The BLIMP Band, aka “Bingen Loving Interstate Mystical Peace Band” opens for headliner Portland funk bass master Ben Jones and his band “Just Friends” in an Oct. 7 show at the Bingen Theater. The event is a benefit for the Susanna Blake Gabay Peace Scholarship Fund, “and a fun way to show support for our high school seniors,” said organizer Trish Leighton.September 30, 2017 midnight read more..
Boys’ water polo had a busy week as they played two games on the road and one game at home in the span of three days.September 30, 2017 midnight read more..
League action really heated up last week at Hood River’s Orchard Lanes. There was a passel full of mighty fine scores. Chad Mason is back after finishing college and the youngster has been pounding the pins just like he did when he starred on the award winning HRVHS squad a few years ago.September 30, 2017 midnight read more..
Gorge Works is celebrating National Manufacturing Day, with business tours and other events on Thursday, Oct. 5, and Friday, Oct. 6, designed to let people know about the job and training opportunities available in the Columbia Gorge.September 30, 2017 midnight read more..
Sept. 30 is National Public Lands Day, the nation’s largest, single-day volunteer effort for public lands. To encourage people to join in and visit their public lands, the Forest Service is waiving day-use fees at recreation sites across the Pacific Northwest.September 30, 2017 midnight read more..
As our incident management team returns home from the Eagle Creek fire, I would like to extend a sincere thank you to the residents of the Hood River Valley and Cascade Locks.September 30, 2017 midnight read more..
Local metal artist Alan Root has donated his sculpture, “Heron Viewing Spawning Salmon,” to Columbia Center for the Arts.September 30, 2017 midnight read more..
Charles HiattSeptember 29, 2017 1:17 p.m. read more..
Crews worked through Thursday morning mopping up the fire that destroyed Kayak Shed Wednesday night.September 28, 2017 10:32 a.m. read more..
Plans for the forthcoming visit of President Franklin D. Roosevelt to Bonneville Dam, Hood River Valley and Timberline Lodge on Mount Hood were completed yesterday and, unless there is further change, will stand as published.September 27, 2017 midnight read more..
It’s an unfamiliar sight to see the HRV boys’ soccer team already dropping two games this early in the season, and to be clear, talent isn’t the issue here, but rather how the team is mentally handling a much different start than in years’ past.September 27, 2017 midnight read more..
After the HRV boys’ varsity soccer game last Saturday, the girls team would conclude the doubleheader event as it also matched up against Hillsboro.September 27, 2017 midnight read more..
Athletes from the Columbia Gorge Triathlon Club got a scare Sunday morning when bullets buzzed around them and entered the water not far from swimmers.September 27, 2017 midnight read more..
A new Latino exhibit opens this weekend at the History Museum of Hood River County.September 27, 2017 midnight read more..
Autumn brings a full platter to The Ale List, what with rescheduled events, new releases, and events around the state where Gorge breweries yet again find favor.September 27, 2017 midnight read more..
The National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) has named Hood River Valley High School seniors Brynnan Burns, Levi Geller, Katherine McElderry, Carson Orr and Ella Rand as Commended Students in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program, HRVHS principal Rich Polkinghorn announced.September 27, 2017 midnight read more..
Eagle Creek fire and all its impacts have gripped the attention of everyone in the Gorge since Sept. 2. This was most true for the hundreds of residents who either had to evacuate their homes in early- and mid-September, or who lived in areas subject to evacuation alerts.September 27, 2017 midnight read more..
Waucoma Bookstore and Gorge Grown are hosting author Tara Whitsitt for a book signing on Saturday, Sept. 30 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hood River Farmers’ Market, Fifth and Columbia streets in downtown Hood River.September 27, 2017 midnight read more..
The Dalles Police Officer Jeff Kienlen just got back from a traffic conference, where discussion touched on the fact that fatal crashes are on the rise, mostly due to distracted driving.September 27, 2017 midnight read more..
“Notes from the Riverkeepers” is a new musical performance by artist Holcombe Waller.September 26, 2017 1:36 p.m. read more..
James Clifton and Dorothy CottonSeptember 26, 2017 1:22 p.m. read more..
Rep. Greg Walden (R-Hood River) has introduced a bill that fast-tracks salvage logging and reforestation projects within the Columbia Gorge National Scenic Area and other scenic areas stricken by wildfires — such as the Eagle Creek fire.September 23, 2017 midnight read more..
Not surprisingly, the Eagle Creek fire affected just about everything in its raging path.September 23, 2017 midnight read more..
