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Hazing sea lions not a long-term fix

A peculiar war is being waged on the Columbia River as tribes seek to keep sea lions from decimating salmon runs, and the sea mammals refuse to give up the all-you-can-eat buffet.

May 16, 2018 midnight read more..

HRV track sends 20 to state

Before the upcoming Oregon 5A state meet in Eugene on May 18-19, HRV track and field ended its regular season in Hermiston on May 9-10 in what was the final track meet in the Columbia River Conference’s existence.

May 16, 2018 midnight read more..

CGCC hosts Culture Fest

Columbia Gorge Community College, a sanctuary college, is hosting its fourth annual Gorge Culture Fest on its Hood River-Indian Creek Campus on Saturday, May 19 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

May 16, 2018 midnight read more..

Convicted sex offender re-arrested

On May 7, detectives from the Hood River County Sheriff’s Office arrested 77 year old Kenneth Gordon Lolley, of Hood River, for sex abuse. Lolley was the former owner/operator of a Tucker Road pottery store, where he taught classes to adults and children.

May 15, 2018 1:16 p.m. read more..

Hood River hiker injured at Middle Falls Trail

On May 8 at approximately 2:38 p.m., the Skamania County Sheriff’s Office received a report of an injured hiker near the overlook at Middle Falls Trail, off the USFS 90 road, approximately 37 miles east of Cougar, Wash. The initial report was the hiker fell off the trail and was unresponsive.

May 12, 2018 midnight read more..


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