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GORGE OWNED TO HOST WINTER RECOVERY CASH MOBS MARCH 18TH Gorge-wide community event to bolster bleak winter sales for local businesses

On March 18th, the last Saturday of the most punishing winter in the Gorge in more than 40 years, Gorge Owned (GO), a sustainable economic development organization in the Columbia River Gorge, is hosting a series of large scale cash mobs in an effort to lift the...

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Sense of Place March 15, 2017, A Sense of Honor: How Community Members Supported Japanese Americans during World War II, Linda Tamura

Although Hood River garnered national notoriety for anti-Japanese American sentiments during World War II, it’s noteworthy that a small number of local citizens stepped forward on behalf of their neighbors.  In individual acts of support for Japanese Americans and -...

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