Pet of the Week: Bonded pair Pebbles and BamBam are twice the fun

Pebbles and BamBam have been selected by volunteers as Adopt A Dog’s adoptable pets of the week. These two are a bonded pair, 10 and 11 years old — and if one playful pup is great, TWO playful pups are awesome!

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Wyden vows to push for government transparency

‘Not on my watch’ is Senator’s slogan at Cascade Locks town hall

On Sunday, Sen. Ron Wyden came close to creating a new acronym: NOMY. “Not On My Watch.”

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At Wyeth, trail edges westward

Eastbound drivers on Interstate 84 have noticed crews hard at work building a new segment of the Columbia River Historic Highway State Trail, at Wyeth.

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Car pulled from Hood River Marina

Three adults from the Gorge made it safely out of a car that plunged into the Hood River Marina.

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OSU Food Preservation series delivers hands-on learning

The annual OSU Extension Service Food Preservation course series has been in full swing since early June in both Hood River and The Dalles.

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HRMS: A school transformed

Hood River Middle School will be a “smart building with an old look,” said the man overseeing the transformation of one of the county’s most iconic structures.

RJ Chavez hired as News sports reporter

Hood River News has hired a familiar face to cover the local sports beat.

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‘Problem’ intersections

Where do you think the worst traffic intersections are in Hood River?

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Weed of the Month: This is the best time to eradicate Knotweed

Knotweed is another horribly invasive plant unleashed on the countryside by gardeners attracted to its ornamental qualities.

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The not so simple ‘hike to the falls’

MSN ‘best of’ list gives nod to the Gorge, again

We sure are popular here in the Gorge.

Northeast Ore. rancher asks state to kill wolves

SALEM (AP) — A rancher in northeastern Oregon's Wallowa County has asked state officials to kill wolves from the Harl Butte pack after an investigator confirmed wolves killed a calf.

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Bridge work hours change

Heading across the Hood River Interstate Bridge this week?

Timberland companies announce fire closures

Local timberland companies are announcing that due to conditions of high fire danger, all lands in Klickitat, Skamania, Yakima, Hood River and Wasco counties will be closed to public entry starting Aug. 5 until further notice.

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Heart of Hospice holds first grief and loss workshop

Next workshop Aug. 26

On July 29, the Heart of Hospice Foundation sponsored their first Community Grief and Loss Workshop using SoulCollage. Clyde Sanda was the facilitator and Karen Lee assisted.

Building Permits — July 2017

City and county


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