CASA seeks funding, Drugs cause problems, more
As freezing temperatures and harsh weather grip much of the nation, the American Red Cross urges eligible donors to make an appointment to give blood or platelets to help meet the constant need for blood this winter.
Is Christmas ready for you?
Glad tidings, Snowfall, more
While the Red Cross encourages you to stay off the road if possible, if you have to drive in snow or freezing rain, follow these tips about how to drive safely in winter weather.
I wonder, ‘Epitomize caring spirit’, more
Presidential proclamation: Death of John Glenn
A total of 22 new community volunteers stepped up in the FEMA Integrated Emergency Management Course this week in Hood River.
It’s IRS National Tax Security Awareness Week. The Oregon Department of Revenue is reminding taxpayers — and tax professionals — to be security conscious with all tax information.
Kudos to the community for another season of giving.
‘I am afraid’, Rep. Walden can make a difference
Two days after the presidential election, a local high school teacher asked her students, mostly of Mexican descent, to make two lists: one list should focus on the students’ hopes, and the other on their fears. After making their lists, they gathered in a large circle and shared, one by one.
As a mark of respect for the memory of John Glenn, I hereby order, by the authority vested in me by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, that the flag of the United States be flown at half-staff at the White House and upon all public buildings and grounds, at all military posts and naval stations, and on all naval vessels of the Federal Government in the District of Columbia and throughout the United States and its Territories and possessions, until sunset on the day of internment.
Keep kids off drugs; Farm Film Fest
Yesterday, the Department of the Army announced its decision withholding the easement required to allow the Dakota Access Pipeline to cross under the Missouri River.
In every issue of the Hood River News, the “Our Readers Write” column is a vital part of the community forum.