Thanks for getting the great photos into the paper following the Fourth of July parade. Team Happy Wheels will be riding again and I will be hosting a table on Aug. 5 at the Gorge Grown Farmers Market and I am inviting all children to come ride their bikes to the event.July 27, 2010 4:55 p.m. read more..
For both humanitarian and tactical reasons, the senseless killing of innocent civilians in Afghanistan disturbs us. But we would be equally concerned with the senseless killing of our own soldiers — epitomized by what recently happened in the hamlet of Wanat on the mountainous eastern border.July 27, 2010 4:55 p.m. read more..
It’s summer, and that means it’s barbecue season.July 27, 2010 12:58 p.m. read more..
Swatting away blackberry bushes and other overgrown bushes I could only wonder if I had picked the right trail when I decided to hike Hood River Mountain. I couldn’t see anything other than crowding bushes and trees, which thankfully were shielding me from the wind roaring past overhead.July 27, 2010 9:56 a.m. read more..
The Hood River 9-10 All-Stars softball team took second place at the state tournament in Hood River this week.July 27, 2010 9:54 a.m. read more..
Hood River resident attends D.C. ceremonyJuly 26, 2010 3:45 p.m. read more..
It’s a crisp March morning, and with recent rains raising the water temperature a few degrees, Bob Edwards and Megan Heinrich have their work cut out for them. Fish activity tends to pick up as water temps increase in the spring, and with winter steelhead running strong this season, the two Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife employees will be working fish for most of the day. With fishermen lining the banks of the Hood River from just below the Powerdale trap where Edwards and Heinrich work, to the mouth at the Columbia, the two get a sneak peak at what the early risers with rods and reels are hoping to hook into.July 26, 2010 3:43 p.m. read more..
When Mark Hudon was 18, he visited Yosemite National Park from his home state of New Hampshire. As a young climber, Hudon’s trip out west was something that changed his life, and the granite monolith called El Capitan was the catalyst.July 26, 2010 3:37 p.m. read more..
A suspected drunk driver jumped into the Columbia River just before dawn July 4 to allegedly evade field sobriety tests.July 26, 2010 3:20 p.m. read more..
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