Warming Shelters open; coat donations needed
All calls were responded to within the County of Hood River.
A significant milestone was reached this week on the construction of the new FISH Food Bank building.
Budget to stay mostly flat; increases had been earmarked for oil, coal train issue
A year after its executive director warned the agency was on the “verge of collapse” due to a lack of funding, the Columbia River Gorge Commission will not be receiving the financial boost it had hoped for.
Food banks receive pre-Christmas boost
The serious business of food delivery certainly had a humorous side.
Leadership. Responsibility. Generosity. Thrift.
Increase larger than last year’s
Garbage rates will be going up again in January following a decision from the Hood River County Board of Commissioners to approve a request for the increase from Hood River Garbage.
Meteorologists are warning of heavy rainfall throughout the Pacific Northwest, with potential for river flooding.
Blue Cheer and a Red Opel: Claudia Lane’s poster collection is full color rock history on display at 301 Gallery through Dec. 24
Who says if you remember the ‘60s you weren’t there?
Columbia Gorge Community College is offering Basic Electricity for Maintenance Technicians beginning Monday, Jan. 5, 2015, from 4-7p.m. at the Fort Dalles Readiness Center Renewable Energy Technology classroom and labs.
Better Business Bureau warns of holiday hoaxes
It’s the most wonderful time of the year — and potentially the most profitable for scammers. Better Business Bureau serving Alaska, Oregon and Western Washington has put together a list of 12 common Christmas schemes to help consumers stay safe this holiday season.
This week volunteers at Adopt A Dog have selected Lolo as the program’s adoptable pet of the week. They describe him as follows:
Salem, OR — Representative Mark Johnson has been selected by House Speaker Tina Kotek to serve on the following committees during the 78th Legislative Assembly:
Salem, OR — State Senator Chuck Thomsen (R-Hood River), entering his fifth year serving Oregon Senate District 26, will continue to serve on the important budget-writing Full Ways and Means Committee, and the Senate Business and Transportation Committee.