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County moves to keep same NORCOR funding

Despite talks about closing the regional jail’s juvenile facility, Hood River County leaders moved Monday to maintain their portion of overall funding to Northern Oregon Regional Corrections Facility for the next budget cycle.

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Businesses, organizations sought for Gorge STEM Fair

Columbia Gorge STEM Hub and Hood River Valley High School’s Steelhead Robotics Team are seeking businesses and organizations to sign-up to host booths at the annual Gorge STEM Fair. This free event, open to the public, will be held June 1 from 5-7 p.m. in downtown Hood River.

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Wy’East firefighters remember Dean Kinne

Wy’East Fire and EMS Association recently held an Open House/Taco Feed on March 3. This date was chosen because the Pine Grove Fire Department used to hold an auction on the first Saturday of March every year.

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Family Physician of the Year

Dr. Molly Fauth, arms raised at center, celebrates along with co-workers her honor as Family Physician of the Year from Oregon Academy of Family Physicians.

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Kegler's Corner: Industrial Final Four

Just a few weeks left in the current bowling season at Hood River’s Orchard Lanes. Here are the results from the first week of bracket matches in the Monday night Industrial league championship: the No. 1 seed, Mid-Columbia Diesel, vs. No. 8 seed, Split Shots, couldn’t have been much closer as they tied with 15 points each.

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