The Goldendale Sentinel - Headlines & History since 1879

By Complied by Jean Allyn Smeltzer
Klickitat County Historical Society 

Looking Back

September 17, 2014


50 Years Ago - September 17, 1964

• Fuller McEwen told “The Sentinel” that he had voted all his life in Goldendale, and intends to do so as long as he is able. Tuesday was his 85th birthday, as well as election day. Fuller says he arrived in Klickitat County by crossing the Columbia River with his parents June 14, 1884. He was not quite 6 years old, and had ridden a horse all the way from the family former home in Utah. The family settled southeast of Goldendale.

75 Years Ago - September 14, 1939

• A $2,193. state treasurer’s check for timber land sales in the Trout Lake district was deposited in the county treasury last week. The state money will be distributed to the v...

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