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 News    August 26, 2015 

Fire and smoke

It's a fire season that has produced the largest wildfire in Washington history (in Okanogan County, where three firefighters died on the front...

 
 News    August 26, 2015 

FAIR SHOTS

The Klickitat County Fair & Rodeo featured prized livestock, extraordinary showmanship and lots of hard riding. Here are some of the best shots...

 
 By Akasha Spino-Bybee    News    August 26, 2015 

Main Street midwives serve expectant moms

If you are an expecting mother in Klickitat County and have had a difficult time figuring out where you will receive your prenatal care and where you...

 
 By Akasha Spino-Bybee    News    August 26, 2015 

Sullivan to be honored at special dinner

On Saturday, Aug. 29, the Goldendale Grange will be hosting a retirement party for one of Goldendale’s finest. Earlene Sullivan, who has spent a total of eight years serving the Greater Goldendale A...

 
 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 Akasha Spino-Bybee    News    August 26, 2015 

Red House keeps drawing guests, renters

If you live in or around Goldendale, you've probably seen or heard of the famous Red House, built by Charles Newell in 1891. The house is known for...

 
 News    August 26, 2015 

Washington Healthplanner premium payment change coming

Washington Healthplanfinder Tuesday announced that current Qualified Health Plan and Qualified Dental Plan customers must pay their monthly premium payment directly to their insurance company...

 
 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....

 
 News    August 26, 2015 

Library offers return-by-mail

Remember when you used to get your library books in the mail, but then you’d have to drive into town or over to White Salmon to return them? Not any more. Kate Maple, the commissioner-appointed...

 
 News    August 26, 2015 

Forests not the only things getting burned by fires

With wildfires raging around Washington, some thieves are using the occasion to wantonly rip off unsuspecting victims. Around Klickitat County reports have surfaced of con-men showing up at homes dres...

 
 News    August 26, 2015 

CORRECTION

Last week’s story about new police Chief Reggie Bartkowski mistakenly said Goldendale did not have a police dog after Chico, who died in 2011. Indeed, Goldendale had Timber from 2009 through 2014...

 
 News    August 26, 2015 

Online check for toxic algae

Lakes, rivers and Puget Sound are experiencing more intense and widespread algae blooms this summer and scientists believe warm water due to the state’s drought is partly to blame. The Washington...

 
 News    August 26, 2015 

MOST WANTED

Goldendale police are looking for Jeremy Moss and James F. Nichols. Moss is wanted for escape from community custody on original charges of attempt...

 
 News    August 26, 2015 

Scenes from the 2015 Klickitat County Fair and Rodeo Continued

Brilliant fun and tasty food was had by all attending the 2015 Fair and Rodeo activities in Goldendale....

 
 News    August 26, 2015 

            Cougar Creek Fire reaches 60 percent containment

       Monday Aug. 31, (;25 a.m.: Incident Command today reports the following: Cougar Creek Fire crews took advantage of the cool wet weather over the weekend and continued to build line and prepare for...

 
 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 Andrew Christiansen    News    August 19, 2015

Gunkel takes national contest

He flirted with the title in 2013, was in the top five last year, but perseverance paid off for David Gunkel who won the light rifle competition at...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    August 19, 2015

Mayor resigns

Goldendale Mayor Clint Baze surprised council members and onlookers Monday night at the conclusion of the city council meeting by announcing that...

 
 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...

 
 News    August 19, 2015

GETTING SOCIAL:

Thursday's annual Goldendale Library Ice Cream Social featured treats, music, and community bonding....

 
 News    August 19, 2015

HOT, THEN ICY

Wondering what the weather will be like the rest of the year? Weather service Accuweather says expect it to stay warm in the Northwest through fall,...

 
 News    August 19, 2015

It's Fair time!

The Klickitat County Fair is here. Today it’s unloading, some judging, ranch sorting, Fair and Rodeo Queen tryout speeches, and other initial procedures. Thursday the Fair really gets rolling with...

 
 News    August 19, 2015

BEHIND THE SCENES:

They don't have bylines. They don't have name recognition to many of our readers. But without them, The Sentinel would not function. This newspaper...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    August 19, 2015

Native American curriculum requirement catching some schools by surprise

In its issue of July 13 this year, the Yakama Nation Review, a publication of the Yakama Nation, carried a lengthy article on its front page called...

 

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