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May 21 Special Districts Election results

Both revenue requests from Hood River County failed on the May 21 ballot.Chrissy Reitz easily secured her Position 1 seat on the Hood River… Read more


POLICE LOG, June 9 to 15

All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River. Read more

Quintana chosen by Elks

The Hood River Elks Lodge held its annual Elks Student of the Year banquet on June 2, with guest speaker Yesenia Castro, Hood River Valley … Read more

Saturday fire burns quarter-acre

The cause of a fire that burned approximately a quarter-acre of land between the railroad tracks and the river just east of Milepost 58 Sat… Read more


Chamber gives out 2018 thanks and honors

Chamber Member of the Year honors went to Anderson’s Tribute Center, and owners Jack and Debbie Trumbull, at the Hood River Chamber of Comm… Read more

HR Supply re-elects two directors at annual meeting

Hood River Supply held its 69th Annual Meeting Feb. 21 at the Pine Grove Grange. The event included reports to members and customers from t… Read more

Daniel Vázquez joins Radio Tierra Board

Radio Tierra, the local Spanish/English community radio station, announces that Daniel Vázquez is the newest member of its Board of Directo… Read more


Kim Brislawn: To Boston and Back

On April 28, 2019, at 7 a.m. the Eugene Marathon began and 1,482 runners took off. Among them was Kim Brislawn, a 57-year-old woman from Wh… Read more

Timberline Marathon and Halves see fast times and a young victor

On June 15-16, the 2019 Timberline Marathon and Half Marathon took place, with hundreds of runners from the Gorge area and beyond coming to… Read more

The Consistency Conundrum

When Kevin Durant signed with the Golden State Warriors for the 2016-2017 season, the basketball world let loose a collective gasp. Durant … Read more


Editor’s Notebook: Time to give a new home to the old asterisk-decked 61*

I can tell you what year Ted Williams hit .406 and what Denny McLain’s pitching record was in 1968, but otherwise, my mental bank of baseba… Read more

Letters to the Editor for June 19

Pass SB 734 Read more

Letters to the Editor for June 15

Write a prisoner Read more

Gorge Life

Amateur radio ‘Field Day’ June 22 shows science, skill and service

Members of the local ham radio club, the Radio Amateurs of the Gorge (RAGS), will be participating in the nation-wide Amateur Radio Field D… Read more

‘Exquisite Gorge‘ regional art project starts coming together

Maryhill has announced in a press release that the Exquisite Gorge Project is underway, with 11 artists slated to work in communities along… Read more

Kaleidoscope: Bees!

Whether you find them fascinating, terrifying, or some mix thereof, everyone benefits from having bees around. Not only are bees essential … Read more


Obituary: Victor Hamilton

Victor (Vic) Hamilton, of Mosier, Ore., passed away on Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at the age of 76. Read more

Obituary: Rodger Schock

Rodger (Rod) Allan Schock, 75, of Hood River, Ore., died in Portland on June 11, 2019, after a brief illness. Read more

Service Announcement, June 19 edition: Frances Rabaliati

Frances Rabaliati Read more

Upcoming Events

Hood River Soil and Water Conservation District Board Meeting

Board meetings are open to the public and held at 4 p.m. on the first Thursday of every month.The f… Read more

Second Saturday at WAAAM Air and Auto Museum

The Second Saturday of each month the WAAAM Air and Auto Museum opens the doors to roll out and run… Read more

Caregiver Support Group

Meets the second Tuesday of the month; for family caregivers of parent, spouse or adult child; tran… Read more


Weather Today

A few clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 50s.


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A few clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 50s.

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Wind:W at 19 mph
Chance of Rain:0%
UV Index:8 Very High
Sunrise:05:15:49 AM
Sunset:08:58:54 PM

This Week's Forecast

A few clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 50s.Wed
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Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the low 50s.Thu
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A few clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 50s.Fri
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Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the upper 50s.Sat
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Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 50s.Sun
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Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 50s.Mon
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Plenty of sun. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the mid 50s.Tue
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