Stories tagged: Gorge
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 8, 2017, noon
Fire crews make headway on Gorge fires
Fire crews worked alongside two bulldozers to construct fire lines along the Archer Mountain fire in Skamania County on Thursday, which officials estimate was about 6 percent contained.
Fri., Aug. 26, 2016, 12:25 p.m.
Hiker dies in fall at Columbia River Gorge
Authorities say a hiker died after falling from a trail in the Columbia River Gorge east of Portland.
Mon., May 30, 2016, 10:18 a.m.
Wildfire near Gorge Amphitheatre was accidental, authorities say
Grant County officials say a weekend wildfire that burned within three miles of the Gorge Amphitheatre was started when a campfire got out of control.
Fri., March 21, 2014, 5:28 p.m.
Sasquatch! Fourth of July concerts canceled
A second Sasquatch! Music Festival weekend scheduled over the Fourth of July weekend has been canceled due to low ticket sales, promoters announced Friday.
Tue., Nov. 5, 2013
Gorge concert death linked to meth, not ‘molly’
The death of a 21-year-old Gorge concertgoer originally blamed on the club drug “molly” has been linked instead to meth. Patrick D. Witkowski died in June of organ failure due …
Mon., Nov. 4, 2013, 2:09 p.m.
Death at Paradiso due to dehydration, heat and meth, not molly
The death of 21-year-old man at the Gorge Amphitheater in June was not due to the drug “molly,” said Wayne Harris, Chelan County coroner.
Sun., March 24, 2013
Spotlight: GU brings Chihuly to Bing
Renowned glass artist Dale Chihuly will be in Spokane next month in conjunction with an exhibit of his works at Gonzaga University’s Jundt Art Museum. Chihuly will give a free …
Sun., March 17, 2013
Spotlight: Ward repeats as winner at Washington poetry event
Langston Ward, a senior at Mead High School, has repeated his first-place win in a statewide poetry recitation competition. As Washington’s Poetry Out Loud champion, Ward won an expenses-paid trip …