From gossamer dryer sheets to metal refuse rescued from local rivers, cast-off objects that imbue the spirit of reuse and recreate give shape to a dynamic exhibit that runs through Feb. 25 at Columbia Center for the Arts.February 21, 2018 midnight read more..
Call her latest acting experience a case of long-distance learning for Trout Lake sophomore Mila Fuentes.February 21, 2018 midnight read more..
“We’re going to be witnessing a transformation here,” said Superintendent Dan Goldman at the start of the new May Street School project Feb. 12, welcoming a crowd of 100 or so people that included students, staff, school board, construction crew, and community members.February 17, 2018 midnight read more..
The quote is one I ran across just days after I had mentioned to my friend Dave Henehan that I was reading a short story a day in 2018. Dave had recommended Borges’ fiction, and the Argentine writer is definitely on my list.February 10, 2018 midnight read more..
In recent weeks we’ve made a few subtle changes to our print version and given the website (hoodrivernews.com) a crisp new look. In whatever form you read us, our continued hope is that readers will have little or no trouble finding us or finding out how to reach us, and make use of our services.February 3, 2018 midnight read more..
Mt. Hood Meadows, the largest ski resort on Mount Hood, celebrated its half-century milestone Jan. 25 with a gala at Pure Space in Portland, attended by about 400 people.February 3, 2018 midnight read more..
Mount Hood, called “the mountain of youth” by one speaker, is an ageless wonder to another.January 31, 2018 midnight read more..
Hood River Community Education’s programs range from youth basketball to backcountry hiking, and for years its direction by a staff of two people has all happened from a small second story office in Hood River.January 24, 2018 midnight read more..
Admittedly, in recent months I have become a little insufferable when it comes to the topic of football.January 20, 2018 midnight read more..
Hood River City Council gave unanimous assent on Monday to a “community identification card” proposal for Hood River County residents.January 10, 2018 midnight read more..
With every New Year’s greeting, we were fooling ourselves.January 6, 2018 midnight read more..
Ferment Brewery is just months away from its long-standing goal of establishing a Hood River footprint.January 3, 2018 midnight read more..
We have now spoken five times.December 27, 2017 midnight read more..
Care to send a fruit tree to a loved one? The Fruit Company, Inc., of Pine Grove made it possible this year.December 23, 2017 midnight read more..
WELL SAID: “Why did I walk though crowds of fellow-beings with my eyes turned down, and never raise them to that blessed Star which led the Wise Men to a poor abode! Were there no poor homes to which its light would have conducted me?” — Marley’s ghost, in Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol”December 23, 2017 midnight read more..
Plenty of food and gifts, with fewer recipients, was the hallmark of this year’s Hood River Christmas Project effort, which concluded over the weekend.December 20, 2017 midnight read more..
The first evening run of the Mt. Hood Railroad “Train to Christmas Town” derailed late Friday afternoon about four miles south of Hood River, with no injuries. Four train cars, with about 200 passengers aboard, slid off the tracks but stayed upright, according to MHRR General Manager Ron Kaufman.December 6, 2017 midnight read more..
“You are about to show me shadows of the things that have not happened, but will happen in the time before us. Is that so, spirit?” Scrooge’s longest night receives a fresh take starting Dec. 2 from the large cast of “A Christmas Carol,” directed by Lynda Dallman, on stage at Wy’east Middle School.November 29, 2017 midnight read more..
The Cascade Locks food flight created quite a stir Wednesday at the normally quiet Cascade Locks airfield on Forest Lane.November 25, 2017 midnight read more..
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