Friday Aug 29
Enviros force review of Port Westward expansion onto farmland
A state appeals board handed down a decision Wednesday, Aug. 27, criticizing several of the Columbia County Board of Commissioners' stated reasons for approving the expansion of the Port Westward industrial park near Clatskanie and ordering the county to reevaluate the zone change.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Bits & Pieces: New taiko
Michelle Fujii and Toru Watanabe, who helped lead Portland Taiko for the past nine years, have formed a new group as co-directors, Unit Souzou.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Museums 101: Recreational History
Hood River, Oregon is located on the Columbia River and is today a recreational destination for many people.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Police say driver fatigue contributed to collision that left Mosier cyclist dead
Fire and police responded to a collision on Interstate 84 Sunday morning that left Ellen Dittebrandt, a Mosier artist and firefighter, dead.
Bicyclist dies after collision with truck near Hood River, Ore.
Oregon State Police say a bicyclist died after a collision with a pickup truck near Hood River on Sunday morning.
Pensacola News Journal
Engagements: Jonathan Terhaar & Elizabeth Chapman
The groom-to-be is the son of Tony and Linda Terhaar, of Pensacola, Florida. He is a graduate of Washington High and the University of West Florida with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Computer Science and Communications.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Oregon 35 crash victims identified
Oregon State Police identified the three people who were injured in a Friday crash on Oregon 35 about 8 miles south of Hood River.
Exploring Mosier's raw and undiscovered wine frontier: Wine Notes
Seven miles past bustling, leafy Hood River, the hamlet of Mosier feels like the town that time forgot.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The Newberg Graphic
Cider thirst grows; apples in hot demand - Thursday, 21 August 2014 07:00
Two 500-gallon, stainless steel tanks nicknamed Geraldine and Boris made the temporary switch this summer from grape juice to apple juice.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Pest management advice from OSU experts: Spray with water, shake to avoid using chemicals
Researchers study the green lacewing at Oregon State University's Mid-Columbia Agricultural Research and Extension Center in Hood River, Oregon.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Double Shooting Near Hood River
Hood River County Deputies were called to a shooting in Odell Tuesday morning. Deputies found two people with gunshot wounds, Gonzalo and Bertha Marquez.
Shootings of Odell husband and wife under investigation
According to a news release from the Hood River Sheriff's Office, deputies were called to a property near 3410 A G A Road in Odell just before 7 a.m. The deputies found a husband and wife with gunshot wounds.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
The La Grande Observer
Timber experts talk industry
The LaGrande Observer is now online in a Replica E-edition form and publishes Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
The Family Badge
Harris County Sheriff selects Cloud Cap Technology
This installation of a Cloud Cap Technology TASE400HD payload on the OH-58 helicopter operated by the HCSO will enable officers to better identify threats in busy areas by combining high definition day and night imagery with automatic tracking of moving targets, for greater situational awareness.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Price of Addiction: Oregon prescribers should consider 'smart pills'...
In running a pain management medical practice in Hood River, I see the harder side of how patients deal with chronic, life-altering pain issues.
South County Spotlight
Drive time? Area offers great roads
For others, the pleasure is in the journey. It's where you can find the rhythm of the road, hitting each curve perfectly, and listening to the melody of the motor.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Mount Hood's Cooper Spur hike has views of Eliot Glacier (road...
The route up Cooper Spur is the highest constructed trail on Mount Hood, reaching 8,514 feet in elevation.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Oregon coal, oil train expansion subsidies draw elected leaders' opposition
A group of local and state leaders is urging Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber and the state's top transportation officials not to award $6.9 million in subsidies to projects that would aid the expansion of oil and coal train traffic.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
CBS 3 Springfield
Wildfire threatens dozens of homes west of The Dalles
A wildfire burning in the Columbia River Gorge is threatening dozens of buildings, prompting fire officials to issue evacuation notices.