It still felt like summer on Friday, September 13, but just barely, as I drove toward Mt. View Orchards. The sky was blue and the breeze was warm but promised to turn chilly before the evening was over. I parked at the Mt. View Orchards venue in front of trees heavy with near-ripe pears. Mt.…
We knew it wouldn’t take long. Prime time bowling leagues began just over a month ago at Hood River’s Orchard Lanes. Last week, timeless tenpin tiger Nancy Asai became the first woman to bowl a scratch 700 series this season.
Hood River Valley High School’s girls varsity soccer team competed, persevered and won in an away game against The Dalles/Dufur combined squad, 4-1 Thursday.
Hood River Valley High School’s varsity boys soccer team hosted and defeated The Dalles/Dufur High School 5-1 during Friday’s senior night. This marks the Eagle boys’ fifth straight win.
Trenton Hughes scored five touchdowns, including four on passes from quarterback Ryan Gray, and the Hood River Valley Eagle gridders defeated Rex Putnam in Milwaukie Thursday night, 54-40.
HRV XC performed to their highest level to date this season at the Champoeg Invitational on Friday, according to coach Brandon Bertram.
Hood River Valley High School’s varsity girl soccer team swept Pendleton High School 5-0 on a cloudy, rainy Tuesday. The match was held at Westside Elementary School due to maintenance and repair to HRV’s home turf field.
Kai Robertson and Luke Hardin scored a goal each in Horizon Christian School’s 2-0 win Oct. 5 against Life Christian.
During Thursday’s rainy afternoon, Hood River Valley High School’s varsity boys soccer team shined and swept Redmond High School 11-0.
Hood River Valley High School’s varsity boys’ soccer team visited and defeated Crook County High School with an 8-2 win Tuesday. This triumph creates a two-game winning streak for the Eagles.
Except for one very notable headline exception last week, scores in tenpin league action at Hood River’s Orchard Lanes looked like we were back in the 1960s.
Hood River Valley High School’s varsity girls’ soccer swept Crook County High School 10-0 Tuesday at home. The Eagles created a two-game winning streak while the Cowboys have not seen a win since preseason.
Statewide coaches’ polls place the Hood River Valley High School girls cross-country team ranked second and the boys third in Class 5A, and with both teams on top in the Intermountain Conference.
Hood River Valley High School’s varsity volleyball team played at Pendleton Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. The Eagles look for their second win of the season after beating Redmond 3-1 Thursday.
A tough match against Barlow on the road awaited Hood River Valley High School’s water polo squads, after Tuesday’s hard-fought contest at home against Grant.
The Hood River Valley High School Junior Varsity football team defeated Parkrose 21-0 on Sept. 23 in Portland. The Eagles prevailed despite Parkdale’s deep bench, many upperclassmen and size.
Hood River Valley High School’s varsity boys soccer squad lost at home against La Salle 4-0 Tuesday night. HRV closed out its pre-season schedule with three ties and two losses.
With a heavy schedule ahead and mixed results in the past week, the Hood River Valley High School boys’ soccer team has refreshed its offensive set and is looking ahead only as far as Tuesday, Sept. 24.
More than 170 Pickleball players, ages 18-76, from Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Utah and California arrived at The Gorge Athletic Club in Hood River Sept. 13-15 to compete in the Second Annual Gorge Pickleball Classic tournament.
Scores were fair-to-middling from the tenpin league bowling wars at Hood River’s Orchard Lanes last week. Pro Jeff Miller led everybody with the first 700 set of the season, a solid, strike filled scratch 724 that he rolled in the hot-shot Wednesday night Fraternal league. He also tossed a w…
Four years ago was my first Euro Tour Race. I was filled with excitement to be flying over to Europe to race in stand up paddling. I won a few of the smaller Euro Tour Events, but never the big 6 Star Races; that was crazy, those races were for the real pros. If I could crack the top five, I…
The HRVHS Girls Soccer team is under new leadership this year and boasts a strong, experienced group of players. Their roster lists 18 players, 14 of which are upperclassmen. Their head coach, Amanda Orand, while new to the varsity level, is not new to the head coaching position or the Eagle…
The HRVHS Football team lost its Friday night home game against Pendleton by a score of 49-38. The loss brings the Eagles to a 1-1 record overall and a 0-1 record in league.
