Instructor Paul Kuiper offers a class to help farmers and orchardists communicate with their Spanish-speaking employees.
This week volunteers at Adopt A Dog have selected Poco as the program’s adoptable pet of the week:
The Hood River office of the USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has been re-located to the USDA Forest Service Hood River Ranger District office, 6780 Highway 35, Mt. Hood-Parkdale.
CGCC finds ways to make textbooks more affordable
All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River.
All calls were responded to within the County of Hood River.
The Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum officials said thanks go to Consolidated Aircraft Coatings for their donation of polyfiber aircraft covering materials to help complete its most recent airplane restoration project.
Science, reading, math and ‘realia’:grants help with varied projects
The Hood River County Education Foundation has awarded more than $12,000 in grants to Hood River County School District educators to fund innovative approaches to education. Hood River Valley High School was the big winner with seven grants selected for funding. Those grants will provide microscopes, a ceramics kiln, videography equipment, art supplies, and classroom library books.
Many drivers are noticing spikes in gas prices for the first time in months. The national average for regular unleaded jumps 12 cents this week to $2.19 a gallon.
The Hood River County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information related to two burglaries in Cascade Locks that happened on the night of Jan. 5.
The Hood River County Planning Department has a new director of community development.
Crossings over the Bridge of the Gods may soon be getting quicker as the Port of Cascade Locks is looking at having the bridge outfitted with electronic tolling technology by this fall.
The folks at pFriem will have plenty to tell Zwickelmania visitors this weekend.
Zwickelmania is the annual one-day event in Oregon, this year on Feb. 14, when breweries open their doors to casual and hardcore beer fans from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. More than 100 breweries, both big and small, are participating with meet-the-brewer events and beer samples.
A first-hand account of wild double rescue on Mount Hood
JAN. 31, 2015: Erik Broms was climbing down from the summit of Mount Hood Saturday morning when two climbers roped together came plummeting down the mountain, right at him.
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