Water choices; Work for change; Areas of concern
These are prime times for the Port of Hood River.
On Oct. 8, U.S. Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell reviewed the 2015 fire season and provided insight into longer term trends and challenges for the agency during testimony before the House Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry Subcommittee. He issued that testimony in a press release Thursday.
For Oct. 7
I feel devastated as I sit down — once again — to write a letter about guns in this country.
Protect community; Nestlé concerns; Protect our water; Support HRVHS theater
The chosen theme for this year’s National Newspaper Week is “Power of the Press,” and that power, it seems to me, is a very relative thing.
Yes to Nestlé; Hypocrisy; Campaign kickoff; CASA needs volunteers
A gunman murdered 10 people at Roseburg’s Umpqua Community College Thursday, the worst school shooting in Oregon since the 1999 Thurston High School shootings in which four people died.
At its 38th annual meeting the Hood River Valley Residents’ Committee (HRVRC), welcomed keynote speaker Gil Kelley, director of citywide planning for San Francisco and former planning director of Portland. Kelley, also a part-time resident of Mount Hood, opened his talk with a quote: “In livable cities is the preservation of the wild.”
Limit exposure; Water concerns; ‘Tales’ thanks; Blessed
Helicopters flying over school zones — a necessary step — is not an everyday occurrence, but it serves as a reminder that fire danger goes on.
Domestic violence thrives when we are silent, but if we take a stand and work together, we can end domestic violence.
Standards squashed; Come to dinner; more
Your family may not be together if a disaster strikes, so it is important to think about the following situations and plan just in case
Thanks; Focus on ‘real pariah’