“In appreciation for Providence Hood River Hospital, I want to express my gratitude for the kindest and best care one could imagine while a patient recently,” writes Marcy Nordwall.
On Sept. 17, Hood River Elks Lodge No. 1507 presented a check for $2,000 to Kristi Thomsen and Debra Laraway of Meals on Wheels. Along with this check, the Dominguez Family of Juanita’s Fine Foods contributed an additional $1,000 to help support this project, said Secretary Linda Sanders.
All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River.
Eagles beat the Riverhawks in a back-and-forth five-set match in Hood River, rise to No. 8 in 5A
The HRV volleyball team continued on its merry way through its breakout season this week and made the Columbia River Conference very interesting in the process.
CSRT registration now open; Middle school winter sports registration is open; Middle school volleyball cancer research fundraiser match Oct. 22; Horizon volleyball loses close one with Sherman; Horizon soccer splits games
Eagles score three goals in first 12 minutes in 5-1 win
The Eagles girls soccer team (5-4-1, 2-0 league) seems to have rebounded from its mid-season slump, evidenced by its strong start to Columbia River Conference play, which continued Tuesday with a 5-1 road victory over the Hermiston Bulldogs.
The HRV water polo teams continued their season roll as they took on 6A Sam Barlow and 5A Parkrose High Schools this week.
Cleanup time is at hand for the lower Hanel Mill.
Water choices; Work for change; Areas of concern
These are prime times for the Port of Hood River.
On Oct. 8, U.S. Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell reviewed the 2015 fire season and provided insight into longer term trends and challenges for the agency during testimony before the House Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry Subcommittee. He issued that testimony in a press release Thursday.
Dave Karlson is doing his bit to drive less, but he’s not carpooling, he’s hopping on his bike about once a week for an invigorating 22-mile ride to work.
Dan Carothers Jazz show at CEBU Lounge Oct. 14; Four shows for ‘Take Two’; more
Celebrate the bounty of fall with music and dancing, food, wine and beer. On Oct. 24, the Underwood Community Council will host a local music, food, wine and beer event at the Underwood Community Center, 951 Schoolhouse Road in Underwood.
Columbia Gorge Discovery Center presents “Foreshock: Climate Change in the Gorge,” a three-part series with geologist Steve Carlson. The series begins Friday Oct. 23, with an overview on Climate Change. An optional lasagna dinner will be served at 6 p.m., followed by the program at 7 p.m. at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum, 5000 Discovery Drive, The Dalles.
Jean Pearson has been a toll taker at Bridge of the Gods for 18 years, and, as you can imagine, she’s seen a lot of changes in that time.
Vigil held by all state community colleges in show of solidarity
A small group of student leaders, administrators, faculty and staff gathered at Columbia Gorge Community College Wednesday evening to honor the nine victims of last week’s mass shooting at Umpqua Community College.
The History Museum of Hood River County has found a new director in Lynn Orr, an art history instructor and museum curator from Palo Alto, Calif.
Sophomore Alvaro Ramirez scores two goals for the Eagles in 3-0 blanking of the Bulldogs
On paper, it looked like No. 1 HRV (8-0-2, 2-0 league) would have a tough matchup with No. 3 Hermiston on Tuesday, with the Bulldogs carrying a 7-1-1 record and a 1-0 league record to go along with the team’s top-three ranking.