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Explore the Gorge with a ‘Naturalist Backpack’

The Hood River County Library District has partnered with the U.S. Forest Service to offer library patrons the possibility of borrowing a “Naturalist Backpack” that they can take with them in exploring local trails and recreation areas.

June 27, 2018 midnight read more..

‘Vino & Fido’ June 24

Join Hood River Adopt A Dog for Vino & Fido, held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, June 24 at Wy’east Vineyards, 3189 Highway 35.

June 23, 2018 midnight read more..

City announces parking restrictions

On Friday, June 29, the City of Hood River and Beam Excavating will be griding the asphalt surface of all roads disturbed by the recent water line project, said a press release.

June 23, 2018 midnight read more..

Port proposes bridge timeline

The Port Commission hosted a work session Tuesday to continue discussing issues surrounding a plan that could replace the Hood River-White Salmon Interstate Bridge by 2025.

June 23, 2018 midnight read more..

Small fire leads to I-84 lane closure Thursday

One lane of eastbound Interstate 84 is closed Thursday morning at Mitchell Point, three miles west of Hood River, as firefighters contain a fire, approximately half-acre in size, that started at about 3 a.m. Thursday.

June 21, 2018 9:58 a.m. read more..

Nubia Contreras joins Radio Tierra board

Radio Tierra, the local Spanish/English community radio station, said in a press release that Nubia Contreras is the newest member of its board of directors. Contreras began her term June 1 and will serve for three years.

June 20, 2018 midnight read more..

Pet of the Week: Daisy is a charmer

Volunteers at Hood River Adopt A Dog have chosen Daisy as their adoptable pet of the week and can’t sing enough praise about this tiny seven pound, 7-year-old Chihuahua/Dachshund mix from the Okanogan.

June 20, 2018 midnight read more..


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