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Election 2018

The bulk of ballots for the Nov. 6 election will be mailed on Oct. 17 to registered voters in the county. Voter registration deadline is Oct. 16 for new registrants and current voters with a change of address or other update to their registration information.

October 13, 2018 midnight read more..

Two weekends of celebrations planned

The Hood River Valley Chamber of Commerce’s annual Harvest Fest celebration, located at the Event Site, takes place this weekend, Oct. 12-14 — a week earlier than its traditional third weekend in October.

October 10, 2018 midnight read more..

Ammonia leak closes Hwy 35

Emergency crews closed and evacuated Highway 35 between Paasch Drive and Dethman Ridge Road, as well as all of Van Horn Drive and Mason Road, in the mid-valley for approximately two hours yesterday due to an ammonia leak at a fruit packing house.

October 10, 2018 midnight read more..

Port to update waterfront restrooms

The Port of Hood River is making plans to upgrade the restrooms at both the Marina and the Event Site to accommodate an increase in use over the last few years.

October 10, 2018 midnight read more..


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