Wildfire South of Hood River

HOOD RIVER, Ore. –  Oregon Department of Forestry is fighting a 50-75 acre wildfire about 10 miles south of  Hood River. It was reported about 3:45 A.M. on June 18. The fire is burning on private forestland Hood River County Forestry land. O.D.F. has four fire engines and one bulldozer at the scene, and its expected helicopters and hand crews … Continue reading »

Fatal Commercial Truck Crash

HOOD RIVER, Ore. — Oregon State Police is investigating a fatal commercial truck crash that happened Friday morning along I-84 in Hood River. At approximately 5:12 a.m. a 2004 Freightliner truck that had an empty container was traveling westbound on Interstate 84 near mile marker 63. For unknown reasons, the truck drifted to the left and … Continue reading »