We have an elderly friend whose rental home has been sold and she must move from a place she's occupied for 17 years. We need a couple of extra people who can lift boxes for a few hours one day this weekend, perhaps Sunday or Monday. We'll try to do it early to avoid the [...]
Hello All: just wanted to let you know that there will be a March for Science and Science Fair at Rheingarten Park on Saturday, April 22nd. Science Fair begins at 10 a.m There is a facebook page: http://facebook.com/ScienceMarchWS This will be a family friendly, non-partisan event, bringing our community together to celebrate science You can [...]
Help stop the proposed amendment to allow operation of all atvs on all county-maintained roads with posted speed limits of 35 miles per hour or less. . The proposed amendment will INCREASE TRAFFIC, NOISE, AND TRESPASS. Most of Snowden Road would be open to ATV use - can you imagine the accidents, the slower drive [...]
http://www.klickitatemergencymanagement.com/ Register your phone now Klickitat County Emergency Management purchsed a mass notification system from Everbridge in 2013. As a result we now have the resources to be able to contact all registered participants at one time, or a selection of participants based on their geographic location and even based on their needs. The system is [...]
Hi Folks, Snowden Community Council is meeting tonight November 7, at Cherry Lane fire station. 7:00 pm. Why sit at home in the rain tonight when you can come sit with us?
Hello all. The burn ban is on schedule to end Oct 1. (try burning in this rain!) We All need to be cleaning up our forests and removing anything that can burn around our homes. 30 foot minimum, 100 foot is better. Trees should be thinned and branched up thirteen feet to prepare for next [...]
Hope everyone is in the midst of a great holiday! This Thursday the ANNUAL meeting will be held at 7:00 pm at the newly painted and signed Cherry Lane fire station. I will have some new information on our newly installed fire department water tanks. I'm hoping someone will come that knows about the Forest [...]
Klickitat Fire District #3 has a Facebook page. Please do "Like" it as it may come in handy to spread important information in the event of an emergency. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Klickitat-County-Fire-District-3/207950662559240 For example, recommended evacuation routed, location and direction of travel of fires may get posted here.
Pine Tree Health Workshop: What's killing the pines and what should I do? What: Educational workshop about pine tree health, bark beetle management When: Saturday - February 9, 10:00 am to noon Where: Underwood Community Center, 951 Schoolhouse Rd Underwood WA 98651 This FREE workshop will help area landowners learn about pine health issues and [...]
Forest and tree health workshop 1.12.13 This workshop is Saturday January 11th, and will focus on Bark Beetle damage. If you have noticed the dying pine trees in the area, this may help explain the cause,or causes. For registration and details call the Hood River Extension Office at 541-386-3343.