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By Mary Jean Lord

Stout and successor both deserve credit

Letter to the Editor


To the Editor:

I know I speak for many in welcoming Troy Carpenter as the new director at the Goldendale Observatory. From Jim Fisher’s excellent profile in The Sentinel, Sept. 11, I feel sure he will be a worthy successor to Steve Stout.

Steve has been an incredible advocate for the Observatory through the years. It is one of the first places my family and friends want to see when they come to Goldendale, and they always remarked on that enthusiastic, knowledgeable man who made their visit so memorable. For myself, I will always remember: one perfect August evening, lying on the ground with my daughter behind the Observatory counting meteors; tramping through the snow on a cold winter...

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