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..
Latina Lisa Muñoz spoke Nov. 8 at Hood River forum from the perspective of a native Hood Riverite who grew up doing orchard work, went on to gain two degrees in college, and returned to her community to do oral history work at The History Museum of Hood River County.November 22, 2017 midnight read more..
Citizens let city officials know their priorities for future investment in the Heights Urban Renewal District.November 18, 2017 midnight read more..
Yes, look for slides.November 15, 2017 midnight read more..
Picturing beer provided a blend of tastes and insights into fermenting at the Nov. 4 “Art & Beer: Pitchering Oregon” event at Portland Art Museum.November 15, 2017 midnight read more..
Saturday’s Veterans Day observance at Anderson’s Tribute Center made a particular point about remembering the past but also looking to the future.November 15, 2017 midnight read more..
Who among us can “read the tree”?November 10, 2017 midnight read more..
State Representative Mark Johnson (R-Hood River) announced Friday he would retire from the Legislature effective Nov. 6.November 8, 2017 midnight read more..
Slides, bigger monkey bars, a maze, and “a zip line straight to Mike’s Ice Cream” were among the imaginative ideas students have called for in a redesigned Children’s Park play structure at Ninth and Eugene streets.November 8, 2017 midnight read more..
Two men wait by the side of a deserted road, near a barren tree.November 8, 2017 midnight read more..
“We always find something, eh Didi, to let us think we exist?” Estragon (David Dye, right) asks his friend Vladamir, aka Didi (Kathleen Morrow), in “Waiting for Godot,” the classic absurdist tragicomedy by Samuel Beckett, written in 1953 and still asking questions humans are still trying to figure out.November 4, 2017 midnight read more..
City council and staff will meet for their annual goal-setting session, on Saturday, Nov. 11 at Hood River Library, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.November 4, 2017 midnight read more..
Conditions were calm, but cold, Wednesday as two river users and Hood River County Sheriff’s deputies helped a kiteboarder from the water in an unusual rescue just off Event Site.October 28, 2017 midnight read more..
This includes corrections to an earlier article.October 25, 2017 3:11 p.m. read more..
Historic Paris Fair Building over the past week has received a new coat of paint — Stonington grey, to be precise — with charcoal accents on the storefront, according to Claudia von Flotow of Key Development, which owns the building at Oak and Fourth streets.October 18, 2017 midnight read more..
The wide-ranging Westside Area Concept Plan (WACP) moved on, with plenty of grinding gears, to its next phase, initial review by Hood River City Council, following an often-contentious meeting the evening of Oct. 11 at the Hood River Fire Hall. About 100 people filled the meeting room.October 18, 2017 midnight read more..
The water system at Hood River Middle School has been turned off since Thursday morning after water described as smelly, yellowish, and cloudy emerged from drinking fountains and faucets. It was the result of an installation error that allowed a chemical solution used in the school’s new boiler to enter the potable water system, according to Principal Brent Emmons.October 14, 2017 midnight read more..
Vaughan Heppe’s compassion, musical skills and fearless nature will long be remembered, according to family and friends.October 11, 2017 midnight read more..
“When you come to think of it, real life largely consists of things that never make it into the papers.”October 11, 2017 midnight read more..
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