“Check, check, check …” I’m recalling my halcyon microphone days, examining the sound system to determine its accuracy. Only this time it’s not sound checking … it’s tick checking.
LP: I think it’s my favorite acronym.
Gun control needed; Resource for all; more
This weekend is the third of three for Blossom Time, which has evolved into a multi-faceted critical mass of activities and events by groups that are vital to the Hood River community.
I read with great interest and sadness the two articles in the Hood River News of April 18, 2015, regarding our Columbia Gorge Community College. On page one, Mark Gibson discussed the new board proposed tuition increase and in a letter to the editor by Lynne Davidson, she talked about her recent retirement from the college.
This is Earth Day, though plenty has happened last weekend and will happen this weekend as the greater Gorge community rallies around the need to conserve, reduce, and help the earth recover.
Water concerns; For Reitz; For Wilhelm; more
Last week the Hood River News did something that should not have happened: we published the name of a victim of a felony abuse crime.
CGCC is a ‘sinking ship’; Testimony flawed; Climate thoughts; ‘Strikes again’
Protecting our children from all of life’s ills, and especially from abuse and neglect, is perhaps our single most important responsibility as adults. There should be no controversy in that statement, no partisanship or disagreement.
Help K-12 budget; Priorities; PE as a CORE subject; more
‘Net Neutrality’; Not ‘Smarter’; Springtime reminder; more
When health plans discriminate
Having health coverage, even when you didn’t have it before the Affordable Care Act, still may mean you can’t get the medicines you may need.
How do you rebrand a fruit blossom?
“The Sadie Hawkins Dance in my khaki pants. There’s nothing better. The girls ask the guys, it’s always a surprise,” goes the song by Relient K.
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