Golf tourney honors Hanel; Oilers end season; U13 JBO boys out at state; Cross Channel Swim registration filling
Indian Creek Men’s Golf Association held its annual Club Championship tournament over the weekend with a competitive field of 42 golfers vying for 19th-hole bragging rights for the rest of the year.
Hood River County Fair concludes July 26 at the Hood River County Fairgrounds in Odell.
On the morning of July 1, Parole and Probation personnel raised their right hands as Sheriff Matt English deputized staff. The Sheriff’s Office officially assumed the reins at the beginning of the fiscal year. Four Parole and Probation Deputies, a work crew supervisor and a corrections technician are tasked with supervising individuals in the community who are placed on probation by the court or released from prison. Currently, the division supervises around 300 offenders.
The Columbia River in front of the Hood River Event Site was swarming with activity last weekend, as sunny weather and solid wind brought out the masses to play on the water and enjoy the classic summer conditions the Gorge is famous for.
The sixth annual History Museum of Hood River County Cemetery Tales will take place Sept. 19-21 at Idlewilde Cemetery, with multiple performances each day and evening.
Gorge Grown Food Network has announced “The Picnic,” a fundraiser for the Gorge Grown Mobile Market, at Rail’s End Park in Parkdale, noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 3.
Port of Hood River Commission will host a public meeting Wednesday, July 30 to review preliminary construction documents for the Nichols Basin West Edge Trail. The meeting will focus on the presentation and discussion of 25-percent construction plans developed by Walker/Macy, the Port’s landscape planning consultant.
Democratic Legislative candidates Robert Bruce and Stephanie Nystrom will be in Hood River Sunday for a 6 p.m. gathering hosted by the Hood River Democratic Committee. The location is 4420 Riordan Hill Drive (corner of Country Club and Riordan– first house on the right).
This week volunteers at Adopt A Dog have selected Ruff as the program’s adoptable pet of the week. They describe him as follows:
Many things bring people to Relay for Life.
The Hood River County Planning Department has approved a commercial land use permit for Mt. Hood Meadows ski resort to construct a gravel park and ride area in the community of Mount Hood.
An exhibit with an expansive number of connected special events comes to Columbia Center for the Arts next month.
Class of 1973, 1984
Protect our trees; Don’t sell waterfront; Free parking for all; Thanks for Lyme articles; Informed caveman
Steep hills, narrow streets, and prolific foliage help give Hood River its beauty and character.
pFriem Family Brewers holds its patio grand opening as part of its second anniversary party from 2 to 10 p.m. on Aug. 2.
John Michael Montgomery headlines HR County Fair; more
El Mercado del Valle, located in the covered play area of Mid Valley Elementary in Odell, is changing its business hours.
Gorge residents walk, eat together as part of Interfaith Peace Walk
Two Interfaith Peace Walks, in remembrance of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August, 1945, will take place Monday, July 28, in Bingen and Hood River.