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Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Salmon Connections - Explore the role Salmon plays in Habitat, Harvesting, Hydropower & Hatcheries. The History Museum is open from 11am-4pm Monday- Saturday.  Admission is $5, children 10 and under are free. It is a great opportunity to learn about local history and issues.
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
February 5, 2019 Contact: Tim Pyle – General Manager Hampton Inn & Suites Hood River Mereté Hotel Management 541 436 1650meretéhotels.com Hampton Inn and Suites by Hilton Hood River Wins Community Service Hotel of the Year The Hood River hotel won the award during Mereté Hotel Management’s Annual Company Meeting and Awards Dinner. (Springfield, OR) The Hampton Inn and Suites by ...read more
Monday, February 18, 2019
February 18, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Bruce Ludwig, bruce@bigbritches.org, 541-380-0857 Auditions Announced for The Foreigner Auditions for The Foreigner, by Larry Shue, will be on Monday February 25th and Tuesday February 26th. Interested actors can attend one or both sessions, which will be at the Bingen Theater, 210 Oak St, Bingen Washington. Auditioners will be notified if call ...read more
Monday, February 18, 2019
 For more information, contact: Yeli Boots Bilingual Outreach Specialist Hood River County Library District Phone: 541-387-7061 Email: info@hoodriverlibrary.orgPop-Up LibraryThe Pop-Up Library returns to Odell every Saturday starting March 2nd from 10 -2pm located at 3422 Odell Hwy, Wy'east Community Church Meeting Room.Services will include computer access, WiFi/internet access, library card ...read more
Monday, February 18, 2019
On Saturday, July 28, we’re throwing a backyard party at our winery located in beautiful Hood River, OR. Fest-goers will enjoy live music, delicious food, games -- all while sipping wine on our lawn and enjoying beautiful views of the Columbia River Gorge. The party will also features a kids’ area, complete with a bouncy house and corn hole – guaranteeing a great time for the whole family. Date: ...read more
Monday, February 18, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFebruary 14, 2019For more information, contact:Arwen UngarAssistant DirectorHood River County Library DistrictPhone: 541-386-7060Email: info@hoodriverlibrary.org The Hood River County Library Foundation will host its annual Feast of Words Gala and Fundraiser at the Hood River Library on Saturday, March 9 at 6 p.m. Funds raised from this year's event will be used to ...read more
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Gorge Grown Food Network (GGFN) is hiring for the Hood River Farmers Market Assistant Manager!  The Hood River Farmers Market is a well-established farmers market, founded in 2006. As the largest farmers market in the Columbia River Gorge, this position requires an organized, detail-oriented and dynamic individual. The Hood River Farmers Market is held every Saturday, 9am - 1pm starting May ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Big Britches Productions “Couples Up” with local businesses. In the spirit of supporting local, a few Columbia Gorge restaurants have joined with Big Britches Productions, the newest theatre company in the Gorge, and their live theatre show, “The Odd Couple (Female Version)” to provide a discount to restaurant patrons attending a performance. “All you need are the magic words” says Bruce ...read more
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Contact:    Judy Newman                                                    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Phone:      541-308-1600                                                              February 13, 2019 e-mail:      judy@waaamuseum.org    “THANK YOU COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE” NIGHT AT WAAAMComplimentary Evening Admission For County Residence Feb. 21       From 5pm to 8pm on Thursday, February 21 ...read more
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 13, 2019 For more information, contact: Arwen Ungar Assistant Director Hood River County Library District Phone: 541-387-7060 Email: info@hoodriverlibrary.org Hood River Reads 2019: Temperance Creek by Pamela Royes Visit the Hood River Library District throughout March and April to participate in the annual Hood River Reads program sponsored by the Friends of the ...read more
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
For Immediate Release February 8, 2019 601 State Street Hood River OR 97031 Phone 541-386-3970 Fax 541-386-9392 Contact: Jeff Hecksel, County Administrator Jeff.hecksel@co.hood-river.or.us (541) 386-3970 County plans public budget meeting to unveil voter tax measures Hood River County Board of Commissioners has scheduled a public information meeting for Thursday, February 21 at Hood River Valley ...read more
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Event Date/Time: Saturday February 23, 7:30 PMLocation: Wy’east Middle School PACContact: Mark Steighner  The Gorge SINGS! Community Choir FestivalWhat do you get when you invite five outstanding community choirs to join together in song? Come find out on Saturday, February 23 when CGOA presents a Community Choir Festival called THE GORGE SINGS!  Included on the program will be selections ...read more
Tuesday, February 05, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMedia Contact: Sandra Evans541.386.2281sandrae@fullsailbrewing.comOnline Version and Images:  https://fullsailbrewing.com/show-off-your-six-pack-with-new-session-light-craft-lager/  Show Off Your Six-Pack with New Session Light Craft Lager100-Calorie Craft Beer Shakes Up the Light Beer Category  Hood River, Oregon – February 5, 2019 - At 100 calories and only 6 carbs, new ...read more
Monday, February 04, 2019
Mama Mia! March 8,9,15,16,22,23 at 7:30 pm March 10, 17 at 2 pm Wy'East Middle School Performing Arts Center Tickets available at www.gorgeorchestra.org  
Monday, February 04, 2019
Sixth Street Bistro: 1/2 price appetizer with ticketsDivots: Buy one menu item, get second 20%offGrace Su's China Gorge: One free cup of soup or egg roll w/dinner purchase3 Rivers Grill: One free appetizer with purchase of 2 entreesCelilo: Free dessert w/a dinner purchase The Hood River Hotel and Westcliff Lodge both have stay and show packages!
