Lions and Lioness club members from Hood River County manned the store fronts of local grocers to help stock the shelves of FISH food bank.
Preparation for potential incidents stemming from oil train traffic in Klickitat County was the hot topic of discussion at a meeting in White Salmon last week.
Five years after the global recession, the revenue situation for Hood River County has not improved as fast as the county would like, and that doesn’t appear to change anytime soon.
Action Network looks to limit regional fuel export terminals
Oil and coal transport opponents rallied some dramatic numbers in a multimedia forum Monday convened by the Columbia Gorge Climate Action Network at Riverside Community Church.
On Thursday, June 5, “Ken” Jian Huang, a Chinese government lawyer, visited Hood River and met with several local attorneys and leaders. Huang’s trip to Hood River was part of a two-week cultural and legal exchange sponsored by the International Academy of Trial Lawyers.
Full Sail Brewing is one of the 69 craft brewers across the country that has joined the Ales for ALS™ campaign in support of the ALS Therapy Development Institute’s (ALS TDI) mission to discover and develop effective treatments for ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease.
RBS Inc. — Robichaud Batten Systems — is flying under the radar, and that’s how owner Romeo Robichaud likes it.
El Mercado del Valle has a new logo, thanks to Wy’east Middle School eighth-grader Jairo Munoz.
For weeks the yellow caution tape has flapped at three of the four corners of 12th and May streets where pedestrian access changes were started by the city and left incomplete.
In a matter of days, Insitu employees will begin moving into the nearly complete Eagle Point.
The Hood River Aquatic Center will increase its rates at the beginning of the summer schedule, Saturday, June 14.
Effective July 1, the rates for system development charges throughout the entire Hood River Valley Parks and Recreation District will increase by 6 percent and will be $2,761 for single-family dwellings, $1,973 for multi-family and $2,649 for manufactured homes. HRVPRD will be collecting the SDCs throughout Hood River County, excluding Cascade Locks.
Parking area, stage footprint reduced
Back in January, the News ran a story on “DeeTour:” a 3,000- to 5,000-person concert amphitheater proposed for construction on the old mill site in Dee located near the intersection of Dee Highway and Lost Lake Road.
The Port of Cascade Locks is making progress in filling a seat on its commission that has been vacant for the past two months.
Horizon Christian School has applied for, and received a school improvement grant which provides for three additional staff positions beginning in September 2014.
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