Commission asks governors to impose hold until comprehensive risk assessments can be completed
After prompts from the public during recent meetings, the Columbia River Gorge Commission has taken a stance on oil and other fossil fuel transported by rail through the Gorge.
Hood Riverites love their dogs — so much so, in fact, that if things go as planned, Fido, Spot, and Rover may get their very own public park.
The Hood River County Planning Department has approved a commercial land use permit for Mt. Hood Meadows ski resort to construct a gravel park and ride area in the community of Mount Hood.
Decision will affect short haul trucks
In July of last year, the Oregon Department of Transportation restricted heavy trucks from crossing the Bridge of the Gods after discovering dozens of corroding bridge components that were in need of repair or replacement.
A Hood River man has been arrested for attempted murder in connection with a stabbing that occurred outside the Dee area Thursday evening.
Plans for Cascade Ave. parcel in development
Hood River County is the new owner of a 2-acre parcel off West Cascade Avenue that the county says it intends to develop as much-needed workforce housing for the community.
A Hood River man has been sentenced to 60 days in jail, 24 months probation, and ordered to obtain a mental health evaluation after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting horses in the Oak Grove area.
The waiting room of The Gorge Green Cross, Hood River’s first medical marijuana dispensary, looks like any other.
A plan to construct a hotel and retail development near the Hood River Waterfront took a big step forward Tuesday night when the Hood River Planning Commission voted to approve a conditional use permit for the project, despite objections from a local citizen group who say the project is improperly sited.
One lane closures to start July 21
Repair work scheduled to start earlier this week on the Hood River Bridge has now been pushed back according to the Port of Hood River.