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Fire Photography

A jagged line of fire cuts through the forested hill above Bridge of the Gods in a photo by Jurgen Hess. Gorge Photography Club will give a presentation on Eagle Creek fire photography, featuring Hess’ work, on Nov. 27 at 7 p.m. in the Hood River Library, 502 E. State St. Hess will give his impressions of the fire as a photographer and wildlife storyteller.

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Highway Crash Monday

A two-vehicle crash on Interstate 84 near Mosier caused a traffic crawl Monday afternoon. No serious injuries were reported in the wreck, in which a semi-truck and a passenger van were damaged.

Wyden, Merkley seek federal help for Hood River Co.

Post-fire recovery

U.S. Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley are seeking federal money to help the Ports of Hood River and Cascade Locks, which suffered a combined $228,000 in lost bridge toll revenue during the Eagle Creek wildfire.

Police Log, Nov. 6 to 12

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

State Parks hold fire recovery open house in CL

Oregon State Parks staff will hold an open house in Cascade Locks Tuesday about fire recovery following the Eagle Creek fire.

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Hwy 35 crash Tuesday: Update

A four-vehicle crash closed Highway 35 just south of Hood River for several hours Tuesday evening.

Police Log, Oct. 30 to Nov. 5

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

Peter Marbach’s 2018 Oregon calendar features total eclipse image

Hood River photographer Peter Marbach has created a limited edition, collectible 2018 Oregon calendar featuring the 2017 total eclipse.

Wrecks clog snowy Mt. Hood passes Wednesday

ODOT: Winter’s here

A tangle of vehicle crashes Wednesday night on Mount Hood signaled the onset of volatile winter road conditions.

Crash closes Highway 35 Tuesday evening

A four-vehicle crash closed Highway 35 just south of Hood River for several hours Tuesday evening.

Sheriff Log, Oct. 29 to Nov. 4

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

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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.