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COUNTY Sheriff’s Office gets a funding boost with the help of local legislators, at a time when budget shortages cast a shadow on agencies’ ability to respond to a variety of public safety needs. At right are Sheriff Matt English at the Feb. 28 school safety forum, with Deputy Pete Hughes, to his right and school resource officer Joel Ives, far right. At left is Michelle Hughes of the Juvenile Department.

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Legislators tell of ‘efficient’ short session

The 2018 Legislative Short Session ended on Saturday, which included the passage of numerous budget allotments. Of these funds, a significant portion will directly benefit Hood River County for fire relief and economic development.

March 7, 2018 midnight read more..


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