Never question Merle Haggardâs work ethic. Following last weekâs announcement that he had canceled all of his February tour dates, he was back onstage Saturday (Feb. 6) in Las Vegas and plans to play three more concerts this next week in California. The 78-year-old Country Music Hall of Fame member was hospitalized in December with... Read more »
When Chase Rice penned an open letter to his fans about his new single, I thought maybe something had changed. After reading what he’d written, now I’m thinking maybe something will be changing in the future. “I hope y’all enjoy my new song ‘Whisper.’ My guys and I have put a ton of work and... Read more »
Perennial prize-winner Rhonda Vincent pretty much ran the table again Sunday night (Feb. 7) at the Society for the Preservation of Bluegrass Music of Americaâs 42nd annual awards show at Nashvilleâs Sheraton Music City Hotel. Individually, Vincent won SPBGMA’s entertainer of the year and female vocalist of the year trophies, while she and her band,... Read more »
When I think of Tim McGraw, I think of his songs. And the stories they tell. And all those lyrics I know by heart. But the guitar? That’s not usually the first thing on my mind when I picture him onstage. And yet, a guitar is how it all started for him. In a recent... Read more »
No, itâs not an actual piece of his clothing, but Thomas Rhett is giving fans something almost as awesome with his single, âT-Shirt.â Like a real t-shirt, the track will also give you that warm and fuzzy feeling. Fresh off the success of his six-week No. 1, âDie a Happy Man,â the ACM new male... Read more »
Hood River County Commission Chair Ron Rivers says he wants to make another effort to complete an unincorporated communities plan for Odell, and wants answers from the Oregon Department of Land...
There will be a planned water outage in an area in the northwest part of White Salmon on Tuesday to facilitate work on the City's water mainline on Northwest Spring Street. The outage will occur..
A pair of public meetings regarding infrastructure projects in The Dalles will take place this week. On Tuesday there will be a public information meeting regarding the Thompson Street storm project..
Boys Basketball Pendleton 96, Hood River Valley 54 The Dalles 59, Hermiston 53 Dufur 57, Ione 23 Sherman 60, South Wasco 42 Horizon Christian 60, Arlington 52 Bickleton 50, Lyle-Wishram 34 Sunnyside..
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded a $10.5 million dollar contract to a Vancouver company to increase navigation lock reliability and safety at The Dalles Lock and Dam. Northbank Civil and..
The Columbia Gorge Health Council will be making more than one million dollars in one-time investments in health promotion and local healthcare services in Hood River and Wasco Counties in the first..
Oregon 26th District State Senator Chuck Thomsen says he's worried about all of the policy issues that are trying to be addressed during what is supposed to be a short five-week session of the...
North Central Public Health District director Teri Thalhofer has been appointed by Governor Kate Brown to the Oregon Public Health Advisory Board. Thalhofer will represent ten counties on the board...
Hood River County Commission Chair Ron Rivers says he has filed to run for re-election. Rivers will be seeking a sixth term in the position. Rivers says he enjoys serving as Commission Chair, and...
Movement toward building a new swimming pool in White Salmon in the parking lot across from Whitson Elementary School moved forward as City Councilors indicated they were on board with making changes.