Red Cross shelter moves to Hood River

Skamania shelter relocates tonight at Tucker Road

Tonight, the Red Cross will move its Stevenson shelter to Hood River Assembly of God church, 979 Tucker Rd., Hood River.

Boil water advisory for all Crystal Springs Water District

Updated Information: All of Crystal Springs Water District is under a boil water advisory. This means boil your water. Do not consume raw tap water. This expands the alert that was issued yesterday. Questions should be directed to the Crystal Springs Water District at 541-354-1818.

Sheriff’s office draws new evacuation boundaries

After careful consideration by fire incident commanders and the Hood River County Sheriff's Office, the following changes are being made to Evacuation Levels:

HRCSD to close early Sept. 14

Just In: The Hood River County School District is releasing all students two hours early today, Thursday, Sept. 14, due to worsening air quality conditions.

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Hops Fest rescheduled to Oct. 7

The Hood River Hops Fest has been rescheduled to Oct. 7.

HR Police: Caller reported firework use before Tuesday fire

A fire burned on Indian Creek Trail between Third and Fifth streets, just south of Pine, on Sept. 12 at about 10:29 p.m. Local, state and federal fire crews helped in fighting the blaze.

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Evac update: west HR upgraded, CL downgraded

Hood River County Sheriff’s Office has consulted with fire incident commanders and made evacuation level changes.

Boiled Water Order for Crystal Springs District Wednesday

Crystal Springs Water District has issued a boil water order for its public water system.

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Gorge gets challenged to ‘Drive Less’

The Oregon Drive Less Challenge pulls up soon. Its finish line: energy efficiency.

‘Gorge Grape Escape’ auction needs agents

The White Salmon Valley Education Foundation is calling on all “operatives.” Your mission is to attend the 2017 Gorge Grape Escape, and become an Agent of Opportunity.

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Responding to Eagle Creek fire

As fire continues, community puts concern into action

Nearly 1,000 people have put themselves in harm’s way to fight the Eagle Creek/Indian Creek fire in the past two weeks, and as the fire grows so does community support for the fire crews and other responders.

The Ale List: Hood River Hops Fest returns Sept. 23

The 14th annual Hood River Hops Fest pours fresh-hopped ales from around the Northwest Sept. 23 in what has become a hugely-popular mainstay fermentology event in Oregon.

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WAAAM Fly-In dampened, but not done in, by heavy smoke

To the surprise of no one living here, the Eagle Creek fire had a damping influence on turnout at the Hood River Fly-In.

City moves on changes to parking regulations

The City of Hood River is poised for what could be significant changes in what people need to pay for parking.

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Polallie in two parts: Forest Service splits up Mt. Hood timber thin

The U.S. Forest Service will divide a timber thinning and fuels reduction project on the north slope of Mount Hood into two parts.


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