The Hall of Fame event last week, ) with its fond reminiscences on past exploits, showed how firmly engrained was the sports experience in the continuing lives of standout athletes.
Hood River Valley Parks and Rec has been awarded a $494,000 grant from the Oregon State Parks Local Government Grant Program via the State Lottery Commission for development of Barrett Park. The District is in danger of having to decline the funds if it cannot obtain the development permit previously approved by the County Board of Commissioners. Without a permit, the money cannot be spent and the land will remain in its current undeveloped state indefinitely.
A book for open minds; Need true revenue reform; Letter to Walden; more
Twice in two weeks Hood River school and police resources scrambled in response to unusual public safety emergencies
Niko Yasui was as calm as can be, welcoming me as I arrived unannounced at the counter of the HRVHS main office on Monday morning.
CASA helps children; Old-time credit policy; Working together for kids; Review our Constitution; Bad bill
As footprints increase, a blueprint is in the works at the Hood River waterfront.
Now is the time; With Friends like these … ; Problem moved, not solved; This is Hood River?
Our photos on pages A1 and A12 of the new 81-foot McCord Creek Bridge suggest the vibrancy of Saturday’s dedication organized by Oregon State Parks (story on page A1).
Thankfully, serious crimes such as a bank robbery do not happen every day.
Athletes provided moments of drama in the 90-degree heat of Wednesday afternoon at the Skip Sparks-Bob Sullivan Invitational cross country meet at Hood River Valley High School.
Last week at the third annual First Friday Rock, Paper, Scissors tournament, dozens, nay, perhaps hundreds of people battled each other to win hundreds of dollars worth of prizes — and eternal glory. Winners stayed, losers walked, and the group of competitors was reduced exactly by half each round until only two players remained.
We’ll take our lumps; Harvest Ride returns; Déjà vu
The theme is exotic but the need is close to home.