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HR County Library District holds annual Unity Picnic to celebrate diversity, reading

Join the Hood River County Library District on Saturday, Aug. 26 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. for the annual Unity Picnic, a celebration of diversity and the culmination of the library’s summer reading program.

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YESTERYEARS: Hood River pool facing possible closure in 1987

When the Hood River Swimming Pool closes its doors this Sunday, it may not be for good, Hood River’s city council decided Monday.

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Kaleidoscope: Summer scenes 2017

SUMMER 2017 brought the troublesome combination of heavy smoke in early August and some of the hottest temperatures on record in late July.

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‘Wheels of Hope’ nominations sought

The radio stations of Bicoastal Media are teaming with Northshore Medical Group to launch their annual campaign to help a Columbia Gorge family in need. “Wheels of Hope” will provide a deserving family lacking transportation a 2007 Honda Accord from Griffith Motors to help them meet their daily needs.

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Nuttin’ to do? Our final daily activity summer guide for the Gorge

As the end of summer nears, remember there is more to do than just watch the eclipse. Here is the final installment of our School’s Out-to-Labor Day list of one-a-day activities for the busy Gorge summer. (As this is intended for fun, we have not included “back to school shopping.”)

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YESTERYEARS: Hottest August day ever recorded in 1977

Mark Saturday, Aug. 13, 1977, down in your memory.

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Design for a legacy

July seemed to melt into August this year, with its relentless heat. The thickening dust of a thousand tractor wheels pulverizing the earth in the race to harvest perishable fruit filled the orchard air with a thick layer of particles. Little relief could be found in the eerily still nights with nary a breath of fresh air to ease the blistering heat.

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The mural and Nate Chavez

Mural admirers greet Hood River artist Nate Chavez, right, as he arrives with his paints to work on “The Remains Mural” at Third Street and Industrial Way, in this July 2017 photo.

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Parkhurst painted rocks spread joy via art

Simple rocks become works of art and messages of joy in the hands of Parkhurst Place Assisted Living residents and staff.

Cascade Observations: Voyage to the Bunny Planet

At some point in our lives, everyone has a bad day.

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YESTERYEARS: Odell Union High in new building in 1917

Odell Union High School will begin its first full year in the new high school building Aug. 27.

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2017 Open Class Fair results

2017 fair results, open class

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Hood River County Fair, 4-H Results

Textiles and more

Entertainment Update for Aug. 9 edition

Open Mic at Community Music, Maryhill Music on the Terrace, more

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First Friday

Quiet and active pursuits filled the 90-degree night on Friday, Aug. 4.

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