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‘Vino & Fido’ June 24

Join Hood River Adopt A Dog for Vino & Fido, held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, June 24 at Wy’east Vineyards, 3189 Highway 35.

June 23, 2018 midnight read more..

City announces parking restrictions

On Friday, June 29, the City of Hood River and Beam Excavating will be griding the asphalt surface of all roads disturbed by the recent water line project, said a press release.

June 23, 2018 midnight read more..

NORCOR makes policy change

In April, the regional jail stopped a practice of honoring immigration detainers for local arrestees, citing, in part, “local community concern and opposition” to housing immigration detainees.

June 23, 2018 midnight read more..

Port proposes bridge timeline

The Port Commission hosted a work session Tuesday to continue discussing issues surrounding a plan that could replace the Hood River-White Salmon Interstate Bridge by 2025.

June 23, 2018 midnight read more..


HRVHS recommends new Athletic Director

The Hood River County School District has announced that Trent Kroll has been recommended as the hire for the open position of Hood River Valley High School athletic director.

June 23, 2018 midnight read more..

HRVHS 2017-18 sports recap

Hood River Valley High School athletes brought home not one, not two, not three, but four state titles this past high school sports season.

June 23, 2018 midnight read more..

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Gorge Sinfonietta '1812 Overture' finale
Columbia Gorge Orchestra Association’s “By Request” concerts May 18 and 20 at Wy’East Middle School Performing Arts Center featured Gorge Sinfonietta with mountain dulcimer virtuoso Stephen Seifert of Nashville performing music director and conductor Mark Steighner’s debut of Concerto #2 for Mountain Dulcimer and Orchestra. In the video, watch as the orchestra provides an usual twist: at intermission, concertgoers were issued paper bags and prior to the concert finale, Tchaikovsky’s “1812 Overture”, Steighner gave the audience instructions for inflating and then popping the bags in time for the cascading explosions in the famed “cannon” climax. The final event in the CGOA season is “Chicago: The Musical” opening June 8 at Bingen Theater (

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Yesteryears: Sailboarding big in 1988

Any doubts that sailboarding is having a major economic impact on the Columbia River Gorge should be allayed quickly by the latest regional study on this popular sport, related in draft form Thursday night by a University of Oregon research team

June 20, 2018 midnight read more..



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