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Former Hood River resident dies in wreck on I-84

By NEITA CECIL, The Dalles Chronicle

Jason M. Degeus, 25, of The Dalles, died early Sunday when his vehicle crashed and caught fire on Interstate 84 eastbound, at milepost 73.

Hood River Marina shooting case suspended

Judge: suspect cannot assist in defense

A man charged with shooting and injuring a stranger at the Hood River Marina in April 2015 has been determined incapable of helping in his own defense.

Police log, May 29 to June 11

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

Sheriff Log, June 4 to 8

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

Sheriff Log, May 28 to June 3

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

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Fire season back

Risk outlook ‘usual’ despite recent wet

Fire season has rekindled at its ordinary threat level, despite a remarkably snowy winter.

Police Log, May 15 to 28

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

Search crews called out on two trail rescues

Crag Rat Rescue volunteers and deputies with Hood River County Sheriff’s Office mobilized early Tuesday afternoon to do a search for an injured hiker on the Benson plateau area, about 8-10 miles south of the Eagle Creek fish hatchery.

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A day with the Crag Rats: Lessons learned firsthand

The Crag Rats, Hood River County volunteer search and rescue team, and students from Hood River Valley High School spent the day together to talk about wilderness safety, rescue equipment, and general guidelines for enjoying the backcountry.

Sheriff Log, May 21 to 27

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

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Truck cab destroyed in Friday morning highway fire

A truck fire on Interstate 84 in west Hood River left the vehicle damaged.

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Hay Fire on I-84

Maria Roblez of Oregon State Forest Service and Firefighter/EMT Nick Stevens of Cascade Locks Fire Department pull smoldering hay bales off a trailer May 25 at exit 56 on Interstate 84.

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Mosier rally marks oil train anniversary

Members of advocacy groups and political leaders will gather Saturday to mark the one-year anniversary of an oil train wreck in Mosier.

Search starts Tuesday for injured hiker south of Cascade Locks

Crag Rat Rescue volunteers and deputies with Hood River County Sheriff’s Office mobilized early Tuesday afternoon to do a search for an injured hiker on the Benson plateau area, about 8-10 miles south of the at Eagle Creek fish hatchery.

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Three injured in Highway 35 Odell junction crash

A nearly head-on collision at Highway 35 and Odell Highway left three adults from the Parkdale area with injuries Thursday evening.