Wy’east Middle School: Second Quarter Honor Roll, 2015-2016

Second quarter honor roll.

Swafford named to fall honor roll

Steven Swafford of Hood River was named to the fall honor roll at Linn-Benton Community College in Albany.

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‘Student Voices’ at HRMS take in art, music, history

Art, drama and history blend this week in a unique opening of three student-driven projects at Hood River Middle School.

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New billboard highlights Health Media Club mission

Hood River County Prevention, in cooperation with Hood River Valley High School’s Health Media Club, has a new bilingual billboard on 12th Street, promoting the message, “Brains Develop Better Without Drugs/Alcohol.”

Robotics teams take top awards

Three Hood River Valley High School robotics teams excelled at the First Technology Challenge (FTC) Superqualifer meet Feb. 13-14.

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‘Crop Talks’ are back

Rockford Grange is starting up the annual Crop Talks, an informal discussion group about the joys, frustration and benefits of growing food, on Feb. 22.

Gorge Owned ‘Sense of Place’ lecture series returns March 2

Gorge Owned’s next Sense of Place Lecture Series will be “The Trust for Public Land in the Columbia Gorge: The Untold Conservation Story,” with Bowen Blair on Wednesday, March 2 at the Columbia Center for the Arts.

CGCC okays roof replacement, core themes

The roof over the lecture hall in the main building of the Columbia Gorge Community College campus will be replaced and insulated.

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Hood River School Board okays bond request

The Hood River County School District Board made a deep Primary Election ballot all the deeper.

Parenting program starts in Cascade Locks

Enrich your child’s life and your own by attending the “Incredible Years” parenting program on Mondays, starting March 7, in English. The series will be held at the Cascade Locks School.

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School District readies capital facilities bond

Board meets tonight to decide on 20-year, $57 million proposal

School improvements take center stage in tonight’s Hood River County School District Board of Directors meeting.

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‘Speakin’ Eagles’ attend Linfield tournament

Last weekend, the Hood River Valley Speech and Debate Team attended the 81st Linfield Singletary tournament at Linfield college in McMinnville. The college began hosting the tournament back in 1933 and it is one of the oldest in the country.

‘Pass The Pig’: HRVHS plans FFA Week events

National FFA week is Feb. 21-27 this year and the Hood River Valley FFA Chapter has several activities planned at the local level. The first activity in the community is the “Pass The Pig” fundraiser, which will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 23 beginning at 9 a.m.

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Immanuel Lutheran youth donate bikes to May St., Westside

Pastor Jeff Mueller hopes to start trend

May Street Elementary isn’t usually crowded in the afternoons after school, but on Wednesday, Jan. 27, the entryway was packed.

HRCSD seeks capital bond

School Board considers May Street replacement

Hood River County School District is pursuing a capital bond, which they hope to present to voters on the May election ballot.