The Goldendale Sentinel - Headlines & History since 1879

By Compiled by Richard Lefever
Klickitat County Historical society 

Looking Back


June 11, 1896 – 123 Years Ago

Wednesday and Thursday of last week a number of dead sheep came floating down the river. Know not how they came there. The report has been circulated that the Rufus steam ferry, while transporting Crofton Bros. Sheep from Sherman County to Klickitat showed its generosity by dumping off a great number into the Columbia through carelessness.

May 25, 1925 – 94 Years Ago

The Nickerson-Olsen Motor Company (today the General Store Building) installed a new visible Bowser gasoline pump of modern design this past week. The new pump delivers ten gallons of gasoline to a glass receptacle, which any amount may be drawn for the customer. An underground-grou...

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