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
The Hood River Farmers Market indoor season continues through April on the first and third Saturday of the month from 1pm – 4pm inside The Ruins (formerly Springhouse Cellars) near 1st and Cascade Avenue. Hood River Farmers Market is the only year-round farmers market in the Gorge, offering our community a place to buy directly from local producers every month of the year.   This year, the cozy ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Join Gorge Grown Food Network, OSU and WSU Extension Services on Thursday, February 21st for a unique opportunity to network, make plans, discuss challenges, and lay the groundwork for getting more local food into schools, restaurants, hospitals and businesses.  This event will take place at Skyline Hospital in White Salmon from 10:00 am – Noon.   The demand for using local food from the Gorge ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Economic, Press Release
Thursday, January 24, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Jan 23, 2019   For more information, contact: Jana Hannigan Children's Services Librarian Hood River County Library District Phone: 541-385-2535 Email: info@hoodriverlibrary.org   Black History Month at the Hood River Library The Hood River Library will be celebrating Black History Month with special events through the month of February including live music, ...read more
Thursday, January 24, 2019
Gorge Artists P.O. Box 1424  Hood River, OR  97031www.gorgeartists.org  gaostudios@gmail.com  For Immediate ReleaseNovember 29, 2018  Media Contacts: Joanna Kaufman  (509) 637-6304  contact@joannakaufman.com                             Leah Hedberg  (541) 387-5571  Leah@TheArtofWelcome.com  Gorge Artists Open Studios Announces Thirteenth Annual Tour:Tour Art in the Columbia River Gorge May 3, ...read more
Thursday, January 24, 2019
Riverside’s 2 for 1 Winter Special features 22 specialty pastas (gluten-free options too), available in Riverside and Cebu every Sunday – Thursday, from 4 pm till closing, thru winter.541-386-4410 for reservationsNot valid on February 14, with other discounts, or on To Go orders.
Thursday, January 24, 2019
Columbia Basin Care has been named among the ‘Best Nursing Homes’ in a comprehensive annual ranking by U.S. News & World Report.   Best Nursing Homeshighlights the top nursing homes out of 15,000 facilities nationwide. The rating system aims to help consumers determine best options for a skilled nursing facility with a strong track record of good care. More than half the population over 65 years ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Fun Facts, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Big Britches Presents The Odd Couple (Female Version) February 8   The Neil Simon classic comedy about disastrously mismatched roommates opens February 8 at The Bingen Theater, and with a twist – it’s told from a female point of view! Set in the ‘80s, get ready for big hair and big laughs. Directed by Bruce Ludwig of Chicago and The Full Monty. Get your tickets for the three-week run at ...read more
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
You’re invited to the SMART Sip in the Gorge, an event raising funds to help bring the lifelong love of books and reading to local kids! February 28, 2019 6 pm - 8 pm The SMART Sip brings together community members for a fun, contemporary gathering featuring premium wine, beer, and other beverages, along with small bites from local restauranteurs, all to support SMART programs in Hood River ...read more
Monday, January 14, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 1/11/2019   For more information, contact: Arwen Ungar Assistant Director Hood River County Library District Phone: 541-387-7060 Email: info@hoodriverlibrary.org       After School Maker Club The Hood River Library will host a series of Maker Clubs after school every Thursday at 3 p.m. in February designed to help students learn to create, design and ...read more