CL Council talks water exchange legal fees Monday

Elected leaders in Cascade Locks are still considering the legal ramifications of a water exchange needed to bring a Nestlé bottling plant to town, according to budget plans.

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Nuttin’ to do?  We’ve got June covered

Summer in the Gorge is like nowhere else: The Mid-Columbia’s wealth of indoor and outdoor happenings amounts to a long list of events, attractions and activities needing a good three months to exhaust. Wonder how to go about that?

Gorge Peace Fellowship awards two scholarships

Columbia Fellowship for Peace Susanna Blake Gabay Peace Scholarship was awarded to Deylan Guidel and Morgan Totten, Hood River Valley High School Class of 2017, on May 25 at the school’s scholarship night.

Community Foundation announces local grants to arts, education, senior services

The Oregon Community Foundation announced on Monday $8.7 million in grants awarded to organizations around the state, including important grants in Hood River:

Peace Village fundraiser June 14 at Kickstand Kitchen

Columbia Gorge Peace Village hosts a 10th anniversary fundraiser at Kickstand Kitchen on June 14 at 5 p.m., sponsored by Don and Bonnie Benton and Little Shredders Dental.

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Tours of historic Cloud Cap Inn begin June 25

In cooperation and partnership with the Hood River Crag Rats Mountain Rescue Organization, the Hood River Ranger District will once again host free interpretive tours of historic Cloud Cap Inn.

USA Pears unwraps second annual HowdoyouAnjou? social media contest

While most consumers don’t associate USA Pears with this time of year, U.S. Anjou, Red Anjou and Bosc pears are still widely available and are great eating right now. Unlike fruits that ripen on the tree, these varieties of pears only ripen after several months rest in cold storage. To encourage consumers to keep buying pears, Pear Bureau Northwest is launching the second annual #HowdoyouAnjou? social media contest.

Pet of the Week: Panda loves attention — and the spotlight

The volunteers at Hood River Adopt A Dog have chosen Panda as this week’s adoptable pet.

Last Fresh Start breakfast this weekend before summer break

Fresh Start Culinary Arts Program will serve its last breakfast before summer break on June 10.

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Summer schedule changes at Pregnancy Resource Center

The Columbia Gorge Pregnancy Resource Centers (PRC) have new hours beginning in June.

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OLCC announces ‘Open Recruitment’ period

The Oregon Liquor Control Commission is accepting applications for Open Recruitment of retail liquor locations for Central and Northeast Oregon.

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Opportunity Connections artists’ work displayed at HR Hotel

Hood River Hotel hosts a unique new art exhibit featuring clients of Opportunity Connections.

Big Winds hosts Green Drinks

The next Gorge Owned Green Drinks happens June 13 from 5:30-7 p.m. at Big Winds in in Hood River.

‘Buy a Stranger a Ticket’ program at Columbia Center for the Arts

Columbia Center for the Arts has introduced a new program to help bring the performing arts to a wider audience.


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