If you contact Concordia Lutheran Church in Hood River or Bethany Lutheran Church in The Dalles and ask for “Pastor Jesse,” you’ll now need to get a bit more specific.October 29, 2016 midnight read more..
If you contact Concordia Lutheran Church in Hood River or Bethany Lutheran Church in The Dalles and ask for “Pastor Jesse,” you’ll now need to get a bit more specific.October 29, 2016 midnight read more..
It can be a great feeling to deck the halls early and be ready for Christmas ahead of time. Plan now to shop at the annual “Pre-Christmas Sale” at Hood River Valley Christian Church, 975 Indian Creek Road. The doors will be open Saturday, Nov. 5 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 6 from noon to 3 p.m.October 29, 2016 midnight read more..
Grab 10 wins or more? Check (make it 11).October 29, 2016 midnight read more..
Visit the Hood River Library’s reading room on Nov. 2 at 7 p.m. to hear Peter Marbach discuss his work and show his photographs about the wild portion of the Columbia River. Marbach will also give a brief update on his entire Columbia River project. His work can be seen throughout the month of November in Library Lane.October 29, 2016 midnight read more..
Community conversations about elders, aging and caregiving, sponsored by the Aging in the Gorge Alliance (Alianza de la Tercera Edad), were launched Oct. 22 with a “World Café” attended by 50 people from nearly all Gorge communities.October 29, 2016 midnight read more..
No. 8 HRV (23-4, 8-1 Columbia River Conference) will host No. 9 Ashland (12-6, 10-4 Midwestern League) in a first-round OSAA playoff game Saturday, Oct. 29 at 3 p.m. at Vannet Court at Hood River Valley High School.October 29, 2016 midnight read more..
Hood River Valley Speech and Debate team sent its advanced travel team to two tournaments this month. Ruby Patterson won second place in Poetry and Mason Leavitt won fourth place in Prose Reading at the Jerry Hudson Invitational tournament at Willamette University on Oct. 22.October 29, 2016 midnight read more..
In their inaugural season in 2014, they didn’t win a game.October 29, 2016 midnight read more..
Detective Hanratty (Jasper Krehbiel) discusses a lead with fellow detectives Branton (Cooper Case), Cod (Kelsey Stewart) and Dollar (Sam Hannigan, not pictured) in the Hood River Valley High School fall musical performance of “Catch Me If You Can."October 29, 2016 midnight read more..
ODOT is preparing to keep “Columbia Gorge Express” rolling, and to extend the bus route to Hood River.October 29, 2016 midnight read more..
Award winning author Brian Doyle will speak at Riverside Church on Oct. 30 during the 10:30 a.m. worship service.October 29, 2016 midnight read more..
Jennifer Ringlbauer and Bertha GallagherOctober 28, 2016 12:28 p.m. read more..
Mary Hoyt and Manuel ZamudioOctober 28, 2016 12:27 p.m. read more..
In the wake of the Wasco County Planning Commission’s recent 5-2 decision to approve Union Pacific Railroad’s proposed double-tracking project in the Mosier area, a total of three appeals have been filed — including one from the railroad itself.October 26, 2016 midnight read more..
Hood River Liquor closed its doors last Saturday night, but only until 9 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 24.October 26, 2016 midnight read more..
Representatives on both sides of Oregon Ballot Measure 97, as well as candidates for state and federal offices, squared off Monday at a voter forum in Hood River.October 26, 2016 midnight read more..
Despite torrential downpours and high-wind gusts that lead to cancellation of high school sports transportation the weekend before last, the Mount Hood Pony Club (MHPC) competed at the Oregon Equestrian Center for the annual Oregon Region Show-jump rally, and brought home impressive results.October 26, 2016 midnight read more..
One of the HRV football team’s last, best chances to grab a win this season failed to materialize Friday night as the Eagles (0-8, 0-6 Special District 1) fell to a motivated Mountain View Cougars (5-3, 3-3) squad that was fighting for a postseason berth. The Cougars used a productive third quarter to pull away from HRV, defeating the Eagles 40-13 in Bend.October 26, 2016 midnight read more..
Chocolate lovers will be able to indulge Sunday, Nov. 6 at Springhouse Cellars, tasting from dozens of bite size morsels, all for a good cause.October 26, 2016 midnight read more..
