• Officer Fires Weapon At Subject
    A traffic stop one week ago in Odell resulted in the suspect being taken custody after a deputy fired his weapon.  According to the Oregon State Police, a patrol sergeant with the Hood River County Sheriff’s Office attempted to pull over a vehicle on December 3 for traffic infractions but the driver did not stop, […]
  • Port of TD Prepares To Select Consultant For Value-Added Food Study
    The Port of The Dalles has received three responses to its call for proposals to do a feasibility study of what can be done to help production of value-added food products in the area.  Port Executive Director Andrea Klaas says the contract will be awarded in the middle of this month, and that consultant will […]
  • December 7-8 Prep Sports Roundup
    Boys Basketball Hood River Valley 61, LaGrande 56 Hood River Valley 83, Madras 73 Madras 92, The Dalles 70 LaGrande 60, The Dalles 45 Stevenson 79, Irrigon 54 Trout Lake 53, Columbia 37 Trout Lake 59, Horizon Christian 53 Damascus Christian 69, Horizon Christian 60 Sherman 68, Damascus Christian 53 South Wasco 57, Mohawk 34 […]
  • Bridge Meeting Set For Monday
    The Port of Hood River will hold a drop-in style community meeting on Monday night to allow the public to give feedback on the start of plans to replace the aging Hood River-White Salmon Interstate Bridge.  Port Executive Director Michael McElwee says there will be a number of different stations for people to rotate to […]
  • White Salmon Preps For Jewett Blvd. Work
    The City of White Salmon will be asking the Washington Department of Transportation to deal with a number of issues during the repaving of Jewett Boulevard.  Requests range from creating a roundabout at Jewett and Garfield to installing pedestrian and crosswalk safety features and lowering speed limits.  Mayor David Poucher says they are also coordinating […]
  • December 6 Prep Sports Roundup
    Swimming Hood River Valley swept an Intermountain Conference dual meet from The Dalles, with the Eagle boys winning 99-35 and the girls 126-34.  Sarah Arpag, Celilo Brun, and Faith Ocheskey won two events apiece for the HRV girls, while David Hecksel, Chad Klaas, and Ethan Yoakum did the same for the Hood River boys.   […]