Team defeats Mitchell/Spray Eagle/Loggers, hangs tough with Top 10 Arlington Honkers
In their home opener, a vastly improved Horizon Christian High Hawks girls basketball team split two games in the Hawk Invitational Tournament Dec. 2-3 at Horizon Christian High School.
The HRV girls basketball team (1-2) already have a third of the wins they achieved in the 2015-16 season, defeating La Grande (0-2) by a score of 47-41 in the opening round of a tournament in Madras last weekend.
Destination: Cannon Ball, N.D. Two Mosier men are heading to the frozen plains this month to support the protesters at Standing Rock.
It’s 5 a.m. on Dec. 1. Six years ago to the minute, my mother, Ethel Pochocki, left the captive bonds of earthly life for a joyful reunion with her beloved parents.
Rural Craft Revival, a gathering of local artisans, returns Dec. 8-10 at Springhouse Cellars, located next to Mt. Hood Railroad, on Railroad Avenue, which intersects at the east end of Cascade Avenue.
For the first time, Hood River Farmers’ Market is continuing monthly this winter. Gorge residents can continue to choose local food and buy direct from producers the second Saturday of the month, January through April, from 1-4 p.m. at Springhouse Cellars.
When the Crag Rats Mountain Rescue beeper goes off, the call may take the elite team of Gorge residents racing up a mountain peak to rescue an injured hiker, scaling a rocky ledge to revive a hiker who has fallen over a cliff, into a blizzard to search for missing skiers, or to a mountain airplane crash scene for body recovery.
Tis the season of merriment and gatherings of families and friends. Taking a few minutes to check for safety shows you are a wiseman or wisewoman and will help ensure a festive and fun holiday season.
Local ballet students of the Columbia Gorge Dance Academy present three performances of “Scenes from the Nutcracker” at The Hood River Middle School Auditorium Saturday, Dec. 10 at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m., and Sunday, Dec. 11 at 2 p.m. Different casts will perform in each show.
By unanimous vote, County Judge H.L. Hasbrouck and Commissioners Forrest L. Moe and J.D. Smullin decided on Wednesday to acquire for county court purposes the former Butler Bank Building, if the offer which they have submitted is acceptable to the State Bank Examiner, Circuit Judge Wilson and the depositors’ committee.
“The Twist and the Trees,” adapted by director Sullivan Mackintosh, is an enchanting family-friendly tale that speaks to the spirit of the holiday season.
This comedic play is both theatrical AND theological.
Icy conditions investigated as possible cause of multiple vehicle accident near Parkdale
An Oregon Department of Transportation employee from Hood River was seriously injured in a crash near Parkdale Sunday.
The 17th annual Christmas Concerts for the Gorge Winds Concert Band have been set for 7 p.m. on Dec. 16 at Wy'east Middle School, 3000 Wy'east Rd. in Odell, and 3 p.m. on Dec. 18 at Calvary Baptist Church, 3350 Columbia View Dr. in The Dalles.
James Lauterbach, Mary Matz and Lester Beaman Jr.
Hills along the Columbia River have picked up snow, but Hood River is still waiting.
The Bonneville Power Administration, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and U.S. Bureau of Reclamation will host a public meeting Tuesday, Dec. 6 to seek public input on developing a plan to save endangered wild salmon and steelhead in the Columbia and Snake rivers.
Hood River County Forestry Department requested and the Hood River County Board of Commissioners approved a temporary seasonal closure of gates on forest roads in the Northwest Area, Trails Program Coordinator Henry Buckalew reported this week.
The Hood River Police Department has taken several reports over the last couple of weeks regarding car windows being shot out by a BB gun.
Just as temperatures dipped close to freezing, Hood River Warming Shelter operations got underway this week.