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ANOTHER VOICE: ‘Work together as a community to make things better’

In attending the City Council meeting on April 11, I listened to testimony on Measure 14-55. The most important part of this meeting for me was after the meeting was adjourned. I would like to share what took place.

Letters to the Editor for April 27

Let CL decide; Measure 14-55; Vote no; more

Letters to the Editor for April 23

‘Doesn’t mean it’s true’; Support STRs; Rave for ‘Cosi’; more

Another Voice: ‘Burdensome’ STR regulations would discriminate against homeowners

Lost in the emotional arguments about short term vacation rentals (STRs) is a simple fact: an overwhelming majority of Hood River residents support STRs and smart policies that both address community concerns and maximize economic growth.

Letters to the Editor for April 20

Clarity, not concealment; Micromanaged; Caution appreciated; more

ANOTHER VOICE: Supporting Schools is a proud Hood River County tradition

Hood River County residents will soon receive their ballots in the mail. Among the other measures and issues at stake, voters will exercise a choice to honor a long-standing promise made to our students generations ago: To provide our children with exceptional educational opportunities and strong schools.

Letters to the Editor for April 16

Dig safe; Deserving; Bottle all the water; more

Letters to the Editor for April 13

Support; Spring water; Water thoughts; more

ANOTHER VOICE: Four reasons the corporate grocer liquor takeover is bad for Oregon

If you stopped by a Fred Meyer store in Vancouver, Wash., last weekend looking for your favorite liquor, you might be surprised by what’s missing.

Letters to the Editor for April 9

Toll ideas; Great event; Mailer questioned; Third party look

Water in Cascade Locks: Move the meeting, please

The water question in Cascade Locks is a prime example for a need for a change of venue.

Another Voice: Nestlé’s water bottling plant would hurt Cascade Locks

Besides being an elected member of Cascade Locks City Council, I own and operate a business here. I write on my own behalf and that of my constituents who support Measure 14-55. We believe it is important that people understand some of the reasons that many, many Cascade Locks residents support a yes vote on Water Protection Measure 14-55 and why we oppose Nestlé’s proposed water bottling plant.

Letters to the Editor for April 6

Yes, that is, on 14-55; ‘Our future’; Agrees; more

Jim Drake’s Entertainment Blog: Solo show, new book from keyboardist Martin Gerschwitz recalls classic-rock days

April 8 gig in The Dalles features touring musician who played with Iron Butterfly, Meat Loaf and Eric Burdon

If there’s one dream for musicians who enjoy the classic rock genre, actually playing in your favorite all-time band and contributing the quintessential sounds to their most popular songs probably ranks as number one.

Letters to the Editor for April 2

Local choice; Vote yes 14-55; ‘Great things’; more