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Meet the People of Your Local PUD

Otesha Haynes Northern Wasco County PUD’s senior risk analyst Otesha Haynes has seen a bit of the world, including Thailand. “I went to...

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Cracking the Call-Letter Code

Letters identifying a radio or TV transmitting station can have a variety of meanings By Rodger Nichols One thing overlooked last year in...

Opportunities for Success

Organization’s executive director seeks ways to help those in need By Rodger Nichols Kenny LaPoint has spent his career finding ways to help...

Meet the People of Your Local PUD

By Rodger Nichols Kara Salazar Many career paths lead people to Northern Wasco County PUD. Kara Salazar’s path came through health care. A...

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Meet Your PUD Board

Roger Howe and Connie Karp are two of Northern Wasco County PUD’s five directors By Rodger Nichols Roger Howe Sometimes a simple suggestion...

Guess Who Came to Dinner?

The Dalles has warmly welcomed its share of famous visitors By Rodger Nichols The Dalles has a long and distinguished history as part...

Meet Your PUD Board

Howard Gonser and Wayne Jacobson are two of Northern Wasco County PUD’s five directors By Rodger Nichols Howard Gonser Howard Gonser has been...

The Mint That Never Was

By Rodger Nichols Anyone who had cardboard coin collector boards for pennies, nickels, or dimes when they were a kid probably remembers three...