The holidays are coming, and Hood River is preparing for the local festivities.
Port of Cascade Locks, Odell orchardist want to build freeze-dried fruit plant by 2015
CASCADE LOCKS – An Odell orchardist is looking at a Cascade Locks location for her new business, “The Puff Factory,” a 26,000-square-foot plant that will use a unique freeze-drying technique to transform Hood River fruit into snack products. Plans are to employ 30-50 people.
Friday’s annual event benefits Christmas Project
Your turn, Fashionistas.
$8,500 raised for MDA is best in the event’s history
Hood River Fire has once again done a great job of scaring up funds for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
Beall’s store opens Thursday; Bingen Windermere holds open house; Cohen sells advisorship to Moser; Coffee Clatter returns Nov. 15
Someone used a rock to smash the front window of Sheppard’s early Wednesday morning.
Food banks need donations as demand rises for the holidays
The cupboards aren’t bare at FISH, at least not yet.
Surviving cancer helped Nannette Mortensen craft a new mission statement for her life.
The Next Door kids take special ride Saturday
One of the region’s most classic attractions has announced the return of a holiday tradition: Mount Hood Railroad brings back The Polar Express for two magical months. The Polar Express will transport riders to the North Pole and into the holiday spirit during the popular Hood River event.
Heading to Portland?
First attempt at beginning process fails; council meets Nov. 6
Concerns regarding cost and community impact bubbled to the surface of a special meeting of the White Salmon City Council focused on potentially seeking a license to open a retail marijuana shop.
Soroptimist International clubs of Hood River and Mt. Adams are looking for Gorge-area women heads of households to receive one of four $1,500 Women’s Opportunity Awards from the clubs. Applications are now available and are due back by Dec. 1.
Although we’ve yet to see any flakes fly in Hood River, Mother Nature is already busy dumping plenty of snow up on Mount Hood.
Hood River County Christmas Project coordinator Bruce Holmson has announced registration dates for the upcoming 2013 holiday season.
Investigation of History Museum results in continued fiscal controls
Revenue-gathering restrictions imposed on The History Museum of Hood River County since early September will remain in place following the recent release of a report that found museum board members “appeared to intentionally circumvent” county-established financial controls when handling museum funds.