There were tears from both sides as host families said goodbye to their junior high school students from Tsuruta, Japan, Tuesday morning at Hood River Valley High School.
Hood River Valley High School sophomore Samantha Morley has earned a Silver Medal at the national round of the Scholastic Art Awards; Two HRVHS students have won spots in the National Speech and Debate competition to be held June 12-17 in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), Celilo Chapter, gathered Wednesday, March 16, to honor three students during their regular monthly meeting.
Nathan Johnston, a junior at Hood River Valley High School, won second Place in Expository Speaking at the Southridge High School Invitational Tournament on March 5.
Clark College has announced it will close its campus at Bingen Point on June 16 due to low enrollment. Students currently enrolled in classes will have the opportunity to work with college advisors to develop a plan to complete their programs.
Columbia Gorge Community College is offering a new project management course this spring.
March has been nationally designated as Gambling Awareness Month, and locally, the Center for Living is spreading the word about gambling addiction and free treatment options available to both gamblers and family members.
Elks National Foundation will give $4.1 million in three college scholarship programs.
Two funding opportunities are available to qualifying local non-profit organizations this spring through the Gorge Community Foundation.
Hood River Valley High School students received word last month of their placement in the regional contest of the Scholastic Art and Writing awards, and were honored at an all-school fine arts assembly on Feb. 26.
Plenty of work went into the newest workout space in town.
Hood River County Prevention Department and North Central Public Health District have been awarded a 12 month, $25,000 development grant from the Knight Cancer Institute Community Partnership Program at Oregon Health & Science University.
According to the National Survey of Children’s Health, ADHD, or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, is one of the most common neurobehavioral disorders in children and affects 11 percent of school-aged children in the United States — nearly 6.4 million.
Occam’s Razor robotics team from Hood River Valley High School has advanced to the Super Regional competition in Oakland, Calif., March 24-26.
Hood River Valley High School paid tribute to its artists and writers on Friday.
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