We’ve got a new definition of going postal. Two weeks ago, postal staffer Randy Tumlinson posted a beautiful scratch 708 series to lead all league scores at Hood River’s Orchard Lanes.September 23, 2017 midnight read more..
The Hood River Valley girls water polo team took on Grant High School on Tuesday in a Mt. Hood Conference league game. The game was played at the Sandy Aquatic Center since Grant does not have a pool of its own.September 23, 2017 midnight read more..
After 10 days without any competition for the HRV girls’ soccer team, they finally were back out on the field Tuesday as they traveled to La Salle to play the Falcons.September 23, 2017 midnight read more..
After great play at the Century tournament last weekend, the Eagles volleyball team fought their way back to .500 and were 4-4 on the season.September 23, 2017 midnight read more..
It’s unusual for a high school team to play its fall season home opener three weeks into September, but for the HRV boys’ soccer team, that was the case this week. On Sept. 19, the Eagles welcomed La Salle Prep for a non-conference matchup.September 23, 2017 midnight read more..
Hood River County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing concerning a proposed cell tower near Hood River Valley High School on Tuesday, Sept. 26 at 6 p.m. at the County Business Administration building conference room, 601 State St.September 23, 2017 midnight read more..
“In-lieu parking” tops a wide-ranging agenda for Hood River City Council when it meets on Monday.September 23, 2017 midnight read more..
The second annual Hood River Elks Oktoberfest fills the parking lot at Third and Cascade, overlooking Industrial Way, from 5-10 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 23. There is no cover charge. The community is welcome, and the event is family-friendly.September 23, 2017 midnight read more..
The West Columbia Gorge Chamber of Commerce is hosting the third annual Fall Festival of the Arts event Sept. 23-24 at Glenn Otto Park in Troutdale from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. This juried event of 40-60 artists is free and includes Hood River ceramicist Rebecca Brochu among the artists.September 23, 2017 midnight read more..
This summer, The Next Door employed several youth, including two crew leaders, through a grant-funded program called Summer Youth Employment.September 23, 2017 midnight read more..
Good things come in small spaces.September 23, 2017 midnight read more..
Looking for something to do this weekend — and beyond? This list offers a variety of options, from music and stories to gardening and after school activities.September 23, 2017 midnight read more..
The Columbia Center for the Arts has rescheduled the showing of the National Theater Live broadcast “Rosencrantz and Guildenstern,” starring Daniel Radcliffe (“Harry Potter”), Joshua McGuire (“The Hour”) and David Haig (“Four Weddings and a Funeral”), for Sunday, Sept. 24 at noon.September 23, 2017 midnight read more..
Who doesn’t want their cell phone to have a strong signal, with lots of bars?September 23, 2017 midnight read more..
The Hood River County Library Foundation donated more than $50,000 to the Hood River County Library District for the upcoming 2017-18 fiscal year, helping to bridge a gap in the collection budget as well as funding new and continuing projects.September 23, 2017 midnight read more..
Fire recovery: What happens next?September 23, 2017 midnight read more..
I won an award and haven’t even bragged about it to my brothers.September 23, 2017 midnight read more..
The second annual Hood River Elks Oktoberfest fills the parking lot at Third and Cascade, overlooking Industrial Way, from 5-10 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 23. There is no cover charge. The community is welcome, and the event is family-friendly.September 20, 2017 midnight read more..
Becky Windsor’s approach to being a foster mom is simple, but effective.September 20, 2017 midnight read more..
The Wy’east High School Class of 1967 held a 50-year reunion Aug. 18-19. Former teachers Joan Fowler, Roy Nellermoe and Mary Neville attended. On Friday, 62 gathered at the private campground of Mike and Sue Faulkender in Parkdale.September 20, 2017 midnight read more..
Days of the septic tank in Odell are numbered. Directors of the Odell Sanitation District have marked October 9 on the calendar as the bid opening date on $342,000 in the sewer construction bonds.September 20, 2017 midnight read more..
Farming is an honorable profession that can be immensely rewarding on one hand or exceedingly costly on the other, depending on often uncontrollable factors. I am reminded of the decades-old television commercial where the smirking actress says, “It’s not right to fool with Mother Nature.” Either we are getting our comeuppance for fooling with Mother Nature as of late, or she is fooling with us.September 20, 2017 midnight read more..
Cancelled school and community events, and a general limitation of activity in the Gorge have been the norm since Sept. 2, thanks to the Eagle Creek fire.September 20, 2017 midnight read more..
