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..
Cindy Walbridge’s long and productive career with the City of Hood River came to an official end at one of her favorite places.October 7, 2017 midnight read more..
The 14th annual Hood River Hops Fest, staged by Hood River Chamber of Commerce, pours fresh-hopped ales from around the Northwest on a new date, Oct. 7 (delayed from Sept. 23).October 4, 2017 midnight read more..
The old building bridged the downtown enterprises of three centuries. From 19th century blacksmiths through its machine shop era of the early- and mid-1990s, to the wind and water sports of the 20th and 21st century, the Schlosser family-owned Kayak Shed building had served multiple needs for more than 100 years.October 4, 2017 midnight read more..
Crews worked through Thursday morning mopping up the fire that destroyed Kayak Shed Wednesday night.September 28, 2017 10:32 a.m. read more..
I won an award and haven’t even bragged about it to my brothers.September 23, 2017 midnight read more..
Cancelled school and community events, and a general limitation of activity in the Gorge have been the norm since Sept. 2, thanks to the Eagle Creek fire.September 20, 2017 midnight read more..
The 14th annual Hood River Hops Fest pours fresh-hopped ales from around the Northwest Sept. 23 in what has become a hugely-popular mainstay fermentology event in Oregon.September 13, 2017 midnight read more..
To the surprise of no one living here, the Eagle Creek fire had a damping influence on turnout at the Hood River Fly-In.September 13, 2017 midnight read more..
A half-hour sprinkle of rain and a box of Krispy Kremes brought relief Thursday to the American Red Cross Shelter in Stevenson.September 9, 2017 midnight read more..
Things are confusing, with smoke filling the air and cool temps inverting like fall on the heels of summer heat.September 9, 2017 midnight read more..
The largest firefighting department in Oregon is at work in the rugged hills of the Eagle Creek/Indian Creek fire.September 9, 2017 midnight read more..
An ongoing event such as the Eagle Creek/Indian Creek fire will produce many stories. After two days covering the event in Cascade Locks and environs, here are a few observations, with no pretense of having personally experienced hardship or difficulty.September 6, 2017 midnight read more..
UPDATED: Tunnel Falls is not designed to sleep anyone, let alone 140 people, but it was the scene of the biggest and most famous impromptu campout in years in Hood River County.September 5, 2017 1:42 p.m. read more..
On Aug. 21 shortly after 10 a.m. the morning looked like 8:15 p.m. as the 98 percent totality eclipse shaded the Gorge in brief dusk conditions for about two minutes, and caused a notable drop in air temperature.August 26, 2017 midnight read more..
A Silent Auction and Party to benefit the family of Chavez will fill Underground Music Station on Aug. 26, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., is in back. Underground Station is located at 500 Industrial Way.August 26, 2017 midnight read more..
The community’s first celebration of farm workers happens Sunday at Jackson Park from 2-8 p.m.August 26, 2017 midnight read more..
The 11th annual Columbia Gorge Peace Village last month drew a record 150 campers to Mosier School for a week of active learning about social justice, environmental citizenship, wellness, collaboration, media literacy, and self-empowerment.August 26, 2017 midnight read more..
Full Sail Brewing last week released Harrington’s Bourbon Aged Northwest Red Ale, sales benefiting the Harrington Family Foundation, which provides collegiate scholarships and mentorship support to Oregon’s future leaders. “This beer is 100 percent in the red zone,” said Oregon Duck legend and former NFL quarterback Joey Harrington. The release is available for a limited time in 16.9-ounce bottles and on draft (10.2 percent ABV, 39 IBUs).August 23, 2017 midnight read more..
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