Council returns to discussion of short-term rental policy

The Hood River City Council has caught up with the can labeled New Title 17 Short-term Rental Regulations. After reaching something of a stalemate on detailed regulatory amendments in...

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Vancouver rally offers chance to stand against oil terminal plan

If you’re among those Gorge residents who would like to see an end to oil train shipments through our “scenic area,” you can take a visible stand at 8...

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Hop on board fun train for 2016 4th of July Parade, fireworks show

Passing along an invite from Tom Yates, organizer of the 4th of July Parade for the Hood River Lions Club. You’re invited (to watch, or take part). The parade...

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Expedia officials offer support to Hood River STR advocates

A representative from Expedia.com attended a recent town hall at the Hood River Elks Club, to offer the company’s perspective on the simmering short-term vacation rental issue, according to Jon Gehrig of...

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CGCC approves first certificate for non-credit culinary program

THE DALLES – In a unanimous vote, the Curriculum Committee at Columbia Gorge Community College on June 7 approved the college’s first non-credit certificate of completion for training offered...

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Mosier council objects to train traffic resumption while full oil cars sit nearby

The following is from a press release sent by Mosier Mayor Arlene Burns and council member Emily Reed: MOSIER, Ore. — At an emergency meeting Sunday evening, the Mosier...

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Meeting, contact info for Mosier residents affected by derailment, fire

Thanks to Suzi Conklin of Mosier Valley News for sharing this. Please share with your Mosier friends who may not be on her e-mail news list. There’s a community...

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Survey will help Health Council better understand community health and wellness

The new Aging in the Gorge Alliance — it advocates for more coordinated services and resources for elders and their caregivers — is helping the Columbia Gorge Health Council and partners...

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