Tuesday, December 13, 2005
November 9, 2005
The Hood River Soil and Water Conservation District offers a wide array of native trees and shrubs suitable for this area in its annual tree and plant sale.
Orders are due by Dec. 1 for the selection of bare-root seedlings 1 or 2 years old and 8 to 20 inches in height. To get more information, request an order form or place an order, call the Hood River SWCD at 386-4588 or stop by the office at 3007 Experiment Station Road.
Conifer trees available include varieties of fir, cedar, pine, and western larch at a price of $1 per tree. Deciduous trees available for $2 per tree include maple, cascara, ash, dogwood, and aspen.
All shrubs cost $2 and include Douglas spirea, mock orange, nootka rose, elderberry, dogwood, vine maple and Pacific ninebark.
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I Can't Keep Quiet singers at "Citizen Town Hall"
‘I can’t keep quiet,’ sing members of an impromptu choir in front of Hood River Middle School Saturday prior to the citizen town hall for questions to Rep. Greg Walden. The song addresses female empowerment generally and sexual violence implicitly, and gained prominence during the International Women’s Day events in January. The singers braved a sudden squall to finish their song and about 220 people gathered in HRMS auditorium, which will be the scene of the April 12 town hall with Rep. Greg Walden, at 3 p.m. Enlarge