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Transit programs celebrate expanded Gorge services

A “transportation celebration” happened at Hood River’s new bus stop at the waterfront Saturday, as a small crowd enjoyed coffee, donuts and some banjo tunes from Mayor Paul Blackburn, all as a way to bring attention to a variety of transportation links available in the Gorge.

June 20, 2018 midnight read more..


Martin receives environmental education youth award

Emily Martin, Cascade Mountain School director, was recently recognized by The Garden Club of America as the 2018 Elizabeth Abernathy Hull Award winner for outstanding contribution to the environmental education of youth.

June 16, 2018 midnight read more..


Trucks to pay for parking at waterfront

As part of the Waterfront Paid Parking Plan enacted June 11, commercial trucks are now required to pay to park on a segment of West Portway Avenue down on the waterfront that is frequently used as a hub for distribution throughout the Gorge.

June 16, 2018 midnight read more..


Photo Gallery: Children's Park Re-build

From cutting boards to cooking meals to hauling concrete, dozens of tasks occupied a community-wide force last week in the impressive task of building a new playground at Hood River Children’s Park.From cutting boards to cooking meals to hauling concrete, dozens of tasks occupied a community-wide force last week in the impressive task of building a new playground at Hood River Children’s Park. Several hundred residents, from age 4 and up, helped out.

June 13, 2018 midnight read more..


Voigt returns home, provides new care options

Acupuncture and Chinese medicine “is the present and future of health care,” according to Peter Voigt, Peter Voigt Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, who brings his blended practice to Hood River, joining Columbia River Chiropractic, the practice owned by father, Eric Voigt, DC.

June 9, 2018 midnight read more..


‘Chicago speakeasies’ in the Gorge

Harkening back to Prohibition-era speakeasies, a few local restaurants have joined with “Chicago: The Musical,” Columbia Gorge Orchestra Association’s latest Stages production, to provide a discount to restaurant patrons attending a performance who know the magic word, “Chicago.”

June 6, 2018 midnight read more..


On the Agenda: June 12 CGCC budget meeting

A proposed $10.2 million General Fund budget for Columbia Gorge Community College’s 2018-19 fiscal year will be considered by the college’s board of education June 12 following recommendation for approval by budget committee members in May.

June 6, 2018 midnight read more..
   

Community Notes: Bear, cub sighted in Toilet Bowl trail

County officials say “a reliable report” of a bear and cub sitting in the Toilet Bowl trail area on May 29 has raised safety concerns in the popular recreation area in Post Canyon, located just west of the eastern end of Riordan Hill Road.

June 2, 2018 midnight read more..


Wednesday ‘Walkshop’

The community is invited to join urban planning expert Dan Burden for an event June 6 that is in part an open-air, on-foot assessment of an evolving commercial-residential district, the Heights.

June 2, 2018 midnight read more..
  

Library hosts annual book sale

The Friends of the Hood River County Library will hold its annual book sale May 31 to June 2 in the Gaulke Meeting Room at the Hood River Library, 502 State St.

May 26, 2018 midnight read more..

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