Evacuation Lifted in the Gorge

Posted by Jeremy Scott on August 8, 2014
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Christina Kemp contributed to this story.

ROWENA, Ore. –Fire crews made great progress overnight on the Rowena Fire in the Columbia River Gorge. Authorities say everyone who had to evacuate can return home today. About 140 homes were under a Level 3 “go” evacuation but with building containment lines and crews putting out hot spots the fire is now 55 percent …

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Classic Car Show Still On Despite Wildfire

Posted by Steve Leader on August 7, 2014
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One of the year’s biggest events in The Dalles is still scheduled for this weekend.

John Kiser, with the Mid-Columbia Car Club, says the 20th annual “Cruise The Gorge” classic car show is set for Saturday at a city park in The Dalles.

According to Kiser, smoke from a wildfire burning in the Columbia River Gorge is “not as bad …

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Police Search For Missing Man In The Dalles

Posted by Cort Johnson on March 18, 2014
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THE DALLES, Oregon – Police are searching for a man who hasn’t been seen for days.

23-year-old Travis Church was last seen at his home on Saturday night.  Church is an employee for The Dalles 911 dispatch center.

Police officials say he drives a blue 2010 Jeep Rubicon with tinted windows.  The vehicle has Oregon plates 300 DNR.

If you have any information …

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