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Heavy Metal

College Skill Center Offers State-of-the-Art Training Story and photos by Rodger Nichols Robert Wells-Clark is the director of technology and trades at Columbia...

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Starry, Starry Night

Goldendale Observatory Celebrates 50 Years By Rodger Nichols The Mid-Columbia has a unique attraction in its backyard that is often overlooked in its...

Working For a Bright Future

World-Traveler Brings His Talents to The Dalles By Rodger Nichols Matthew Klebes was hired as city manager of The Dalles last year. At...

Happy Homecoming

A Recent Addition to the PUD Staff Returns to His Mid-Columbia Roots By Rodger Nichols It’s been a full-circle journey for 1 of...

Good Insect, Bad Insect

Local Extension Office Helps Differentiate Between Native & Invasive Species By Rodger Nichols Invasive species have been a problem since travel across oceans...

Meet the New Faces at the PUD

Northern Wasco County PUD’s IT department welcomes 2 workers Kelsey Fork grew up in The Dalles and graduated from what was then The...

The Loan Arrangers

Development district helps businesses in the mid-Columbia find their footing They don’t ride into town on white horses, but that’s the way many...

From India With Love

One man’s restaurant dreams bring him to town Story and photo by Rodger Nichols International cuisines are often found in big cities, where...

Service With A Smile

Northern Wasco County PUD’s newest employees joined the utility’s customer service department in May By Rodger Nichols Juan Hernandez was born in Hood...