UPDATE An inmate who escaped while assigned to a crew fighting a wildfire in Central Washington was arrested in Portland Wednesday morning, police said. The other escaped inmate is still at large.
The eagerly-awaited 2017 solar eclipse is five days away on Aug. 21.
A youth went missing in the woods southwest of Parkdale, prompting a search by emergency officials that proved quick and successful.
The garden behind FISH Food Bank on Tucker Road fulfills a simple, yet important, mission.
Traffic jams. Sold-out hotels. Farmers renting tent space in their fields.
A power pole caught fire on Guignard Road Monday but utility and fire crews teamed up to choke the flare-up in less than an hour.
All calls were responded to within the County of Hood River.
All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River.
Middle school students from around the Mid-Columbia were challenged this week at “Inventor’s Camp,” a hands-on science and technology camp introduced this year by Oregon State University and hosted by the OSU Extension Service of Wasco County and Columbia Gorge Community College.
A man who lives near Biggs Junction was arrested on suspicion of operating a hash oil lab at home.
Skamania Lodge has built a new Aerial Park in Stevenson.
2017 Fair 4-H Results
“We honor and try to keep the memory of all our deceased brothers and sisters alive so they are never forgotten,” Fire Chief Greg Borton said Sunday at the Odell fire hall.
The Portland Timbers and Portland Thorns FC, in partnership with Providence Health & Services, recently announced a program to present custom-designed, soccer club-themed baby blankets to the family of every newborn baby born at a Providence hospital in Oregon for the remainder of the 2017 calendar year.
With hot weather forecasted this summer, the Hood River County Library District once again is welcoming people to use the library as a cooling shelter.
- Hood River firefighters battle Heights blaze
- I Can't Keep Quiet singers at "Citizen Town Hall"
- Oil train car being transported by truck
- Aerial view of Mosier train fire
- Oil train derails, burns
- Fire damages Heights home
- Lawnmower torches Arbor Vitae on Portland Drive
- Life Flight helicopter taking off from the old Dee mill site
- Cascade Locks Water Rescue
- Members of Local Water Alliance gather signatures for anti-water bottling measure 1 comment