• Ice Fountain Boil Order Lifted
    The Ice Fountain Water District has lifted a boil water order in the Barrett Drive and Country Club Road area.  District Manager Mark Beam said all tests on the water came back clean, allowing the boil order to be lifted.  The boil water order had been put in place after a fire hydrant was hit […]
  • Skamania County Sheriff Asks For Public Help In Disappearance
    The Skamania County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help as it continues to investigate the disappearance of a man that they believe was victim of foul play.  The whereabouts of 55-year-old William “Bill” Sutton remains unknown.  Deputies responded on October 9 to an area just north of Stevenson on a report of suspicious […]
  • January 23 Prep Sports Scoreboard
    Boys Basketball Arlington 55, Dufur 54 Mabton 66,  Lyle-Wishram 62 Girls Basketball Stevenson 64, Columbia 47:  Kaitlyn Wenz had 18 points and eight rebounds to lead the Bulldogs.  Stevenson moved to 5-1 in the Trico League and stays within a game of first place King’s Way Christian. Dufur 36, Arlington 27 Damascus Christian 33, Trout […]
  • Wyden Holds Town Hall
    Oregon Senator Ron Wyden held a town hall meeting attended by about 60 people at the Hood River Middle School Auditorium.  Wyden fielded questions on a number of topics, most notably the status of the partial government shutdown now into its fifth week.  The Democrat said the fairest way out of the standoff over President […]
  • Mosbrucker Supportive Of Wildfire Plan, But Funding Is A Hurdle
    Washington 14th District State Representative Gina Mosbrucker is supportive of the efforts of Public Lands Commissioner Hilary Franz to create a ten-year plan to strengthen how the state can prevent and respond to wildfires, but whether the money can be nailed down for it is a question.  Franz has released a ten-year plan as part […]
  • Skyline Plans Forum On Affiliation Exploration
    Skyline Hospital in White Salmon will hold a public forum this coming Monday evening to provide an update on the hospital’s exploration of a possible affiliation with a larger health system.  The public will be given the opportunity to ask questions.  Skyline Hospital board chair Les Dewey says they want to be transparent with the […]