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  1. In Our View: A Majestic MissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Columbian

    ... for additional temporary funding that will allow the commission to relieve a backlog of permit requests in Klickitat County. Because that county never signed on to the federal scenic area act, even the simplest requests there - such as for a patio ...

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  2. Dangers abound, but SR14 spot where 2 West Linn teens killed not route's worst stretch, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | OregonLive.com

    ... County. The other area is from milepost 55, a mile east of the Dog Mountain parking lot, to milepost 101 in Klickitat County. "They're included for the same reasons all other areas are included," said State Patrol spokesman Lt. Will Finn of the ...

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  3. Gorge commission faces transition at 'critical time'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Columbian

    ... several positives from his three-year tenure, including what he called a "historic agreement" signed with Klickitat County leaders this month. Under the pact, Klickitat County will send one of its planners to the commission office one day per week ...

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  4. Klickitat rail-to-trail features winter eaglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Columbian

    ... outdoor season. The Klickitat Trail is the 31-mile former railroad right-of-way from Lyle to Goldendale in Klickitat County. It follows the Klickitat River upstream to Wahkiacus, then heads up Swale Canyon to the Goldendale Plateau. It has two ...

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  5. Bill calls for relocating wolves through Washington stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | KOMO News

    ... already been found northwest of Yakima and in Whitman County. Last spring, a photo of a wolf was taken in Klickitat County. The debate over wolves illustrates a divide in the Pacific Northwest between rural areas and urban centers. Rural residents ...

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  6. Bill calls for relocating wolves to Cascades, Western Wash.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | KOMO News

    ... own. Wolf tracks have already been found northwest of Yakima. Last spring, a photo of a wolf was taken in Klickitat County. A proposed wolf relocation pilot project outlined in Kretz's bill would cost about $1 million, according to state estimates. ...

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  7. RL Grime Explains What DJs Do Onstage and Why 'Trap' Is Not a Bad WordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Stranger

    You're at the club, you're extremely well-groomed, and you're caked in so much fragrance that raccoons in Klickitat County think a barge of Drakkar Noir has run aground at Cal Anderson Park. You ingest an $11 vodka Red Bull and slide to the dance floor like a cobra.

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  8. Bills put focus on Gorge commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Columbian

    ... a temporary funding boost to speed up a permit review process that has frustrated many rural landowners in Klickitat County. House Bill 1453 would give the agency a one-time allocation of $250,000 to hire two extra planners during the 2015-17 ...

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  9. RL Grime on What DJs Do Onstage and Why 'Trap' Is Not a Bad WordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Stranger

    ou're at the club, you're extremely well-groomed, and you're caked in so much fragrance that raccoons in Klickitat County think a barge of Drakkar Noir has run aground at Cal Anderson Park. You ingest an $11 vodka Red Bull and slide to the dance ...

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  10. Fishing report 1/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | The Columbian

    ... 1,350. In Skamania County, Kidney Lake near North Bonneville got 1,000 rainbow. Rowland Lake near Bingen in Klickitat County was planted with 3,000 trout, while Spearfish Lake got 2,000 and Maryhill Pond got 500. Cowlitz - Six boaters with one ...

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  11. STATE v. NICHOLASRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | FindLaw

    Marie Jean Trobley, Graham, WA, for Appellants. Lori Lynn Hoctor, Klickitat County Prosecutor, Katharine W. Mathews, Klickitat Cty.

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  12. Dim the lightsRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Hays Daily News

    ... astronomers and park officials have raised concerns about increasing light pollution despite city and Klickitat County ordinances enacted 30 years ago aimed at protecting the darkness of the night sky. A case in point: Recently installed lights ...

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  13. Grants to pay for salmon habitat workRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | The Columbian

    ... One of the projects is in Clark County, three each are in Skamania and Cowlitz counties, and one is in Klickitat County. Grant recipients will use the money to remove barriers to salmon migration, reshape streams, conserve pristine areas and replant ...

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  14. Morning Press: Gorge, Rivers, Inslee, housing, crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | The Columbian

    ... As staffing levels and resources have dwindled, so has the agency's relevance and reach in some circles. In Klickitat County, where development applications go directly to the commission, permits for something as simple as a patio take more than a ...

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  15. Is Gorge commission still relevant?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | The Columbian

    ... As staffing levels and resources have dwindled, so has the agency's relevance and reach in some circles. In Klickitat County, where development applications go directly to the commission, permits for something as simple as a patio take more than a ...

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  16. Goldendale needs dark skies for observatoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Columbian

    ... to let people dump sewage into it. The lake would be dying and we wouldn't want that." Both Goldendale and Klickitat County already have light ordinances aimed at protecting the dark sky that have been in place since the early 1980s, shortly after ...

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  17. Goldendale needs dark skies for public observatoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | KOMO News

    ... wants to see the community take steps to limit light pollution with new regulations. Both Goldendale and Klickitat County already have light ordinances aimed at protecting the dark sky that have been in place since the early 1980s, shortly after the ...

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  18. Goldendale needs dark skies for public observatoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... to let people dump sewage into it. The lake would be dying and we wouldn't want that.' Both Goldendale and Klickitat County already have light ordinances aimed at protecting the dark sky that have been in place since the early 1980s, shortly after ...

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  19. Three Found Dead Following Goldendale House FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | KBND-AM Bend

    Klickitat County officials say a man and his two children were found dead following a house fire in Goldendale. The coroner's office says 34-year-old Thomas G. Blakely, seven-year-old Kyra Blakely, and five-year-old Thomas Evan Blakely died in the blaze, which was reported at 2:30 yesterday morning at the home on North Mill Street.

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  20. Father, 2 children dead after Washington house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | The Oregonian

    Police in the southern Washington community of Goldendale say a 34-year-old man and two young children have been found dead after a house fire. The Klickitat County coroner's office identified the victims as Thomas Blakely and his two children, 7-year-old Kyra Blakely and 5-year-old Thomas Blakely.

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