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Memaloose Fire under control

The Memaloose Park Fire, located along Interstate 84 ten miles west of Hood River, was 70 percent contained as of Tuesday, Oregon Department of Forestry reports.

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WAAAM Traffic Jam returns

Cars, and those who love them, are invited to Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum July 14 for the seventh annual WAAAM Traffic Jam.

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Lonnie "Lonzo" Roth

Lonnie David Roth passed away at his home in Hood River, Ore., on July 3, 2018 at the age of 73. Lonnie “Lonzo” was born in Sterling, Colo., to Ovadell and Lester Roth on March 1, 1945. Their family...

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Kaysha Glenn

Kaysha Mae Glenn was born April 21, 1993, to parents Jack Glenn and Stephanie Oberg in Hood River, Ore. Kaysha was very talented and could draw most anything. She loved travel and the outdoors, but she especially loved her two little girls! Kaysha is survived by...

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CAT’s many Connections

I’m ashamed to admit that when I found out I was going to be transferred from The Dalles Chronicle to the Hood River News, my first thought was something along the lines of ‘ugh now I have to drive to Hood River.’

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George "Ed" Goin

George ‘Ed’ Goin, age 65, died unexpectedly on July 6, 2018 at his residence in Florence, Ore. He was born...

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OSAA announces new sponsorship

OnPoint Community Credit Union and the Oregon School Activities Association (OSAA) announced July 2 that OnPoint is the newest title sponsor for Oregon high school state championships, part of a five-year partnership agreement between OnPoint and the OSAA.

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Students attend STEM leadership conference

Seventeen middle and high school students from Hood River and The Dalles convened with other student leaders from across the state for the Chief Science Officers Institute at Eastern Oregon University in La Grande.

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Pet of the Week: Luke is a good boy

Volunteers at Hood River Adopt A Dog report they have a handsome boy on their hands — Luke, the three-year-old Rottweiler/German Shepherd mix, who’s this week’s adoptable pet.

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Gorge Juntos hires new coordinator

OSU Open Campus has teamed up with the Columbia Gorge Educational Service District Migrant Program and the Hood River County Migrant Program to hire a new, full-time coordinator for the Gorge Juntos Program.

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