With work on the exterior of the Granada Theater now almost complete, the owners of the historic, 1929-era theater are ready to schedule a “Grand Opening Gala” in November.September 20, 2017 midnight read more..
Parkhurst Place Assisted Living invites the community to come to Parkhurst to sign “Thank You” cards for the first responders, starting at 10 a.m. on Sept. 21 through Sept. 27 at 1 p.m. The cards will be set up in the facility library and well-wishers may sign as many thank you cards as they would like.September 20, 2017 midnight read more..
Our community responded with overwhelming enthusiasm last week after the Hood River News asked for items of need for our fire crews and emergency responders.September 20, 2017 midnight read more..
Bojangles has been selected by volunteers as Adopt A Dog’s adoptable pet of the week, and he is ready for a home! Volunteers say this boy is a 62 pound, 2-year-old Husky/Lab mix (they think).September 20, 2017 midnight read more..
John Wishart, Linda Fowler, William Weis, James Clifton and Crisoforo Galvan-HerreraSeptember 19, 2017 11:31 a.m. read more..
Charles HiattSeptember 19, 2017 11:29 a.m. read more..
Enjoy free admission for two on Saturday, Sept. 23 to Columbia Gorge Discovery Center or Fort Dalles Museum as part of Smithsonian magazine’s 13th annual “Museum Day Live!” when you present a ticket downloaded from Smithsonian.com/museumday.September 16, 2017 midnight read more..
English ivy is a rapidly growing evergreen vine typically seen growing on hillsides, climbing trees, growing over fences and up the sides of houses. It out-competes other plants for soil, sunlight and water. English ivy can kill large trees by suffocating their trunks and weighing down branches. A mature English ivy plant can weigh up to 2,100 pounds, with trunk-like stems that can be nearly a foot thick.September 16, 2017 midnight read more..
Are you new to geocaching? Have you been geocaching awhile but want to pick up additional tips? Are you an experienced geocacher who is willing to share knowledge and team up with beginners to lend a hand?September 16, 2017 midnight read more..
The Family Birth Center at Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital (PHRMH) is hosting a remembrance ceremony for the parents and families within the community whose babies and/or children have passed away on Sunday, Oct. 15 at 1 p.m. at Riverside Community Church, 317 State St. Those who have been touched by loss are invited to attend the ceremony, which coincides with National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day.September 16, 2017 midnight read more..
Join Columbia Riverkeeper for the launch of its new Radio Tierra broadcast, “Conoce Tu Columbia / Know Your Columbia,” on Tuesday, Sept. 19 from 6-8 p.m. at Lake Taco, 1213 June St., Hood River. Free tacos for the first 20 people.September 16, 2017 midnight read more..
It’s all too easy to do Monday morning quarter backing as to what should have been done. The Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area is a complex mosaic of ownership and management responsibilities. The 292,500 acre land base includes wilderness, state parks and national forest lands and about 50 percent of the scenic area in private ownership. Management of scenic area lands is divided between the U.S. Forest Service, Columbia River Gorge Commission, counties and state and federal agencies such as State Parks and Bonneville Power Administration.September 16, 2017 midnight read more..
Tygh Valley is becoming a little bit more of a “Mecca” for drone activity in Oregon. A growing startup business — Tygh Valley-based Aero Drone Corporation — is opening a new front in its operations with a plan to create software to help manage fleets of drones.September 16, 2017 midnight read more..
The Hood River Saddle Club will host its annual spaghetti feed, a fundraiser for the Mt. Hood Pony Club and scholarships for high school seniors, on Friday, Sept. 22 from 5-8 p.m. at the club, located at the corner of Country Club and Belmont. Enjoy all-you-can-eat spaghetti, garlic bread, salad, beverage and dessert. Adult tickets are $10, and children ages 6-12 are $5.September 16, 2017 midnight read more..
The annual Gorge Fruit and Craft Fair comes to the Hood River County Fairgrounds Oct. 21-22 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. Admission and parking are free.September 16, 2017 midnight read more..
The Hood River Church of Christ announces G.W. Cliver as its new Evangelist. Cliver will be responsible for, but not limited to, teaching, evangelizing and aiding the elders with the spiritual life of the church and community.September 16, 2017 midnight read more..
After an early season test against defending 6A state champions McMinnville two weeks ago, the Eagles were back in action on Tuesday as they traveled to Summit.September 16, 2017 midnight read more..
Moments before a small fire broke out along Indian Creek Trail on the Heights Tuesday night, a caller told Hood River Police a group of juveniles were using fireworks.September 16, 2017 midnight read more..
