Food insecure residents of rural Oregon can now access fresh fruits and vegetables. Greater Oregon Behavioral Health, Inc. (GOBHI), with the assistance of Gorge Grown Food Network, has launched the Frontier Veggie Prescription (or Veggie Rx) program in Sherman, Gilliam and Harney counties.August 1, 2018 midnight read more..
Citing the expected triple-digit heat and competition with other events, organizer Brian Yeager announced postponement of the third annual Kriekfest planned for this weekend at Hood River Waterfront Park, to a date to be determined in September.July 28, 2018 midnight read more..
Hood River County, in partnership with Sustainable Northwest, Pacific Power, and the Oregon Clean Power Cooperative, welcomes the public to the Hood River County Health Department building, 1109 June St., on July 31 at 11 a.m. for the ribbon cutting event for a new 24-kilowatt rooftop solar array.July 25, 2018 midnight read more..
The Hood River Elks Lodge is sponsoring four teenage students this July to attend Camp Meadowood Springs. Sponsorship is 100 percent provided from member donations with the majority coming from the Tuesday night poker players ($5,400).July 18, 2018 midnight read more..
The Next Door’s two youth mentoring programs, Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of the Columbia Gorge and Mentor for Success (MFS), will merge under a new name in the coming year and continue providing Gorge youth ages 6-21 with caring adult mentors, said a Next Door press release.July 14, 2018 midnight read more..
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