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 By Charlotte Baker    News    October 14, 2021 

General Election ballots to be mailed

POMEROY–Garfield County voters will receive their ballots for the 2021 General Election this week, according to County Auditor McKinzie Lueck. The vote-by-mail ballots are to be delivered to the...

 
 By Charlotte Baker    News    October 14, 2021 

Four volleyball matches postponed due to COVID

POMEROY–Pirate Volleyball matches for this week and next are temporarily canceled and the majority of the team under COVID quarantine protocols, announced Athletic Director Toddette McGreevy...

 

LCCU celebrates five years on Pomeroy's Main Street

POMEROY–The Lewis Clark Credit Union (LCCU) will celebrate five years of financial service here and invite the community to the bank festivities at 850 Main St., on Friday, October 22 at 9 a.m.–12:30 p.m. and 1–5 p.m. LCCU invites their...

 
 By Naomi Scoggin    News    October 14, 2021 

Internet drop provision will end in December

POMEROY–The Port of Garfield County announced a December 31 deadline for providing drops to new fiber internet hookups in Pomeroy at their October 5 meeting. Drops still in stock afterward will be...

 

Letters to the Editor

To the editor, I was in the hospital with COVID for about six days and was treated by all personnel very well; vaccinated or not. It is a shame that these liberals are demanding all people working in the hospital, get a vaccination. It shouldn’t...

 

HOSPITAL UPDATE

POMEROY–Garfield County Hospital District would like to update everyone regarding the latest COVID-19 numbers, vaccines, and testing. To date, we given 1,806 COVID-19 Vaccines to the community and...

 

COMMUNITY OUTLOOK

Wednesday, Oct 6 Elementary Individual Pictures and High School Retakes Senior Center Meals–Senior Center, 695 W. Main St.–11 a.m. BINGO, Pomeroy Senior Center–1 p.m. Denny Ashby Library–12–6:30 p.m. Denny Ashby Library–Storytime to Go...

 

Candidate profile

Sherry Lynn Ledgerwood has 25 years' experience as a Medical Assistant, including working in reception, lab, direct patient care, I.T., EHR and CMS reporting. Currently holds a Washington CMA...

 

COURT REPORT

Garfield County District Court–Judge Tom Cox September 8, 2021 Ryan J. Carter, of Chehalis, Wash., pleaded guilty to gross misdemeanor Driving While Under the Influence. Carter was sentenced to 98 days jail, must pay $2,146, and must complete a sub...

 

Pomeroy Pioneer Portraits

Ten Years Ago October 12, 2011 Former Pomeroy High School history teacher Dr. Herman Ronnenberg will present a program and book-signing at Denny Ashby Library October 20 and he is looking forward to seeing former peers and students. “Pen and the...

 

HISTORY MYSTERY

There are a number of unidentified portraits in the archives of the Garfield County Musuem...and their identities are unknown. If you know the names of the people in this photo, please contact the...

 

Community Events Calendar

Submit an Event Wednesday, Nov 6 Denny Ashby Library-Pomeroy-12-6:30 p.m. BINGO-Senior Center-After Lunch Evening Star Masonic Lodge No. 30 Meeting, Dick Brown Community Building-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov 7 Pinochle-Senior Center-9 a.m. Pomeroy High... Full story

 

Dixon earns FFA national finalist status

POMEROY–Local FFA member Kendall Dixon was chosen as a National FFA finalist for her Agri-Science fair project; while others honed livestock evaluation skills placing as first-place team. The FFA...

 

Green Ridge Fire remains 61% contained

GARFIELD COUNTY–The Green Ridge Fire within the Wenaha-Tucannon wilderness remains at 61% contained over a 43,694-acre area. The July 7, 2021 lightning-caused fire continues to be minimal, particularly with recent cooler temperatures and some light...

 

Garfield County Museum returns to winter schedule

POMEROY–The Garfield County Museum (GCM) has returned to the winter schedule, Fridays at 1–4 p.m. The museum will also be available for pre-scheduled private, school or visitor tours. The volunteer staff at the GCM enjoyed having students from...

 

Medicare Part D open enrollment

GARFIELD COUNTY–Medicare Part D open enrollment begins October 15, ending December 7. This is the time to come into Aging and Disability Resource Center and look into your options for part D. It is also an idea to check any prescription cost or...

 

Letters to the Editor

To the editor, Pataha Flour Mill would like to congratulate all the hard workers and participants for a wonderful job putting on our Fair this year. With so many hurdles and setbacks in these unsettling times, our Fair was a monument to...

 

COMMUNITY OUTLOOK

Wednesday, Oct 6 Elementary Individual Pictures and High School Retakes Senior Center Meals–Senior Center, 695 W. Main St.–11 a.m. BINGO, Pomeroy Senior Center–1 p.m. Denny Ashby Library–12–6:30 p.m. Denny Ashby Library–Storytime to Go...

 

Pomeroy Pioneer Portraits

Ten Years Ago October 5, 2011 The Peola Road Project is about 70% complete and the road between just south of the city limits and Dutch Flat Road is expected to re-open around Nov. 1. The $4 million construction project started the middle of June...

 

Lady Pirate volleyball player tests positive

POMEROY––A Pomeroy volleyball player has tested positive for covid and the Saturday October 9 volleyball match against Tekoa-Rosalia has been canceled, according to Toddette McGreevy, Athletic... Full story

 

Welcome to the 2021 Garfield County Fair!

POMEROY–The 2021 Garfield County Fair brought crafts, baked goods, vegetables and fruit, livestock, friends, family, visitors and much needed rain to the annual events Sept 17-19. The return of the...

 

Health District to hire new health officer

POMEROY–The Garfield County Health District board of directors hired Daniel Kaminsky, M.D. of Walla Walla as the District health officer. Dr. Kaminsky is a retired OBGYN. The Health District also...

 

County Commissioners sign lease agreement with Richardson Family

POMEROY–After months of negotiation, the Garfield County Board of Commissioners (BOCC) signed a commercial lease agreement with the Richardson Family at its meeting on September 27. The agreement...

 

Port insurance to cover claims in Pataha Fiber Project

POMEROY–The Port of Garfield County Commissioners signed a franchise agreement with Garfield County to ensure that any damage caused to property of the county by the Port’s Pataha fiber internet...

 

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