Rating pFriem Family Brewing as producing “some of the best Belgian-style beers west of the Mississippi — and good IPAs, too,” The Oregonian newspaper last week gave the four-year-old Hood River Brewery its number one spot in its list of top 10 breweries in Oregon. Pfriem, is the only Gorge brewery on the list. Breakside, Barley Brown, Deschutes and The Commons rounded out the top five.October 26, 2016 midnight read more..
He was a 25-year-old man who challenged FDR.October 26, 2016 midnight read more..
Plans to sponsor a trailer-house colony as one means of meeting the present housing shortage in the Hood River area fell short of gaining approval of the city council after an investigation.October 26, 2016 midnight read more..
Mary Stinson, Wilma Bolton, Kathleen Coffey, Thomas Pierce and Evelyn HelsethOctober 25, 2016 12:30 p.m. read more..
Tim Counihan, Kate McBride, Megan Saunders and Mark ZanmillerOctober 22, 2016 midnight read more..
Professional endurance runner Jax Mariash Koudele of Hood River became the female champion and fourth overall finisher at the Global 4 Deserts race series stop in Chile (known as the Atacama Crossing) on Oct. 8. The Chile stop is the fourth of five for Koudele this fiscal year to become the first woman in the world to complete the series Grand Slam Plus.October 22, 2016 midnight read more..
<strong>Halloween Happenings</strong> There’s plenty of fun to be had for Halloween — and before — all around the Gorge. Here are a few themed events taking place next weekend:October 22, 2016 midnight read more..
For the past six years, hundreds of local volunteers have provided services to our neighbors who are homeless through the Hood River Warming Shelter.October 22, 2016 midnight read more..
Senior Night sparks flew during the Eagles’ final home game of the regular season Tuesday at Henderson Community Stadium, where the top-ranked HRV boys soccer team (11-0-2, 5-0 Columbia River Conference) defeated No. 5 Hermiston (9-3-1, 3-2) 4-2.October 22, 2016 midnight read more..
HRV water polo experienced a rare double loss Monday at Reynolds. The girls lost 12-11 in sudden death, double overtime. The boys fell 14-11 in regulation.October 22, 2016 midnight read more..
It took a late effort by senior midfielder Mona Diaz to put the Eagles over the top, but for the seventh season in a row, the HRV girls soccer team has won the Columbia River Conference title, shutting out Hermiston 1-0 Tuesday evening on the road for the honor. It was HRV’s sixth consecutive win.October 22, 2016 midnight read more..
The Horizon Christian soccer team is all set to play North Clackamas Christian in the semifinal round of the championship bracket of the 1A playoffs.October 22, 2016 midnight read more..
Ellyn Kane, George Kimball, Kenneth Leibham and Barbara PinkOctober 21, 2016 11:32 a.m. read more..
Louise Neitch and Betty JohnsonOctober 21, 2016 11:22 a.m. read more..
Bungee has been selected by volunteers as Adopt A Dog’s adoptable pet of the week.October 19, 2016 midnight read more..
Backers of a hotel add-on at DeeTour, a proposed concert venue in the upper valley, have challenged Planning Commission’s decision to deny the project.October 19, 2016 midnight read more..
Calling it “a disease that touches all of us,” Deputy District Attorney Carrie Rasmussen told her own family’s story of domestic abuse, as keynote speaker at the Helping Hands Against Violence candlelight vigil Oct. 12 at Georgiana Smith Gardens.October 19, 2016 midnight read more..
The National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced Hood River Valley High School seniors Douglas Asai and Pico Sankari as Commended Students in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program. A letter of Commendation from the school and NMSC, which conducts the program has been presented to these scholastically talented seniors.October 19, 2016 midnight read more..
Julia Skwarczynski and Abby Walker, two Hood River Valley High School seniors, have been selected as this school year’s first Elks Students of the Month. Both were presented checks for $100 in recognition of their volunteer efforts and achievements at school during last week’s lodge meeting.October 19, 2016 midnight read more..
Eagle volleyball took on The Dalles Tuesday in what was Eagles’ Senior Night (results too late for press time), and is looking ahead to its first playoff game, at home on Oct. 29. It earned home court advantage last week by winning the Columbia River Conference title.October 19, 2016 midnight read more..
The weather and the playoff picture remain a bit cloudy for the Horizon Christian School Hawks soccer team.October 19, 2016 midnight read more..
