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Request for Proposal for AMI

Northern Wasco County People’s Utility District (“NWCPUD”) is issuing this Request for Proposal (RFP) to select a meter vendor for supplying and implementing...

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Charlie Mallon, Adrian Williams and Christian Cunningham are summer interns at Northern Wasco County PUD.

PUD Works to Fill Future Skills Gap

PUD hopes interns will enhance skilled workforce in years to come Northern Wasco County has launched a competitive summer internship program and three...

Building Opportunity

Nick Nelson is Oregon’s 2017 high school principal of the year By Kathy Ursprung Nick Nelson, principal of The Dalles High School, may...

Manager’s Report – August 2017

Salem and Washington, DC A special thank you to regional legislators on a bipartisan proposal to support the 2014 Biological Opinion governing the...

Mary Gale pauses in her garden filled with memories. Her father’s hat, which she wears as she gardens, serves as a cherished reminder of him.

A Garden Full of Memories

Mary Gale’s garden is a testament to family and friends By Kathy Ursprung For Mary Gale, weeding is a labor of love and...

Three Grants Help Local Museums

Tourism takes center stage in economic grants Providing features that attract visitors and improve the livability of a community have long been recognized...

Growing More With Less

Advancing irrigation technology allows farmers to use data to control water application based on current conditions—all from their smartphones By Kathy Ursprung Farming...

Manager’s Report – July 2017

Technology Improvements The stated philosophy of Northern Wasco County PUD is: “We value our public power traditions, while seeking new and better ways...