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11th hour, 11th day: Saturday Observances honor veterans

Three events on Saturday honor veterans who have served the United States.

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Cascade Locks Port sets up ‘Oregon Pony’ group

Commission adopts Marine Park plan

The Port of Cascade Locks has laid out next steps for a community group that will hash out options and make recommendations for the historic train exhibit in Marine Park.

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Mark Johnson resigns House, takes job with business group

State Representative Mark Johnson (R-Hood River) announced Friday he would retire from the Legislature effective Nov. 6.

Disaster loan program opens for Hood River County

Hood River County businesses can now get direct aid from the Federal SBA (Small Business Administration) disaster loan program to help Hood River businesses recover from lost revenue from September's Eagle Creek fire.

City holds Heights URA meeting Nov. 9

The City of Hood River seeks community input on Hood River Heights Urban Renewal District (URD) project priorities at a public meeting this Thursday, Nov. 9 at the Hood River Fire Station.

Breweries in the Gorge host ‘Big Swig’ open house

Breweries in the Gorge (B.I.G.) is hosting its second annual multi-brewery event on Nov. 11.

Veterans Day 2017: Air Force sends physician soaring into career in the Gorge

Doug Grissom, M.D., knows first-hand that it’s a long way from an Air Force flight surgeon to family practice doctor.

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‘Wheels of Hope’ car goes to Cascade Locks single mom

A single mom with three children received a vehicle Thursday in the third annual “Wheels of Hope” campaign sponsored by Bicoastal Media in partnership with Northshore Medical Group.

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Gotta have slides: Children’s Park plan unveiled Thursday

Slides, bigger monkey bars, a maze, and “a zip line straight to Mike’s Ice Cream” were among the imaginative ideas students have called for in a redesigned Children’s Park play structure at Ninth and Eugene streets.

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Truck hauling mobile home crashes in Hood River

A semi-truck hauling a manufactured home crashed and jackknifed Monday morning.

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Truck hauling mobile home crashes in HR Monday

A semi-truck hauling a Marlette manufactured home crashed shortly before 10 a.m. Monday and struck a guardrail on Interstate 84 westbound near milepost 63.

Fire Safety Tips: As you fall back this weekend, check your smoke alarms

Sunday, Nov. 5 marks the end of Daylight Saving Time and serves as a good reminder for Oregonians to test their smoke alarms. The Oregon Office of State Fire Marshal is urging residents to test their smoke alarms before automatically changing the batteries.

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Tsuruta visit

Guests from Tsuruta High School, Hood River Valley High School’s sister city school in Japan, were in town this week.

Sheriff Log, Oct. 22 to 28

All calls were responded to within the County of Hood River.

Hood River City Council holds goal setting Nov. 11

City council and staff will meet for their annual goal-setting session, on Saturday, Nov. 11 at Hood River Library, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.


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