‘Polar Express’ starts rolling

Mt. Hood Railroad’s “The Polar Express,” inspired by the book of the same title by Chris Van Allsburg, starts 2016 service on Nov. 12.

Kegler's Corner: Stan Pratnicki stars in Fraternal League

Three stars emerged from last week’s league bowling battles at Hood River’s Orchard Lanes: Stan Pratnicki, Patrick Olson and Wally Jaksha.

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Chair Affair Nov. 11

The annual “Chair Affair” event for Westside Elementary will be Nov. 11 at Springhouse Cellars from 6-10 p.m.

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Entertainment Update for Nov. 12

‘Catch Me’ closes this weekend; United Way concert benefit Dec. 4 with Aaron Meyer; more

‘Rooted’ Story Slam: Gorge residents present storytelling on Nov.10

What can you learn about your community in three to five minutes? Find out on Nov. 10, when nonprofit organization Livable Hood River presents an evening of storytelling by a diverse array of area residents.

Double Mtn. hosts fundraiser Nov. 10 for Tilly Jane cabin

Blue Collar Agency has partnered with Double Mountain Brewery, Doug’s Sports, Shortt Supply, and the Oregon Nordic Club to host a fundraiser for the iconic Tilly Jane A-Frame. The event will take place at Double Mountain Brewery on Nov. 10 at 6:30 p.m.

Entertainment Update for Nov. 9

Country Dance returns Nov. 12; Gospel concert Nov. 12; more

‘The B.I.G. Swig’ taps in the Gorge on Nov. 12

The coalition Breweries in the Gorge (B.I.G.) is hosting its first ever multi-brewery event; “The B.I.G. Swig”, a one-day event inviting craft beer fans to get a sneak peek behind the scenes, with beer tastings and more.

Entertainment Update for Nov. 5

Karaoke at Thirteen-O-One; Blues, more at The Pines; more

‘Authors Among Us’ Nov. 9

The public is invited to “Authors Among Us,” a reading by area authors at the White Salmon Valley Community Library on Wednesday, Nov. 9 at 6:30 p.m. in the library’s Sprint/Baker Gallery.

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Bunny Weather

Warm autumn sunshine brings out the class pet in Penny Davis’ fourth-grade classroom for recess Wednesday at Westside Elementary.

The Porch, Nov. 5

WELL SAID: “Elections determine who is in power, but they do not determine how power is used.” — Paul Collier

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The Daily Bread: O Canada!

There has been a fair amount of press coverage about a mass exodus of Americans heading to Canada if Trump becomes president. I hope this isn’t the case. It’s not because I think people should stay and soldier on with their lives. You see, I have fallen in love with a slice of Canadian heaven, my new true north, and I want it all to myself.

Entertainment Update for Nov. 2

‘Art of Movement’ returns Nov. 5; more

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Meet the Family: 'Catch Me If You Can'

“Catch Me If You Can” continues its run at Hood River Valley High School’s Bowe Theater this weekend, with shows beginning at 7 p.m. on Nov. 4-5, and 2 p.m. Nov. 6.


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