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Succulent fire

West Side Fire Department faces an unusual challenge Thursday when a small fire broke out in a back greenhouse at Good News Gardening on Tucker Road: How to save succulents and other house plants while dousing the fire underneath them.

November 14, 2018 midnight read more..

Nationwide ‘Nobody is Above the Law’ protests reach Hood River

Crowds organized in Hood River, The Dalles and around the country Thursday evening to protest Matthew Whitaker’s appointment as acting Attorney General, a move that put him in charge of overseeing Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into potential foreign meddling in the 2016 U.S. election.

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Columbia Gorge CASA welcomes new volunteers

Columbia Gorge CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) has announced its newest child advocates: Jason Beaver and Ami Trosley, Stevenson; Kirah Doerr, Rebekah Fisher and Traci Witkowski, The Dalles; and Caree DeBorde and Jacob Haan, Hood River.

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Hood River Saddle Club shows community pride

That old saying, “Be careful what you ask for,” sometimes turns out just fine. Hood River Saddle Club volunteers asked for warm, dry weather for their first-out-of-the-chute Adopt-A-Highway project — and it worked!

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Next Door, Inc. seeks to expand program

In order to help meet the need, The Next Door, Inc. (TNDI) is co-hosting a foster parent information session with Greater Oregon Behavioral Health, Inc. (GOBHI, headquartered in The Dalles), on Monday, Nov. 19 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at its office, located at 965 Tucker Road, Hood River.

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Public involvement group meets on bridge project; inspection confirms bridge needs replacing

The first meeting of a public involvement group marks a monumental milestone for the Hood River/White Salmon Interstate Bridge Replacement Project, but there is still a long way to go. Efforts are still being made to involve The Columbia River Intertribal Fishing Council (CRIFC) and, meanwhile, a recent bridge inspection only confirmed what many in the community already know: The bridge needs to be replaced, and soon.

November 10, 2018 midnight read more..

‘Full investigation!’

According to Indivisible Columbia Gorge, the local organizer, over 100 protesters attended from Hood River, Trout Lake, Mosier and Parkdale.

November 10, 2018 midnight read more..

Addams Family closes

Hood River Valley High School’s Preforming Arts Department’s fall musical, “The Addams Family,” closes this weekend, Nov. 9-10.

November 9, 2018 8:20 a.m. read more..



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