On Tuesday, Sept. 12, the Eagles opened league play against their conference rival from Pendleton.September 16, 2017 midnight read more..
The Hood River County Sheriff’s Office, in a press release, states that, with regret, they have been forced to postpone the memorial service for Deputy Mike Anderson.September 15, 2017 11:19 a.m. read more..
Hazel Davis and Lyle BrittainSeptember 15, 2017 11:18 a.m. read more..
Maria Delgado-FloresSeptember 15, 2017 11:17 a.m. read more..
Updated Information: All of Crystal Springs Water District is under a boil water advisory. This means boil your water. Do not consume raw tap water. This expands the alert that was issued yesterday. Questions should be directed to the Crystal Springs Water District at 541-354-1818.September 14, 2017 2:31 p.m. read more..
A fire burned on Indian Creek Trail between Third and Fifth streets, just south of Pine, on Sept. 12 at about 10:29 p.m. Local, state and federal fire crews helped in fighting the blaze.September 14, 2017 9:53 a.m. read more..
Crystal Springs Water District has issued a boil water order for its public water system.September 13, 2017 11:36 a.m. read more..
The time arrives today to start an observance that has been two centuries in the making.September 13, 2017 midnight read more..
The ninth annual “Cemetery Tales” living history program at Idlewilde Cemetery returns Sept. 15-17 with the theme “Strong Women.”September 13, 2017 midnight read more..
To the surprise of no one living here, the Eagle Creek fire had a damping influence on turnout at the Hood River Fly-In.September 13, 2017 midnight read more..
The 14th annual Hood River Hops Fest pours fresh-hopped ales from around the Northwest Sept. 23 in what has become a hugely-popular mainstay fermentology event in Oregon.September 13, 2017 midnight read more..
The U.S. Forest Service will divide a timber thinning and fuels reduction project on the north slope of Mount Hood into two parts.September 13, 2017 midnight read more..
After the girls and boys cross country teams brought home second and third place from the Ultimook Race Nike Invitational on Sept. 2, both teams were back in action this weekend as they traveled to Western Oregon University to compete in the Ash Creek XC Festival.September 13, 2017 midnight read more..
Almost three weeks into the regular season for high school athletics and HRV’s girls soccer team finally played its first game last weekend.September 13, 2017 midnight read more..
Although Donald Trump had pledged to reverse Obama’s executive orders on immigration during his presidential campaign, the president had softened and showed some “heart” for the DREAMERs protected under DACA, or Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. However, the president has callously decided to terminate the irenic DACA program that temporarily deferred deportations for nearly 800,000 young immigrants who were brought to the U.S. as children. The president’s final decision on DACA was delivered on Sept. 5 by the Attorney General Jeff Sessions, one of the leading opponents of DACA. Sessions emphasized that the government will no longer accept new applications from undocumented immigrants to shield them from deportation.September 13, 2017 midnight read more..
A few months ago, here’s what former U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murphy had to say about the populace in the United States:September 13, 2017 midnight read more..
Saburo Akiyama, Leona Flowers, Laurie Yarington and Michael PopejoySeptember 12, 2017 12:53 p.m. read more..
The Eagle Creek Fire saw some growth this weekend, up to about 34,000 acres, but crews were able to dig in and defend key areas. The blaze is still 7 percent contained.September 11, 2017 10:51 a.m. read more..
A group of nine hikers, seven men and two women, made their way into Hood River earlier this week as they’ve been traveling along the Pacific Crest Trail since the beginning of May.September 9, 2017 midnight read more..
Auditions for Columbia Center for the Arts’ holiday play, “Merry Christmas, Strega Nona,” by Tomie de Paola, will be held at the center, 215 Cascade Ave., on Friday, Sept. 22 from 6-8 p.m. and Saturday, Sept. 23 from 10 a.m. to noon.September 9, 2017 midnight read more..
Gigi Siekkenen, the new part-time intern pastor at First United Methodist Church in The Dalles, came to seminary as a second career — an ever more common path to the pulpit.September 9, 2017 midnight read more..
The thing that scared many folks in our community the most about a Trump presidency has happened.September 9, 2017 midnight read more..
Thank you, responders.September 9, 2017 midnight read more..
The Columbia Gorge Orchestra Association opens its 2017-2018 season with the musical “The Last Five Years.” Presented by Columbia Gorge Orchestra Association’s (CGOA) Stages theater ensemble, “The Last Five Years” is an intimate, two-person musical by Jason Robert Brown.September 9, 2017 midnight read more..
