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Articles from the November 8, 2017 edition

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Kid to city: 'I just feel like a jerk'

"I am the kid who defaced the Vietnam Memorial, and I just want to say that I am terribly sorry for my actiions." That's how the young teenager began... Full story

 By Sandra DeMent    News    November 8, 2017

Revisiting Roosevelt: the landfill of a truly epic scale

Worms produce castings, rabbits, deer and elk leave pellets, and carnivores–coyotes, lions and bears–leave their spoor, but also piles of fur, fea...

 By Max Erikson    News    November 8, 2017

Recycling gets trickier with new rules

The Klickitat County Solid Waste Department recently sent letters to county residents to bring awareness to the importance of following recommended recycling practices. The letter also addressed the...

 By Max Erikson    News    November 8, 2017

Ogden acquires new eye exam tool

Dr. James Ogden’s job just got a lot easier with a brand new state-of-the-art eye scanner that allows him to see the entirety of the inside of the eye with just one picture. The machine is called a...

 By Phil Ferolito    News    November 8, 2017

Tribe sues county over arrest

A dispute between the Yakama Nation and Klickitat County over who has criminal authority over tribal members in an unincorporated area northwest of Goldendale may finally be determined in federal...

 By Max Erikson    News    November 8, 2017

Injured teen's parents come to courthouse

The father and step-mother of the teen injured in a fight at the county fair last summer came to the Klickitat County Courthouse on Monday looking for a chance to speak with the prosecuting...


McCabe selected to participate in emerging leaders' conference

Rep. Gina McCabe, R-Goldendale, has been selected to participate in the National Conference of State Legislatures’ (NCSL) Emerging Leaders Symposium Nov. 8-10 in San Jose, California. McCabe said sh...

 By Max Erikson    News    November 8, 2017

Library stairs get remodel

The Goldendale Library is getting started on its remodel project this fall by building new stairs at the front of the building's entrance. Demolition...

 By Max Erikson    News    November 8, 2017

McCleary still in limbo

On Oct. 24 the Washington State Supreme Court held an initial review hearing of the State Legislature’s $7.3 billion school funding budget in response to the Court’s McCleary decision ruling. The...


Recognizing the importance of caregivers, DSHS launches new services

As Washington celebrates National Family Caregiver month, recognizing the incredible work of more than 830,000 Washingtonians who provide care to their loved ones, the Department of Social and Health...


Lyle students get online learning through new partnership

The Lyle School District and Fort Vancouver Regional Library District are partnering to launch their “Connect Card” to all K-12 students in the Lyle School District as a way of better supporting...


Live Your Dream award application deadline coming

Soroptimist International of Goldendale is accepting applications for a $2,000 scholarship for women who are the main support of their family, taking classes in a vocational/skills training program,...


Monique McNeel Myers

Monique "Nique" Elaine McNeel Myers, 53, died at her home in Lyle on Friday, Oct. 27, 2017 surrounded by loved ones. Monique was a beloved wife,... Full story


Errol H. Schnider

Errol H. Schnider, 79, of Centerville died Oct. 22, while elk hunting at Lord Flat in Wallowa County. Errol was born Dec. 23, 1937, to Henry and Elizabeth Schnider in Lewiston, Idaho. He graduated... Full story


Gary Thompson

Gary Kenneth Thompson was born in Dayton, Washington to Louise (McKinney) and Eldon Thompson on June 24, 1959. Gary attended schools in Dayton and graduated from Eastern Washington University with a... Full story


A fitting story of timely transformation.

The young man who scraped a sharp instrument across The Wall That Heals when it was in Goldendale this past summer sent a shock wave of grave...


Team finishes near top

The Klickwood (Klickitat/Glenwood) girls finished in second place in the first round of District play last Wednesday in Goldendale. The girls beat Yakama Tribal in four close games, then lost in...


Ways to honor our vets

This week it’s all about our much deserving Military Veterans and the several ways to honor them. On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month (11 a.m., Nov. 11) at the Lyle Park, Roberta...

 By Jaryd Cline    Sports    November 8, 2017

Klickwood spikers just miss out on state berth

The Klickwood spikers bounced back from a tough first-set loss to Yakama Tribal during the team's opening match at last Wednesday's District 5 1B...

 By Jaryd Cline    Sports    November 8, 2017

Five Mustangs and Pirates run at state meet

Trout Lake freshmen Hannah Funkhouser and Justin Peck ran to impressive finishes on Saturday at the state Class 2B/1B cross country meet, and were...

 By Jaryd Cline    Sports    November 8, 2017

Cougs bound for state after 32-22 win over Oroville

The amazing season for the Lyle-Wishram-Klickitat gridders continues after last Friday's dominant defensive performance against the Oroville Hornets...

 By Jaryd Cline    Sports    November 8, 2017

Boys again place 10th, girls 15th at state cross country meet

For the second straight year, the Goldendale cross country boys team came away with a top-10 finish at the Class 1A state meet on Saturday in Pasco,...

 By Jaryd Cline    Sports    November 8, 2017

Goldendale falls to River View in last gridiron contest

The Timberwolves fell on the gridiron 44-20 to the River View Panthers during last Friday's South Central Athletic Conference district crossover...

 By Jaryd Cline    Sports    November 8, 2017

Timberwolves on to state for first time since 2008

Every season, head coach Jodi Bellamy and the rest of the Goldendale spikers have their eyes set on reaching the state tournament and continuing the s... Full story


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