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 News    August 26, 2015 

Pot involvement in state's fatal car crashes spikes, new data shows

Newly released data from the Washington Traffic Safety Commission (WTSC) shows that marijuana is increasing as a factor in deadly crashes. The number of drivers involved in deadly crashes who tested...

 
 By Andrew Christiansen    News    August 26, 2015 

Woman evicted from party hits man with car

A Goldendale man was hit by a car after telling a woman to leave a party on East Darland. The incident happened after midnight on Saturday morning....

 
 By Andrew Christiansen    News    August 19, 2015

New chief outlines goals

"I believe drug enforcement is the biggest thing we have to do here," says Goldendale's new Police Chief, Reggie Bartkowski. "Drugs fuel a lot of...

 
 News    August 19, 2015

Cougar Creek Fire Level 1 evacuation notice rescinded, meeting Tuesday night in Glenwood

Tuesday, Aug. 25, 8:50 a.m.: Containment of the Cougar Creek fire along the southern flank north of Glenwood has been achieved and there is now minimal fire activity in that area. In consultation...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    August 19, 2015

Fire near Box Canyon: Containment confirmed

Sunday, Aug. 23, 2:10 p.m.: Chad James from DNR reports the Box Canyon is in fact contained, after reaching 114 acres. "Fire was contained last night...

 
 By Jean Allyn Smeltzer    Features    August 19, 2015

Looking Back

50 Years Ago - August 19, 1965 • Klickitat County commissioners awarded Teller Construction Co. of Portland a $449,915 contract to construct the Wahkiacus bridge over the Klickitat River in their...

 
 By Paul Strot    Opinion    August 12, 2015

News: Klickitat is a decent town with decent people

I must respond to a story recently published in The Sentinel that I believe to have maligned the community of Klickitat, the townspeople, and the Klickitat County Sheriff. The story was about alleged...

 
 News    August 12, 2015

Cougar Creek Fire 20 percent contained, firefighters gaining ground

Tuesday Aug. 18 9:15 a.m. Incident Command for the Cougar Creek Fire has issued this update: Crews continue to make steady progress to build and...

 
 By Andrew Christiansen    News    August 5, 2015

Sheriff to illegal drug users: get out or go to jail

Klickitat County Sheriff Bob Songer is looking for partners. In an effort to apply pressure to the drug dealing locations in Klickitat County, Songer...

 
 News    July 29, 2015

Police say, lock your vehicles

Vehicle prowls are on the increase in Goldendale, according to the Goldendale Police Department. There have been at least nine incidents in the past couple of weeks plus a number of break-ins to...

 
 News    July 29, 2015

Virginia man dies on rafting trip down White Salmon River

A man died while rafting on the White Salmon River, last week. The Sheriff’s office was notified of the accident around 3:43 p.m. on July 21. The call said that CPR was in progress on a male...

 
 News    July 22, 2015

Search for airplane ejection seat beacon ends in motel

A peculiar search was set into motion last weekend when a U.S. Air Force ejection seat beacon went off, indicating a man down at Trout Lake. According to Klickitat County Range Officer, Harold Cole,...

 
 News    June 24, 2015

FBI still seeking fugitive

A Goldendale couple were looking to camp north of Carson last week when they were advised that it probably was a bad idea because the FBI was all over the area west of Goose Lake. They were on the...

 
 Obituaries    June 24, 2015

Marlis Loftin

In loving memory of our beloved wife and mother, Marlis Ann Loftin, from all the family. Marlis was born on January 5, 1935 in Minneapolis, Minnesota to Ralph and Leona Toussaint and passed away in...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    June 17, 2015

Planning commission recommends two-year county ban on new pot businesses

The Klickitat County Planning Commission was one vote shy of unanimity in its meeting Monday night in proposing a two-year ban with a sunset clause...

 
 By Andrew Christiansen    News    June 17, 2015

City police department losses raise questions on budget restraints

The recent loss of one Goldendale police officer to the Klickitat County Sheriff's Office and the impending loss of another has raised concerns about...

 
 Community    June 10, 2015

Local retailers help keep alcohol from minors

The Klickitat and Lyle Against Substance Abuse Coalition (KLASAC) coordinator Rita Pinchot says the group would like to thank local retailers, including Canyon Market in Klickitat and the Murdock...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    June 3, 2015

Songer is certified as peace officer

It's a short and simple document, but it fulfills a campaign promise. "All through the campaign last year," Klickitat County Sheriff Bob Songer says,...

 
 News    May 20, 2015

More than 100 animals taken from Centerville home

On Sunday, May 17, at 10 a.m. the Klickitat County Sheriff’s Office (KCSO) served a search warrant at 419 Finn Ridge Road, Centerville, to take custody of over 100 animals at the home of Carmen Conw...

 
 Blotter    May 13, 2015

Sheriff's Department makes heroin bust

The past week has kept Goldendale Police and Klickitat County Sheriff’s Deputies busy. On May 5, Deputy Jim Leininger was in the right place at the right time. Leininger was aware of a motorcycle...

 
 News    May 6, 2015

KCSO to open west side office

Klickitat County Sheriff Bob Songer announced yesterday that the sheriff's office will staff a new office in White Salmon. "I have decided in order...

 
 Community    May 6, 2015

This week's Chamber of Commerce business luncheon:

• Klickitat County Sheriff Bob Songer. • Thursday, May 7, noon. • KVH Cafe in the new KVH Family Medicine Clinic (old Golden View Terrace). • Open to all (not just Chamber...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    April 29, 2015

Glenwood fights to avoid being absorbed into Indian lands

The Yakama Nation has quietly issued a petition to the federal government to retrocede some 99,000 acres of northwestern Klickitat County, including t...

 
 By Akasha Spino-Bybee    News    April 22, 2015

Road closure controversy heats up

In a recent story in The Sentinel, it was reported that a Goldendale resident had made plans to gate off a private road on which approximately 15 resi...

 
 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...

 

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