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The Northern Wasco County Aquatics Center in The Dalles is closed through Friday as the Parks and Recreation District awaits COVID-19 test results from two aquatic staff members.  The Parks and Recreation District announced the temporary closure on Tuesday. The aquatic center reopened July 1…

Diana Murphy of Murphy’s Family Watering Hole, Bingen’s newest restaurant, acknowledges that her loyal customers from Chip’s Tavern “miss their tater tots.”

The COVID-19 pandemic and mandatory stay at home orders have changed the way many people go to work each day.

Wasco County was one of eight Oregon counties placed on a Watch List today, Friday July 3, by Gov. Kate Brown because the spread of COVID-19 in these counties has risen to “alarming levels,” she said in a press release.

Gorge Black Lives Matters events in the past two weeks included two in the small Washington community of Lyle, population 500.

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A state-led audit found that students with disabilities aren’t receiving adequate support from Oregon schools due to limited funding, rising caseloads, difficulty hiring and retaining special education teachers and other factors.

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The Dalles Small Business Relief Grant will begin accepting applications from eligible small businesses and small non-profits based in and around The Dalles beginning July 6 at 9 a.m. The application period will close at 5 p.m. July 10.

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Planning on having a group of friends over for a party this Fourth of July weekend? Going to the beach for fireworks and a picnic?

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 Visitors with a tradition of celebrating the Independence Day holiday in Hood River and the Gorge will find an entirely different experience this year, and local officials are urging visitors to arrive prepared. Canceled for July 4 are the traditional fireworks display and parade in Hood Ri…

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Three seniors and a junior received honors as May 2020 Student Athletes of the Month at Hood River Valley High School. Coaches, teachers and a…

Peter Seelig had a hole-in-one on the par-three, 120-yard 11th hole at Hood River Golf on May 17. He used a 9-iron.

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Diana Murphy of Murphy’s Family Watering Hole, Bingen’s newest restaurant, acknowledges that her loyal customers from Chip’s Tavern “miss thei…

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