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The American Academy of Dermatology says that acne is the most common skin condition affecting people. And it isn’t surprising. There are number of causes for acne: heredity, food high in refined sugars or carbohydrates, dirt and bacteria, hormones, cosmetics and medication. Even stress can cause acne.

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County Commission deliberates short term rental rules Monday

After some delay, Hood River County Board of Commissioners is meeting again to deliberate what to do about short term rental (STR) regulations. Following Monday’s public hearing, the board of commissioners will either recommend a course of action to county staff or extend deliberation on the issue to a future meeting.

August 18, 2018 midnight read more..



HRV cheer receives NCA awards at camp

The 2017 fall Hood River Valley High School cheerleaders attended a National Cheerleaders Association “Get Shocked” camp in July, where they received both team and individual awards.

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Hood River News Fourth of July parade 2018
Rock and roll, patriotic music and color guard, and funky dance tunes blended with the beat of horse hooves, cycling stunts, baton twirlers and plenty more sounds and activity in his montage from the 2018 Hood River Independence Day Parade and Jackson Park festivities on July 4. Grand Marshal Lynn Guenther and his wife, Sue, are visible after the color guard and band, and briefly seen is the Musical Entry winner The Wasco Brothers featuring Larry Wyatt on guitar. That’s Jon Cyparski on flute and fellow band mates from Willy and Nelson, who got things going at the park. Cub Scouts and Girl Scouts combined for the flag ceremony with the U.S. Army Band.

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Another Voice: Short-term rentals are not vested in the community

I am writing about the residency requirements for short term rentals (STRs) in Hood River County. Many STRs are owned by non-residents who live elsewhere. Many are second vacation homes; most don’t have permits. The permit application for a STR requires the owner state they live in the house for 30 days or more in a calendar year. If so, a person can have 12 different residences in a calendar year.

August 18, 2018 midnight read more..

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