Things are confusing, with smoke filling the air and cool temps inverting like fall on the heels of summer heat.September 9, 2017 midnight read more..
Heavy, unhealthy smoke in the Hood River area has prompted questions regarding the use of masks. The best protection is to avoid smoke altogether by staying inside.September 9, 2017 midnight read more..
The first Celebration Day for Farm Workers, held Aug. 26, was a major success, according to organizer Nubia Contreras of the sponsoring Oregon Human Development Corporation (OHDC). The event at Jackson Park drew around 450-500 people throughout the day.September 9, 2017 midnight read more..
A half-hour sprinkle of rain and a box of Krispy Kremes brought relief Thursday to the American Red Cross Shelter in Stevenson.September 9, 2017 midnight read more..
When teachers ask what Leah and Ren Sandahl did over summer vacation, they’ll hear something a little different than the traditional tales of camps and trips.September 9, 2017 midnight read more..
The largest firefighting department in Oregon is at work in the rugged hills of the Eagle Creek/Indian Creek fire.September 9, 2017 midnight read more..
With HRV and Horizon soccer games being cancelled on Tuesday due to the fires surrounding the area making it difficult for players to participate in any athletic events, the Eagles volleyball team was left unsure if Mountain View High School would be making the trip to Hood River for the non-league matchup between the two schools.September 9, 2017 midnight read more..
About 800 people filled the bleachers an another 2,000 or so tuned in via TV and YouTube as speakers gave updates on the Eagle Creek-Indian Creek fire.September 8, 2017 2:57 p.m. read more..
Katherine McNerney and Ina HolmanSeptember 8, 2017 1:50 p.m. read more..
Paul Simer, Leo Bakurjian, Gloria Graves and Saburo AkiyamaSeptember 8, 2017 1:49 p.m. read more..
The Tri-County Hazardous Waste and Recycling Program’s next steering committee meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 13 from 8:30-11:30 a.m. at the Wasco County Planning Department, located at 2705 East Second St. in The Dalles.September 8, 2017 12:59 p.m. read more..
Latitude Catering — contracted with the U.S. Forest Service — is seeking 15 to 20 individuals to provide dining services to firefighters at the Hood River County Fairgrounds, home of an incident base camp for the Eagle Creek Fire.September 6, 2017 11:58 a.m. read more..
Fall is in the air, which means football season is in full swing! HRVHS football began competition last week and this week the Hood River Youth Football tackle teams are ready for action as they gear up for this season.September 6, 2017 midnight read more..
An ongoing event such as the Eagle Creek/Indian Creek fire will produce many stories. After two days covering the event in Cascade Locks and environs, here are a few observations, with no pretense of having personally experienced hardship or difficulty.September 6, 2017 midnight read more..
The Hood River Valley Eagles played their season-opening nonleague football game Friday night versus the St. Helens Lions.September 6, 2017 midnight read more..
Days before the cross country team headed out to Tillamook for their first 5k of the season, I see the team on my way home from work running down Belmont back towards the high school and all I could think was, wow.September 6, 2017 midnight read more..
LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) — The Port of Kalama is dropping its appeal of the state's shoreline permit for the Kalama methanol plant, removing a major challenge to the permit.September 6, 2017 midnight read more..
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A group that represents farmers is calling the costs of saving imperiled salmon in the largest river system in the Pacific Northwest unsustainable and is turning to the Trump administration to sidestep endangered species laws.September 6, 2017 midnight read more..
Columbia Center for the Art’s recent Coloring Book Challenge Project has resulted in a donation of 300 coloring books and coloring utensils to the FISH Food Bank and The Next Door’s Klahre House. Many of the coloring books are by local artists Sally Bills Bailey and Charlene Rivers, and the coloring kits include crayons, colored pencils and markers.September 6, 2017 midnight read more..
This is an edited version of Dan Goldman’s prepared speech at the Aug. 30 all-staff back-to-school assembly, in which he stressed both the need to embrace technology in learning and for teachers and other staff to engage in true relationships with each other and students, to make sure all students feel accepted where they are welcome to fully experience their learning environments. Included is a link to video featuring Hood River Middle School students expressing “I believe”:September 6, 2017 midnight read more..
Not pictured but also joining the HRCSD staff this school year are:September 6, 2017 midnight read more..
As we touched down with two pronounced bumps on the puddled runway at Guatemala City International airport, I took one more big breath, whispered a prayer, and prepared for the unknown week of hard work waiting for us in this incredible country.September 6, 2017 midnight read more..
