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Greetings Hood River County School District families and welcome to a new school year!
Columbia Gorge Gleaning held a kick-off event on Aug. 13 .
The Hood River County Education Foundation (HRCEF) hosts Get Outside for Education at Waterfront Park on Aug. 27 from 1-6 p.m. Admission is $5 per person or $20 for five family members.
The third annual Love Your Columbia Day takes place in Hood River Aug. 20, with special cleanup, restoration and celebrations along the river.
Starting the new school year can be a time of great excitement… and anxiety. Help calm your child’s fears (and your own) with these teacher-approved tips.
To increase communication with the public, staff and the school board, and to provide for greater citizen involvement, the Hood River County School District Board of Directors has established a Finance Advisory Committee.
Monday through Wednesday, the City Public Works crew will be resurfacing the streets with a chip seal overlay on 10th Street ...
A downed power line led to street closures at 13th and State.
An eco-friendly factory has set up shop in Cascade Locks: The Renewal Workshop.
A Hood River man accused of robbing at gunpoint Jack’s Mini Market had a court appearance Tuesday in Wasco County but did not enter a plea as expected. A plea entry is anticipated by or before Sept. 20.
Other towns making the list include Jackson, Wyo., and Lake Placid, N.Y.
“Be on constant lookout for mountain bikes.” That’s one bit of advice about Hood River, termed “A Multi Sport Mecca,” in an article in the September 2016 Trail Runner magazine.
There’s a new nonprofit in town encouraging community youth to reach for the sky. Quite literally.
A Portland man fell to his death Saturday at Dry Creek Falls south of Cascade Locks, the second such fatality in Hood River County in August.
Warming Shelter is reaching out once more to care for the unsheltered of the community.
Traffic periodically clogged the bridge this week while Port of Hood River engineers tested the structure’s lift span, but their work proved constructive.
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