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 By Lou Marzeles    News    April 22, 2015 

Murky bill moving through Legislature

Remaining legislative action in Olympia before the session closes includes prospective changes in marijuana tax distribution and possible new taxes...

 
 News    April 22, 2015 

Governor's drought action affects county

Worsening drought and snowpack conditions in Washington prompted Gov. Inslee to expand the state's drought emergency Friday. Nearly half the state is...

 
 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 22, 2015 

Candidate filing deadlines approaching

The Klickitat County Auditor’s Office has issued a reminder of upcoming candidate filing deadlines for this year. Candidate filing week is May 11 through May 15. Online filing begins at 9 a.m. on...

 
 News    April 22, 2015 

Home and Garden Show set to bloom

Goldendale’s seventh annual Home and Garden Show is just around the corner, and visitors have a lot to look forward to. The event, presented by the Greater Goldendale Area Chamber of Commerce, is...

 
 By Rodger Nichols    News    April 22, 2015 

Frustrated commissioners vote to extend marijuana moratorium

Lacking a recommendation from the Planning Commission, Klickitat County Commissioners voted to extend a moratorium on any new marijuana producers, processors or retailers in Klickitat Couny at their ...

 
 By Akasha Spino-Bybee    News    April 15, 2015

9-1-1- operators honored by governor

Numerous people call 911 for assistance every day. Many of them meet the responders, but there are some people they rarely meet, the "unsung heroes"...

 
 News    April 15, 2015

Washington snowpack melting earlier than usual

Washington State snowpack is melting earlier than usual, according to data from the fourth 2015 forecast by the United States Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service...

 
 News    April 15, 2015

Rolling dental clinic coming to Goldendale

The Washington Dental Service Foundation SmileMobile, which travels the state offering dental services to children who might not otherwise have...

 
 News    April 15, 2015

Special music events at area churches this weekend

A pair of special music events will likely fill seats at two Goldendale churches this weekend. First is the His Praise Men’s Choir, Saturday, April 18, at 10:45 a.m. at the Goldendale Seventh Day...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    April 15, 2015

Control Board posts pot shop earnings

Golden Dispensaries, Goldendale’s sole marijuana retail store, has seen its gross sales rise each month since its opening, though April looks to be tracking downward. While sales have increased, so...

 
 News    April 15, 2015

Bazzels injured in car crash, father now reported in stable condition

Goldendale resident and firefighter Ronald Bazzel Jr. and his seven-year-old daughter Crystal were driving westbound on SR 14 Thursday morning when their Kia Optima hit a deer, spinning the vehicle...

 
 By Akasha Spino-Bybee    News    April 15, 2015

CSR Enterprises is introducing wild land firefighters to the Northwest

With a strongly suggested fire season approaching, several men and women are preparing to face many heated battles with one of the most destructive...

 
 News    April 15, 2015

Health Department urges STD testing

Margaret Pillon, Communicable Disease Nurse for Klickitat County Health Department, has reported an increase in the 2014 Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) rates for Klickitat County. “In 2014...

 
 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...

 
 News    April 15, 2015

Correction on DNR workshop

In last week’s story “Local fire devastation victim thanks her heroes,” it was reported that a forest landowner’s workshop is being provided by the Rural 7 Fire Department to teach local...

 
 By Akasha Spino-Bybee    News    April 15, 2015

Successful living skills, classes being taught at the Haven

After its opening in July of 2014 and then closing for a brief time after, the Haven has been through many changes for the better. One of these...

 
 News    April 15, 2015

GMS students get training on tree planting

On Thursday, April 9, the fifth graders from Goldendale Middle School, the Department of Natural Resources (DNR), and the Central Klickitat...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    April 8, 2015

Parking laws to be proactively enforced

At Monday night’s Goldendale city council meeting, Councilman Len Crawford asked a simple question: why have a law if it’s not going to be...

 
 By Akasha Spino-Bybee    News    April 8, 2015

Local woman off to the Boston Marathon

Despite the horrendous bombing that occurred at the Boston Marathon nearly two years ago, many people are still working toward competing in this world-famous marathon. One contestant who has been...

 
 By Akasha Spino-Bybee    News    April 8, 2015

Kidney disease fighter still needs help

In an earlier story, The Sentinel reported on Joanne Davenport, life-long resident of Goldendale, who was diagnosed with Polycystic Kidney Disease (an inherited disorder in which clusters of cysts to...

 
 By Akasha Spino-Bybee    News    April 8, 2015

Local fire devastation victim thanks her heroes

It is a well-known fact that Goldendale and its surrounding areas are very dry and easily susceptible to fires, especially during the hot summer...

 
 By Akasha Spino-Bybee    News    April 8, 2015

Local "Bikefest" event promotes bike-friendly ideas for Goldendale

Goldendale has suffered many economic losses in its time; from the timber industry coming to a swift halt to the aluminum plant shutting down,...

 
 News    April 8, 2015

Local couple working in Kenyan hospital safe distance from Al Shabaab university attack

Goldendale citizens Jim Monroe and Sue Owen are chief administrators of the Maua Methodist Hospital in Maua, Kenya. They sent this update Thursday on...

 
 News    April 8, 2015

Public to have input on Husum, BZ plan and zoning update

The Husum/BZ plan and zoning update have been in effect for three years. The Klickitat County Commissioners approved the update on June 5, 2012. The approved plan included rezoning certain resource...

 

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