Ballet classes at the Columbia Gorge Dance Academy in Hood River will continue as usual this year, even though the holiday ballet, “Scenes from the Nutcracker,” was retired last year.September 6, 2017 midnight read more..
Just under 140 swimmers paddled across the Columbia River Monday during Hood River’s annual Labor Day swim, but most of the attention focused on just one surprise entrant. Nobody was more surprised than Chamber of Commerce Manager Tina O’Banion when Portland Trail Blazer basketball star Bill Walton checked in for the crossing. “Really,” she said, “I didn’t know.” She said he had sent his application in more than a month early. “He signed as William Walton, Portland,September 6, 2017 midnight read more..
Roland Solberg, Oramay Hartley, Maria Delgado-Flores and Felix Vivian-LopezSeptember 5, 2017 3:23 p.m. read more..
Elizabeth Corson, Winifred Bodolay, Michael Daschel, JoAnn Brace, Thurman Cantrell and Gwendoline TaylorSeptember 5, 2017 3:22 p.m. read more..
The Hood River County Board of Commissioners will meet tonight to discuss declaring an emergency in response to the Eagle Creek and Indian Creek fires.September 5, 2017 2:52 p.m. read more..
UPDATED: Tunnel Falls is not designed to sleep anyone, let alone 140 people, but it was the scene of the biggest and most famous impromptu campout in years in Hood River County.September 5, 2017 1:42 p.m. read more..
The Hood River County Library District has closed the Cascade Locks library branch until the fire evacuation order is lifted.September 5, 2017 1:37 p.m. read more..
Emergency responders and support are busy fighting the Eagle Creek Fire in Hood River County, which has greatly impacted the air quality in the Gorge and throughout Hood River County. Without necessary emergency support for the swim, and with deteriorating air quality, the Roy Webster Cross-Channel Swim has been cancelled.September 3, 2017 2:22 p.m. read more..
The city of Cascade Locks is under evacuation orders due to the growth of the Eagle Creek Fire to about 3,000 acres overnight. This is a new fire, separate from Indian Creek Fire to the south.September 3, 2017 2 p.m. read more..
A second wildfire along Eagle Creek Trail has trapped a group of about 150 hikers Saturday. Rescue efforts for that group and an unconfirmed number of other trail users are underway.September 2, 2017 9:30 p.m. read more..
Waucoma Bookstore and Columbia Center for the Arts are hosting author Bree Loewen for a book talk at 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 8 at Columbia Center for the Arts, 215 Cascade Ave., Hood River. Loewen will be discussing her new book, “Found: A Life in Mountain Rescue.”September 2, 2017 midnight read more..
Hood River County Transportation District Board of Directors will hold a retreat on Sept. 6 at the Hood River Fire and Emergency Services building, on 18th Street near May Street, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The public is welcome to attend.September 2, 2017 midnight read more..
Leaders in Mosier are taking a hard look at road improvements for busy intersections along and near the town’s main thoroughfare, U.S. Highway 30.September 2, 2017 midnight read more..
Sean Counihan, Rhys Newton, and Lillian Ontiveros, all of Hood River, will be representing Hood River County this year at the Oregon Statewide Spelling Championship.September 2, 2017 midnight read more..
Recreationalists will get their last chance this weekend to visit Kingsley Reservoir Campground before it closes for more than a year due to an irrigation project.September 2, 2017 midnight read more..
Oregon Gov. Kate Brown has signed a new law that raises the required minimum age to legally buy or obtain tobacco products from 18 to 21. This event caps a year-long celebration of 20 years of tobacco prevention successes in the state.September 2, 2017 midnight read more..
Mendy Maccabee, M.D., FACS, FAAOA, an ear, nose and throat physician, will join Skyline Hospital’s Medical Clinic this September.September 2, 2017 midnight read more..
The Dalles and Hood River are two of 12 towns in Oregon that will be designated as a “Medal of Honor City.”September 2, 2017 midnight read more..
Beginning next fall, the nursing program at Columbia Gorge Community College will begin using a statewide curriculum developed through the Oregon Consortium for Nursing Education (OCNE). This is in use by several OCNE partner schools as well as the Oregon Health & Science University School of Nursing.September 2, 2017 midnight read more..
After a long off-season Hood River Valley volleyball was finally back in action Tuesday night.September 2, 2017 midnight read more..
Katherine McNerney and Merle HicksSeptember 1, 2017 1:18 p.m. read more..
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