Gov. Kate Brown on Thursday ordered all flags at Oregon public institutions to be flown at half-staff immediately until sunset on Feb. 19 in honor of the victims of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla.February 17, 2018 midnight read more..
Hood River County’s intentions are good when it comes to the 2 percent sales tax idea, and it has done a reasonably good job of demonstrating need between the late January mailer and county administrator Jeff Hecksel’s description of the county’s fiscal straits, prior to the Feb. 5 hearing.February 14, 2018 midnight read more..
The quote is one I ran across just days after I had mentioned to my friend Dave Henehan that I was reading a short story a day in 2018. Dave had recommended Borges’ fiction, and the Argentine writer is definitely on my list.February 10, 2018 midnight read more..
In recent weeks we’ve made a few subtle changes to our print version and given the website (hoodrivernews.com) a crisp new look. In whatever form you read us, our continued hope is that readers will have little or no trouble finding us or finding out how to reach us, and make use of our services.February 3, 2018 midnight read more..
Admittedly, in recent months I have become a little insufferable when it comes to the topic of football.January 20, 2018 midnight read more..
Gorge Ecumenical Ministries weigh in on a photo ID proposal.January 17, 2018 midnight read more..
Over the past 25 years; while working at The Next Door, I visited families with new babies.January 13, 2018 midnight read more..
With every New Year’s greeting, we were fooling ourselves.January 6, 2018 midnight read more..
A moral fable and one of the world’s most enduring ghost stories, one known best as novel, started as a series of tales told around coal fires. “A Christmas Carol,” known the world over for its entertaining and moving account of Ebenezer Scrooge, began as a serial, author Charles Dickens reading to London audiences. True power and impact originates with small groups of people gathered together. Dickens’ landmark, so beloved “at this time of the rolling year,” grew from such places.December 23, 2017 midnight read more..
People came through for other people.December 20, 2017 midnight read more..
Gorge residents should be outraged at a decision by the federal government that puts us all in danger.December 13, 2017 midnight read more..
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