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Legacy in Glass: Entryway mosaic presents students’ many pursuits

The entryway at Wy’east Middle School is much more colorful these days, thanks to a SPROUTS Club stained glass project held after school last year.

Pets of the Week: Lolo still waiting for family; Autumn is playful puppy

This week volunteers at Adopt A Dog have selected Lolo and Autumn as the program’s adoptable pets of the week.

Sheriff Log Oct. 12 to 20

All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River.

West Side Fire Local Option Levy: Here’s the need

On the Nov. 4 ballot, West Side Fire District voters will be asked to determine a request by the district board for its first Local Option levy over and above the standing property tax levy.

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Mayor candidates debate tonight

Join Greg Colt, Paul Blackburn for Wednesday debate

Mayoral candidates Greg Colt and Paul Blackburn face off tonight, Oct. 22, in a debate at Dog River Coffee, a follow-up to an exchange between the two men (see sidebar below) at last Thursday’s Hood River Rotary joint appearance.

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Candidates issue mutual doubts about the other’s suitability as mayor

Assertions include conflict of interest, by Blackburn, and inexperience, by Colt

Sparks flew and no one got burned, but the heat was felt Thursday when Paul Blackburn and Greg Colt appeared before Hood River Rotary.

City sets Walmart hearing for Dec. 2

Could decide fate of Walmart expansion

A public hearing that could decide the fate of a planned expansion for the Walmart store in Hood River will be held Dec. 2, although how exactly that meeting will be conducted is still being sorted out.

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Glass to fabric for quilt winner Charlene Fort

Plenty of helping hands, working with cloth, dough, or glass, have combined on behalf of Helping Hands Against Violence.

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Prevention, and treatment, require an active body and mind

Exercise, healthy diet, and plenty of sleep are part of the prevention.

Spotlight on your body’s health account

At Cascade Acupuncture Center, we focus on increasing the health of our clients by increasing the Level of Function in the Body.

Police Log for Oct. 18

Sept. 29 to Oct. 12

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Meet your Hood River City Council candidates

Full responses from Oct. 18, pages A7-8

MHM parking lot decision appealed

Park and ride goes to Planning Commission review on Nov. 12

A Mt. Hood Meadows Ski Resort park and ride proposed for the community of Mt. Hood has been put on hold while the county addresses an appeal from a neighboring property owner challenging the county’s decision to approve the project.

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Potter James Diem combines clay and family to create functional works of art

For those of us lucky enough to call Hood River home, there’s a good chance you’ve seen local potter James Diem’s ceramics displayed around town and at local art fairs — like the upcoming Hood River Valley Harvest Fest this weekend at the Waterfront.

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Phelps Creek wins top honors in first Gorge wine contest

A Hood River winery’s Pinot Noir crafted from Columbia Gorge grapes earned top honors at the inaugural Columbia Gorge Wine Competition.

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