• March 19 Prep Sports Scoreboard
    Baseball Hood River Valley 6, LaSalle 5 (8 innings)…Caden Leiblien homered and doubled, while Harrison Howell pitched three innings of scoreless relief as the Eagles came back from a 5-1 deficit to win.  HRV took advantage of eight walks over the final two innings to score the tying and winning runs. Columbia 15, Stanfield 2 […]
  • HR County Hearing On Tax Measures Sparsely Attended
    Following a surprisingly sparsely attended public hearing in the Wy’east Middle School Performing Arts Center, the Hood River County Commission formally voted to put measures seeking a five percent prepared food and beverage tax and a five-year local property tax option of 89 cents per $1,000 of assessed property value on the May 21 ballot.  […]
  • Parker To Retire
    Long-time The Dalles City Attorney Gene Parker is retiring.  In his retirement letter to City officials that was released to the media on Tuesday, Parker says he has been considering a plan to step away for a few months, and that he intends to retire on March 1 of next year.  He added he wanted […]
  • Wasco 2040 Public Input Sessions On Housing Begin
    The first of four Wasco 2040 public input sessions to deal with housing issues will take place Wednesday evening.  Wasco 2040 is the long-range update of Wasco County’s comprehensive land use plan.  The latest phase of this effort is devoted to housing.  The first session is Wednesday at Columbia Gorge Community College in the building […]
  • Bingen Continues To Seek Quiet Zone Designation
    Bingen is continuing its effort to gain designation as a railroad quiet zone, under which trains would not have to blow their horns at every at-grade crossing.  Mayor Betty Barnes is hoping that when the new Bingen Point underpass currently in the planning stages is constructed, they can be in a better position to seek […]
  • March 18 Prep Sports Roundup
    Baseball Forest Grove 7, The Dalles 6:  The Riverhawks lose their third straight game to begin the season. Stevenson 12, Corbett 2 Softball Estacada 14, Stevenson 1 Boys Lacrosse Hood River Valley 15, Oregon City 4:  HRV runs its record to 2-1 in the early season. The post March 18 Prep Sports Roundup appeared first […]