FISH Food Bank Building Project is the recipient of a $40,000 grant from the community grant program of The Oregon Community Foundation to assist in the construction of a new distribution center and warehouse in Hood River.
On Thanksgiving morning the Youth of Heart of Hospice/YoHOHs arrived at the Hood River Care Center bringing dozens of assorted carnations and carringing signs that read Happy Thanksgiving for the resident.
The Hood River Warming Shelter works to ensure that homeless families and individuals have a warm and safe shelter during the dangerously cold winter months here in Hood River and the Columbia Gorge, according to Immanual Lutheran Pastor Jeff Mueller.
Admission to the Oregon History Museum at the Oregon Historical Society will be free Dec. 14, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., with activities from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
In December 1969 my 19-year-old brother came home for Christmas in a green Pontiac Firebird. That same year, my friend Florence’s brother came home from Vietnam in a body bag.
Missoula Children’s Theatre and Parkdale Elementary School students are teaming up to perform a fun version of “Robinson Crusoe.”
Oregon State University Extension Services has had a presence in the community for many decades, but OSU has decided to bring its Open Campus program to the Columbia Gorge as well.
Cooper Camp coming soon; Wrestling community says thanks; Gorge Roller Girls bout Jan. 12
Going from the largest to one of the smallest lineups in recent years, the Hood River Valley High School swim team is gearing up for what is expected to be a tough season.
‘Share the Warmth’ at Windermere; more
Once again, Bryan Mason’s bowling skills are in the limelight as he posted the top score in town last week.
Tea Party mission; Much ado about nothing; Right idea, wrong subject
The idea of a thorough, methodical review of parking needs and practices in downtown Hood River is a great idea (story, page A1).
And the walkin’ man walks …”
Ron Rogers plays Dec. 14; more
Meeting scheduled Dec. 17 at Wy’east
The public is invited to a public meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 17, from 6-8 p.m. in the Wy’east Middle School Performing Arts Center to learn more about a project to plan for the future of the Odell area.
Restoration project is now complete after renovation of the 1918 viaduct
Renovation of the Historic Columbia River Highway and the viaduct surrounding the Vista House has been completed and one of the state’s most popular tourist attractions is fully open.
The Thanksgiving blood drive at Hood River Elks yielded 82 total pints of blood donated, just shy of the goal of 84, said coordinator Margo Parker.
Residents of Providence Brookside Manor’s Memory Care unit were evacuated after a water pipe broke early Monday morning, a result of freezing temperatures.
Citing the rising costs of doing business, Hood River Garbage has asked the Hood River County Board of Commissioners to approve a rate increase for its county customers.