Celebrating 70 state-level Scholastic Art awards
Hood River Valley High School is celebrating 70 state-level Scholastic Art awards this year, but that’s not the only good news coming out of the art department.
Two Hood River Valley High School juniors will compete at the National Speech and Debate Tournament in Birmingham, Ala., in June.
Hood River County declared a winter storm emergency for January 2017, and the state declared a statewide emergency Jan. 8-20, 2017.
Betty Hase, Charlene Caldwell and Glenda Fulton
Michael Lynn and Jose Perez
Columbia Gorge Job Fair kicks off on Saturday, March 25 at CGCC in The Dalles.
Waucoma Bookstore and Columbia Center for the Arts are hosting author Jeff Alworth for a book and beer discussion on Thursday, March 23.
Yesteryears: Odell’s ‘long-looked-for and much wished-for waterworks system’ under construction in 1927
Odell’s long-looked-for and much wished-for waterworks system is at last under actual construction. Last week a crew of workmen dug the trench for the main pipe line from the well-known Davis spring through a bit of woodland and over a field to the road near the telephone office and high school.
Community gathered Saturday, March 18 for the kickoff celebration of Hood River County Reads.
The basement of the Rockford Grange was packed Saturday, March 18 as community members came together to learn how to save seeds and go through the grange’s extensive seed collection.
Writes Tracie Hornung: “Columbia Gorge Cat Rescue offers sincere thanks to Dr. Katy Holmes and the team at All Animal Care Clinic, Marchesi Vineyards and all who participated in (the March 11) successful fundraising event that raised money for our organization, as well as Dogs in Brazil.
Abby Walker, a senior at Hood River Valley High School, was honored as the chapter winner of the Good Citizens Scholarship Contest sponsored by Celilo Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) at their monthly meeting on March 15 in Hood River.
The Youth of Heart of Hospice (YoHOHs) plan and prepare special gifts and cards for hospice patients. Heart of Hospice staff are then given the opportunity to deliver the cards and gifts.
Luke MacMillan will perform excerpts from Paul Salerni’s song cycle “Bad Pets” in the upcoming First Songs concert series in Boston, New York City, and in Bard College’s Fischer Performing Arts Center.
The Hood River Library will host a “Death Care” symposium focused on natural burial, family-directed funerals and rituals of remembrance on Saturday, April 1.
All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River.
A sparse turnout met Hood River County Board of Commissioners’ first hearing on a new construction excise tax.
All calls were responded to within the County of Hood River.
‘Indivisible’ group calls Walden to town hall in April
Oregon U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden will hold his annual Hood River County town hall on Saturday, March 25.