Hood River Valley Swim Team Osprey hosted its annual Harvest of Gold Swim Meet, sponsored by ERS / Your Rental and Party Centers last weekend at the Hood River Aquatic Center. Oregon Swimming Official Stan Benson celebrated 40 years of officiating in Oregon Swimming at the meet.October 19, 2016 midnight read more..
I’m voting yes on Measure 97 because:October 19, 2016 midnight read more..
With an official trip last Tuesday of Forest Service officials and commissioners from Multnomah and Hood River counties over the new Cooper’s Spur Road, the completion of this important mountain road is now conceded.October 19, 2016 midnight read more..
The Friends of the White Salmon Community Library invites the public to a community discussion of the KOOBDOOGA: Community Reads featured book, “The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.”October 19, 2016 midnight read more..
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) will honor the Columbia Gorge Region, Oregon and Washington at its RWJF Culture of Health Prize National Celebration and Learning Event this weekend at its headquarters in Princeton, N.J.October 19, 2016 midnight read more..
Florine Carpenter, Eldon Cates, Lois Johnson, Dan Petroff and Barbara BaconOctober 18, 2016 12:16 p.m. read more..
Fall harvests make the Hood River Farmers’ Market more abundant than ever with tomatoes, kale, beets, squash, onions, apples, pears, and more. The market continues every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. through Nov. 19, in the Fifth and Columbia parking lot across from Full Sail.October 15, 2016 midnight read more..
Rep. Mark Johnson (R-Hood River) has gathered more campaign funds than his competitor, Odell Democrat Mark Reynolds, in the hotly contested Oregon House District 52 race.October 15, 2016 midnight read more..
In our community we have known, seen, or heard about someone who has suffered from breast cancer.October 15, 2016 midnight read more..
Niko has been selected by volunteers as Adopt A Dog’s adoptable pet of the week.October 15, 2016 midnight read more..
Does it feel like some people are just born happy? That’s because they are. But after hundreds of scientific studies on happiness, we now know that at least 40 percent of our happiness is in our own control. What’s more, it can be boosted by a few key habits.October 15, 2016 midnight read more..
Hood River County Administrator Jeff Hecksel has begun to settle into the county’s top post.October 15, 2016 midnight read more..
In spite of the increasingly stringent standards set forth in the health care industry, One Community Health (OCH) recently learned it’s being recognized for its ongoing commitment to excellence, thanks to a sizeable award from Health and Human Services (HHS).October 15, 2016 midnight read more..
Heavy rains and high winds could make for hazardous travel conditions in the days ahead.October 15, 2016 midnight read more..
Doug’s, Double Mountain Brewery, Roxy and Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital are sponsoring the premier of the women’s snowboarding movie, “Full Moon,” Oct. 19 at Double Mountain from 6-9 p.m. Admission is free, and the first 50 will receive a free gift.October 15, 2016 midnight read more..
The Hood River Valley High School boys water polo team clinched a spot in the state championships with a win over Hillsboro last week.October 15, 2016 midnight read more..
Hood River Valley Girls Water Polo took a key match from the 6A powerhouse Barlow Bruins Tuesday,October 15, 2016 midnight read more..
Another Columbia River Conference title is within the grasp of the Hood River Valley High School’s girls soccer team — if it wins its next game, Tuesday at Hermiston (3-1 CRC).October 15, 2016 midnight read more..
Different people have different ideas about what they want and expect from leaders. Society’s understanding of what constitutes leadership is shaped by the behavior and appearance of the people we call “leaders.”October 15, 2016 midnight read more..
Last weekend Logsdon Farmhouse Ales received a bronze medal for Cerasus, Belgian Style Red Ale with cherries, at the 2016 Great American Beer Festival held in Denver, Colo. This is the second medal for Cerasus, which was honored with a Gold Medal at the 2014 World Beer Cup. The 2016 GABF competition was by far the largest beer competition ever held with over 7,200 entries from all 50 states. “The competitions get more challenging with hundreds of new breweriesOctober 15, 2016 midnight read more..
Gorge Ecumenical Ministries (GEM), an interfaith organization composed of representatives from area faith communities and churches, invites community members to attend voter forums in White Salmon and Hood River this month for political candidates.October 15, 2016 midnight read more..
Mt. Hood Meadows and the Hood River County School District have partnered to provide every fifth grader in the district a day of physical education on the mountain.October 15, 2016 midnight read more..
The Garden Club has adopted one of the beds on the museum grounds, funding its renovation.October 15, 2016 midnight read more..
