There is still no timetable for re-opening eastbound lanes of Interstate 84 between Hood River and Troutdale. Oregon Department of Transportation spokesman Don Hamilton says they are getting closer to opening it, but they want to make sure it is as safe as possible before doing so. Hamilton says they are watching the slopes closely […]
Cooler temperatures and rain prevailed across the Eagle Creek Fire on Monday, with up to three inches of rain falling on the west side of the fire, and closer to one inch on the east side. The current rain helps significantly reduce fire behavior, but it doesn’t completely put out heat below the surface layer […]
The Oregon State Police says a wrong-way driver died in a head-on collision with a semi-truck Monday evening on Interstate 84 in Gilliam County. The OSP received word of a van traveling the wrong way in the I-84 eastbound lanes near milepost 141 east of Arlington on Monday at about 7:40 p.m. Minutes later, the […]
A large gathering assembled to give their views during The Dalles City Council’s town hall meeting on tourism. Topics brought up ranged from keeping downtown clean, to marketing tactics, to transportation services, with several people recommending a tourism advisory committee involving people who are involved in the industry. Mayor Steve Lawrence says the Council wanted […]
Hood River County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Mike Glover says based on response to a survey of local downtown businesses and anecdotal evidence, business has been down 30 to 50 percent during the Eagle Creek Fire and closure of eastbound Interstate 84 compared to the same period of time a year ago. Glover says […]
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