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 News    January 28, 2015 

County changes courthouse lights

Klickitat County recently took action to correct the poorly shielded lights installed at the county courthouse late last year. The lights are...

 
 By Darrell Smith    Opinion    January 28, 2015 

The unbridled rule of selfishness

To the Editor: “The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.” —Edmund Burke At the recent Goldendale Planning Committee public meeting, nearly everyone who...

 
 By Cheri Harris    Opinion    January 28, 2015 

Let's not be defeated by defeatism

To the Editor: My husband and I moved to Goldendale nearly three years ago. It was obvious this small community had problems and had seen better days, but I saw a great deal of potential here then,...

 
 By Jean Allyn Smeltzer    Community    January 28, 2015 

Looking Back

50 Years Ago - January 28, 1965 • The industrial scene in Goldendale is being strengthened by construction of the new sawmill by Layman Lumber Co., began with footings poured just before the cold...

 
 By Akasha Spino-Bybee    Community    January 28, 2015 

The train still runs in Goldendale: the K&W Model Railroad Club then and now

Once upon a time, Goldendale ran passenger trains to and from Portland, showing its guests the beautiful fall colors of the Gorge in September. When...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    January 21, 2015

Planning commission votes no on pot ban

The City of Goldendale Planning Commission Thursday night voted to recommend that the city not implement a ban of future marijuana businesses, oppos...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    Opinion    January 21, 2015

On the inverse theory of Multiple Intelligences at the public hearing

In 1983 a Harvard professor named Howard Gardner revolutionized education with a new teaching model. His theory of Multiple Intelligences argued that...

 
 By Eileen Maurin    Opinion    January 21, 2015

Raise your hands if you're disappointed

To the Editor: How many of us are disappointed in the actions of the mayor when he deliberately deceived the city council and public in order to allow a pot shack to operate in Goldendale? I’m also...

 
 By Akasha Spino-Bybee    News    January 14, 2015

Vern Markee Park still holds a place of honor

What used to be an empty weigh station on the side of Highway 142 has since become a local landmark of volunteerism and a tourist destination-the...

 
 Obituaries    January 14, 2015

Brent Alan Lovelace

On Jan. 25, 1947, Brent Alan Lovelace was born in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., to Fredrick and Florence Lovelace. After a very brief hospital stay, he passed away on Dec. 18, 2014, at the VA Hospital in...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    Opinion    January 14, 2015

It might be time to shake off the curse of Timmerman for good

We have it on excellent authority that the city of Goldendale is still cursed. We say “still” because many people think the curse of Timmerman,...

 
 By Carol Wright    Opinion    January 14, 2015

Leave the lights alone

To the Editor: I am writing this letter in response to the article in The Sentinel reporting about the new lights at the county court house. I personally think they are great. Please don’t let...

 
 By Jean Allyn Smeltzer    Features    January 14, 2015

Looking Back

50 Years Ago - January 14, 1965 • County Engineer Strombom said the Klickitat road was back in service New Year’s eve. Traffic was reduced to slow speed, going one way in places, but repairs had...

 
 Features    January 14, 2015

Top stories of 2014: heavy focus on contentious political races

June Sheriff resigns early Klickitat County Sheriff Rick McComas will step down from his office on June 30, calling the move an early retirement. McComas first made his plans known June 3 at a...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    January 14, 2015

Planning Commission stuns audience with vote to oppose marijuana ban

The City of Goldendale Planning Commission Thursday night voted to recommend that the city not implement a ban of marijuana businesses, opposing an...

 
 By Akasha Spino-Bybee    News    January 7, 2015

Light wars: battle for the night sky

"When the night has come, "And the land is dark, "And the moon is the only light we see..." -"Stand By Me" Under the conditions described in Ben E. Ki...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    January 7, 2015

Council gives OK on bike racks, Chamber lease, horse law

In a relatively short meeting Monday night, the Goldendale City Council whisked through several items. Opening with a presentation by Brock Warrener,...

 
 Obituaries    January 7, 2015

John Hack

John Arthur Hack, loving husband, father and grandfather, passed away at home on December 29, 2014. His smile, his ability to make people laugh, his...

 
 Sports    January 7, 2015

McCoy "beastly" in win at Washougal

Beastly is how Goldendale Coach Matt Dumolt described Demetrius McCoy in winning the 182 pound division at Washougal, Saturday. McCoy was one of four Timberwolves to place in the meet. Bryce Wilkins,...

 
 News    December 31, 2014

Top stories of 2014

Following is part one of a review of The Sentinel’s top stories during 2014. County lifts pot moratorium On Dec. 17, the Klickitat County Board of Commissioners lifted the moratorium on the...

 
 News    December 17, 2014

City council meeting returns to calm

After the fiery confrontations of recent Goldendale city council meetings, Monday night's was almost strangely subdued. It was highly productive, as...

 
 Community    December 17, 2014

Ihrig honored by state PUD association

The Washington Public Utility Districts Association presented its annual awards recognizing the outstanding dedicated service and commitment of indivi...

 
 By Darrell Smith    Opinion    December 17, 2014

'Get rid of the old folks'

To the Editor: At the Dec. 1 meeting of the City Council of Goldendale, Mayor Baze was given a vote of “no confidence.” This action was “for the record” to show that the majority of the...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    December 10, 2014

Mayor gives detail on what he calls trail of city council hypocrisy

Goldendale Mayor Clinton Baze says the Goldendale city council is trying to convict him in a court of public opinion of "crimes" the council itself co...

 
 By Neita Cecil    News    December 10, 2014

Airport burglar held at gunpoint

Darren Lacock helped with Project ELFF Thursday night in Dallesport, where he's a volunteer firefighter, and a few hours later, found himself holding...

 

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