On Saturday, Oct. 22 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Skyline Hospital in White Salmon will be accepting unused or expired medications at its main entrance located at 211 Skyline Drive. The service is free and all medications will be accepted with no questions asked. Needles and syringes will not be taken, but can be disposed of at all Klickitat County transfer stations if delivered in the approved containers.October 14, 2016 2:05 p.m. read more..
Terry Fletcher and Sean KennedyOctober 14, 2016 11:55 a.m. read more..
Gorge Fruit and Craft Fair, presented by Griffith Motors, arrives Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 15-16, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Hood River County Fairgrounds, 3020 Wy’east Road, near the community of Odell. Admission and parking are free.October 12, 2016 midnight read more..
Soroptimist International of Hood River and Mt. Adams are looking for five Gorge area women who are heads of households to receive $1,500 Live Your Dream Awards to continue their education. Applications are now available at the White Salmon Library and the Hood River Library. The applications are due by Dec. 1.October 12, 2016 midnight read more..
Recently, I had to write an obituary for one of my closest friends, Bette Johnson. I followed the guide from the funeral home and from this newspaper, dutifully including the facts — date and place of her birth, age at her passing (93), names of her parents and those relatives that survive herOctober 12, 2016 midnight read more..
Like Banquo’s ghost, the matter of the county librarian’s salary bobbed up again at the meeting held Monday by the County Court and City Council to pass on the budget submitted by the Library Board.October 12, 2016 midnight read more..
October is Fall Car Care Month. Why not take a little time to be car care aware and make sure your vehicle is ready for the harsh winter weather ahead? Taking a few simple steps now can save you the headaches and cost of an emergency break-down later, says the Car Care Council.October 12, 2016 midnight read more..
A double dose of classic stories forms the third annual radio theater production at Columbia Center for the Arts, with faithful takes on the classic stories “The Maltese Falcon” and “Casablanca.”October 12, 2016 midnight read more..
Tiny aircraft swooped through hoops and raced through the sky at Barrett Park Saturday.October 12, 2016 midnight read more..
Declare the second Monday in October as Indigenous Peoples’ Day in the City of Hood River and encourage other institutions to recognize the DayOctober 12, 2016 midnight read more..
Mount Adams Parks and Recreation District (MAPARD) sponsored a community meeting on Sept. 27 to discuss potential support of developing safe, legal access to Lyle’s sandbar. County Commissioner Dave Sauter led the forum, which took place at the Lyle Lions Club off State Route 14.October 12, 2016 midnight read more..
Headlines in the Hood River News eight years ago told of a homeless person who froze to death on a sidewalk in Hood River. This became a wake-up call for a group of people connected to GEM (Gorge Ecumenical Ministries). The Hood River Warming Shelter Steering committee was formed and the Warming Shelter opened in December 2012.October 12, 2016 midnight read more..
The HRV football team’s slim chance at obtaining a playoff berth was reduced to none over the weekend thanks to the Redmond Panthers, who pummeled the Eagles’ defensive line with an unstoppable ground attack that gave the former Intermountain Conference team a 48-20 victory during HRV’s homecoming game Friday night.October 12, 2016 midnight read more..
Tents cover most of the grounds at Hood River Harvest Fest, so the forecasted rainy weather will only slightly dampen one of the community’s biggest events.October 12, 2016 midnight read more..
Reconciliation and remembrance were held forth along with gifts in Monday’s first ever Indigenous People Day in Hood River, attended by about 70 people at Overlook Memorial Park.October 12, 2016 midnight read more..
Fall is here and the Mount Hood Snowboard Team is gearing up for another season of competition and travel that culminates at USASA Nationals in Copper Mountain, Colo. The kids compete in half pipe, bordercross and slopestyle competitions.October 11, 2016 1:56 p.m. read more..
Registration for Community Ed youth basketball programs is open now. Opportunities are available for grades 1-8.October 11, 2016 1:45 p.m. read more..
Vernon Picking, Scott Burnett, Arthur Buether, Jennifer Ringlbauer and Vivian PaulOctober 11, 2016 1:35 p.m. read more..
In connection with the month-long KOOBDOOGA: Community Reads 2016 project, the Friends of the White Salmon Valley Community Library invite the public to view the 60-minute PBS American Experience film “The Boys of ’36” (2016) on Saturday, Oct. 15 at 2 p.m. in the library’s Sprint/Baker Gallery. Introduction and remarks will be made by Helen James, former competitive rower and gold medal winner in the US Rowing Masters National Championships.October 11, 2016 10:14 a.m. read more..
