It took her over 55 years, but my mother finally forgot my name the other day. I don’t blame her.
Van Gogh Days, celebrating the beauty of summer’s signature flower — the sunflower — returns to Rasmussen Farms in the heart of Oregon’s Hood River Valley Aug. 2-3.
City will be the start and finish for Oregon’s biggest bicycle event in September 2014.
“What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. Except for bears — bears will kill you.”
‘MGM’ at Raven’s Nest July 26‘MGM’ at Raven’s Nest July 26; Food bank benefit Aug. 2; more
Radio Tierra, KZAS, was awarded a $29,593 grant from the Meyer Memorial Trust this month.
Lavender DAZE returns; ‘Power Trio’ at River City July 26; more
This week volunteers at Adopt A Dog have selected Howie as the program’s adoptable pet of the week. They describe him as follows:
Pigs live where Stephanie Pickering’s garden used to be, but that’s okay with her.
Too Slim and the Taildraggers are playing a free show downtown Hood River on Wednesday, July 16!
Due to extremely dry and hot weather conditions on the east side of the Mt. Hood National Forest, officials have issued public use restrictions effective Friday, July 11.
Heart, Strength, Tenacity: Seventh Kiteboarding-4-Cancer unifies with wind and water
The wind gods smiled on the Hood River Event Site Saturday afternoon. Despite a less-than-favorable forecast, the wind kicked in at about noon, increased throughout the day and blew strong and steady for several hours, giving the 154 participants of the 7th annual Kiteboarding- 4-Cancer fundraiser a full afternoon of sunny skies and steady wind to make this year’s sixhour endurance race one of the best and most competitive in event history.
They were the coolest guys in town. Literally and figuratively. Four Hood River law enforcement officers dumped water on their own heads Friday in the parking lot of Hood River Supply. 41 buckets of ice water.
Summer, and every season, means books for the Hegemann sisters. Lindsey 15, and Lauren, 14, are avid readers who also work to encourage reading by fellow teens and people of all ages.
Look for new and familiar faces in the advertising and circulation departments of the Hood River News.