New & changing info from
local government agencies
hood river county current covid case counts are listed here
AND WILDFIRE SEASON UPDATES
get ready gorge!
Mosier Creek Fire - first hour, Aug 12, 2019
photo: Barb Ayers, Hood River County Emergency Management
LOCAL COVID TESTING 9/29-10/1 -
NO REQUIREMENTS TO BE TESTED:
9-24-20 HOOD RIVER COUNTY COVID CASE COUNT:
248 POSITIVE, 241 RELEASED FROM QUARANTINE,
0 DEATHS, 4827 NEGATIVE. WE'VE REMAINED IN THE
TOP 3 MOST TESTED COUNTIES IN THE STATE!
HOOD RIVER help
FOR OREGON FIRE EVACUEES
HOW MANY EVACUEES ARE HERE?
spanish version here
9-8-20 forest closures in effect now
due to extreme fire hazard:
odf INDUSTRIAL Restrictions on Private Lands
USFS and state parks TEMPORARILY CLOSE:
9-10-20: Get a flu shot.
yes, that season is coming, too.
september is national preparedness month -
if we can't reach you, we can't warn you!
WHAT'S IN YOUR car GO KIT - FOR Emergencies?
PRACTICE YOUR FAMILY EMERGENCY PLAN.
about psps, pacific power's power shut offs in SUMMER fire HAZARD weatheR
LOCAL FIRE UPDATES:
IS BAD FOR YOU.
9-17-20: flash flood watch in gorge and OR. burn scar areas
9-17-20 Riverside Fire - Clackamas,
estacada, sandy, Mt. hood area.
9-9-20 hood meadows fire
(heather canyon, Mt hood meadows) - per
us forest service: expected containment 9-10-20
9-9-20 mosier fires:
Rowena fire (near I-84, by railroads tracks) in mop up status.
State Rd Fire fire is contained and in Patrol Status.
eXTREME FIRE WEATHER forecasted lABOR DAY WEEKEND THROUGH TUES NIGHT 9/8
please HELP PREVENT WILDFIRES
white river fire - wasco county
9-8-20: White River Fire approx. 17,507 acres,
Sevenmile hill fire - wasco
8-24-20 wasco UPDATE: ODF has this fire 100% contained.
Responders from throughout the Gorge - and the State came here to help fight the Mosier Creek Fire Aug. 2020
8-24-20 update: odf is still performing mop up operations on
Mosier Creek Fire. it is 100% contained. odf is monitoring.