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 By Lou Marzeles    News    January 28, 2015 

Proposed PUD project holds meetings

The Klickitat PUD (KPUD) thinks water is just too lazy, just lying there. At best, it seems, you can make it run through a dam and generate...

 
 News    January 28, 2015 

Smith murder trial delayed to next year

The Associated Press (AP) reported Saturday that the trial of a Goldendale woman charged with drugging and killing her two-year-old daughter at an Oregon coastal resort has been put off a year....

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    January 28, 2015 

Easy fixes for new Apple Health issues

Provisions in a change announced by Washington Health Care Authority (HCA) on Jan. 1 sent shock waves through Klickitat County. New Medicaid enrollees and anyone not already assigned to a managed...

 
 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 Alice Day    News    January 28, 2015 

School districts seek way to pay for voters' demand in I-1351 requiring class-size reductions in state

School districts around Washington will be priming their fiscal pumps in coming weeks, asking local constituents to support special maintenance and operations tax propositions to maintain current...

 
 News    January 28, 2015 

Correction

In last week’s Sentinel, the article “New KVH clinic area opens in February” makes note of a Diabetic Management Program by Diane Sosne. Deann Blake is actually the person running that program....

 
 By Alice Day    News    January 28, 2015 

Public lands' surplus water rights could aid farmers, communities

Farmers, private businesses and neighboring communities could have more access to water if legislators succeed in requiring state agencies to lease surplus water rights on public land. In prior...

 
 News    January 28, 2015 

Lyle School asks for M and O levy support

The Lyle school district is asking for the public to support a local Maintenance and Operation levy this February. The school which worked its way back onto stable ground after coming under the direct...

 
 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...

 
 News    January 28, 2015 

Volunteers honored

Klickitat County Search and Rescue volunteers were honored Jan. 13 for their service to the County. In 2014, the Klickitat County SAR volunteers...

 
 News    January 28, 2015 

Hatch receives 2014 Youth in Media award

Merissa Hatch of Goldendale, is the recipient of the Ekone Creative Services 2014 Youth in Media Award. She received an Android tablet computer. Members of the selection committee were impressed by...

 
 News    January 21, 2015

Taxes for 2015 may be far more complicated

In preparation for the 2015 tax filing season, which officially begins next week, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Friday released a fact sheet detailing information Washington...

 
 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 Rodger Nichols    News    January 21, 2015

New KVH clinic area opens in February

“It’s a bright new day at KVH.” That’s how Klickitat Valley Health (KVH) CEO Leslie Hiebert opened her talk at the community forum at Gee’s Restaurant Thursday. That was also the title of...

 
 By Cooper Inveen    News    January 21, 2015

Underage students may get right to sip alcohol

Lawmakers are considering legislation to allow university students between ages 18 and 21 to taste alcohol in the classroom. But don’t plan a celebratory high-five unless you’re an aspiring...

 
 By Akasha Spino-Bybee    News    January 21, 2015

Historic Lyle Hotel back in business

A county hotel that has been clinging to its foundation for 11 decades and counting was not so long ago a dull, lightless, and rather bleak place. It...

 
 News    January 21, 2015

Tech Wizards Showcase to highlight student work

On Friday, Jan. 23, Laurie Wilhite's photography and video classes will be hosting a Tech Wizards Showcase from 3 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the art...

 
 News    January 21, 2015

Three deputies battle domestic violence suspect in Klickitat

On Thursday the Klickitat County Department of Emergency Management received a call of domestic violence where the suspect was in the process of breaking into a residence in Klickitat. While the depu...

 
 News    January 21, 2015

Car takes out light pole

A car swerved out of control and struck a light pole in front of the Simcoe Insurance building on Columbus Avenue in Goldendale Friday afternoon. The...

 
 By Cooper Inveen    News    January 14, 2015

Legislature weighing seven fresh approaches to existing marijuana law

Two years after Washington voters ended pot prohibition, lawmakers are wading through a thicket of reforms that aim to stabilize an industry struggling to get off the ground. “Right now I call it...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    January 14, 2015

Sentinel web site attacked by computers in China

The Goldendale Sentinel web site was heavily hit last week by numerous internet sources in China. The attacks forced The Sentinel site to slow down...

 
 News    January 14, 2015

Beware the phony IRS, State tax collectors

A Goldendale woman reports an old scam making a fresh appearance in Klickitat County. “A man called this morning and said he was with the IRS,” the woman said Tuesday. “He wanted me to arrange...

 
 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...

 
 By Cooper Inveen    News    January 14, 2015

It's weird and wacky bills week in the Legislature

Would your legislator ever consider decriminalizing heroin possession? Or maybe turning the Supreme Court justices’ elections partisan? What about allowing teenagers to taste alcohol? The 2015...

 
 News    January 14, 2015

Biggs intersection construction will go to bridge deck

Kerr Contractors, building the modernization project at the Biggs Junction Interchange of I-84 and US 97, will focus on the bridge this week. Now through Jan. 18, the contractor will be performing...

 

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