From July 3-7 the Hood River Police Department will be conducting a DUII enforcement campaign. The purpose of this campaign is to focus on people driving under the influence of intoxicants. This is in cooperation with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and is the fifth such enforcement effort since New Year’s. There will be a higher number of police officers on patrol during these enforcement periods.
A Hood River man arrested in December of last year on over a dozen counts of first-degree sexual abuse is scheduled for an entry of plea Monday at 9:30 a.m. at the Hood River County Courthouse.
All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River June 16-22.
A Toppenish, Wash., woman is dead after driving her car into the Columbia River Monday night, according to a report by the Klickitat County Sheriff’s Office that was published on the White Salmon Enterprise website.
With the help of the local Lions Foundation, the Speed Monitoring Awareness Radar Trailer (SMART) is available for use.
All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River June 9-16.
With high temperatures and drought conditions predicted for most of the state of Oregon this summer, firefighting agencies throughout the Gorge are already girding themselves for what is expected to be a challenging wildfire season that is already underway.
Crews are currently battling a wildfire burning 12 miles south of Hood River off Pinemont Drive on land owned by the Hood River County Forestry Department.
All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River June 9-15.
A fire that started earlier this week on the Washington side of the Gorge is all but out, according to fire officials.
Over Memorial Day weekend the Hood River Police Department participated in a high-visibility enforcement program in cooperation with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).
All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River June 1-8.
All calls were responded to within the City of Hood River May 26-June 8.
Oregon State Police is asking for the public’s help to identify the driver and vehicle involved in Saturday morning’s hit-and-run crash along the westbound lanes of Interstate 84 east of Mosier. The crash was non-injury.
TROUTDALE, Ore. (AP) — A gunman shot and killed a student Tuesday at a high school in a quiet Columbia River town in Oregon shortly after classes started and was found dead himself as police arrived, authorities said.