• Indian Creek Fire Mapped At 63 Acres
    An infrared flight has put the size of the Indian Creek Fire in steep and rugged terrain in the Mark O. Hatfield Wilderness on the Mt. Hood National Forest at 63 acres.  The fire that started on July 4 began spreading slowly through the understory last week, producing smoke impacting nearby communities and Interstate 84.  […]
  • City of HR To Go Out For RFP’s For Children’s Park
    The City of Hood River continues to move toward replacement of the Children’s Park play structure.  A public meeting last week updated where the City is in the process and what will happen next.   City Manager Steve Wheeler says the next step is to send out requests for proposals to companies who build play structures, […]
  • Klickitat County Impacted By Lack Of State Capital Budget
    The impasse that led to the Washington Legislature’s failure to pass a capital budget has significant impacts on Klickitat County.  County Commissioner Rex Johnston points out that the capital budget is where grant funds for a number of county departments, including public health and senior services, come from.  He notes many of those services must […]
  • The Dalles 1-1 At 8-10 Year-Old State Little League Tourney
    Oregon 8-10 Year-Old Little League Baseball Tournament At Erv Lind Field in Portland Saturday Hollywood/Rose City 12, The Dalles 8   Sunday The Dalles 13, Ashland 0   Today The Dalles vs. Del Norte, 6:30 p.m. The post The Dalles 1-1 At 8-10 Year-Old State Little League Tourney appeared first on Gorge Radio.
  • Wasco County Sends Letter To MCCOG
    Wasco County Commissioners have prepared a letter to send to the Mid-Columbia Council of Governments board indicating they would support a process in which new homes are found for programs under the MCCOG umbrella.  Commissioner Scott Hege says the letter was developed to support their representative on the MCCOG board, fellow commissioner Steve Kramer.  Hege […]
  • Glut Of Cherries Send Prices Downward
    A glut of sweet cherries on the market has sent the prices growers can get for their fruit downward, and some smaller cherries won’t be picked at all.  Underwood Fruit fieldman Jeff Heater says the entire Northwest is picking a record cherry crop, and they have been shipping a record number of boxes out every […]