While other Hood River County School District sites had advanced warning of a 17-minute student walkout on March 14, at Wy’east Middle School, there was “no buzz” in the days leading up to the event, said Principal Sarah Braman-Smith.March 17, 2018 midnight read more..
Gorge waste managers Hood River Garbage/The Dalles Disposal and Tri-County Hazardous Waste and Recycling Program are still coming to terms with how a Jan. 1 recycling policy change is affecting local programs.March 13, 2018 8:59 a.m. read more..
On the surface, the Hood River Valley High School Theater Department’s two winter plays — Steel Magnolias and Terra Nova — seem vastly different.February 28, 2018 midnight read more..
Plans are underway for the second annual Mardi Gras celebration at the Hood River Valley Adult Center, scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 24 beginning at 6 p.m.February 3, 2018 midnight read more..
Students packed Hood River Valley High School engineering/math teacher Jeff Blackman’s robotics classroom Wednesday after school in preparation for this Saturday’s First Tech Challenge (FTC) league qualifier competition. Winners will advance to super qualifiers, to be held at a later date.January 27, 2018 midnight read more..
It was a packed house Jan. 17 in Hood River Valley High School Asian Club Adviser Dingfei Shen’s classroom, where students learned how to make California rolls from Justin Williams, owner and chef at Sushi Okalani in Hood River.January 24, 2018 midnight read more..
The Pink Fluffy Unicorns are headed to Worlds in April.January 20, 2018 midnight read more..
At the close of December 1937 — 80 years ago — a special announcement and colorful insert caught my eye as I scanned for items for our weekly Yesteryears compilation: The celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Apple Growers Association (AGA).January 3, 2018 midnight read more..
Community members gathered Wednesday afternoon at Jackson Park for a rally and march to Hood River City Hall in support of DACA Dreamers (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) and to encourage the passage of a clean Dream Act in Congress.November 4, 2017 midnight read more..
Bill Caldwell has had people distract his guide dogs before, but never like this.November 1, 2017 midnight read more..
Gorge waste managers Hood River Garbage/The Dalles Disposal and Tri-County Hazardous Waste and Recycling Program are coming to terms with how a slated Jan. 1 recycling policy change will affect local programs.October 14, 2017 midnight read more..
Stevenson native Deb Hart, founder of The Pink Sistas, Inc., knows what it’s like to get a breast cancer diagnosis.October 7, 2017 midnight read more..
When teachers ask what Leah and Ren Sandahl did over summer vacation, they’ll hear something a little different than the traditional tales of camps and trips.September 9, 2017 midnight read more..
Yesenia Castro leaves for Tsuruta, Japan, on Saturday, Aug. 12, the next coordinator of international relations (CIR) for Hood River’s sister city.August 12, 2017 midnight read more..
The annual OSU Extension Service Food Preservation course series has been in full swing since early June in both Hood River and The Dalles.August 9, 2017 midnight read more..
The American Red Cross has a blood drive scheduled for Wednesday, July 26 — and one Hood River woman will mark the occasion by donating her 17th gallon of blood.July 22, 2017 midnight read more..
Every object at the History Museum of Hood River County has many stories to tell.July 12, 2017 midnight read more..
A free meal program has come to Hood River this summer for kids ages 1-18.July 1, 2017 midnight read more..
The first-ever Connect to Your Cause Fair, held at Laughing Tara Living Arts in Odell, brought organizations and community members together to network, share information and build connections on Sunday.June 7, 2017 midnight read more..
Forget three times — the second time was the charm for Hood River Valley High School theater arts teacher Rachel Harry, who learned Wednesday that she had been awarded The Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University “Teachers with the Excellence in Theater Education” Award.May 20, 2017 midnight read more..
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