Hood River County election results

Polls have closed and results are coming in for local races.

Election Day is here, ballot deadline at 8 p.m.

Where to turn in your ballot in Hood River County.

All county phone lines restored

CenturyLink told county authorities all phone lines are back in service after a day of outages.

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Heights house fire roars up Friday

Roof destroyed, none injured in smoky blaze

Flames ripped through the roof of a home near May Street Elementary School Friday morning before crews knocked it down.

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Crews advance on Neal Creek fire

Neal Creek Fire, which roared up at about 4 p.m. Thursday, is burning 15 acres of brush and timber on a ridge about eight miles south of Hood River.

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Subway robbery suspect arrested at HR Library

Shepherd faces robbery, theft charges

A Hood River man accused of robbing Subway restaurant at gun point was arrested at Hood River Library Thursday evening.

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Man arrested at HR Library

A man was arrested at Hood River Library around 5:15 p.m. Thursday

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Oregon lawmakers call for temporary halt on oil traffic

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.

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Mosier derailment Saturday night update

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.

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Crews combat Mosier fire through the night

Governor, railroad officials speak in Hood River

Hood River Valley wins 5A boys track title

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.

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Barajas shatters 5A discus record on first throw at state

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.

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Hood River County bottled water measure passes

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.

Candidate Kitt withdraws from May 17 Primary

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.

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Man seriously injured in logging accident near Dee

A Glenwood, Wash., man was severely injured in a logging accident Thursday near Dee.


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