Sports briefs for Sept. 21.
For seven years, Kevin Haspela has been the head coach of the HRV girls soccer program. And in those seven years, the Eagles have played the West Albany Bulldogs six times. They’ve lost five times, tied once, but never won.
HRV still searching for its first win after losing 12-6 heartbreaker in first league game
The Hood River Valley Eagles played their best football game of the season Friday against the Ridgeview Ravens in their Special District 1 opener Friday in Redmond. T
Eagles fall to 6A Liberty at Century tourney
After 11 games this season, the HRV volleyball team’s win streak was finally snapped on Saturday during a tournament at Century High School in Hillsboro, where the Eagles fell to 6A Liberty in the championship game.
The concept of rezoning Morrison Park for developing affordable housing merits support.
Act of kindness; ‘Sign of the times’; more
The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give blood and platelets this fall to help restock the shelves following a significant summer shortage to ensure an adequate blood supply for patients in need.
The pictures of people’s prized pets in a recent Hood River News edition struck an empathetic chord among our close knit family. We all have pets that have become family members.
Providence Volunteers in Action, a program of Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital, and the Area Agency on Aging, a program of Mid-Columbia Council of Governments, are cohosting Powerful Tools for Caregivers, a six-week workshop beginning in October.
All calls were responded to within the County of Hood River.
Two events, and the common elements of art and exercise, overlapped last weekend in ways that showed how nimble and creative the Hood River community can be.
Performing Arts Initiative is holding its second Town Hall meeting on Sunday Oct. 2 at 6 p.m. at the AniChe Winetasting Room, 301 Oak St. in Hood River (formerly Venue 301 and the Butler Bank Building).
Entertainment update for Sept. 21.
Smithsonian magazine designates Saturday, Sept. 24 as the 12th annual Museum Day Live!
City looks to rezone disc golf course for affordable housing
Morrison Park has been the site of Hood River’s disc golf course for over a decade, but in the coming years, it may have a different use: affordable housing.
The shady 1.2-mile segment of trail begins west of Hood River at Starvation Creek Trailhead.
Downtown will be a beer drinker’s paradise on Saturday, with two events open to families happening simultaneously a few blocks apart. The first Oktoberfest at Hood River Elks Lodge, Third and Cascade, runs 4 to 9 p.m. Admission is free for all ages.
On Sept. 13, the Hood River County School District (HRCSD) closed on the sale of $57.2 million of voter-supported bonds.
The beach, roads and trails of Hood River Waterfront were the scene of the sixth annual Gorge Kids Triathlon Sunday.
Death notices for Sept. 21:Charlotte Osborne, Siaau Melie, Unice Gast, James Maling and Carl Howe, Jr.
Charlotte Osborne, Siaau Melie, Unice Gast, James Maling and Carl Howe, Jr.