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 By Jess Macinko    News    January 18, 2017 

Son arrested choking mother

In police activity in both the city and county, there was some bad news and some good news. On Monday, Jan. 16 at about 4:30 p.m., officers responded to Simcoe Drive for a reported...

 Obituaries    January 18, 2017 

Velma Van Aelst

Velma Van Aelst was born on April 5, 1946 to Don and Lydia Craker in Boise, Idaho. Her father became a pastor in the Church of the Nazarene the following year so she grew up in parsonages around the... Full story

 By Rodger Nichols    News    January 11, 2017

City renews DOG contract

For The Sentinel The first meeting of the Goldendale City Council for 2017 started on an optimistic note. Councilors voted unanimously to sign an agreement for animal control with Dogs of the Gorge,...

 By Jesse Robles    News    December 14, 2016

A Season of Giving: Goldendale charities on the cusp of Christmas

Thankgiving is over , the weather gets colder , the holidays are arounds the corner , and the thoughts of many turn to those with less than us. It is during these times that low-income citizens begin... Full story

 By Contributed    Community    December 14, 2016

Drugs increase as a factor in traffic deaths: Drunk, Drugs, or high, it's a Dui

Law enforcement agencies across the state are participating in extra patrols aimed at getting DUI drivers off the roads over this holiday season from Dec. 15 to Jan. 1. “The Washington Traffic...

 By RAELYNN RICARTE    News    December 7, 2016

Missing man's body found

The body of a missing fishermen with ties to Wasco County was recovered Monday off the shoreline of Roosevelt, near the location the boat he was in capsized more than two weeks ago. “We put a lot of...

 By Doug Herlihy    Community    December 7, 2016

BPA puts flight warning balls on wires across river near Wishram

Seemingly, just in time for Christmas, colorful balls now adorn the power lines crossing the Columbia River at Wishram. Klickitat Sheriff Bob Songer...

 News    October 5, 2016


Monday at the Klickitat County Sheriff's Office (KCSO), Sheriff Bob Songer swore in two elected officials as new members of the KCSO posse. Left,...

 By Rodger Nichols    Community    October 5, 2016

Dispute in Lyle puts bullet in man's head

A dispute between neighbors that escalated into a shooting incident Sunday on Meadows Loop Road near Lyle left one person injured. Klickitat County Sheriff Bob Songer said the incident took place Sund...

 By Lou Marzeles    News    September 28, 2016

Double-homicide shooter dies, motive remains a mystery

Robert Bianchi, Chief Civil Deputy for the Klickitat County Sheriff’s Office, was filling his car at a gas station when he got the call of shots... Full story

 Obituaries    September 21, 2016

Nora Anita (Bellamy) Patera

Nora Anita (Bellamy) Patera was born May 23, 1939, in Ontario, California, and named after her maternal grandmother, Nora Kendall. She was the third surviving child whose two older siblings, ages 2... Full story

 By Ray Klebba    Opinion    September 21, 2016

Oh, that'll show them

To the Editor: Stealing Hillary signs out of yards? Really? The Clinton signs have been disappearing from private property all over Klickitat County. Do you, the thief, really think that will make a... Full story

 By Brittany Allen    News    September 14, 2016

Court dismisses county case on Tract D

According to Klickitat County Commissioner Dave Sauter, there has been a dispute over the exterior boundary of the Yakama Indian Reservation since... Full story

 Community    September 14, 2016

Chapman Creek Fire burns 3,000 acres

At approximately 2 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 12, a wildfire was reported in the area of 407 Old Hwy 8 in south east Klickitat County. The fire quickly grew spreading west and south towards Hwy 14 and the...

 By Rodger Nichols    News    August 3, 2016

City agrees to revisit lighting ordinance

A pair of public hearings on proposed new ordinances had to be had to be continued to a later date at Monday night's Goldendale City Council meeting....

 By Mark Gibson    News    August 3, 2016

Fatal crash at Dallesport Airport

A plane crashed upon landing Monday morning at the Columbia Gorge Regional/The Dalles Municipal Airport. The pilot was transported by medical helicopter with injuries. According to staff at the... Full story

 News    July 27, 2016

Burglars bungle pot shop robbery attempt

A burglary on the Bud Hut in Murdock was thwarted when two suspects conveniently stuck around long enough for Sgt. Fred Kilian of the Klickitat County Sheriff’s office to arrive. A gun was used to... Full story

 By Kathy Moco    Opinion    July 27, 2016

We feel for you

I would like to express appreciation for all of our law enforcement officers in Klickitat County—State Patrol Troopers, the Klickitat County Sheriff and his deputies, and the Goldendale Police...

 By Eric Olsen    Opinion    July 27, 2016

The signs don't work

The “go to jail” if you use drugs signs posted by Sheriff Songer leave a horrible first impression to anyone visiting, thinking of moving to the county, or someone wanting to start a business...

 Community    July 27, 2016

Call out for Pig Bowl nominations

Goldendale Police and Klickitat County Sheriff’s office are looking for nominations for this year’s Pig Bowl. The annual event raises money to support families who are dealing with financial... Full story

 By Mildred Lykens    Community    July 27, 2016

Cause of Lyle Point fire as yet unknown

First and foremost is our fire Thursday… from Fire Chief David McCune…“Fire on Lyle point started at about 17:30 near the inlet site on the Lyle Point. Cause of fire is unknown at this...

 By Shelby Taylor    News    July 20, 2016

Herrera Beutler to BPA on wires: 'Get it done'

At a meeting Monday in White Salmon, U.S. Rep. Jamie Herrera Beutler bluntly told the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) it should immediately get...

 By Rodger Nichols    News    July 20, 2016

City chooses new council member

Goldendale City Council had a busy time of it Monday night with a packed agenda that included choosing a replacement to fill the vacant seat on the... Full story

 Blotter    July 20, 2016

Drug dealer gets 144 months

On July 7, after a two day trial, a Klickitat County jury found Tipasa L. Uiliata guilty of Possession of Heroin with Intent to Deliver, Possession of Methamphetamine with Intent to Deliver and three... Full story

 By Mildred Lykens    Community    July 20, 2016

National Night Out in park at Lyle Aug. 2

Lyle lost another long time resident when Don Graves passed away on the 8th, at his home in Dallesport. He and “Boo” raised their children here and were active in many Lyle events. They nurtured...


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