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Is this the Ultimate renovation project? FREE Winnebago available for pick up near PDX
They say there’s no such thing in life as a free lunch. However, it seems that this saying isn’t exactly truthful. It turns out that sometimes if you look hard enough, you can get some pretty cool, free stuff. In this case, we found a free Winnebago Chieftain that is located in Hood River, which is roughly a one-hour drive from Portland.
Angling for predatory fish on the Columbia River earns some fishers a decent living
THE DALLES, Ore. — There’s money swimming in the Columbia River, if you can catch it. Some are more successful than others. On a recent Thursday, one fisherman patiently pushed his bucket forward as the line progressed, toting close to 40 pikeminnow. Another fisherman carried only two fish, one in each hand.
Save more on your weekly shopping using printable coupons from Albertsons in Stevenson, Updated 2023-06-01
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New location, same traditions for Lake Taco
HOOD RIVER — Since Lake Taco first opened in 2014, they have been known as one of the most authentic Mexican restaurants in Hood River. One example is written on a chalk board sign in the restaurant entrance. The sign and the message has followed them from their previous location on the Heights to their new home in downtown. The message reads, “We do not mass produce for speed or compromise our quality for volume.”The family-owned business is a favorite of every visitor who walks through the front door from high school students to former NBA superstars like Scottie Pippen.
Three ciders from Double Mountain Brewery
Hood River’s Double Mountain Brewery revamped the look for its line of ciders this year, one that is inspired by matchbook designs from the 1940s and 1950s according to the press release. Along with the new designs, the brewery slated six ciders for release this year, and sent me three to review. Let’s just get right to it.
Hood River Library hosts Warm Springs author
HOOD RIVER — The Hood River Library and Waucoma Bookstore will host a book reading on Saturday, May 27 with Linda Meanus, Warm Springs Tribal Elder. The event will begin at 2 p.m. Meanus is the author of “My Name is LaMoosh,”her life story. She grew up with her...
Rosé at Phelps Creek Vineyards.
It's the season to drink pink in the Columbia River Gorge! Bob and Lynette Morus, owners of Phelps Creek Vineyards in Hood River, joined us to share Rosé wines from the Hood River Valley. They also talked about why the Phelps Creek Tasting Room makes a great place for...
Kohr Explores: Swell Gelato is serving up sweet treats for pups
With hot weather on the way, everyone will be searching for a sweet treat to cool off with, even dogs!
Free holistic pain relief workshop offered
HOOD RIVER — The Hood River Valley Adult Center is hosting a free workshop on Holistic Solutions For Pain Relief Tuesday, June 6 from 10-11 a.m. The workshop will cover how pain might be alleviated naturally and effectively through a holistic perspective. Participants will learn evidence-based techniques and practices that have been shown by the latest research to be the most successful for lasting, sustainable relief, especially when nothing else seems to be working well enough.
White Salmon Art Walk displays student works
White Salmon's art teachers were hard at work last week putting together displays to present student-made art pieces at the second annual White Salmon Art Walk, held at the Whitson Elementary School gym and multipurpose facility on Saturday, May 20. The rooms were packed with work created by students throughout...
At The Dalles Art Center, an unknown artist and a path to the future
On a warm Friday evening in May about 50 people gathered at an old Carnegie Library building above the Columbia Gorge and climbed the steps to the entrance of what is now The Dalles Art Center. Mostly locals from The Dalles and Oregon’s surrounding Wasco County, they were here to...
Mosier implements security gate at Rock Creek Park
MOSIER — If you’ve been to Rock Creek Park in the past six or seven months, you’ve probably noticed the security gate at the entrance to the park. This gate is now operational, which means that anyone wanting to drive into the park will need an access card.
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