I well recall the first time I saw Jerusalem. It was 1978, the 30th year since the creation of the State of Israel, the year before the Camp David accords. I was on a bus with fellow students, en route from Tel Aviv to the Dead Sea. We did not stop in Jerusalem on that three-day outing, but I knew I would be back.May 16, 2018 midnight read more..
The home stretch is here for reconstructing a vital community asset: the playground at Hood River Children’s Park.May 9, 2018 midnight read more..
Greg Walden was in Washington Saturday: not D.C. — Washington state.May 2, 2018 midnight read more..
Governor Kate Brown Orders Flags Lowered To Half-Staff In Honor of Barbara BushApril 24, 2018 11:05 a.m. read more..
Our April 11 editorial asked, “Where is Walden?” and called on the Republican Second District Representative to immediately schedule a Hood River town hall to take place this month, while also asserted that Walden’s office had “all but discontinued” communications with this newspaper.April 14, 2018 midnight read more..
Where is Walden?April 11, 2018 midnight read more..
As 40-yard-dashes go, pro football’s got nothing on the Easter egg hunt.April 7, 2018 midnight read more..
Gov. Kate Brown on Friday ordered all flags at Oregon public institutions to be flown at half-staff in honor of Ashland Police Officer Malcus Williams, who died on duty while responding to an emergency call on March 2. Flags were lowered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Saturday, March 17, the date of Officer Williams’ memorial service.March 20, 2018 11:38 a.m. read more..
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..
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