Community notes for May 6: City Council meeting postponed, Leos' bottle drive, Immigration 101.
Ballots should arrive by this weekend for the May 16 county-wide Special Districts election. (Call County Elections at 541-386-1442 if it does not arrive by today, May 3.)
Tuesday’s candidate forum kicked off the 2017 Special Districts Election season with a lively, though fireworks-free discussion among 16 of the 18 total candidates running for Port of Hood River Commission and Hood River Valley Parks and Recreation Board.
Ballots should arrive by this weekend for the May 16 county-wide Special Districts election. (Call County Elections at 541-386-1442 if it does not arrive by May 3.)
Healthcare took center stage in Thursday’s telephone town hall with Washington state’s Third Congressional District Representative Jaime Herrera Beutler. The issue was the common denominator among caller questions, and ranked number one in a phone survey of suggested congressional priorities.
Ballots are heading to county voters Wednesday.
Speakers in Hood River add to last month’s testimony in The Dalles
You cannot learn when you are afraid. That was the core message delivered by students, instructors, tutors, and community members to the Columbia Gorge Community College Board of Directors.
Walden’s hometown audience held back nothing during a tense town hall meeting Wednesday.
Rep. Greg Walden (R-Hood River) will hold town hall meetings Wednesday in Hood River and The Dalles.
He wasn’t there to hear, but Gorge residents had plenty to say to Rep. Greg Walden.
Rep. Greg Walden (R-Hood River) will hold town hall meetings Wednesday in his hometowns, Hood River and The Dalles.
Walden announces town hall meetings next week.
A bill seeking to resolve a protracted land dispute on Mount Hood found success in a Senate Committee last week, which will bring the matter to the Senate floor for a vote.
Former Hood River County administrator comes out of retirement
David Meriwether is stepping into an interim director role at MCCOG, replacing Bob Francis.
Children’s Park laborers from 1993 and active users of 2017 pressed for answers Monday in a community meeting convened by officials of the City of Hood River, which owns and operates the park.