Articles published Thu, May 24, 2012
Support our American heroes this weekend
This weekend is Memorial Day weekend, the last long weekend before school is out for the summer and a very special one for lots of people.
What's Happening at the Fair?
The Fairground's west side of the arena new drainage system has experienced the first big downpour of rain since we installed the big pipe underground. I am happy to report there is no standing water in sight!
Beware wolf at the door
Even old folks learn from students
Election 2012 - Candidates file for election
Wahkiakum County will have a busy election season this year.
Council OK's rate hike, hears construction report
Members of the Cathlamet Town Council handled a variety of business when they met Monday night.
Closure set for filming on ferry
Wahkiakum County commissioners approved the hiring of a new public health nurse and a contract for a film company's use of the ferry Wahkiakum when they met Tuesday.
List of popular names has changes
Every parent knows that choosing a baby name can be a daunting and difficult task.
PUD OK's substation bid, electricity for radios
At the May 15 meeting of the Board of Commissioners of Wahkiakum PUD, Manager Dave Tramblie reported that the PUD is working with the County Emergency Services and Public Works to install new antennas for the radio system on Radar Ridge, KM Mountain and the JA Wendt Elementary School.
Unemployment rate continues downward
Wahkiakum County's rate of unemployment continued its recent downward trend, according to the latest report from the state Employment Security Department.
Donald W. Strong, Sr.
Sheriff's Report - May 24, 2012
Car show and derby slated for June 2
We hope the weather perks up by June 2 when the Car Show and Sturgeon Derby comes to the Skamokawa Grange, Wahkiakum Fairgrounds and Park area.
Spring chinook angling open this weekend
Fishery managers agree to two-day opening; more possible
Athletes win district championships
Track and field athletes from Naselle and Wahkiakum High Schools won district meet championships last Friday at Raymond.
Great White Tail Run results released
Runners and walkers from both sides of the Columbia River enjoyed favorable running conditions on May 19 for the 28th annual Great White Tail Run held on the Julia Butler Hansen National Wildlife Refuge.