Lauren Gray, a 2013 graduate of Hood River Valley High School, has won two college scholarships while attending University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, Wash.
Julia Skwarczynski and Abby Walker, two Hood River Valley High School seniors, have been selected as this school year’s first Elks Students of the Month. Both were presented checks for $100 in recognition of their volunteer efforts and achievements at school during last week’s lodge meeting.
Hood River Rotary completed a mascot relocation project at Mid Valley Elementary on Oct. 13.
Eagle volleyball took on The Dalles Tuesday in what was Eagles’ Senior Night (results too late for press time), and is looking ahead to its first playoff game, at home on Oct. 29. It earned home court advantage last week by winning the Columbia River Conference title.
The weather and the playoff picture remain a bit cloudy for the Horizon Christian School Hawks soccer team.
The fight remains in the winless Hood River Valley High School Eagle team, and they gave one to Pendleton Friday.
A water polo “what if” put a disappointing twist on the Hood River teams’ efforts Saturday.
Hood River Valley Swim Team Osprey hosted its annual Harvest of Gold Swim Meet, sponsored by ERS / Your Rental and Party Centers last weekend at the Hood River Aquatic Center. Oregon Swimming Official Stan Benson celebrated 40 years of officiating in Oregon Swimming at the meet.
An estimated 14,000 ballots – a county record – go out Wednesday, meaning they will arrive in homes in the next few days, at the same time as the new quarterly property tax statements from Hood River County
No on 97, For Reynolds, ‘Eye-opener’, more
I’m voting yes on Measure 97 because:
Come to the Hood River Library on Sunday, Oct. 30 for an evening of snacks, candy, games and some spooky (and probably silly) movies and stories. Teens and tweens will have the library to themselves for the night.
Sept. 6 to 30
Death notices for Oct. 18: Florine Carpenter, Eldon Cates, Lois Johnson, Dan Petroff and Barbara Bacon
Florine Carpenter, Eldon Cates, Lois Johnson, Dan Petroff and Barbara Bacon
Cowboy music and poetry concert Oct. 23 in Bingen; Harvest Party at Logsdon; more
Gorge Ecumenical Ministries (GEM), an interfaith organization composed of representatives from area faith communities and churches, invites community members to attend voter forums in White Salmon and Hood River this month for political candidates.
Dr. Erin Burnham of Hood River is EMS Medical Director of the Year for 2016.
Samaritan’s Purse invites the community to its annual Operation Christmas Child (OCC) fall training seminar on Oct. 22 from 10 a.m. until noon at Faith Lutheran Church, 2810 W. 10th, The Dalles.
City, continued, and county
Niko has been selected by volunteers as Adopt A Dog’s adoptable pet of the week.