Skiers Could Soon Fly Between Ski Resorts On Mt. Hood

Posted by Jim Ferretti on November 19, 2015
Aerial Tram

Portland, Ore — Could an “Aerial Tram” soon whisk skiers and snowboarders, between Skibowl and Timberline, high above the Mt. Hood National Forest?  Hans Wipper with Skibowl says yes.

“It would go from Skibowl East, into the property of Collins Lake Resort in Government Camp, and then continue on up to Timberline Lodge.  It would really tie the mountain community together …

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Federal Grant Saves Portland Fire & Rescue Jobs

Posted by Brett Reckamp on December 12, 2013
Good news for firefighters

Portland Fire and Rescue announced Thursday that they had landed an over $4.5 Million dollar grant from FEMA.  It means 26 firefighters who had already received their pink slips will get to keep their jobs for at least the next 2 years.  2 neighborhood fire stations will also not have to close.  Below is the press conference issued by PF&R.

Today, …

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