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'Fiddler' closes this weekend

Hood River Valley High School Performing Arts Department’s fall musical, “Fiddler on the Roof,” continues its run this weekend, with shows Nov. 10-11 at 7 p.m

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Walking for a diabetes cure: Eleven-year-old reaches Gorge in record-setting walk across the U.S.

Noah Barnes, 11, has burned through more shoes than other kids his age this year — he’s on his 11th pair — but then, none of his peers are about to become the youngest person on record to walk across America.

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Veterans Day events on Saturday

Four events on Nov. 11 help honor veterans who have served the United States:

‘Share the Warmth’: Windermere renews annual coats and blankets collection

Real estate brokers throughout Oregon and southwest Washington are gearing up for Windermere Real Estate’s annual Share the Warmth campaign, Nov. 6 through Dec. 15.

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The Porch, Nov. 11 edition

WELL SAID: “Gentlemen, I don’t know what came over me. Forgive me. Forget all I said. I don’t remember exactly what it was, but you may be sure there wasn’t a word of truth in it.” — Pozzo, in “Waiting for Godot” by Samuel Beckett. Below, Gregory Gilbertson, who plays Pozzo, studies his script during a recent rehearsal at Wy’east Performing Arts Center — see Happenings, page A9.

Wrecks clog snowy Mt. Hood passes Wednesday

ODOT: Winter’s here

A tangle of vehicle crashes Wednesday night on Mount Hood signaled the onset of volatile winter road conditions.

‘Sense of Place’ provides forum on immigrant stories

Hard work and dreams define the Latino experience

Who among us can “read the tree”?

Christmas Project: Where and when to sign up, and how to help

Registration for the 2017 Hood River County Christmas Project started Nov. 9 and continues for families in need through Dec. 9.

Church News for Nov. 10

Church News for Nov. 10

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HRV boys water polo dominate North Eugene 27-9 in opening round of playoffs

In the first round of the state playoffs, HRV boys water polo knocked off North Eugene 27-9 to advance to the semifinals on Friday.

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HRV boys soccer end of the season wrap up and awards

Despite the early exit from OSAA 5A state playoffs, the 2017 HRV boys soccer program had a season they should all be proud of.

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Local triathlete runs Ironman event at 52 years old after months of training

From November of 2016 to the summer of 2017, local triathlete Jeff Irwin was intensely preparing for the Ironman event in Whistler, Canada.

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Shelter warms up for Nov. 19 opening

A place of warmth and rest has a new home this winter.

The early paper: notice to readers

Hood River News will print early, in observance of the Veterans Day holiday on Nov. 11.

Service Announcements for Nov. 11: Janet Manser and Jerry Miller

Janet Manser and Jerry Miller

Crash closes Highway 35 Tuesday evening

A four-vehicle crash closed Highway 35 just south of Hood River for several hours Tuesday evening.

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YESTERYEARS: Highway 35 reopens after mudslide in 1997

Highway 35 reopened to vehicles Saturday night after being closed for two days when mud, rocks and trees slid onto its surface near Polallie Creek.

Cascade Observations: Hitting the trail

We hit the trail recently — not in search of land to homestead, but rather to learn about those who came before us, looking for land and fortune, and who oftentimes found bad luck instead. We packed up our Prius with some provisions, all-weather clothing, and a tandem bicycle, and headed south and east to learn about Northwest history.

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Pick of the Week: ‘Fiddler’ to close this weekend

It’s been sell-out crowds for Hood River Valley High School Performing Arts Department’s fall musical, “Fiddler on the Roof,” but there’s still one more weekend to catch the show.

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‘Roots School and Makery’ opens

There’s a new school in town: Roots School and Makery.


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