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Articles from the March 12, 2015 edition

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Lady Mules place second

The Wahkiakum Lady Mules basketball team earned second place last weekend in the state Class 2B Basketball Tournament. L-r are Coach Rob Garrett, manager Reigha Niemeyer, Maddie Mace, Sydney Hansen,...

 
 By Diana Zimmerman    News    March 12, 2015

Teacher runs to raise theater funds

Audrey Petterson took a personal milestone to a whole new level last Wednesday when she decided to celebrate her 50th birthday with a 26.2 mile run. Spurred on by the need for more funds to support a...

 
 By Rick Nelson    News    March 12, 2015

Technology, Olympia on county agenda

Wahkiakum County commissioners handled on Tuesday a variety of business ranging from technology to the legislature. Commissioners approved a recommendation from the county computer technology committee to contract for social media archiving service....

 

Ferry inauguration set for Saturday

Wahkiakum County will celebrate the start of service by the new ferry Oscar B., with a public ceremony this Saturday, 1 p.m., at the Puget Island ferry landing. Ferry service will be suspended after the 9:15 a.m. run from Westport and restart with...

 

Not all pathogens in biosolids are killed

To The Eagle: Greenwood residents are fully justified to be concerned about the odor being emitted from so-called Class A biosolids. Odor means that the material has destabilized and is still putrefying, emitting endotoxins and other harmful...

 

My new hero

To The Eagle: I have a new hero. Her name is Michelle Collupy (even though she is a Husky). She has taken it upon herself to clean up the roadside for all of East Valley. This has taken her several days and sometimes working until dark. She has even...

 

Feds report health insurance enrollment

In Washington, 160,732 consumers selected or were automatically re-enrolled in quality, affordable health insurance coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace as of Feb. 22, according to a report released recently by the U.S. Department of...

 

Sheriff's Report, March 12, 2015

Wahkiakum County law enforcement officers and emergency response personnel handled a variety of reports during the past week, including: March 2 — 9:07 a.m. The Cathlamet ambulance responded to aid a Skamokawa resident who was having chest pain....

 
 By Diana Zimmerman    News    March 12, 2015

White-tail populations head toward delisting

According to Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Biologist Paul Meyers, who is stationed at the Julia Butler Hansen Refuge for Columbian White-tailed Deer, there has been a proposal to downlist Columbian White-tailed Deer. This could mean a...

 
 By Diana Zimmerman    News    March 12, 2015

Food bank managers seek new quarters

The Helping Hand Food Bank is looking for a new home. For several years, the food bank has been housed in the River Rat Tap building, built in 1890, but the old tavern is beginning to look like it has soaked up too much of what had been its biggest...

 

Last weekend for Redmen Hall sale

GORGEOUS--Wow, has this past week been great or what? The days were full of sunshine and the temperatures were up in the mid-60's and even got to 70 one day, so it has been wonderful, except for the fact that it made us start our spring chores a...

 

The Eagle Calendar

THURSDAY Lecture Series, Cathlamet Community Center, 101 Main St., 10 a.m.-Noon. Preschool Story and Craft Time, Cathlamet Library, 4 p.m. TRSN Governing Board, TRSN office, Cathlamet, 1 p.m. District No. 4 Fire Department, 7 p.m. Grays River Fire...

 

Weekend menus have chicken, spaghetti

It’s official, in my mind: Spring is here. I just found my first trillium blooming next to our driveway. Now it’s time to head into the woods and see if I can find the hundreds of trilliums that I was lucky enough to see last year. This year I...

 

Student exhibit at Redmen Hall set for March 28

Student exhibit at Redmen Hall set for March 28 The Wahkiakum Community, including the members of Friends of Skamokawa at Redmen Hall have become increasingly aware of a renewed energy in our school system. To celebrate this FOS will hold an exhibit...

 

Super sale set for March 28

The Second Annual Community In-Door Super Sale will be held as a fundraising event for the Grays River Valley Center at Johnson Park in Rosburg on March 28. This is the old Rosburg School. GRVC serves as a community center for learning and human deve...

 

James W. "Curly" Cochran

James Wallace "Curly" Cochran, 92, passed peacefully on March 8, 2015 at Canterbury Gardens in Longview. He was born on May 25, 1922 in Marvel, Alabama to Wallace and Mildred (Johnsey) Cochran. He...

 

Strong runs of Columbia River chinook, Puget Sound pink and coho projected

Fishing prospects look promising for chinook in Washington’s ocean waters and the Columbia River, as well as for coho and pink salmon in areas of Puget Sound, according to state fisheries managers. The forecasts – developed by the Washington...

 

Parade to be held Tuesday

St. Patrick's Day is March 17, next Tuesday. The annual parade consisting of dogs and owners, will start at the north end of Main Street at 11 a.m., near the Bradley House and parade down the east side of Main Street to the cross walk at the south...

 

Workshop: What Drives Budget Decisions?

On March 19 at noon, Claire Hauge, Director for the Cowlitz County Office of Financial Management will discuss what drives budget decisions. It can be hard to see how the county budget works and even more difficult to understand why money is spent...

 

Blood drawing March 23

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drawing March 23, 1-6 p.m. in Cathlamet. By donating blood, eligible donors can help save the lives of patients in need. Those who are unable to give blood can support blood donations by organizing a blood...

 

Lady Mules place 2nd in state tourney

The Wahkiakum Lady Mules basketball team brought home a second place trophy from the State 2B Basketball Tournament that was held last weekend in Spokane. The Mules crossed off Mabton and LaConner on...

 

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