• 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 […]
  • I-84 Will Be Busy
    The Thanksgiving holiday is one of the busiest travel seasons of the year and that will be especially true this year on westbound Interstate 84 near Hood River.  Travelers should expect congested highways everywhere in Oregon in the days before and after Thanksgiving, and westbound I-84 at milepost 52 could prove particularly difficult this year.  […]