Klickitat County Newswire

Klickitat County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Klickitat County, WA.

Results 1 - 20 of 38 in Klickitat County, WA

  1. Vancouver man injured in rollover crash in Klickitat CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Columbian

    Javier De Jesus-Castenada, 22, was driving a 2005 Isuzu NPR cargo van north on state Highway 141 about 20 miles north of White Salmon when he veered off the road at about 10:30 p.m., according to Washington State Patrol.

    Comment?

  2. Injured Mt. Adams hiker still missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | KAPP-TV Yakima

    ... Explorer Search and Rescue Kitsap Unit assisted with the aid of a K-9 unit. They searched, along with Klickitat County Search and Rescue, the lower trail systems up to the base of the larger snow shoots with no results. Air support again came from ...

    Comment?

  3. In Our View: Proven Leaders For CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Columbian

    ... which stretches from the Pacific Ocean across Southwest Washington all the way to the eastern edge of Klickitat County. With this diversity in mind, The Columbian Editorial Board recommends a vote for either Republican Jaime Herrera Beutler or ...

    Comment?

  4. Brushfire near The Dalles burns 300 acres, 50 pct. containedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... More fire crews from the Oregon Department of Forestry, U.S. Forest SErvice, Hood River County, Oregon and Klickitat County, Wash., responded to assist in the initial fire attack.Air attack and a single-engine air tanker helped from the air. Crews ...

    Comment?

  5. Fire east of The Dalles prompts evacuationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | The Columbian

    ... should leave their residences immediately. Resources from Hood River, the Oregon Department of Forestry, Klickitat County and the Bureau of Land Management are helping battle the fire. Fire officials said they were attempting to stop the fire ...

    Comment?

  6. Feds not the only ones buying landRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Western Livestock Journal

    ... of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) received government approval to purchase 3,613 acres in central Washington's Klickitat County. The parcel, currently owned by Western Pacific Timber, will be added to the roughly 1 million acres already owned by the ...

    Comment?

  7. Klickitat deer habitat to be purchasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | The Columbian

    Slightly more than 3,600 acres of prime deer habitat in the Simcoe Mountains of Klickitat County are about to be bought by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. State Fish and Wildlife Commission members have approved the purchase of 3,613 acres east of U.S. Highway 97 from Western Pacific Timber LLC. The appraised value of the land is $1.98 million.

    Comment?

  8. Roosevelt Landfill starts recycling metals from ashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce

    Republic Services and Lab USA held a grand opening last week for an ash metal recovery facility at Roosevelt Regional Landfill in Klickitat County.

    Comment?

  9. Wildlife Department may buy 3,600 acres in Klickitat CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | The Columbian

    The state Fish and Wildlife Commission will have a public hearing and decide Friday on a proposal to buy 3,600 acres in the Simcoe Mountains of Klickitat County. The land would be incorporated into the Klickitat Wildlife Area.

    Comment?

  10. State protection status of orcas, larks to be consideredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... so at the meeting, the commission will hold a public hearing and decide on a proposal to buy 3,600 acres in Klickitat County.

    Comment?

  11. Columbia River fishing report May 26Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | The Columbian

    ... 5,500 rainbow trout, and the upper Little White Salmon River, which will get 3,000 rainbow. Spring Creek in Klickitat County is getting 3,000 rainbow. a Goose Lake is accessible from the east, although not from the west via Carson and Red Mountain. ...

    Comment?

  12. Fishing report 5/19Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | The Columbian

    ... rods. Kidney Lake at North Bonneville was stocked recently with 2,100 rainbow trout. Spearfish Lake in Klickitat County got 1,500 trout. Lower Columbia - Tongue Point to Wauna power lines, 46 boaters with two spring chinook and three steelhead kept ...

    Comment?

  13. Black bear spotted in Prosser-area orchardsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... where he is from, but he may have traveled into Benton County from the mountains west of Yakima or from Klickitat County, McLerran said. A culvert trap, which does not harm the bear, was set and baited for him in one Prosser-area orchard. When the ...

    Comment?

  14. Missing Camas woman found, taken into protective custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | The Columbian

    Camas Police say that 23-year-old Marissa Faubion has been located and taken into protective custody by the Klickitat County Sheriff's Office.

    Comment?

  15. Fire damage limits use at Avery Park along ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | The Columbian

    The west portion of Avery Park along the Columbia River in Klickitat County is being limited to day-use and walk-in only. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced the restriction Wednesday.

    Comment?

  16. Final opening day slated Saturday at Kidney LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | The Columbian

    ... in the Swift Reservoir power canal in Skamania County plus Rowland, Spearfish and Horsethief lakes in Klickitat County. The power canal has been stocked with 5,000 rainbow trout. Swift Reservoir will not open until June 4. It will be planted with ...

    Comment?

  17. Sunnyside man killed in rollover crash near Yakima-Klickitat county lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Francisco J. Atanacio, 32, was driving a Honda Accord on Alderdale Road just north of the Klickitat-Yakima county border when he failed to make a right turn, a Washington State Patrol release said. The Accord struck the embankment, rolled over and came to rest on its wheels.

    Comment?

  18. Spin Control: Charter school celebrations are premature - Sun, 10 Apr 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    Fans of Washington's public charter schools had reason to celebrate in the last week after the Legislature's plan to keep them afloat with lottery money became law by running out the clock on Gov. Jay Inslee. Fans of Washington's public charter schools had reason to celebrate in the last week after the Legislature's plan to keep them afloat with lottery money became law by running out the clock on Gov. Jay Inslee.

    Comment?

  19. Small districts get state OK to keep 4-day school weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | Seattle Times

    ... The measure was signed into law by Gov. Jay Inslee late last week. Bickleton School District in Klickitat County has four-day school weeks at its elementary/high school. The expiring law was sponsored by then-Rep. Dan Newhouse in 2009. If House Bill ...

    Comment?

  20. Fishing report 2/4Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | The Columbian

    ... in The Dalles pool last weekend. Catchable-size rainbow trout have been stocked in Spearfish Lake in Klickitat County plus Sacajawea, Silver and Kress lakes in Cowlitz County. Spearfish got almost 1,500. Silver Lake received 3,000 trout. Kress got ...

    Comment?