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Truck hauling mobile home crashes in Hood River

A semi-truck hauling a manufactured home crashed and jackknifed Monday morning.

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Truck hauling mobile home crashes in HR Monday

A semi-truck hauling a Marlette manufactured home crashed shortly before 10 a.m. Monday and struck a guardrail on Interstate 84 westbound near milepost 63.

Fire Safety Tips: As you fall back this weekend, check your smoke alarms

Sunday, Nov. 5 marks the end of Daylight Saving Time and serves as a good reminder for Oregonians to test their smoke alarms. The Oregon Office of State Fire Marshal is urging residents to test their smoke alarms before automatically changing the batteries.

Sheriff Log, Oct. 22 to 28

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

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Eagle Creek fire trail closures in force

Citations issued for illegal entry

Trails in the scorched Eagle Creek fire area remain dangerous, according to the U.S. Forest Service, and some people who illegally passed barricades have been cited.

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Insitu says thanks to Eagle Creek fire responders

Fun and games, including music by Family Man and Tony Smiley, and pumpkin bowling were part of the Insitu-hosted fire responder appreciation event Oct. 28 at Hood River County Fairgrounds. Ryan Hartman, Insitu CEO, left, and others talk with Hood River County Sheriff Matt English.

Police Log, Oct. 23 to 29

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

Wildfire readiness workshop Nov. 7 for farm, forest lands

OSU Extension will offer a wildfire preparedness workshop Nov. 7 to help farm/forest owners minimize risks and impact of wildfire from 6-8 p.m. at the Hood River Fire Department. There is no fee, but registration is required.

Police Log, Oct. 9 to 22

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

Cascade Locks awards first bid for water upgrade

The City of Cascade Locks has selected a construction company to carry out the first stage of a federally supported overhaul of its municipal water system.

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Controlled burns cause smoke above Bingen

Smoke rising from near the top of Burdoin Mountain, just east of Bingen, on Thursday is from one of several permitted slash burns carried out by timber companies in the coming weeks.

Sheriff Log, Oct. 16 to 21

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

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Cascade Locks: ‘We are truly grateful’

Community gathers for a special edition appreciation dinner at the fire hall

“First responders, first in line for food!”

Fire relief fund grows

Cascade Locks FISH Food Bank Coordinator Martha LaMont said the fund has grown to nearly $18,000 to support those financially impacted by the Eagle Creek fire.

Sheriff Log, Oct. 8 to 14

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