Entertainment Update for Sept. 17

Music Festival of the Gorge returns to HR Sept. 17; Hops Fest returns Sept. 24; more

Harvest Moon Walk Sept. 16 on Riverfront Trail

Take time to appreciate the Harvest moon on Monday, Sept. 16 when the Discovery Center offers a free interpretive walk down the scenic Riverfront Trail.

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‘Emerging Artists’ now at CCA

Columbia Center for the Arts is showcasing “Emerging Artists” in this month’s gallery show. An emerging artist is someone in the early stages of their career, who hasn’t yet established a solid reputation as an artist. Work can be raw and rough, or refined and sophisticated.

Entertainment Update for Sept. 14

Minstrels ‘St. Cinder’ at The Remains Gallery; Music Festival of the Gorge returns to HR Sept. 17; more

KEGLER’S CORNER: League bowling action starts up at Orchard Lanes

The 2016-17 league bowling season started last week at Hood River’s Orchard Lanes. Most bowlers had to fight off considerable rust after being away from league action since last season ended four months ago and there was a fresh twist awaiting them: Brand-new, state-of-the art synthetic lanes.

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Local outrigger canoe club finds success at prestigious Hawaii race

The Hood River Outrigger Canoe Club had the opportunity to send 13 members to Hawaii to join more than 2,500 other paddlers from around the world for the Queen Lili’uokalani Long Distance Canoe Races.

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HRVHS starts rehearsals for ‘Catch Me If You Can’

Hood River Valley High School students and teachers have started rehearsals for this fall’s musical, the Tony Award winning “Catch Me If You Can."

Entertainment Update for Sept.10

Music Festival of the Gorge returns to HR Sept. 17; Walking Man hosts 14th annual ‘Hoptoberfest’ Sept. 10; more

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The Porch for Sept. 10

WELL SAID: “One benefit of summer was that each day we had more light to read by.” — Jeannette Walls

Sports Briefs for Sept. 10

Gorge Kids Tri Sept. 18; Youth soccer league looking for players; more

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Ten people from the Gorge competed as Team Adrenaline once again this year at the annual Spartan Race (Portland Sprint) held at the Washougal Motocross Park last month.

Flag Point Lookout no longer available for winter rental due to safety concerns

Earlier this summer, the Barlow Ranger District removed Flag Point Lookout from its rental program due to employee safety concerns related to re-occurring instances of vandalism that made it increasingly difficult to keep the facility open during the winter.

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Daily Bread: The Columbia — from source to sea

Have you ever wondered where the Columbia River begins? I started pondering this over a decade ago. Since that time, the pondering grew into an exploration of a river and its people that has brought me to the brink of completing the most challenging endeavor of my life as a photographer.

Entertainment Update for Sept. 7

‘Daredevils’ at Everybody’s; ‘Rocky Horror Show’ opens at Bingen Theater Sept. 15; more

Entertainment Update for Sept. 3

Music at Maryhill Sept 3-5; SRV tribute at Skamania Lodge; more


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