A new solar energy array has been planned for construction atop the City of Hood River public works building on 18th Street.
The redemption value for eligible containers covered under Oregon’s Bottle Bill will increase from 5 cents to 10 cents on April 1.
The Columbia River Gorge area has a new nonprofit beekeeping organization, affiliated with the Oregon State Beekeepers Association and headquartered in Hood River.
The Columbia Gorge is now home to an estimated 45 wineries, 14 breweries, 13 cideries and two distilleries — not counting dozens, probably hundreds, of home brewers.
The Remains Mural Project fundraiser happens April 7 at Double Mountain Tap Room, 6 to 11 p.m.
Council agrees to adjust parts of bag ordinance
A new thing gets revised and an older thing will be closed.
The conflict over a proposed 100-foot cell tower in west Hood River has resurged.
Hood River City Council will consider issuing a proclamation declaring April 1-8 as Sexual Assault Awareness Week. This dovetails with a variety of events in schools and the community planned for early April.
Full Sail Hop Pursuit IPA was chosen for the national Good Food Awards for being part of a responsible brewery that pioneers local manufacturing and craftsmanship, reshapes supply chains by sourcing locally grown ingredients, practices resource conservation and supports local communities.
Hood River County declared a winter storm emergency for January 2017, and the state declared a statewide emergency Jan. 8-20, 2017.
Columbia Gorge Job Fair kicks off on Saturday, March 25 at CGCC in The Dalles.
A sparse turnout met Hood River County Board of Commissioners’ first hearing on a new construction excise tax.
The Hood River County Chamber of Commerce Installation Dinner convened Saturday at Divots Restaurant.
Providence Hospice of the Gorge is seeking volunteers to provide service to hospice patients and their families. Opportunities include visits to patients, transporting patients to appointments or outings, respite for caregivers, veterans supporting veterans, bereavement support, bedside vigils, and more.
Mid-Columbia Unit 20 of the Oregon Retired Educators Association is offering at $750 scholarship to a third, fourth or fifth year college student, as of this coming September.