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 News    April 15, 2015 

Kayaker drowns on White Salmon River

A kayaker lost his life in the White Salmon River on April 12. Sergeant Joe Riggers of the Klickitat County Sheriff’s Department took the call at 1:44 p.m. A kayaker was reported stuck in the water...

 
 Blotter    April 8, 2015

Infant injured in domestic dispute

It was a relatively quiet week for the Goldendale police, and the Klickitat County deputies, but in earlier action, the Sheriff’s department answered the call on an injured infant. On March 24, Depu...

 
 News    March 25, 2015

Visibility of sheriff's deputies noted by public

Klickitat County Sheriff’s deputies Ben Corning and Pat Kaley stopped a car they observed weaving along Simcoe Mountain Road, around 2:50 a.m. on Friday morning. They arrested James Bush, 59, of...

 
 News    March 11, 2015

Arrest for attempted burglary clears up recent crimes

Decisive action by a clerk at the Quality Inn in Goldendale helped Goldendale police wrap up several crimes in a neat package, last week. Police received the call on March 3 at 10:30 p.m. The clerk...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    March 4, 2015

ANYONE LOSE A DRONE?

Technically, although it's only about a foot long, the object in Klickitat County Sheriff Deputy Leininger's hand is a drone. It has a camera mounted...

 
 By Andrew Christiansen    News    March 4, 2015

What happened at the jail

A Lyle man became suspicious when he discovered some of his belongings sitting near his open front door, after returning from a brief visit to a...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    March 4, 2015

McCabe moves on veterans bill and Erin's Law

Rep. Gina McCabe (R-Goldendale) spoke for the first time on the floor of the Washington Legislature yesterday, in support of her veterans’ employment bill. Young veterans, 18- to 25-year-olds, have...

 
 By Akasha Spino-Bybee    News    March 4, 2015

Residents enact their own 'gated community'

He was being drained as the nights grew darker. After years of keeping his guard up and being overworked, he was done with it. So Goldendale resident...

 
 By Andrew Christiansen    News    March 4, 2015

Saddle up and ride with the Sheriff's posse

There probably is no better place for a posse than Klickitat County. Whereas most of the west is motorized and people are more likely to round up cattle with a four-wheeler, the horse is still king...

 
 News    February 25, 2015

Residents alerted to burglaries in Canyon Road, Appleton area

A Klickitat County Sheriff’s Department patrol car was involved in a wreck during a pursuit on Canyon Road, near Appleton. The accident happened on Saturday morning while the deputy was patrolling,...

 
 By Mildred Lykens    Community    February 18, 2015

Sheriff, prosecutor to speak at council meeting

Come meet and greet two of your new Klickitat County officials. The Lyle Community Council has invited Sheriff Bob Songer and Prosecuting Attorney David Quesnel to their next council meeting on...

 
 News    February 4, 2015

Sheriff's deputies take down burglary, vehicle prowling suspect

Klickitat County Sheriff’s deputies wasted no time in solving a number of burglaries and vehicle prowls, last week. According to Chief Deputy Mike Kallio, Det. Sgt. Eric Anderson, Sgt. Fred Kilian,...

 
 News    January 28, 2015

KLASAC emphasis on alcohol sales

KLASAC, the Klickitat-Lyle Against Substance Abuse Coalition announced there will be compliance checks conducted at local alcohol retail outlets from now through June. The action is being taken in...

 
 Community    January 21, 2015

SAR honored at dinner

On Tuesday night, Jan. 13, Klickitat County Sheriff Bob Songer thanked the Klickitat County Search and Rescue (SAR) volunteers at the annual appreciation dinner in Goldendale. Songer, Chief Criminal...

 
 By Mildred Lykens    Community    January 14, 2015

Did someone say chocolate? Sweet fundraiser coming in Feb.

Chocolate, chocolate everywhere, when you visit the Chocolate Fair! (Chocolate Festival in reality, but it didn’t rhyme.) Don’t pencil in the date… use your pen! On Feb. 7, from 11 a.m. to 6...

 
 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...

 
 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...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    December 31, 2014

Songer announces priorities, changes in sheriff's office

Klickitat County Sheriff-elect Bob Songer says his priorities in 2015 will be greater department efficiency in key areas. “The top priority of my...

 
 By Doug Herlihy    News    December 31, 2014

TAKING OFFICE

Newly elected Klickitat County officials were sworn into office Monday at the courthouse. Left to right, Greg Gallagher (Treasurer); David Quesnel...

 
 News    December 17, 2014

State, county police keeping close eye on holiday driving

A new survey of drivers shows seven out of 10 have used marijuana and almost half of those have recently driven within a couple of hours after marijuana use. If you or someone you know uses marijuana...

 
 By Debi Budnick    News    December 17, 2014

How to keep safe during the holidays

At this truly magical time of year, we all want nothing more than to enjoy a happy and healthy holiday season. This month, we’re sharing some tips on how to fully embrace the meaning and tradition o...

 
 By Adrian Bradford    Opinion    December 17, 2014

Making the big leagues

To the Editor: The Dec. 10 Sentinel editorial was a valid report of the in-house Dec. 2 elections that took place at the Klickitat County Republican Party (KCRP). I was among the audience watching...

 
 By Andrew Christiansen    News    December 10, 2014

Cause of fatal fire was wiring

A father and his two children died in a house fire in Goldendale, Dec. 3. Thomas Blakely, 34, Thomas “TJ” Blakely, 5, and Kyra Blakely, 7, died...

 
 By Compiled by Jean Allyn Smeltzer    Features    December 10, 2014

Looking Back

50 Years Ago - December 10, 1964 • The Klickitat County Sheriff’s office was embarrassed Sunday night by the escape of two prisoners. The first, a visiting transfer to the reformatory at Monroe,...

 
 By Glenwood Homemakers    Community    December 3, 2014

Celebrate Lela Ward's 90th birthday this Saturday

I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving with your family and friends – and were blessed with too much to eat so you had leftovers to enjoy following the big day! A celebration of Lela Ward’s 9...

 

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