In 1924 on this day, MLB pitcher Walter Johnson, nicknamed “Barney” and “The Big Train” among others, was awarded the American League Most Valuable Player award. It was his second MVP award, the first having been received in 1913, and was quite unsurprising given Johnson’s performance in the…
Last year, the HRVHS Volleyball team finished fourth in the state, led by strong senior players like Katie Kennedy and Carli Stroud. The team had a great balance of height upfront and technical skill in back that combined for the quarterfinal finish they achieved. Coming into the new school …
September brings the schools back into session here in Hood River, and with school comes sports. The fall season stars Football, Volleyball, Soccer and Cross Country at Hood River Valley High School, with the latter two present at Horizon Christian School as well. Below we listed some upcomi…
In the season opener, but a non-league game, the Hood River Valley Eagles played host to their historic rival, The Dalles Riverhawks. While the Eagles got off to a slow start, going scoreless in the first quarter, they would end up trouncing the Riverhawks 36-22.
In what is regarded as the standard season opener for the majority of Oregon high school cross country programs, Hood River Valley High School enjoyed one of its most successful night meets in school history. The Eagles traveled to Wilsonville on Aug. 30, where their boys and girls competed …
This upcoming year may be the most anticipated season in recent memory for the Hood River Valley High School Cross Country program. With the achievements of last year’s teams — a blowout state championship by the girls and a strong sixth place by the boys — and the sheer number of returning …
Racehorses have odd names. Whether the origins are based in history, mythology, a reference to the breeder or owner, oftentimes the thoroughbreds that break from the gate and are sounded off by an announcer at auctioneer speeds leave fans in wonder, laughter and occasionally, admiration. Man…
The Hood River Valley Swim Team ended their summer swim season in spectacular fashion, competing in Newport the weekend of Aug. 9-11. Results and summary provided by coach Shelly Rawding.
The Hood River Valley High School water polo teams hosted an Oregon 5A/6A tournament at the Hood River Aquatic Center last weekend. Both the boys and girls teams took first place, defeating a 16-team field consisting largely of 6A schools. Summaries provided by coaches David Robinson for boy…
The 76th annual Roy Webster Cross Channel Swim returns to the Gorge this Labor Day, Sept. 2, as swimmers from near and far come to traverse the waters of the Columbia.
On Aug. 10, across the epic landscape of Washougal MX Park, thousands of people put their fitness to the test with a race called the Spartan Sprint. The race is part of a series of races held by the Spartan Race company, and consisted of three separate categories: Open, Age Group and Elites,…
At the Aug. 26 City Council Meeting for Cascade Locks, Mayor Tom Cramblett will make a proclamation honoring Jestena Mattson and Emily Sullenger for their athletic achievements in track and field and wrestling, respectively. Both grew up in Cascade Locks; Mattson graduated from Hood River Va…
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- This will be a packed weekend in Hood River County
- Bridge of the Gods to start electronic tolling in 2020
- Obituary: Rick Nishimoto
- Parks district considers funding options for new aquatic center
- Death Notices, Oct. 16 edition: Margaret Larsen, Mary Mauroni, Lyle Stubbs, Marlys Elaine Krein and Ruvim Andryushin
- Another Voice: Vote no on Measure 14-67: Protect our democratic process
- Another Voice: Parks Protection Measure: Let the people decide
- Letters to the Editor for Oct. 12
- Obituary: Mariloy Fowler
- Obituary: David Phelps
- POLICE LOG, Oct. 6 to 12
- Stories of Hope: Next Door shares Sept. event stories
- Don’t fall in the fall: Some of the leading causes of injury can be prevented
- Hood River Watershed Group hosts Clean Rivers Coalition presentation
- Water polo results: Ochesky lobs last-second winner; Boys overcome Parkrose, lose to David Douglas
- Yakama, Lummi Nations call for removal of Columbia Basin dams
- Radio Tierra celebrates 15 years
- City-only parks measure, West Side Fire levy renewal on Nov. 5 ballot