Social media sites indicate that today’s Baby Gramps house concert at White Salmon Guitar is sold out, but that’s shouldn’t stop you from reading this short interview I gleaned from him, via his media correspondent — whom I’ve been in contact with.
Vote for Perkins; Get to know homeless; ‘Pride of Hood River’; more
An important community effort is need of more help from the community.
By now, thanks to social media, the world has heard about the Nigerian girls who were kidnapped from their boarding school by a fundamentalist group whose name roughly translates into “Western education is a sin.”
Disaster waiting; Bailey will serve Mosier; About those big signs; more
Readers often ask, “How do you decide which letters to print?”
Problem traffic spot; Orchard recreation; Two in one; more
Ballots for the May 20 primary election should be in all our hands, and the same is said for what happens next.
You may have noticed in the last few issues of the news I’ve been asking folks to send in Rick Hulett memories.
School funding; Westside safety; It could happen; Awareness, prevention, cure; Don’t invite fear
On March 19, 2007, Hood River County Commissioners, including Ron Rivers and Les Perkins, who sit on the Commission now, signed a letter of support for Hood River Valley Parks and Recreation District in support of a grant to acquire the land now known as Barrett Park.
Voters be aware; Charting a course; City Hall Friday afternoon; more
In the recent Legislative session, Tax Fairness Oregon worked hard in support of HB 4142, the “Rural SIP Bill.” It would have closed a nasty tax loophole and made it easier for rural communities along I-5, I-84 and US 97 to compete with the Portland Metro area for large business investments.
Two Oregon lights, known for loud clothing and exquisite teamwork, went out in the past week.
Check out JBS; Investigate timber sale; Insanity; Support Nystrom