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County sustains Veterans Office funding

Hood River County leaders vowed Monday to sustain its support for the County Veterans Service Office. But the move came with sobering budget warnings from Board of Commission members.

September 19, 2018 midnight read more..
 

HRCSD enrollment down slightly for new school year

Hood River County School District is down 11 students compared to last year’s enrollment numbers, said Catherine Dalbey, Human Resources Department director. This year, HRCSD has an enrollment of 4,087 district-wide.

September 19, 2018 midnight read more..


Surf wagons and SKSK

Looking back on the busy, windy river summer of 2018, scores of locals and visitors flocked to the Event Site and other waterside locations to pursue some “stoke.”

September 19, 2018 midnight read more..
 

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September 18, 2018 2:17 p.m. read more..
  

Ron and Mary Ann Holloway celebrate 50th anniversary

Ron and Mary Ann Holloway met in Washington, where he was a naval aviator and she was a teacher who had moved to the state by way of Nebraska. They were married Sept. 14, 1968, on Whidbey Island, where Ron was stationed.

September 18, 2018 10:21 a.m. read more..
 

Interpret the wind winner

Stephen Datnoff’s image of a storm front and wind turbines in Wasco County is winner of the Hood River News’ first “Interpret the Wind” photo contest. (Photo, top of page.)

September 15, 2018 midnight read more..


Mt. View, Kiyokawa orchards up for ‘10 Best Apple Orchards’

Mt. View Orchards and Kiyokawa Family Orchards are both up for USA Today’s “10Best Readers’ Choice 2018 Best Apple Orchards” award. Voting continues from now until noon (eastern standard time) on Tuesday, Oct. 2. The winning orchard will be announced on 10Best on Friday, Oct. 12.

September 15, 2018 midnight read more..
 

Tobacco specialist comes to Hood River, Wasco counties

Thanks to a grant awarded by PacificSource Columbia Gorge Coordinated Care Organization, and the combined efforts of Hood River County Prevention, North Central Public Health District and the Hood River County Health Department, Hood River and Wasco counties now have a tobacco cessation specialist.

September 15, 2018 midnight read more..
  

Boys soccer wins home opener

Back-to-back losses by scores of 0-2 was on the minds of the entire HRV boys soccer program ahead of what felt like a must-win situation in the Eagles’ home opener versus Franklin.

September 15, 2018 midnight read more..


HRV girls soccer falls in final minute

It hasn’t turned out to be the start the community is used to reading about regarding the Hood River Valley High School soccer programs, as both the boys and girls have had little success early on.

September 15, 2018 midnight read more..


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