A Hood River man accused of dealing heroin was arrested Wednesday at his motorhome in the Post Canyon Drive area.October 8, 2016 midnight read more..
More than 4,750 fresh-hop beer lovers came to Hood River on Sept. 24 for the 13th annual Hood River Hops Fest, the Pacific Northwest’s largest fresh-hop beer festival. A total of 49 Oregon, Washington and California breweries — the most ever to be featured at Hood River Hops Fest — participated, with 63 original seasonal fresh-hop beers on tap.October 8, 2016 midnight read more..
HRVAC will hold a flu shot clinic Oct. 14 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Documents needed are now available at the front desk and can be filled out prior to receiving the immunization. There is no charge for those who have Medicare or insurance.October 8, 2016 midnight read more..
The HRV boys water polo team has typically spread around the scoring fairly well this season, but that was not the case this past week.October 8, 2016 midnight read more..
The City of Hood River celebrates its first Indigenous People’s Day gathering at 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 10 at Second and State streets, Overlook Memorial Park.October 8, 2016 midnight read more..
After six consecutive seasons of winning the Columbia River Conference, the HRV boys soccer team has largely outgrown the smallest league in 5A, developing rivalries with nonconference 5A powerhouses like Wilsonville, Woodburn, Summit, and Hillsboro while rolling CRC’s Pendleton and The Dalles.October 8, 2016 midnight read more..
After a pair of losses right before the start of the league schedule, the HRV girls soccer team has been on a roll lately, scoring 15 goals over the past three games, while only giving up one.October 8, 2016 midnight read more..
When Amy Gray, Mt. Hood Town Hall manager, was approached by Gail Bacon, a professional Scottish dancer, about starting a class, Gray jumped at the chance to add a new course to the town hall’s flourishing schedule.October 8, 2016 midnight read more..
Sept. 2016, CityOctober 7, 2016 1:03 p.m. read more..
Russell White and Mervin GrubaughOctober 5, 2016 11:55 a.m. read more..
Columbia River Gorge Quilt Show returns Oct. 21 to Hood River Armory, 1590 12th St., 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days. Admission is $6, or $5 for Columbia Gorge Quilt Guild members.October 5, 2016 midnight read more..
For those with livestock, fall is the perfect time to prepare for the wet winter months. Most of us tend to accept mud and run-off as a part of the winter season. But the truth of the matter is you can avoid most mud problems by taking a few steps to manage the water and soil on your land. These steps will protect your animal’s health as well as your property value.October 5, 2016 midnight read more..
There were bunches of big bowling scores in last week’s league action at Hood River’s Orchard Lanes. We can’t remember if the team of the week has ever racked up so many pins like this one did — a total of 4,000 pins from each bowler’s scratch series plus their handicap may be a record for a five-person team. It’s definitely an indicator of some mighty fine bowling, which means our bowlers are getting comfortable with our new synthetic lanes!October 5, 2016 midnight read more..
A true traveling musician, old-time fiddler Bruce Molsky had to call me back right after I contacted him last week — he was driving down a Virginia Highway, keeping both hands on the wheel as he safely pulled into a rest stop.October 5, 2016 midnight read more..
Eying the Columbia River Conference championships in a few weeks, the HRV cross country is getting into peak form, as evidenced by the team’s dominance during Saturday’s Champoeg Invitational in Newberg.October 5, 2016 midnight read more..
Buoyed by some key league victories the past couple weeks, the Horizon soccer team looks to secure a spot in the championship bracket of the 1A playoff tournament, which will get underway later this month.October 5, 2016 midnight read more..
We’re in the home stretch of this year’s election cycle, and, probably like many of you, I’m looking forward to it being over as soon as possible. This has been one of the most polarizing and divisive elections I’ve ever witnessed — and, according to polls, many of you feel the same way I do. I make my voting decisions based on my personal beliefs and principles and in some races this year, it’s very hard to find a choiceOctober 5, 2016 midnight read more..
They say growing old is not for sissies. When you add serving as a volunteer for the Peace Corps to that equation, I think that I was announcing to the world (at least my family and friends) that I am no sissy and here is the proof. But I had a dream! And one risks a lot when going for a dream.October 5, 2016 midnight read more..
