News

Subscribe

Robotics FLL kicks off, coach training offered

The FIRST LEGO League (FLL) season is kicking off as school is back in session.

Harvest Quilt on display at ETC shop

Every Thread Counts (ETC) is now hosting the Harvest Quilt.

Police Log, Aug. 12 to 17

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

Sheriff's Log, Aug. 10-20

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

State Street work resumes on Sept. 2

The public is reminded that as of Tuesday, Sept. 2, the in-street work on the State Street Urban Renewal Project will be resuming.

Community invited to New Parents Services’ 25-year celebration Sept. 4

On Sept. 4 at 7 p.m. at Hood River Valley Christian Church, 975 Indian Creek Rd., current and former staff, volunteers, board members, community partners, parents and supporters of New Parent Services will celebrate 25 years of making our community a better place to raise a family.

Farm Bureau seeks photos for calendar

Oregon Farm Bureau is looking for citizen images of farming and ranching for its 2015 Oregon Bounty Calendar.

Tease photo

OWRC upholds ruling on Oxbow water right

Nestlé water bottling project inches forward

A proposal to build a Nestlé water bottling plant in the Gorge took a small step forward on Thursday when a state commission ruled that a water right the corporation needed for the bottling plant should not be canceled despite the concerns of environmental groups.

Tease photo

Serious injuries in Highway 35 crash

A two-car crash that occurred south of Odell on Highway 35 Thursday afternoon sent three to the hospital, two with serious injuries, according to state police.

HRCSO looking to squelch radio issues

Spotty service raises safety concerns

Interference, poor signal strength, and lack of service altogether are plaguing local law enforcement radio systems and the Hood River County Sheriff’s Office is trying to figure out why.

No leads in Astro armed robbery

Police continue to investigate an armed robbery that occurred at the Astro gas station in Hood River Wednesday morning, and are still looking for a suspect in the case.

Tease photo

A boss already at 17, Jenni Packer sees a future in agriculture

Jenni Packer, 17, will start her senior year at Hood River Valley High School in September. Like many of her peers, she plays sports (right now, it’s volleyball; in the spring, it will be softball) and is looking forward to “doing all the senior activities” in the coming year.

Tease photo

'New' WAAAM sign goes up

The “new” sign went up Friday morning at Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum on Tucker Road in Hood River.

Tease photo

Another grass fire near Indian Creek Trail

Hood River Fire and EMS responded to a grass fire Friday, Aug. 22, just before 1 p.m., at 12th Street near Pacific Avenue.

Armed robber strikes Astro station

Police are looking for information on an armed robbery that occurred Wednesday morning at the Astro gas station in downtown Hood River.