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Sentinel launches 'COVID-19' online section

As of March 25, The Sentinel has a new page on its website called "COVID-19." You see it just under our logo, to the right of "News." We receive so much news so quickly, we decided this was the most...

'Stay at Home' grinds life and business to a halt

Statistically, according to a story in Vox magazine last week, the bigger and bluer the area, the greater the worry about the coronavirus. Larger...

Centerville had 12 students in frosh class

The committee organizing the 100th Commemoration of Centerville School and biennial reunion is very cognizant of the "Go – No Go – Postpone"...

School district focuses on meals, preparing seniors

Seniors in high school may be a bit nervous these days. They’re making plans for their future, but the biggest uncertainty right now is their...

County energy industry: Size, production, and benefits

Last week’s article in this series incorrectly identified the number of wind turbines and megawatts in Klickitat County. The correct numbers are more than 700 turbines and 1,248 megawatts. Last...

Klickitat County resident dies in first COVID-19 county fatality

Saturday, March 28 A Klickitat County citizen has died at a facility outside the county from COVID-19, marking the first death by the virus of a county resident. The Klickitat County Emergency...

KVH video explains why social distancing

The Chief of Staff at KVH appears in a video from KVH explaining what's happening with the coronovirus and why social distancing is critical. You can view the video on The Sentinel's YouTube channel...

Delivery service offered by first responders

People isolated in quarantine in and near Goldendale will soon be able to get their groceries and other necessities delivered to them. Klickitat County’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC), working...

Seventh COVID-19 case confirmed in Klickitat County

This afternoon, March 26, at 3:30 p.m., Klickitat County Emergency Management issued a statement saying a seventh case of COVID-19 was confirmed in Klickitat County. The statement gave no further...

Local group making masks for health professionals

Not just any face mask will do. During the current COVID-19 crisis, one kind of mask in particular is most effective; it’s called an N95. And a group of people in Goldendale are working hard to...

Holcomb's Market to join Market Fresh in curbside grocery pick-up

In order to slow the spread of Covid-19 while remaining open to serve our community, our local markets are now offering curbside pickup. Both Market Fresh and Holcomb’s have instituted advanced...

Some Goldendale churches are going online

With the recent prohibition on social gathering, many Goldendale churches are instituting online services for worshipers. Following is list of churches and their online access; be sure to check back...

LA Times story mentions KVH among cash-strapped rural hospitals

A story in yesterday's Los Angeles Times detailed the painful journey of rural hospitals during the current crisis, mentioning Goldendale's Klickitat Valley Health (KVH) among the many hospitals in...

KPUD approves customer relief measures

The Klickitat Public Utility District (KPUD) will stop disconnections due to non-payment, waive late fees, and make commissioners meeting available to the public via telephone or other means during...

School District offers updated meal delivery schedule

This just in (Thursday morning, March 26) from the Goldendale School District: Thank you for your patience as we navigate this ever changing situation. Please continue to view our website...

David E. Van Hoy

Our loving Father, David E. Van Hoy of Spanaway, Washington, died on Nov. 15, 2019. Born on Dec. 30, 1927, in Goldendale, he was the youngest of six children with two brothers and three sisters. He...

John Rodney Quinn

John Rodney Quinn, 66, passed away at his home in Goldendale on March 16, 2020. A complete obituary with memorial service information will be published at a later date. You may also check...

Calendar of Events

Events Due to social distancing, it is likely most events have been cancelled. It is recommended to call ahead. Events First Kids Stuff First & Third Mondays • Rainbow Girls meeting at 210 S....

LEGALS FOR MARCH 25, 2020

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON IN AND FOR KLICKITAT COUNTY In the Matter of the Estate of ZONNIE SPRINKLE, Deceased No. 20-4-00004-20 PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS RCW 11.40.030 The...

Glenwood Women's Club

Events and activities have slowed to a crawl or have been cancelled in our community, so there is not a lot of news to share. All of us are adjusting to social distancing. Most of you know already...

Lyle schools to stay closed longer

This is a tad bit too late this month, but getting signed up will get you included in the month ahead’s Our Klickitat meetings. A message sent by their liaison states, “Our Klickitat Prevention...

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