Student body officers and executive council members at Hood River Middle School are encouraging as many kids as possible to walk or bike to school during May, which is National Walk and Bike to School Month.
A parents' guide to entertainment and enrichment
A1: Parents' summer guide - 6/16
But BMcCarty is on the case
The Hood River Valley Swim Team sent eight swimmers to Astoria for the “Eggstravaganza” swim meet April 14-15. Highlights for HRVST included Per Bergstrom winning every event he entered as well as event wins from Adam Burke, Allison Burke, Jamie Robinson and Charles Sutherland.
The Horizon Christian and Hood River Valley baseball teams came out of the weekend showing they could play with the big boys of Oregon baseball. Hosting defending state champ Stanfield-Echo in a Saturday doubleheader the Hawks blew out the Tigers 8-2 behind a solid pitching for performance from Sam Anthony.
At Monday’s sold-out Gorge Grown Food and Farm Connection event, 200 farmers, chefs and buyers from the Gorge and Portland congregated to learn from each other and even speed-date in a networking frenzy.
Sheriff Log for April 14, 2012 edition
Young ladies seeking an affordable option for prom and graduation dresses will be lining up Saturday before the doors open at the annual “Dress for Less” charity sales event.
Changes could soon be coming to the way the county enforces code and ordinance violations.
County’s popular westside forests need serious attention before trails can be used
In his first year as Hood River County Forest Manager, Douglas Thiesies already has a big mess on his hands.
Ninety-six teens involved in a mock freeway collision Thursday between a bus and minivan were transported to Mid-Columbia Medical Center in The Dalles and Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital for treatment of “injuries.”
Meet candidates, ask questions before May 15 Primary Election
Monday brings the last scheduled public forum before ballots go out for the May 15 Primary Election.
Almost two years into their project, Nick and Pam Bielemeier continue to discover more unique pieces of history scattered throughout Hood River County.
A review of our letters policy
With a new political season on the horizon, and for other reasons, this is prime time to review the letters to the editor policy of the Hood River News.
Police Log for April 14, 2012 edition