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Valentine's Day, plus one: the Weddles

Police Blotter

Better safe than sorry At around 3 p.m. on Feb. 13, Goldendale police received a report of a male carrying a rifle in the 400 block of East Burgen Street, which is near the Goldendale schools....

Valentine's Day, plus one: the Weddles

Ed and Vivian Weddle are this year's Valentine's Day longest-married couple in Goldendale. Joan and Pete Heming, recognized by The Sentinel last...

Weather Service: Snow not over yet

Now for some news no one wants to hear: our recent sunshine may be short-lived. Marilyn Lohmann of the National Weather Service Pendleton office says ...

Breaking down the myths of school bus seat belts

Rep. Gina McCabe has a proposed bill in the State Legislature to put seat belts in school buses, and the measure is encountering resistance from...

PUD bills rise with falling temperatures

Many Goldendale residents have been feeling this winter in their wallets, particularly from higher than average utility bills. KPUD General Manager Jim Smith says many customers are paying twice as...

Goldendale FFA members make a mark

Members of the Goldendale FFA competed recently at sub-districts in Ellensburg. Caroline Knopes and Elizabeth Garcia competed in creed speaking. Elizabeth placed third and will move on to districts....

Where'd that come from?

Like a dog with two tails: Idiom This saying describes being extremely happy. I have found very few references, however, the oldest one I could find was from Margaret Hardie 1929. Proverbs and...

Two Timberwolves punch tickets to state

After deciding to drop from the 220 pound class to 195, Goldendale senior Cameron Read knew he faced a road block to a potential state title in...

Pirate girls, Vandal boys 3rd in GCGL Tourney

Although all local teams have been eliminated from the Greater Columbia Gorge League District Tournament, there was plenty of excitement throughout...

Cougs fall in EWAC play-in contest

First-year head coach Josh Padgett and the Lyle-Wishram Cougars spent nearly all of last week waiting to see who they would play against for the No....

Gdale U14 Vball team wins Gorge tourney

Sports editor The Goldendale Volleyball Club U14 Gold team returned from the Gorge Sunday with their second tournament championship this year after...

Richard Alan Miner

Richard Alan Miner, Sr. was born July 5, 1972 in Nyssa, Oregon, and passed away on Jan. 31, 2017 at the young age of 44 in Dallesport. At the age of...

Marian Christensen

Marian Elizabeth Christensen, 77, of Goldendale passed away peacefully at her home with her husband and daughter at her bedside on Feb. 7, 2017. She...

Utha (Reah) Hayden

Utha Hayden passed away peacefully on Wednesday morning Feb. 8, 2017 at her home in Goldendale. She was interred at Frank Abel Cemetery, Woodland, Washington, on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017. She was...

Birth Announcement

Brad and Amy Fulton would like to announce the birth of their son, Brayson Derick Fulton. Brayson was born at home on Jan. 27, 2017 at 6:38 a.m., weighing in at nine pounds and eight...

Celebrate CTE Month

February is Career and Technical Education (CTE) month. The goal of CTE is to prepare youth with hands-on educational experiences and leadership opportunities that align to their future career path....

Local teen takes regional award

Congratulations to Rhys Chapman, a senior from Bickleton High School, who was one of two winners at regionals for Poetry Out Loud held at YVCC on Feb. 5. Rhys and a student from Naches were selected...

Retirement party for Haarstad

Our very own Les Haarstad has been on the Lyle Fire department for 32 years, making him the longest serving current member. The fire department is having a retirement party for Les on Saturday, Feb....

School honor rolls this quarter

Goldendale High School First Semester 2016-2017 4.00 GPA: (Ninth grade) Kristin Bighorn, Jenna Bradwell, Abigail Hedges, Samantha Jensen, Cameron Mains, Elissa Rising, (11th grade) Reanna Holycross,...

Calendar of Events

Ongoing Events First Kids Stuff First & Third Mondays • Rainbow Girls meeting at 210 S. Columbus. Dinner at 6:30 p.m. open to the public with meeting following. (509) 773-4567 Every Wednesday •...

 
 
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