Hood River teams take FLL awards

Oregon Robotics Tournament & Outreach Program (ORTOP) has announced the awards received by teams at the 16th annual Intel Oregon FIRST LEGO League Championship Tournaments, presented by Rockwell Collins, held Jan. 13-14 at Liberty High School in Hillsboro.

January 24, 2018 midnight read more..

‘Novice’ debate team earns first place

The Hood River Valley High School Novice debate team of Claire Powell and Jacob Kaplan placed first in Junior Public Forum debate at the Hap Hingston Invitational Tournament held Jan. 12-13 at Pacific University in Forest Grove.

January 20, 2018 midnight read more..

At vet’s, students glimpse working world

Life hits fast for most people once high school graduation passes by, which is why Nita Bozarth, a teacher at Hood River Valley High School, provides a course for students to gain experience outside of the classroom to help in that transition from high school to adulthood.

January 20, 2018 midnight read more..

Ecology Institute hosts volunteer workshop Thursday

The Columbia Gorge Ecology Institute is hosting a free volunteer workshop for anyone interested in learning about place-based education in the Gorge and local volunteer opportunities in environmental education. The workshop will be held on Thursday, Jan. 11 from 5:30-7 p.m. in the Hood River Library Meeting Room, 502 State St., downtown Hood River.

January 10, 2018 midnight read more..

Playground Moved

At May Street School, crews with Kirby Nagelhout Construction are working throughout winter break to prepare new playground areas on the east side of the campus in time for resumption of school on Monday.

January 6, 2018 midnight read more..

Lions honor Peace Poster winners

The Hood River Lions Club has awarded the three selected winners of its annual Lions International Peace Poster Contest. This year’s theme is “The Future of Peace.” The winners received their awards Dec. 9 at the Hood River Library.

December 30, 2017 midnight read more..


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