Wednesday Mar 5
Heavy rain boosts Mt. Hood avalanche danger
GOVERNMENT CAMP, Ore. The National Weather Service has issued an Avalanche Warning for Mt.
ODOT brings out snowblower to clear snow and ice from Historic Columbia River Highway
A Kodiak snowblower making short work of accumulated snow on the Historic Columbia River Highway Monday near Multnomah Falls.
Oregon's apres-ski action should heat up, now that winter has chilled down
The Blue Ox Bar and its upstairs neighbor at Timberline Lodge haven't captured the reader support like Ratskeller and Charlies down in Government Camp.
Oregon's snowpack makes dramatic February comeback; 12 feet at Mt. Hood Meadows in 3 weeks
Thanks to a series of powerful February storms, Oregon's snowpack has made a dramatic rebound, jumping from 39 percent to 61 percent of average statewide in a little under eight weeks.
Snowpack growing fast on Mount Hood
GOVERNMENT CAMP, Ore. The snowpack on Mount Hood is surging up to closer to normal thanks to February snows that just keep coming.
Crow's Feet Commons hot new place to hang out in downtown Bend
Crow's Feet Commons has adopted the after-ski mantle in Bend, preparing as it is for Apres Ski Bash No.
Mt. Hood Meadows offers 'Rest of Season Pass'
GOVERNMENT CAMP, Ore. Mt Hood Meadows ski resort is offering a discounted "Rest of Season Pass" after a recent Feb. snow dump that yielded 91 inches of snow and counting.
Positive response to snow emergency
Last week brought such a reminder, as winter weather snarled Western Oregon. We often think of government as city councils and legislatures passing laws or bureaucrats issuing rules and collecting taxes.
Winter storm brings relief to Government Camp businesses
You might think three days of heavy snow would help the businesses near the base of Mount Hood's southern flank.