The Goldendale Sentinel - Headlines & History since 1879

By Jean Allyn Smeltzer
Klickitat County Historical Society 

Looking Back

November 11, 2015

 


50 Years Ago - November 11, 1965

Lyle and Pat Woods of Centerville were honored this week when Lyle was named “Conservation Farmer of the Year” by the Central Klickitat Soil and Water Conservation District. They have pursued a steady, sound conservation pattern, which the judges felt was outstanding over the past 20 years. They moved to the old Dietrich Stegman farm west of Centerville early in 1942. Their 960 acre place had been ran down, and was badly infested with weeds. A constant battle to suppress the weeds has been waged since. (This was a long and interesting article about their journey which was top by winning the award.)

75 Years Ago - November 14, 1940

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