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Herrera Beutler addresses healthcare

Healthcare took center stage in Thursday’s telephone town hall with Washington state’s Third Congressional District Representative Jaime Herrera Beutler. The issue was the common denominator among caller questions, and ranked number one in a phone survey of suggested congressional priorities.

Hood River County election ballots are in the mail

Ballots are heading to county voters Wednesday.

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CGCC board hears pleas for Sanctuary designation

Speakers in Hood River add to last month’s testimony in The Dalles

You cannot learn when you are afraid. That was the core message delivered by students, instructors, tutors, and community members to the Columbia Gorge Community College Board of Directors.

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Crowd blasts Walden at Hood River town hall

Walden’s hometown audience held back nothing during a tense town hall meeting Wednesday.

HRMS plans for town hall congestion - and civics lesson

Rep. Greg Walden (R-Hood River) will hold town hall meetings Wednesday in Hood River and The Dalles.

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‘Citizen town hall’ raises dozens of questions for Greg Walden

He wasn’t there to hear, but Gorge residents had plenty to say to Rep. Greg Walden.

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‘I’m there to listen’: Greg Walden previews town halls

Rep. Greg Walden (R-Hood River) will hold town hall meetings Wednesday in his hometowns, Hood River and The Dalles.

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Walden town halls in Hood River, The Dalles April 12

Walden announces town hall meetings next week.

Senate committee approves Mt. Hood Land Bill

A bill seeking to resolve a protracted land dispute on Mount Hood found success in a Senate Committee last week, which will bring the matter to the Senate floor for a vote.

Mid-Columbia Council of Governments hires Meriwether

Former Hood River County administrator comes out of retirement

David Meriwether is stepping into an interim director role at MCCOG, replacing Bob Francis.

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City vows partial Children’s Park reopening by Memorial Day

Children’s Park laborers from 1993 and active users of 2017 pressed for answers Monday in a community meeting convened by officials of the City of Hood River, which owns and operates the park.

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Wyden talks healthcare at HR town hall

Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Oregon) brought in a crowd of more than 200 at Hood River Middle School Saturday morning in his 804th town hall meeting.

Town hall update: Walden won’t attend April 8 citizen event

Rep. Greg Walden will not attend an April 8 “Constituent Town Hall” in Hood River, due to previously-scheduled commitments, according to his spokesman, Andrew Malcolm.

Cell tower dispute back before county

The conflict over a proposed 100-foot cell tower in west Hood River has resurged.

Hood River City Council will review bag rules

Hood River City Council will consider issuing a proclamation declaring April 1-8 as Sexual Assault Awareness Week. This dovetails with a variety of events in schools and the community planned for early April.

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