Mob into Gorge stores, leave cash, win prizes in GO! Recovery event March 18

It’s Cash Mob time again, peeps, and we just love the concept. For many Gorge businesses — in particular, those that depend on tourism — winter is always a...

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Merkley hosts town halls on Saturday in Hood River, The Dalles

U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley will meet constituents in the Gorge on Saturday, March 4, at successive town hall events. Starting off in Hood River at 9:30 a.m. at the...

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In the pipeline, new Hood River business names filed with state

Here we go, folks, the list of last month’s new business filings for Hood River County, per the Oregon Secretary of State’s office. Where listed, we include the name...

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Planners to look again at proposed rezoning of undeveloped city land

Hood River’s planning commission on Tuesday evening, Feb. 21, will again take public comment¬†about a proposal to rezone 5 acres of forested property at Wasco and 20th streets so...

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Paris Fair building changes hands; new owners plan residential on property to south

The landmark Paris Fair building at the corner of Fourth and Oak in downtown Hood River has a new owner. In a $1.7 million deal that closed Wednesday, Jeff...

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Ding, dong, the (plastic) bags are gone …

Almost, anyway. The Buzzer (gulp) is one of the worst offenders. Although we know better, and occasionally DO better, we mostly keep forgetting to take reusable bags into the...

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