The Hood River County History Museum is re-orienting following the loss of its executive, as is the Hood River Heritage Council — one board member stepped down citing a need to spend more time volunteering elsewhere, as well as “frustrations” with the council.
A 51-year-old Parkdale man died Sunday in a single vehicle crash on Dee Highway, near Odell.
Quick collective response to heavy drought conditions
A wildfire near Dee consumed roughly three acres of trees and brush Tuesday — and threated nearby orchards and homes — but a valley-wide response wrestled down the flames within hours.
Genesis Quezada just turned 16, but she already has four years of business experience under her belt.
Staff previews process for facility planning update
In its lone meeting for July, Hood River County School Board on Wednesday welcomed two new members and assigned a new chair and vice-chair.
On July 6, at about 5:11 p.m., Oregon State Police and emergency personnel responded to a motorcycle crash at milepost 68 on Highway 26, east of Government Camp and the Highway 35 junction.
Global Sessions, an event and destination management team specializing in event coordination, hosted an Archery Tag tournament on Saturday, June 6 at Hood River’s Waterfront Park. The event was a huge success, with 11 teams raising over $2,000 to support Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Columbia Gorge.
Blood donations happen on rare consecutive days in Hood River this month.
Annual festivities bring out crowds in Hood River, Odell, Bingen
Barbecue smoke wafted over an empty main lawn of Jackson Park on July 4.
The countertop requires a plastic covering, the dishwasher doesn’t work, and you have to lie on your back to light the pilot light to the stove.
All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River.
All calls were responded to within the County of Hood River.
This week volunteers at Adopt A Dog have selected Logan as the program’s adoptable pet of the week:
Leaders for Tomorrow (LFT) is celebrating its 20th Anniversary on Friday, July 17 at the Best Western Plus Hood River Inn. Organizers are looking for alumni of the program, originally called Leadership for Youth (a.k.a. Chamber Leaders) with students from Hood River Valley, Cascade Locks and Summit (now Horizon) Christian Schools.
The Hood River County Museum is once again without an executive — the museum director was terminated the Friday before last.
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