Some of Oregon’s highest elected officials have called for a moratorium on oil traffic through the Columbia River Gorge in the wake of Friday’s derailment of a Union Pacific oil train in Mosier.
TD Red Cross shelter closes, work continues at scene of wreckage
The Mosier derailment fire was knocked down in the early hours of Saturday, but work continues for emergency crews on scene.
Governor, railroad officials speak in Hood River
Hood River Valley won the boys Class 5A state track and field championship Saturday at historic Hayward Field in Eugene. Hood River scored 70 points; Marist of Eugene was second with 66.
EUGENE — Hood River Valley High School senior thrower Sebastian Barajas couldn’t have asked for a better start to his trip to Hayward Field for the 5A track and field state championships.
A measure banning large scale bottled water operations in Hood River County passed with nearly 70 percent support from Hood River County voters Tuesday evening.
A.J. Kitt of Hood River announced Tuesday afternoon that he has withdrawn from the May 17 Primary Election race for Hood River County Commission, position 2.
A Glenwood, Wash., man was severely injured in a logging accident Thursday near Dee.
UPDATE, JAN. 14 AT 4 P.M.: The Hood River Police Department reports that Lawrence ("Larry") Tolbert has been located safe in Klamath Falls.
All Hood River County School District after school activities are canceled due to inclement weather.
A Hood River woman was found dead at a trail west of Hood River, and investigators say she was likely killed by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Wednesday night could bring snow and ice to Hood River, as well as I-84 and Highway 14 through the Central Gorge.
Interstate 84 between Cascade Locks and Hood River has been reopened following Tuesday's storm.
Both lanes of Interstate 84 eastbound from Troutdale to Hood River have been closed, an Oregon Department of Transportation official told the News.
Hood River Valley boys soccer defeated Wilsonville 2-0 Saturday afternoon in Hillsboro to repeat as 5A state champions.
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