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 By Jess Macinko    News    February 22, 2017 

Welcome to jail

On Dec. 26, 2014, an inmate at the Klickitat county jail assaulted a corrections officer. Patrolman Robert Bianchi investigated the attack. Shortly...

 
 By Jess Macinko    News    February 22, 2017 

Animal shelter building never inspected?

On Feb. 13 and 15, members of the Animal Care Special Task Force met to discuss improvements to the city animal shelter. The task force, comprised of city and county officials, Dogs of the Gorge volun...

 
 By Jess Macinko    News    February 22, 2017 

Tailored classes in childbirth available

Goldendale's expecting parents have a new resource for childbirth classes. This weekend, student midwives Kelly Martin and Adria Dobiash will be...

 
 By Doug Herlihy    News    February 22, 2017 

The felling of Flight 17

Editor's note: Longtime aviator and Goldendale resident Doug Herlihy is renowned globally for his expertise in dealing with aircraft crashes. He was i...

 
 By Jess Macinko    News    February 22, 2017 

Police cover wide range of crimes

Local law enforcement was busy with calls this week, but few arrests. However, last week was more eventful, and didn’t make it into the paper due to limited space. V-day shoplifting On Feb. 13,...

 
 News    February 22, 2017 

Ogden team fundraiser coming

On Saturday, Feb. 25, Dr. James Ogden and the 2017 optometric mission team will have a fundraiser dinner followed by a floor show at the Goldendale Middle School. A turkey dinner will be served at 6...

 
 News    February 22, 2017 

Meeting to be held on family planning cuts

A public meeting to discuss Klickitat County’s cuts to family planning will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 22, at 6:30 p.m. at the Pioneer Center in White Salmon. Recently the Klickitat County Board of...

 
 News    February 22, 2017 

Kennewick Man goes home

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Northwestern Division (Corps) transferred the human remains known as the Kennewick Man, or the Ancient One, to the Washington State Department of Archaeology and...

 
 By Jess Macinko    News    February 15, 2017

Valentine's Day, plus one: the Weddles

Ed and Vivian Weddle are this year's Valentine's Day longest-married couple in Goldendale. Joan and Pete Heming, recognized by The Sentinel last...

 
 By Jess Macinko    News    February 15, 2017

Local author publishes first novel

On Monday, Golden Chinook Café held a book-signing for Dollmaker, the first novel of local writer Bonnie Barrigar. Barrigar has been writing since...

 
 By Jess Macinko    News    February 15, 2017

Weather Service: Snow not over yet

Now for some news no one wants to hear: our recent sunshine may be short-lived. Marilyn Lohmann of the National Weather Service Pendleton office says...

 
 By Jess Macinko    News    February 15, 2017

PUD bills rise with falling temperatures

Many Goldendale residents have been feeling this winter in their wallets, particularly from higher than average utility bills. KPUD General Manager Jim Smith says many customers are paying twice as mu...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    February 15, 2017

Breaking down the myths of school bus seat belts

Rep. Gina McCabe has a proposed bill in the State Legislature to put seat belts in school buses, and the measure is encountering resistance from...

 
 News    February 15, 2017

Travis Alert Act on the move

House Bill 1258, known as the "Travis Alert Act," received approval in the House Judiciary Committee yesterday. The legislation now advances to the...

 
 By Matt Spaw    News    February 15, 2017

Legislature on wolves: kill them or move them

In a surprising turn, a state panel discussing studies of lethal means to control wolves preying on farm animals and invading humans’ territory found that non-lethal control is a more effective...

 
 News    February 15, 2017

County appoints new health board members

The Klickitat County Board of Commissioners has appointed Erinn Quinn and Sue Pennington to serve on the Klickitat County Board of Health. Pennington worked as a public health nurse in Goldendale...

 
 News    February 15, 2017

County EM named weather ambassador

The National Weather Service in Pendleton has recognized the Klickitat County Emergency Management as a Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador. Klickitat County Emergency Management is headed by Jeff King....

 
 News    February 15, 2017

Goldendale FFA members make a mark

Members of the Goldendale FFA competed recently at sub-districts in Ellensburg. Caroline Knopes and Elizabeth Garcia competed in creed speaking. Elizabeth placed third and will move on to districts....

 
 By Jess Macinko    News    February 15, 2017

Meet The Sentinel's carriers

Nikayla has been delivering papers for The Sentinel since September of 2015. The sixth grader delivers 13 – 15 papers along Route I. Sometimes her...

 
 By Tim Gruver    News    February 15, 2017

Legislature proposal overhauls initiatve review process

A lot of time and money goes into writing initiatives you vote on each November, all of which goes to waste if those proposals are struck down as unconstitutional by the state Supreme Court. SB 5386...

 
 By Tim Gruver    News    February 15, 2017

Sexual assault cold-case kits come before Legislature for review

In past decades a rape case could have been dismissed because it lacked DNA evidence necessary for courts to bring a perpetrator to justice. Today, sexual-assault kits are critical to preserving the D...

 
 By Jess Macinko    News    February 15, 2017

Police Blotter

Better safe than sorry At around 3 p.m. on Feb. 13, Goldendale police received a report of a male carrying a rifle in the 400 block of East Burgen Street, which is near the Goldendale schools. Police...

 
 News    February 15, 2017

East District Court

Feb. 6, 2017 Ricardo A Mariscal Castellon: DWLS Third Degree: (10/04/2016): Guilty Plea: Jail 90 days/88 suspended: Fines/Fees $632.50: 12 Months Probation David Anthony Marlow: No Valid Oper License...

 
 News    February 15, 2017

Superior Court log

Below is a summary of resolutions from the Superior Court criminal docket for the week of Feb. 6, 2017, provided by Klickitat County Prosecuting Attorney David R. Quesnel. Superior Court is in...

 

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