Thu, Jan 24, 2013
Sons of Norway celebrates 118 years
I failed to mention a very unique birthday earlier this month, and as the organization turned 118 years old, it definitely should be recognized. Can you guess the group?
Thu, Jan 17, 2013
Cold weather causes worry about water
When the temperatures start dipping into the 20s around here and the highs are in the 30s, you know that winter has arrived in earnest.
Thu, Jan 10, 2013
Valentine diamond dinner approaches
Now I know we gals will be buying tickets like crazy for the beautiful diamond bracelet that is in the Grand Prize Gift Basket being given away that night! I'm pretty sure the guys will be buying lots of tickets as they'll be wanting to win that dazzling diamond bracelet for their sweetheart for Valentine's Day, as that would make her very happy indeed!
Thu, Jan 3, 2013
Drive carefully while celebrating New Year
Here it is: My first column of a new year and onto my 19th year to boot. It seems like yesterday!
Thu, Dec 27, 2012
Enjoy family time this Christmas season
Our weather has been a combination of wet, dry, rainy, snowy, calm, windy and everything else this past week.
Thu, Dec 20, 2012
Enjoy family time this holiday season
We had some cold, windy, nasty weather these last few days. It brought several inches of snow up on Beaver Creek and the surrounding hills and some thick rain down here on the valley floor, along with heavy hail to boot.
Thu, Dec 13, 2012
Dinner at Grange rousing success
It was pretty dreary out there with steady drizzle as this week began. Sunday was a good day to stay inside!
Thu, Dec 6, 2012
Santa at Grange Hall on Saturday
The last few days have been nothing but wet and at times, more like a monsoon weather rather than just plain old Skamokawa rain.
Thu, Nov 29, 2012
Many holiday happenings ahead
It seems our county had its share of flooding, rock slides and miserable conditions last week to deal with, so a spurt of sunshine and fair weather was a welcome relief.
Thu, Nov 22, 2012
Share the bounty this Thanksgiving
Well, I hope all of you out there have a very Happy Thanksgiving and that, if you are able, you share some bounty with others so that they too might have a wonderful Thanksgiving and Christmas as well.
Thu, Nov 15, 2012
Time to order Lions Club calendars
If you haven't gotten your calendar order into the Lions Club, it's hoped that you'll do that right away.
Thu, Nov 8, 2012
Bazaars and bingo galore this week
Lots of chances to win prizes, shop for Christmas locally
Thu, Nov 1, 2012
Weather changes bring timely reminders
We've had gully washers coming down this past weekend and now our once parched fields are lakes again!
Thu, Oct 25, 2012
Get your costumes ready for Halloween
's that time of year when kids are out and about and ready for some Halloween fun, and it all gets started this weekend
Thu, Oct 18, 2012
Spaghetti dinner to help local couple
Also this weekend, there will be a spaghetti dinner/auction fund raiser for area residents Brian and Tracy Arness who were in a bad accident awhile back, which left Brian unable to work, so this special event is to help them out.
Thu, Oct 11, 2012
Think of donating food this harvest time
With the holidays coming along before you know it, we hope you can donate a couple of things to one of our area's food banks and make life a little easier for those less fortunate.
Thu, Oct 4, 2012
Nice weather is time to get winter ready
Cooler temperatures at night are a reminder that seasons are a changing though, so don't get lulled into putting off those preparations for winter too much longer!
Thu, Sep 27, 2012
Fall means time for Country Days festival
The wonderful dinner at the Covered Bridge is coming up next weekend. Before the dinner though, there are activities beginning on Friday afternoon.
Thu, Sep 20, 2012
Fair planners need your input
Now that the Wahkiakum County Fair is over, it is hoped that we can all work together and come up with a few more things for next year for the kids to do.
Thu, Sep 13, 2012
Museum still on the lookout for volunteers
Have you ever worked at the museum in Cathlamet before? Well, they need your help this month and they'd like to have someone who has done it before to volunteer so they don't have to take time to train somebody new.
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