Stories for June 2012


Saturday, June 30


Editorial: Not if, but when during fire season

July 4 brings the five-year anniversary of the Frankton fire, in fact. With July 4 comes the double-whammy of dry ground fuels and fireworks. Don’t be deceived by the Ranger District fire danger level pointing to “low” and the green section of the highway sign.

June 30, 2012 noon read more..

Saturday, June 2

Great Story: Gump-tion wins Mr. HRV

Story Heath-McKee channeled the geek in all of us on his way to Mr. HRV victory Thursday. The Hood River Valley High School senior used his lanky 6-2 frame and short-cropped hair to evoke the spirit of Forrest Gump, made famous by Tom Hanks in the 1994 Oscar-winning film.

June 2, 2012 noon read more..


Information from the News and our advertisers (Want to add your business to this to this feed?)