‘Quake Ex-II’ open to public
On Saturday, Oct. 10 the Hood River County ARES/RACES team will participate in a State Wide Communications Exercise from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Join Hood River County Library District for the third Hood River Death Café, Sunday, Oct. 11 at 3 p.m. in the Hood River Library. At a Death Café, people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. The objective is to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people make the most of their (finite) lives.
Library Director John Schoppert at Columbia Gorge Community College (CGCC) has been awarded a state library award for leading open source resource development at the college.
Homecoming 2015 – Event details and more
Calling all Hood River Valley High School, as well as Hood River High and Wy’east High grads, and anyone else wanting to see some traditional Friday Night Lights pageantry.
The National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced Hood River Valley High School senior Cole Shepherd as a Commended Student in the 2016 National Merit Scholarship Program. A letter of Commendation from the school and NMSC, which conducts the program, has been presented to this scholastically talented senior.
As kids say goodbye to summer and return to school, many will have great memories of fishing, swimming, boating, or just being next to a special river.
Barb Ayers, Hood River County Emergency Program manager, added a timely update to her column in the Sept. 26 News on emergency preparedness. In it, she said:
“For a change of pace, I actually have positive news about our budget,” Hood River County School District Supt. Dan Goldman said Tuesday evening.
Despite enrollment increases, district sees class sizes shrink
With Hood River County Schools in their second full week of classes, official enrollment numbers are coming in.
Hood River County School District cordially invites staff and community members to attend one of the upcoming Facilities Planning presentations.
When you think of a high school vice principal, what comes to mind? For many, “disciplinarian” is probably the first thought. But how about instructional coach? Kyle Rosselle and Nate Parson, vice principals at Hood River Valley High School, say the latter is what most accurately describes the position.
A metal box of school district history posed an exciting challenge for volunteers at the History Museum of Hood River County.
Local school music programs will get a boost as a result of the Music Festival of the Gorge, which premiered last week at Waterfront Park. The event raised $7,580.
The ASPIRE Program (Access to Student assistant Programs in Reach for Everyone) at Hood River Valley High School is seeking volunteers to help encourage students to further their education, set goals and achieve career dreams.
Deputy Superintendent Salam Noor released the following statement after the State Board of Education’s vote relating to the Essential Skills requirements on Sept. 17: