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The Historic Columbia River Highway

The Old Gorge Highway is still closed between Bridal Veil and Ainsworth due the aftermath of the Eagle Creek fire.  It’s  been a heartbreaking 9 months since the fire started.   444 more words


Another Voice: Weyerhaeuser clearcuts violate community values 

We recently became aware of Weyerhaeuser’s plans to clearcut approximately 250 acres south of the Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail located east of Hood River. 76 more words

Guest Opinion

What's In A Name?

Naming things has a new allure for me. Living in a new place can feel like a walking dream, never quite grounded, often confused. Knowing the names for things clarifies them, like a camera focusing so I see in exquisite detail. 1,619 more words


Making historic gorge highway a one-way? Options to ease congestion studied

Heavy traffic is not just a factor of city life these days, as anyone who’s visited the popular hiking trails along the Columbia River Gorge can attest. 14 more words

The Oregonian

Part of Historic Columbia River Highway to reopen soon

Part of the Historic Columbia River Highway — closed since September by the Eagle Creek fire — will reopen soon, though transportation officials wouldn’t give a firm date. 46 more words

The Oregonian

The Last Hurrah of Summer 2017

Harry promised to take me to the Fruit Loop for our anniversary this year so we turned that into a short camping trip! On the first day, we drove straight to the Fruit Loop in Hood River, OR. 771 more words