Eleven members of Hood River Valley High School’s Speech and Debate team took second in the 5A school division at the state championship, held April 23-25 at Western Oregon University.
Three people are vying for the Hood River County School Board Position 1, on the May 19 ballot.
Local photographer Darryl Lloyd will present “Remembering the Year 1980” at Skamania Lodge in Stevenson on May 13, beginning at 6:30 p.m. The presentation is part of the Mount St. Helens Institute’s Volcanic Views and Brews Scenic Pub Lecture Series, which is celebrating the 35th anniversary of the mountain’s eruption.
Starting in the late 1990s, I endured a stretch of my life when every single morning of every single day for five years I woke up with the same song stuck in my head.
The Gorge Technology Alliance (GTA) held its second-annual STEM Career Day for students in the region on Friday, April 24, in The Dalles.
Columbia Gorge Community College Foundation invites residents to participate in the 2015 Columbia Gorge Gatherings series, benefiting the CGCC Foundation endowment.
Stevenson Grange 121’s 2015 Community Resiliency Programs continue with a Walk-In Plant Clinic given by the Central Gorge Chapter of the OSU Master Gardeners (Hood River) and a Seed and Plant Swap, on Saturday, May 2, from 12 to 3 p.m., in the Stevenson Community Library Gallery.
The first ever Hood River Independent Film Festival is coming to Hood River Valley High School on Friday, May 8. Catch the action at the high school’s Bowe Theater at 7 p.m.
Faculty at Columbia Gorge Community College voted by a wide margin on April 25 to submit a letter to the CGCC Board of Education censuring college President Frank Toda and calling for his resignation.
The Hood River County School District will hold their annual “Kindergarten Roundup” during the week of May 4 - 8, 2015.
Family recovering from mid-April house fire
Parkdale Elementary School is coordinating a donation fund for Rigoberto and Mayra Rodriguez’s family, who were displaced by a house fire on Sunday, April 19.
Hood River Reads concluded Saturday with a talk by author Luis Urrea of “Into the Beautiful North” in the main reading room at Hood River Library.
Columbia Gorge Community College, in partnership with the Discovery Center, will offer a series of plant stewardship class this spring.
Zoe Shepard, Hood River Valley High School junior, is using her Extended Application (EA) Project to raise money for the National Eating Disorder Association, to aid in the research of eating disorders and the building of treatment facilities, on May 1.
100 gather for annual presentation fair
Hood River Valley High School and Gorge Grown Food Network hosted the third annual School Garden Symposium on April 21 at HRVHS. Students from Lyle middle and high school, Klahre House and Corbett CAPS joined HRVHS students for the day, with about 100 total participants.