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Holiday Closures

Government offices are closed Christmas Day and New Year’s Day (Dec. 25 and Jan. 1) statewide.

December 22, 2018 midnight read more..

Ron Rivers retires; Mike Oates sworn in as County Chair

While the current terms don’t expire until Dec. 31, the Hood River County Board of Commissioners decided to hold the official swearing in ceremony for its incoming chair and two re-elected commissioners before its Dec. 17 meeting because, due to the upcoming holidays, the board won’t meet again until the new year.

December 22, 2018 midnight read more..

Port of CL announces new Deputy General Manager

The Port of Cascade Locks recently announced Olga Kaganova as its new deputy general manager. Kaganova recently moved to the Cascade Locks area from Portland, where she worked at a job corps center with the U.S. Department of Labor.

December 22, 2018 midnight read more..

Music teacher Walworth dies

Lloyd Walworth, a retired high school choir teacher and founder of a community choir, died last Friday, Dec. 7, after a several-month battle with brain cancer. He was 72.

December 19, 2018 midnight read more..


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