Closures and cancelations for Friday, Jan. 20
Interstate 84 has been opened from Hood River to Troutdale, in both directions.
Cancelations for Thursday.
Interstate 84 still closed, some snow may fall tonight and tomorrow morning.
I-84 remains closed between Hood River and Troutdale Wednesday afernoon.
We will update as information becomes available.
The seemingly endless blanket of sparkling white snow on the ground exceeded the top rail of our deck this week, blocking the view of the brilliant white valley below.
The Next Door’s annual Bowl for Kids’ Sake event benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Columbia Gorge is right around the corner. The fun takes place on Saturday, March 11 at Orchard Lanes in Hood River.
Winter conditions continue to create transportation difficulties in the Columbia Gorge area. The hospital has received several calls about operations.
Two women displaced, dogs saved
Two Hood River women lost virtually everything Friday when a fire turned their home to rubble.
A serious freezing rain event is on the way, emergency officials say.
More than 80 people attended an outdoor rally for health care Sunday in Hood River, braving 15 degree weather and standing in the snow at Overlook Memorial Park at Second and State streets.
Hope, awareness, and action. Those are the concepts to take forward, speakers said Monday at the Martin Luther King Day events at Riverside Community Church, sponsored by Gorge Ecumenical Ministries.
Eighty or so people gathered at Second and State streets early Monday afternoon to support retention of the Affordable Care Act.
It was not Hood River’s first beer fest.