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Bank of Idaho announces purchase of Dayton HomeStreet Bank

IDAHO FALLS, IDAHO–Bank of Idaho Holding Co. (OTCQX: BOID), the holding company for Bank of Idaho, announced it has entered into a purchase agreement with Seattle-based HomeStreet, Inc. (NASDAQGS: HMST) to acquire an eastern Washington branch...

 
 By Loyal Baker    News    June 16, 2022

Dayton woman fatally injured in mishap at Transfer Station

DAYTON–A 63-year-old Dayton woman was fatally injured in an accident at the Columbia County Transfer Station here Thursday, June 9. Kathy R. Dupont was pronounced dead at Dayton General Hospital...

 
 By Melissa Gemmell    News    June 16, 2022

Special Meeting County Engineer dismissed

DAYTON– Following an executive session to discuss personnel on June 13, County Commissioners approved action for separation of employment for cause with County Engineer Jeremy Weiland, effective...

 
 By Loyal Baker    News    June 16, 2022

All Wheels Is Back!

DAYTON–A year after throngs converged on Main Street here for a semi-post-pandemic get-together for all things circumferential, the 28th All Wheels Weekend 2022 Car Show is careening full throttle...

 

Quote of the Week

“You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.” – Indira Gandhi... Full story

 

Guest Commentary

Growing population plus transition to electric vehicles mean Northwest dams are needed now more than ever OLYMPIA–Kris Johnson, president of the Association of Washington Business, issued the following statement on the release of the Murray-Inslee...

 

Letters to the Editor

Editor’s note: Due to space constraints this letter was not published last week. To the editor, The Betsy Ross flag is a reconstructed early design for the flag of the United States and has red stripes outermost and stars arranged in a circle....

 
 By Melissa Gemmell    News    June 16, 2022

Sheriff states policy in case of active shooter

DAYTON-The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office released a statement declaring their policy in the event the community has an active threat or shooter emergency as defined as one of more persons...

 

High School National Honor Society

DAYTON–High School National Honor Society, left, Mikel Vance, Sage Kilts, Wyntr McCauley, Ashley Essency, Sarah Shutters, Hudson Reser, Logan Berg, and Grace Trump, gave the visitor's bleachers at...

 

At The Theater

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, unlocks the Multiverse and pushes its boundaries further than ever before. Journey into the unknown with Doctor Strange, who, with the help of mystical allies both old and new, traverses the mind-bending...

 

Pastor's Corner

The father-in-law was shocked when his son-in-law entered his home, placed the pieces of a carburetor on a newspaper on his dining room table, asked for help, and quickly exited the house. Neither man had put a carburetor together before but the...

 

Senior Round Table

Thur, Jun 16: BBQ Chicken, Baked Beans, Carrots, Coleslaw, Brownie, Juice, Milk Tue, Jun 21: Beef Lasagna, Mix Veggies, Garlic Bread, Caesar Salad, Watermelon, Milk Thur, Jun 23: Alice Springs Chicken, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Stewed Tomatoes, Salad,...

 

Columbia County Events & Meetings

Wed, Jun 15 Library–10 a.m.–5 p.m. Discovery Kids–Dayton Library–10 a.m. Historic Depot–11 a.m.–4 p.m. Boldman House, 410 N. First St.–11 a.m.–4 p.m. School Board Meeting–High School Auditorium–6 p.m. Thurs, Jun 16 Senior Center...

 

From the Dayton Chronicle archives

Ten Years Ago June 12, 2012 The premier car show of the Northwest will impress entrants and public alike and it gets underway Friday, June 14 as vendors setting on the Courthouse lawn and along Main Street. Chuck James is to “Show and shine” his...

 
 By Melissa Gemmell    News    June 16, 2022

Port Commission to review Comprehensive Plan

DAYTON-Port of Columbia Commissioners toured Lyons Ferry Marina before reviewing the Comprehensive Plan at the meeting June 8. Port Commissioners Genie Crowe and Seth Bryan toured Port asset Lyons...

 

Jace Grende Fundraiser June 25

A fundraising pulled-pork dinner and silent auction is set for 4-6 p.m. Saturday, June 25 at the Waitsburg Lions Building at the Waitsburg Fairgrounds. Jace Grende, the young son of Bradley and Abby Grende of Waitsburg, was recently diagnosed with...

 

Death Notice

Jerry Lou Yockey Jerry Lou Yockey, age 90, passed away on June 12, 2022. Baxter Black Baxter Black, cowboy poet whose weekly column, “On the Edge of Common Sense” appeared in the Dayton Chronicle in recent years, died June 10, 2022, at his home...

 

1910 Pullman Company coach

This 1910 Pullman Company coach is dubbed the Abraham Lincoln, not because the sixteenth president ever traveled in it, but because his son, Robert Todd Lincoln, was president of the Pullman Company...

 

Students of the Month

DAYTON–Congratulations to the following Middle School Students of the Month for APRIL. From left to right, Tristen Rennacker, eighth grade; Layla Booth, seventh grade; and Hunter Griffen, sixth...

 
 By Loyal Baker    News    June 16, 2022

CORRECTION

In the Dayton Chronicle print edition of June 16, we mistakenly reported the time and date of the 2022 All Wheels Weekend Demo Derby. The crashing and smashing will get underway at 5 p.m. on... Full story

 

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