Police and Fire


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Man arrested at HR Library

A man was arrested at Hood River Library around 5:15 p.m. Thursday

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Robber holds up Subway

The Hood River Police were called to Subway restaurant, located at 1920 West Cascade Avenue, for a report of an armed robbery on July 3 at approximately 6:58 p.m.

A busy weekend for firefighters, but ‘benign’ Fourth

While dazzling in their patriotic sizzle, fireworks stack the workload for local firefighters every July.

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Gorge fire threatens homes near Moody Road area

A swift moving wildfire is burning east of The Dalles, and has threatened homes in the Moody Road area, west of the Deschutes River.

Police Log, June 13 to 26

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

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Liz Tostada joins enforcement officer Marty Morgan on parking enforcement in Hood River this summer.

Sheriff Log, June 16 to 25

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

Woodburn shooting suspect arrested on I-84

Local law enforcement officials on Monday arrested a man suspected of shooting four people in Woodburn, killing three and injuring another.

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Railroad to replace bolts after Mosier derailment

PORTLAND — Union Pacific Railroad said it will replace a type of bolt on its track that led to a fiery oil train derailment in Mosier on June 3.

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HR Port seeks bridge cost reimbursement

A flood of overload traffic from the Mosier derailment took a toll on the Hood River-White Salmon Bridge.

Brush fire near Dufur contained

The Jewel Road Fire was reported Saturday at 4:30 p.m. burning in grass and brush on Oregon Department of Forestry-protected lands west of Dufur in central Oregon.

Police report burglaries

Over the last couple of weeks, the Hood River Police Department has taken two reports of burglaries to local businesses. In both cases, generators were stolen after the suspect(s) broke a window to gain entry into the business. These burglaries occurred in the early morning hours.

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Delayed burn pile fire

Firefighter John Stehlik hoses a burn pile Thursday that had been set more than five weeks ago. The fire spread to four-tenths of an acre before Wy’East Fire District personnel responded and controlled its spread through blackberries and into nearby woods.

Police Log, June 6 to 12

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

Sheriff Log, June 5 to 18

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


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