PORTLAND — The Bonneville Power Administration is looking at a normal water year after putting in place dry-year operations in 2015. Record-setting precipitation in December and a wet March have helped boost this year's water supply forecast.
WARRENTON — Oregon LNG confirmed last week that a $6 billion terminal and pipeline project on the Skipanon Peninsula was scrapped because Leucadia National Corp., the New York-based holding company that financed the project, decided to cease funding.
After much discussion, the Washougal School Board has selected a name for its newest elementary school.
Klickitat County’s Board of Commissioners is bringing suit in federal district court against the U.S. Department of the Interior and Bureau of Indian Affairs, seeking a determination that the Glenwood Valley is not part of the Yakama Nation Reservation.
The subject of an active felony warrant and his female companion were arrested at a Biggs motel in Sherman County for heroin and methamphetamine possession.
Walkers, runners — and volunteers — needed for Saturday event
The Hood River Valley March of Dimes 5K-10K walk/run takes place this Saturday, April 30, beginning and ending at the Parkdale Rural Fire Protection District Station, 4895 Baseline Drive.
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All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River.
There are four Earth Day cleanup opportunities on Saturday, April 23, giving kids and parents a variety of ways to lend a hand:
CCA founder and theater veteran Judie Hanel is first recipient of the award named for her
Judie Hanel took home a new award that is named for her, the Judie Hanel Service award, at the 10th anniversary awards night at Columbia Center for the Arts (CCA) on April 2.
Columbia Gorge Discovery Center is welcoming Robbie Smith as the new director of education, following the retirement of Steve Thompson, who has held the position for the past 12 years. He began work at the museum on April 12.
A stalled land exchange between the U.S. Forest Service and Mt. Hood Meadows ski resort inched forward this week.
Bob Yoesle from Friends of the Goldendale Observatory will present a free solar viewing to the public Saturday, April 30 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center, weather permitting (sorry, we can’t control clouds).
The scenic waterfall realm that will become Punchbowl Falls Park has passed into Hood River County’s hands.
A Hood River man on Tuesday pled guilty to stabbing a man at his home in the Dee area in summer 2014.
City Council will continue taking testimony, and then begin deliberations, on the protracted subject of short term rental (STRs) regulations when it meets Monday.
- 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
- Cascade Locks brush fire
- Helicopter searches for hiker
- Cougar sighting in Hood River
- Rowena Fire
- Rick Hulett Memorial
- Firefighting practice burn