ROUND TABLE: Going north, and south, on a snowy day

Does that fluffy stuff want to compete with the leaves for king of autumn splendor?

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Thank You, Veterans

The tolling of the bell served as a fitting start to Tuesday’s Veterans Day service at Anderson Tribute Center. Boy Scout Emilio Castenada rang a bell 11 times — for the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th Month, when the Armistice of World War I was signed — that moment that stands for the honor we give to all who have paid the ultimate sacrifice.

Letters to the Editor for Nov. 12

Prevent suicide by veterans; Fall in the middle; more

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Round Table: Scar issue, and dissecting a cartoon about a cartoon

Choosing a cartoon (or two) for each issue of the Hood River News is one of the great pleasures, and challenges, of this job

Letter to the Editor for Nov. 8

Help with Warming Shelter; ‘Welcome back’; We need water rules; more

Ski parking: Meadows should explore all options

As the county’s largest employer, Mt. Hood Meadows is right to be looking for ways to meet its overall needs, serve its employees and clients alike.

Letters to the Editor for Nov. 5

Call for a light; Who wins?; Get vote out, but before the election

Christmas Project: Never too early to help

This is the post-Halloween zone when plans are made for Thanksgiving and even Christmas holidays. But some folks won’t have much for the holidays. The Hood River community has always stepped up to fill the gap through the giving campaign known as Hood River Christmas Project.

Round Table: Can I get a ‘withness’? The beautiful ritual of reading a poem a day

A daily ritual helps cradle the frazzled days, if you will.

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Round Table: Neither mild nor mean, a mayor’s race to savor

Mayor races I’ve covered in my 34 years in journalism have ranged from yogurt-takes-on-tapioca to acid v. bile.

Letters to the Editor for Nov. 1

Support Warming Shelter; Duck gospel; Yes on 88; more

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Time to vote: A right of passage

Remember to vote by 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Letters to the Editor for Oct. 29

Edit writings; Get out and vote; Smoky Future?; more

Letters to the Editor for Oct. 25

Politics and promises; Pot perils; Colt for Mayor; more

Letters to the Editor for Oct. 22

Poem: for Greg Colt; Bruce for Dist. 26; Yes on 92