The Confluence Project highlights the convergence of the history, cultures and ecology that define our region through artistic installations along the Columbia River. Colin
Limit exposure; Water concerns; ‘Tales’ thanks; Blessed
Helicopters flying over school zones — a necessary step — is not an everyday occurrence, but it serves as a reminder that fire danger goes on.
Domestic violence thrives when we are silent, but if we take a stand and work together, we can end domestic violence.
Barb Ayers, Hood River County Emergency Program manager, added a timely update to her column in the Sept. 26 News on emergency preparedness. In it, she said:
The third “Pie with the Mayor” gathering drew a total of 10 people to Pine Street Bakery Monday for the chance to have a face-to-face sit-down with Mayor Paul Blackburn.
Mommies and their babies — or pregnant moms-to-be — are invited to attend a free Mommy Wellness Program at Hood River Therapy, 2690 May Street, on Tuesdays from noon to 1 p.m.
Oregon’s early recreational marijuana sales program sprouts Thursday — starting Oct. 1, Hood River’s four medical marijuana dispensaries will be permitted to sell small amounts of cannabis to customers who don’t have a medical card.
Hood River photographer Stephen Datnoff provided this image of Sunday’s supermoon, aka Blood Moon.
Cause still unknown in Sunday blaze that scorched sections of popular trail
This one could have been far worse.
Rat Rod crew chief Gary Fisher, center right, confers with other Resurrected Rust Garage members as they transform disparate parts into Resurgence, the 2015 winner of the Rat Rod Magazine buildoff, a national contest.
Horizon soccer blows out Central Christian; Horizon volleyball drops two; Mt. Hood Meadows cyclocross event Oct. 4
HRV struggles to produce in the red zone in 51-8 loss; faces North Eugene Friday
For a second straight week, a Hood River Valley opponent had over 400 yards rushing, which again spelled defeat for the Eagles (2-2), who lost 51-8 to the No. 9-ranked Redmond Panthers (3-1) Friday in central Oregon.
Boys take first in Division I race and the girls take ninth in Division II
The Hood River Valley cross country program kept building on its stellar start to the 2015 season with numerous standout performances at the Nike Portland XC meet (formerly known as Nike Pre Nationals) on Saturday — a race that draws some of the top cross country runners from the West Coast.
Glass mugs and ease of movement help with smooth sampling of ales
The distinctly named “Crux-Arillo” went fast and some beer lines were longer than others, but Hood River Hops Fest seemed to offer something for everyone, be it experimental ales from all over Oregon and Washington, bluegrass and rock-and-roll music, hot food, or talking with friends under sunny autumn skies.
The Hood River County Board of Commissioners will convene Wednesday evening to hear a report by ECONorthwest on short-term rentals outside the city’s urban growth boundary and determine the county’s next step.
Firefighters continue to fight the Indian Creek fire Monday morning, after controlling the portion of the blaze on the south side of the creek Sunday night.
Standards squashed; Come to dinner; more
Your family may not be together if a disaster strikes, so it is important to think about the following situations and plan just in case
The 27th annual CROP Hunger Walk is this Saturday, Sept. 26, beginning and ending at Hood River Valley Christian Church, 975 Indian Creek Road, with registration starting at 9:30 a.m.