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Polar Plunge 2013

A brave crowd dashed into the Columbia River Jan. 1 in this year’s Polar Plunge....

 

Top stories of 2012 include dramatic rescue

This is the second part of The Sentinel’s coverage of the top stories of 2012. July 11: Four hours to safety—Search and Rescue’s Klickitat...

 
 By Lou Marzeles    News    January 9, 2013

School district holds meeting on safety

A group of school administrators, law enforcement officers, and insurance carrier representatives met at the Goldendale School District office Monday...

 
 By Kelly Shipp    News    January 9, 2013

County sites will benefit from grants

Klickitat County received $2.75 million in state grant money for economic and community development in 2012. This money is for two projects: a flex space office building at the Dallesport Airport and...

 

Goldendale 1888 fire photos sought

On May 17, 1888, The Goldendale Sentinel had to be published from The Dalles. The newspaper, which has printed every week since its establishment in 1879, got the paper out that week, but its printing...

 

Specialty crop program comes to county

On Jan. 15 at 7 p.m. at the Goldendale Public Library, WSU-Klickitat County Extension will unveil details of a new two-year, grant-funded educational program for specialty crop producers. Specialty...

 

Police make arrests for assault, rape, molestation

Goldendale Police Department responded to the 600 block of South Columbus on a report of an assault in progress, Jan. 4 at 5:30 p.m. Officer Chris...

 

Linda Simkus

Linda Simkus, 69, of Goldendale, WA, died unexpectedly while in California on Friday, December 14, 2012. Linda was born March 9, 1943 in Seattle, WA.... Full story

 

Duane Hanan

Duane Darrell Hanan was born to Robert and Carmen (Miller) Hanan, in Wenatchee, Washington on July 23rd, 1930. He was raised in the Entiat Valley on his parents’ orchard. He attended school in... Full story

 

Ray Krall

Ray Lee Krall, 75, passed away at his home in Carson, Washington on December 30, 2012. He was born in White Salmon, Washington on October 28, 1937 to... Full story

 

Eileen Godbey

Marion Eileen Nelson was born in Stillwater, Washington on October 19, 1921 to Jonas Nelson and Elizabeth (Tucker) Nelson-Batten-Furhman. Eileen... Full story

 

Jerry Ross

Gerald “Jerry” Ross, 87, of Goldendale, WA, passed away on Dec. 28, 2012 in Nashua, NH while visiting his daughter. Jerry was born to Emma and... Full story

 

Looking Back

50 Years Ago-January 10, 1963 • Rural Fire Protection District No. 7 now has its new headquarters and equipment storage building in operation and is recruiting men for a fire crew, according to the...

 

Nathan Fries

Nathan Edward Henry Fries was born Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, to Ed and Courtney Fries, of Ocean Shores. He weighed 8 lbs., 14 ounces and was 20-3/4 inches. Maternal grandmother is Kay Schmidt, of...

 

Concert to help kick cabin fever

On Sunday, Jan. 20, Dr. James Ogden plans to give his annual winter piano concert at the Goldendale Senior Center, located at 115 East Main Street. The program will begin at 2 p.m. and will include...

 

Compromise at least protects most from devastating taxes

I had hoped Congress and the president would produce a solution that protected families and small businesses from higher taxes, overhauled our tax system to make it simpler and fairer, and...

 

Commissioners need to show leadership

To the Editor: For the second year in a row the Klickitat County budget is being cut. In the case of 2013, if I read the numbers given correctly, the budget is being cut by almost eight percent over...

 

Thanks for the calendar

To the Editor: I received my Goldendale calendar in the mail today. I love the photos. They create such a warm, relaxed feeling. I’ve got one in my den and one at my office. Please congratulate the...

 
 By Tim ONeill    Humor    January 9, 2013

This ‘year’ in history: 2012’s best of the year in review

January: Jan. 1—New York City lowers the lit glass ball for the first time (1908). Y2K doesn’t happen (2000). Tell your friends and family that “Auld Lang Syne” is old Scottish for “Old...

 

Lyle has many ways to stay involved

Start the year off right by planning to attend the next OESS (Old Lyle Elementary School Supporters) meeting held at 7 p.m., Monday, Jan. 17, at the Lyle Activity Center, corner of 3rd and Klickitat...

 

New state laws benefit renters and fish

Events may be slow this time of year, but for the Senior Center, they have some entertainment coming for those interested. The Senior Newsletter announces that Jim Ogden will be playing your favorite...

 

Peals welcome twin daughters; Whitmore, Berk celebrate birthdays

Twins were born last week to Kelli (Nygaard) and Bobby Peal of Yakima. Jade Iona and Sina Joy named in honor of grandmothers. Both weighed 5 lbs. 6 oz. Grandparents are Clifford and Patsy Nygaard of...

 

Fundraiser for Haven Coffee Friday

Haven Coffee will host a pizza and karaoke party this Friday, Jan. 11, at the Goldendale Church of the Nazarene, 124 West Allyn. This event begins at 7 p.m. Pizza and soda will be offered for a fee, a...

 

Shelby McKern of Lyle named to Harding Dean’s list

Lyle resident Shelby McKern, a freshman at Harding University, is among more than 1,000 University students included on the dean’s list for grades achieved during the fall semester. The dean’s...

 

Youth urged to get involved, assembly to be held at Sun Dome

Youth Community Connections Assembly to gather more than 2,000 students from 19 regional school districts for presentation on citizenship and civic engagement More than 2,000 students from 19 of...

 

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