The White Salmon Valley Education Foundation (WSVEF) will celebrate a decade of helping local schools at the annual Gorge Grape Escape on Saturday, Oct. 8. In addition to marking the Foundation’s first decade, the night will also launch the next, with a kick-off of the group’s anniversary endowment campaign.October 5, 2016 midnight read more..
The first Masquerade Ball for Columbia Gorge United Way, held Sept. 22, raised about $85,000 for the region’s largest social service agency, making it the most successful fall campaign kickoff fundraiser yet, according to United Way board chair Dave Scarsborough.October 5, 2016 midnight read more..
“Harvesting Our Stories,” happening Friday during First Friday, is both meal and art show, and the culmination of an Arts in Education of the Gorge project pairing artists with farmers to create works of art about agriculture.October 5, 2016 midnight read more..
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and purple ribbons in downtown Hood River serve as a reminder that one in four women will experience domestic violence — a reality that the staff at Helping Hands Against Violence know only too well.October 5, 2016 midnight read more..
Molly has been selected by volunteers as Adopt A Dog’s adoptable pet of the week.October 5, 2016 midnight read more..
A seven-acre site near Tucker Road has been selected for a proposed retirement facility here, and county commissioners adopted a request Monday to accept title to the real property once the arrangements have been completed.October 5, 2016 midnight read more..
The Friends of the White Salmon Valley Community Library hosts “KOOBDOOGA: Community Reads 2016” with keynote speaker Judy Willman, the daughter of Joe Rantz, the primary subject of this year’s featured book “The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics,” Oct. 8 at 2 p.m. in the library’s Sprint/Baker Gallery.October 4, 2016 9:42 a.m. read more..
Marvin Cagle, Reta Byrd, Hector Enriquez, David Atoe, Mary Richley and Evelyn KnippOctober 3, 2016 11:06 a.m. read more..
They haven’t played a game in the month of October yet, but the HRV volleyball team has already clinched, at the very least, a play-in berth.October 1, 2016 midnight read more..
After two nonconference losses last week, the HRV girls soccer team made a grand opening statement in their first league game of the season, letting the other teams in the Columbia River Conference know that the Eagles will again be the team to beat.October 1, 2016 midnight read more..
A group of about 20 gathered Monday at Riverside Community Church for an open house that introduced a new nonprofit immigration law office that opened in Hood River earlier this year.October 1, 2016 midnight read more..
Join Riverkeeper and Kat Brigham, former chair of the Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission (CRITFC) and a tribal leader with the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation, for a salmon viewing at Eagle Creek in Cascade Locks as a part of Columbia Riverkeeper’s “Love Your Columbia Event Series, on Saturday, Oct. 8 from 9:45-11:15 a.m.October 1, 2016 midnight read more..
The Port of Cascade Locks is considering selling property to a Portland-based construction company, Ravenwood Group Co., which would set up a branch on WaNaPa Street.October 1, 2016 midnight read more..
Carina Miller, a member of the Tribal Council for the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs, will speak in Hood River on Oct. 4 at 7 p.m. about her recent trip to the Standing Rock reservation in North Dakota.October 1, 2016 midnight read more..
“Harvesting Our Stories,” a collaboration with Gorge Grown Food Network, Arts in Education of the Gorge and Celilo Restaurant, happens Oct. 7 in downtown Hood River. “Tales of Perseverance, Abundance and Need,” is the subtitle for the unique meal-and-art event intended to bring awareness to the issue of food insecurity in the Gorge.October 1, 2016 midnight read more..
Wasco County has given a green light to Union Pacific Railroad’s expansion plans for the Mosier area. On Sept. 26, the Wasco County Planning Commission voted 5-2 to approve the railroad’s “Mosier Double Track Extension” project, although there are multiple conditions attached to the approval.October 1, 2016 midnight read more..
Community members are invited to join in the study and exploration of a new and provocative book, “Die Wise — A Manifesto for Sanity and Soul,“ by Stephen JenkinsonOctober 1, 2016 midnight read more..
The White Salmon Valley Education Foundation (WSVEF) renews the annual Gorge Grape Escape on Saturday, Oct. 8. In addition to marking the Foundation’s first decade, the night will also launch the next, with a kick-off of the group’s anniversary endowment campaign.October 1, 2016 midnight read more..
Several years ago cyberspace was frenzied over many popular websites going dark for 24 hours to protest a federal bill meant to crack down on video piracy.October 1, 2016 midnight read more..
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