The design firm Play by Design has been chosen to help the City of Hood River lead the new community design and build process for the Children’s Park replacement.
Two more volunteer training sessions have been scheduled as Hood River Shelter Services (HRSS) prepares for opening next month.
Rail Events Inc., Iowa Pacific holdings unable to reach agreement
After several months of ongoing negotiations, Rail Events Inc. has announced several U.S. locations of The Polar Express Train Ride, previously operated by Iowa Pacific Holdings, will not return for the 2017 season, including Mt. Hood Railroad in Hood River.
Columbia Gorge Community College/Small Business Development Center is offering an “Increasing Your Bottom Line” workshop at the CGCC Hood River Indian Creek Campus on Friday, Oct. 13 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Cost is $20 per business.
Oh me, oh Miya! Miya has been selected by volunteers as Adopt A Dog’s adoptable pet of the week.
Forums set this week
What leadership qualities should the next president of Columbia Gorge Community College possess in order to reflect the needs of our region?
Homecoming week, the second week in October, is rapidly approaching, and freshmen through seniors are preparing for the festivities.
The raptor, which state crews found lying injured in a creek near Post Canyon in April, spent months recuperating at Rowena Wildlife Clinic before its release Thursday afternoon.
Waucoma Bookstore and Crush Cider Café are hosting “Tasting Cider” author Erin James for a book talk and cider tasting on Tuesday, Oct. 10 at 6:30 p.m. at Crush Cider Café, 1020 Wasco St. James is the editor-in-chief of CiderCraft magazine and will be discussing her new book, subtitled “The CiderCraft Guide to the Distinctive Flavors of North American Hard Cider.”
Planned explosions along I-84 are part of historic trail work
A series of rock blasts along Interstate 84 west of Hood River will occasionally delay fall travelers.
LOC honors city for outreach program
The City of Hood River was presented the 2017 Helen and Alan Berg Good Governance award at the 92nd Annual League of Oregon Cities (LOC) conference last week in Portland.
Stevenson native Deb Hart, founder of The Pink Sistas, Inc., knows what it’s like to get a breast cancer diagnosis.
Cindy Walbridge’s long and productive career with the City of Hood River came to an official end at one of her favorite places.
Arson has been ruled out in the Kayak Shed fire, but the specific cause of the fire has not been determined.
The Eagle Creek fire will likely keep burning until weather helps put it out, fire team reports state.