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Free throws hurt in Dufur loss

Tanner Masterson dropped 12 points, and the duo of Curtis Crawford and Anthony Thomas had eight points, but Horizon Christian rallied from a 16-9 first-quarter deficit with a 42-31 run in the last three quarters to produce a 51-47 win Saturday in Hood River.

January 9, 2018 1:39 p.m. read more..

Tigers claw out road win over the Hawks

In close games, it’s the little things that are magnified. Saturday, The Dalles girl’s basketball team allowed freshman point guard Camryn Collman to speed past defenders for 27 points, and the Riverhawks shot 2 of 19 from the free throw line, in a 53-43 loss to 4A La Grande at Kurtz Gym.

January 9, 2018 1:36 p.m. read more..

Letter to the Editor: Other youth activities

To the editor: Nothing speaks louder about a community and it's citizens than what it prides itself in. After a full front page of a rifle-bearing girl's "first kill,” I hope you can follow up with some other accomplishments by our youth.

January 9, 2018 1:28 p.m. read more..

Letter to the Editor: Good Samaritan

To the editor: I was expecting UPS delivery of several packages from Amazon on Jan. 3. The next day, before I contacted the companies, my camera recorded a Good Samaritan who delivered the missing packages to my front door. My sincere thanks to this Good Samaritan for taking time out of their busy day to deliver the packages.

January 9, 2018 1:27 p.m. read more..

Tobacco sales age raised to 21

The legal rights new adults get in Oregon when they turn 18 is officially down by one, as enforcement and fines for Tobacco 21, a law raising the legal purchasing age of tobacco products from 18 to 21, began the first of this year.

January 9, 2018 1:24 p.m. read more..

Sibling shooting on Jan. 8

Wasco County Sheriff deputies sped to a home in the 2400 block of Badger View Drive shortly before noon on Monday after a gunshot injury was reported to the emergency dispatch center. Sheriff’s Detective Sgt. Scott Williams said Mid-Columbia Fire and Rescue transported the man and woman to Mid-Columbia Medical Center for treatment of non-life-threatening conditions.

January 9, 2018 1:22 p.m. read more..

Greene celebrates 101st birthday

Columbia Basin Care Facility staff are seeing more and more residents celebrating birthdays over 100 — they currently have two residents aged 103 and 105, respectively. Another resident, Jean Greene, turned 101 last week.

January 9, 2018 1:17 p.m. read more..

November Building Permits

This is a list of residential and commercial building permits issued in the City of Hood River, Wasco County and Hood River County

January 8, 2018 9:35 a.m. read more..

CGCC seeks input on housing study

Current and prospective students at Columbia Gorge Community College, as well as parents and community members, are invited to participate in a “housing feasibility study.” “Responses will have an important role in helping the college decide whether to proceed with campus housing,” said Dan Spatz, community outreach manager for the college.

January 6, 2018 11:47 a.m. read more..

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