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Nixon’s Legacy: Celebrating the Deleted Expletive

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I may not be the deepest of thinkers — in fact, some have said my well is not just shallow but was dug with a spade — but I like to think that I can recognize and appreciate the philosophical bent in others, even in the most unlikely of circumstances.

Eagle Excellence: Congratulate HRV baseball, and consider formula for future success

The community’s baseball excitement having died down only slightly, let us add our heartfelt congratulations to the Hood River Valley High School baseball team for its impressive championship in 5A.

Beat the Heat: Hydrate, and look out for each other

Beat the heat — don’t let it beat you, or your children or pets.

Letters to the Editor for June 10

Crossroads decision; No scam; Why oppose innovation?; Marijuana restrictions

Letters to the Editor for June 6

Good story, except …; No parking; ‘Great town’

Audition: an intimidating word for what is an enjoyable community experience

Editor's Notebook

My first foray into community theater happened nearly nine years ago when I was asked to be in a production of “Our Town” in which community members were cast in the roles matching their real-life jobs.

Letters to the Editor for June 3

Positive leadership; No Arctic drilling; more

Congratulations, graduates: the education continues

Congratulations, Class of 2015, as you prepare to step forth and accept your diplomas.

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Planks for the memories: ‘Park Your Age’ folly fills its last space

Editor's Notebook

It’s been 57 years since the creation of Velcro and I know of a 57-year-old man who defines sticking to it.

Letters to the Editor for May 30

Committed to serve; Job well done

Editor's Notebook: Travel writers are forever passing the basalt in flavoring this place

News that Sunset magazine gave Hood River its “Best Adventure Town” award was welcome indeed, and deserved, given our “startling breadth of experiences.”

Young Voices: Exploring the nation through women’s wrestling

Over spring break, I went on a trip to visit colleges that offered women’s wrestling. While I was touring around Missouri and Kentucky, I learned about a tournament called Body Bar National Women’s Wrestling Tournament that is in Dallas, Texas.

Letters to the Editor for May 27

Thank you, friends, agencies; Whose water right?; more

HRV athletes: Track and baseball shine

Blood Drive Donors help prevent seasonal shortage

Congratulations and good luck wishes go to the Hood River Valley High School track and field and baseball teams, and to Horizon Christian School athletes.

Young Voices: Let’s lead the way in ending plastic bag use

I am writing this letter to request your assistance in creating a plastic bag ban or fee in Hood River. I believe it would positively affect our city in a variety of ways.