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SHERIFF LOG, May 17 to 24

All calls were responded to within the County of Hood River.

POLICE LOG, May 18 to 24

All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River.

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Hearing delayed for marina shooting suspect

A Kamiah, Idaho, man suspected of shooting a Eugene man at the Hood River marina in April won’t face a hearing until late June.

Buckle up and ride right: Police enforce speed, phones, car seats

From May 18 until May 31, the Hood River City Police Department will be conducting a two week traffic safety Blitz campaign.

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Volunteers are dog’s best friend on Dog Mountain trail

Skamania County Emergency Medical Services (SCEMS) were called to the Dog Mountain Trail Monday at 1:10 p.m. for an injured hiker at the top of the mountain.

Police Log, May 11 to 17

All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River.

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Odd incidents, arrests highlight a busy Memorial Day weekend

Two strange incidents involving vehicles stood out in a busy but otherwise ordinary Memorial Day Weekend for local law enforcement.

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PINE GROVE NEWS: John Stehlik named Wy’East Firefighter of the Year

I am slow/late getting this information in the paper but felt it should still be reported. Unfortunately, with all the recent passing of neighbors and friends, I thought I should remind everyone that for interment arrangements at the Pine Grove Butte Cemetery, Jean Godfrey is the Secretary and can be reached on her cell at 541-490-7713. Randy Holmstrom is the Sexton (grounds keeper) and can be reached on his cell at 541-380-1130.

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Ex-sheriff in accidental shooting

Dee Hill in critical condition

Dee Hill remains in critical condition Tuesday morning after her husband Darrell Hill, a retired law enforcement who has dementia, accidentally shot her in the stomach Saturday morning.

Police Log, April 27 to May 3

All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River.

Sheriff Log, May 11 to 17

All calls were responded to within the County of Hood River.

Washington man dies in White Salmon River kayak accident

Vail, Wash. — Area residents were saddened to learn over the weekend of the death of 20-year-old Logan Jauernigg, of Edwards, Wash.

Friends of the Columbia River Gorge sue USDOT over oil train safety rules

Seven U.S. environmental groups, including Friends of the Columbia River Gorge, filed a lawsuit challenging the U.S. Department of Transportation’s new crude-by-rail safety rules, calling them too “weak” to prevent fiery derailments.

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Man pleads not guilty to murder in 2009 Eagle Creek fall

A Bend man accused of killing his girlfriend six years ago while hiking Eagle Creek Trail pleaded not guilty to murder Monday.

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On the corner of Rand and Canine

All eyes are on Cobey the dog, who would not leave the car after a Tuesday afternoon two-car collision until his owner was out.