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 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...

 
 By Oscar Johnson    Opinion    November 26, 2014

Who knew I'd be able to qualify to write this column?

My name is Oscar Johnson. I am a Certified Hunter-Ed instructor and remember, as a kid, reading each month the “This happened to me” articles in my dad’s Outdoor Life magazines. Me being me, I...

 
 News    November 12, 2014

Election fallout leaves questions about recount

The results of Klickitat County’s elections won’t be officially confirmed for about another two weeks, though there appears to be clarity on who won. The closest race was for County Sheriff, with...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    November 5, 2014

WSP report clears deputies

The last of three Washington State Patrol (WSP) investigations on Klickitat County personnel, this one on whether or not Sheriff’s Office deputies...

 
 By Jean Allyn Smeltzer    Features    November 5, 2014

Looking Back

50 Years Ago - November 5, 1964 • In the recent fire on the Claude Knight ranch on property rented from Cora Richardson, a two day old registered calf was destroyed by fire according to the sheriff...

 
 News    November 5, 2014

Escapee caught in Portland

Shortly before 1 p.m. today (Wednesday) the Klickitat County Sheriff’s Office (KCSO) received notification that Charles W. Loyd (aka Charles W. Foley) was taken into custody after a vehicle pursuit...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    October 29, 2014

WSP report clears commissioner

The Washington State Patrol (WSP) concluded in a report last week that Klickitat County Commissioner David Sauter committed no violations of law,...

 
 News    October 29, 2014

Deputies respond to suicide, find body of missing Lyle man

Klickitat County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a suicidal individual at Minshall Lane, in Goldendale on Oct. 23 at 3:40 p.m. When deputies arrived at the residence they located 55 year old...

 
 By Glenwood Homemakers    Community    October 29, 2014

Middle school volleyball team goes undefeated

Glenwood’s Candidates’ Night on Tuesday, Oct. 21 was a huge success! There was standing room only in the Grange Hall as voters from around the county came to listen to candidates for federal,...

 
 By Mildred Lykens    Community    October 29, 2014

Enter to win, proceeds to benefit Activity Center

I’m so glad that it’s finally time to vote! No more campaign commercials on TV, radio or newspapers. But I do want to emphasize that it is a privilege denied to so many citizens of other countries...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    October 29, 2014

Assessor report released by Washington State Patrol

The Washington State Patrol (WSP) has forwarded its report on Klickitat County Assessor Darlene Johnson to the Prosecuting Attorney’s office “for...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    October 29, 2014

WSP report clears KCSO deputies

The last of three Washington State Patrol (WSP) investigations on Klickitat County personnel, this one on whether or not Sheriff’s Office deputies...

 
 By Glenn and Melody Trusty    Opinion    October 22, 2014

Good man

To the Editor: As a citizen of Klickitat County and as an election is fast approaching, I would like to express an opinion on the Sheriff race. Mr. Songer has worked in law enforcement but not for...

 

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