• Portion Of Historic Highway Reopens
    A six-mile section of the western portion of the Historic Columbia River Highway from Larch Mountain Road to Bridal Veil re-opened Wednesday morning, eleven weeks after it was closed by the Eagle Creek Fire.  Vista House at Crown Point, one of the most popular attractions the Gorge, was also scheduled to re-open Wednesday.  The road […]
  • HR County Proceeds With Kingsley Campground Project
    Hood River County Commissioners voted to proceed with phases one and two of a rebuild and expansion of the Kingsley Campground, subject to finding funding.  The proposal calls for 50 campsites of various types to be constructed after Farmers Irrigation District completes expansion of the Kingsley Reservoir that will flood the current campground.  Currently the […]
  • Starlight Parade Set For Friday
    The annual Starlight Parade and Community Christmas Tree lighting will take place in The Dalles Friday evening.  The parade will begin at 6 p.m. at West 6th and Webber, rolling through downtown before ending in front of The Dalles Area Chamber of Commerce office on 404 West 2nd, where the annual tree lighting celebration will […]
  • Thanksgiving Dinners In The Gorge
    Community Thanksgiving dinners are planned in the Gorge for Thursday, with a new one set for Cascade Locks.  Debby Chenoweth says it is an offshoot of the long-standing Hood River dinner.  It will be in the Port of Cascade Locks pavilion from noon to 2 p.m.  In Hood River, the Thanksgiving Community Dinner will take […]
  • Klickitat Man Arrested For Goldendale Thefts
    Goldendale Police have arrested a suspect in connection with multiple burglaries, a stolen vehicle, and two vehicle prowls on Saturday and Sunday.  According to a police department release, Timothy Knight of Klickitat was taken into custody after officers received a call of a vehicle prowl in progress on the 400 block of West Burgen Street.  […]
  • Bridge Closure Early Wednesday
    The Port of Hood River says the Hood River/White Salmon Interstate Bridge will be closed to all traffic early Wednesday morning.  The one-hour total closure will begin at 4:00 a.m.  Only emergency response vehicles will have access to the bridge during that time.  The closure is required for maintenance work on the mechanical system of […]