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The annual giving tree of Cascade Locks is back up at City Hall at 140 SE WaNaPa St.
The Friends of Mount Adams organization (FOMA) is presenting a free public forum, “Mt. Adams Cougar Creek Burn: The Future,” on Friday, Dec. 11, 7 to 9 p.m. at Columbia High School Library in White Salmon.
Jack in the Box, located at 1407 W. Sixth Street in The Dalles, is offering a limited-edition JOY Jack antenna ornament for $1, while supplies last. Net proceeds will benefit the Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Columbia Gorge.
Until recently, little was known about the extent and value of glacier caves hidden under the Cascade Mountains. But new studies show that these caves are much more than just curious holes in the ice; they serve as valuable climatic and volcanic indicators, and laboratories for astrobiological studies.
All calls were responded to within the County of Hood River.
This week volunteers at Adopt A Dog have selected Gigi as the program’s adoptable pet of the week.
Trail work has begun on the last piece of the Columbia River Historic Highway Trail.
In an Oct. 21 letter to the president of Klickitat County Public Utility District’s board of commissioners, the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs Yakama Agency issued a demand for payment of more than $65 million for calculated losses due to the Mile Marker 28 Fire of July 2013.
The Oregonian newspaper’s online service, Oregonlive.com, gives kudos to local brews in its own recent ranking, and now, readers’ on-line voting:
Are you tired of giving the same old store bought gifts year after year? Do you want to give gifts with a more personal touch but are great looking? Come to the History Museum of Hood River County’s DIY Holiday Gift Day and learn how!
Sen. Ron Wyden gets his ‘Cooper Spur Clarification’ through Senate committee
A bill launched by Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden to speed up a long-delayed land exchange between Mt. Hood Meadows resort and the U.S. Forest Service has moved forward one key step — the piece of legislation found Senate Committee approval last week.
Cascade Locks City Council tackled a diverse agenda — from utilities to tourism and Nestlé — at a short but busy meeting Monday.
In what has become an annual changing of the guard, six new Jesuit Volunteer Corps Northwest (JVC) members moved to Odell this August for a year of intensive community service.
At top-flight Hawaii event, Gorge surfers fight crushing waves to reach podium
The 2015 Nove Nove Maui Aloha Classic was one for the record books. The contest, organized by Sam Bittner of the AWT, marked the culmination of the American Windsurfing Tour and the PWA World Tour, bringing together the best windsurfers in the world for one unique competition. The event’s holding period ran from Oct. 28 through Nov. 10, with 10 days of competition.
- Members of Local Water Alliance gather signatures for anti-water bottling measure 1 comment
- Cascade Locks brush fire
- Helicopter searches for hiker
- Cougar sighting in Hood River
- Rowena Fire
- Rick Hulett Memorial
- Firefighting practice burn
- County Planning Commission Barrett Park Hearing
- "Pie Night" at Hood River Valley High School
- Firefighters respond to vehicle blaze on State St.