The Dalles, Oregon

What is The Dalles, Oregon known for?


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was measured at above the "low water mark," and there were more flooding worries. This raised the level of the Columbia River and nearly flooded The Dalles (The Dalles, Oregon), a city on the Columbia.


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, the former child-care facilities of the Mission were leased to the Sundown M Corporation. Using the registered cattle brand of the Mission (from the years it owned cattle) the Sundown M Ranch, began serving recovering alcoholics in 1968. Keith Watkins, ''A Visible Sign of God's Presences: A History of the Yakama Christian Mission'' (Nashville, Polar Star Press, 2009) Pacific Power & Light Company first brought electricity to the community in 1928. The White


fishing site

of endemic wildflowers thrives throughout the gorge. History The gorge has supported human habitation for over 13,000 years. Evidence of the Folsom (Folsom tradition) and Marmes people, who crossed the Bering land bridge from Asia, were found in archaeological dig (archaeology)s. Excavations near Celilo Falls, a few miles east of The Dalles (The Dalles, Oregon), show humans have occupied this salmon-fishing site for more than


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:''This page is about the city in Oregon. For the nearby geological formation called The Dalles, see Celilo Falls. For other uses see Dalles (disambiguation).'' 200px thumb Former Emporium in Ontario, Oregon (Image:Emporium.JPG). right In 1972, Troutman's Emporium acquired two Alexander's store in Springfield (Springfield, Oregon) and Florence, Oregon. Dallas Troutman previously worked there over 20 years before at Alexander's working stock and sweeping floors. The next 13 years were years of major expansion and by 1985, Troutman's Emporium was 13 store chain. In 1986, Troutman's Emporium acquired six Quisenberry stores in Oregon and Idaho. For the next two years Troutman's Emporium opened 5 stores including a store in Chico, California. In 1988, Emporium acquired a J.C. Penney store in Nampa, Idaho at the Karcher Mall. In 1999, Troutman's Emporium was in merger talks with Lamonts but it fell through Lamonts Terminates Takeover Talks with Troutman's . In 2000, Ron Schiff was hired as the new president and CEO of Troutman's Emporium. Ron Schiff added six new stores in fall 2000 including stores in Aberdeen, Washington, Brookings, Oregon, The Dalles, Oregon, Elko, Nevada Winnemucca, Nevada and Cottage Grove, Oregon. Early life Zenas Ferry Moody was born on May 27, 1832, in Granby, Massachusetts, to Thomas Hovey and Hannah Ferry. Corning, Howard M. ''Dictionary of Oregon History''. Binfords & Mort Publishing, 1956. The family immigrated to Oregon Territory in 1851, traveling the Isthmus of Panama route. Moody was a surveyor and store keeper in Brownsville, Oregon until moving to Illinois in 1856. He then returned to Oregon in 1862 when he settled in The Dalles (The Dalles, Oregon). At The Dalles he set up a general store and was responsible for surveying the Umatilla Indian Reservation. Then in 1865 he organized the Oregon & Montana Transportation Company. During his time in The Dalles he was a major shipper of Oregon wool from Eastern Oregon . - The Dalles (The Dalles, Oregon) Wasco (Wasco County, Oregon) OR City 45.595ºN 121.179ºW -


scenic beauty

and steady winds, scenic beauty, and its role as an important transportation link.


published featuring

by members of the community before moving westward through the Columbia Gorge. Construction of The Dalles Dam in 1957 submerged the Long Narrows and Celilo Falls. In 1963, Ken Kesey's novel ''One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (novel))'' was published featuring the narrator, Chief, who is from The Dalles.


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:''This page is about the city in Oregon. For the nearby geological formation called The Dalles, see Celilo Falls. For other uses see Dalles (disambiguation).'' North American '''area code 541''' covers all of Oregon, except the northwest part of the state. Its service area includes the cities of Eugene (Eugene, Oregon), Springfield (Springfield, Oregon), Corvallis (Corvallis, Oregon), Albany (Albany, Oregon), Medford (Medford, Oregon), Bend (Bend, Oregon), Ashland (Ashland, Oregon), The Dalles (The Dalles, Oregon), and Pendleton (Pendleton, Oregon), as well as the coastal region from Lincoln County (Lincoln County, Oregon) to the Californian border. It began its split from area code 503 on November 5, 1995, and finished June 30, 1996. It is overlaid with '''area code 458''', effective February 10, 2010. The Mitchell Point Tunnel was a prominent feature of the Columbia River Highway, now known as the Historic Columbia River Highway. This famous roadway stretched 125 miles (200&


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, Saul. "Hiding in Plain Sight, Google Seeks More Power." ''New York Times.'' June 14, 2006. Retrieved on October 15, 2008. The site was chosen to take advantage of inexpensive hydroelectric power, and to tap into the region's large surplus (dark fiber) of fiber optic cable, a remnant of the dot-com boom. A blueprint of the site has appeared in print. Strand, Ginger. " http


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:''This page is about the city in Oregon. For the nearby geological formation called The Dalles, see Celilo Falls. For other uses see Dalles (disambiguation).'' The Dalles · Google Data Centers. Google.com. Retrieved on June 4, 2012. Top employers As of 2012, the top 15 employers in The Dalles according to the Mid-Columbia Economic Development District report on "Largest Employers in Wasco County" are: class "wikitable" - ! # ! Employer ! # of Employees - 1 Mid-Columbia Medical Center 915 - 2 North Wasco County School District 360 - 3 Oregon Cherry Growers 275 - 4 State of Oregon (Government of Oregon) 243 - 5 Fred Meyer 230 - 6 Oregon Veteran's Home 208 - 7 Columbia Gorge Community College 200 - 8

, Oregon , on the Columbia River, approximately 80 miles from Portland (Portland, Oregon). Codenamed "Project 02", the $600 million Google "The Dalles, Oregon Data Center" Retrieved on January 3, 2011. complex was built in 2006 and is approximately the size of two football (American football) fields, with cooling towers four stories high. Markoff, John; Hansell


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- thumb (File:Oregon Area Codes 541 & 458.PNG) North American '''area code 541''' covers all of Oregon, except the northwest part of the state. Its service area includes the cities of Eugene (Eugene, Oregon), Springfield (Springfield, Oregon), Corvallis (Corvallis, Oregon), Albany (Albany, Oregon), Medford (Medford, Oregon), Bend (Bend, Oregon), Ashland (Ashland, Oregon), The Dalles (The Dalles, Oregon), and Pendleton, Oregon

not receive the $100. However, the community was supportive of Equi's actions. The whip became the subject of a raffle, and the proceeds, exceeding $100, were granted to the two women. 200px thumb Former Emporium in Ontario, Oregon (Image:Emporium.JPG). right In 1972, Troutman's Emporium acquired two Alexander's store in Springfield (Springfield, Oregon) and Florence, Oregon. Dallas Troutman previously worked there over 20 years before

The Dalles, Oregon

'''The Dalles''' in ''voyageur (voyageurs)'' French used to refer to rapids), which was used by the French-Canadian (French Canadian) employees of the North West Company to refer to the rapids of the Columbia River between the present-day city and Celilo Falls. Also in the same area was the Petite Dalles or Little Dalles, or Short Narrows. The population was 13,620 at the 2010 census (2010 United States Census).

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