century, fire has reduced the town of Bickleton to ash and cinder. Three times the cry has gone up to “save the tavern!” The Bluebird...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    Opinion    July 4, 2012

It’s the new age of the ACA as the bill unfolds into action

Welcome to the age of Obamacare. Oh. Make that the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Barring a surprise in Congress next year if the Republicans sweep to...

 
 By Peter Cornelison    Opinion    July 4, 2012

How did the Gorge clear-cut get there?

It’s hard not to notice the 110-acre clear-cut between Hood River and Mosier above the historic highway bike trail. How did this clear-cut happen without public notice and input? Since there was no...

 
 By Rosemary Hoyt    Opinion    July 4, 2012

Don’t forget to register for primary

To the Editor: The last day to register for the primary election is just around the corner! If you have not yet registered, now is the time. August 7th primary election: Last day to register to vote...

 
 By Andrea E Flatley    Opinion    July 4, 2012

Northwest does not charge partner food banks

To the Editor: We would like to correct some information in your article on the Goldendale Food Bank and its funding through Washington Gorge Action Program. One of the quotes you used from Goldendale...

 
 By Jordan Granum    Opinion    July 4, 2012

Flag is more than a piece of cloth

To the Editor: In regard to Kirk Williamson’s letter last week, I respect Kirk’s opinion, but to call the American Flag just a “piece of cloth”—I don't think so. A few of my friends came...

 
 By Suzan Dahlenburg    Opinion    July 4, 2012

Please take care of my dog

To the Editor: I would like to express my appreciation for the neighbors of the Turkey Ranch Road area for their help in searching for my small dog. My husband and I were visiting my sister, Janiece...

 
 By Kathy Pickel    Opinion    July 4, 2012

Another fictitious rumor

To the Editor: I’m here on vacation from Atlanta and would like to respond to “Vote sensibly: vote alphabetically.” I agree that it can be difficult to identify fact from fiction in this...

 
 By Mildred Lykens    Community    July 4, 2012

Volunteers sought for work party

More than 50 children attended the annual Vacation Bible School at Lyle Celebration Center this past week, with this year’s theme being ‘Sonrise National Park.’ Music, Bible stories, skits,...

 
 By Diana Notestine    Community    July 4, 2012

Spaghetti dinner Friday to benefit Soup Kitchen

Happy Fourth of July! Hope you were able to stop by Goldendale Farm and Home last Saturday for their customer appreciation BBQ. The new Goldendale Chamber Ambassadors were cooking up the burgers and...

 

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