Summer fun continues with kid-friendly events

This is going to be tough news to hear, kids, and I’m sorry, but break it I must: The first day of school for Hood River County School District sites, Horizon Christian and Mid-Columbia Adventist School is Tuesday, Sept. 4.

July 27, 2018 2:57 p.m. read more..

Entertainment Update, July 25 edition

Pianist and native Oregonian Hunter Noack is performing on a nine-foot Steinway grand piano at 22 landscapes across Oregon and Southern Washington as part of the outdoor concert series “In A Landscape: Classical Music in the Wild.” Noack transports the piano on a trailer that acts as a stage.

July 25, 2018 midnight read more..

Theater Notes: Big Britches Productions forms in Bingen

Bruce Ludwig and Julie Hatfield, fresh from Columbia Gorge Orchestra Association’s musical “Chicago,” in June, have struck out on their own to form a new theatrical production company called Big Britches Productions. Ludwig directed “Chicago,” and Hatfield was its producer and primary publicist. “Audience members kept asking what we were going to do next, and we realized we wanted to take a chance and attempt something ambitious,” said Ludwig. Hatfield added, “We knew full well that we may be too big for our britches, but we couldn’t pass up the opportunity.”

July 25, 2018 midnight read more..

Top-15 finishes lead HRVST at 10U state meet

The Hood River Valley Swim Team was represented by swimmers William Frost (boys 8 and under competition) and Delaney Hackett (girls 10 and under competition) at the 10 and Under Oregon State Swimming Championships in Albany this past weekend.

July 18, 2018 midnight read more..

Velosolutions begins construction of asphalt pump track

Hood River Area Trail Stewards (HRATS) and Hood River Parks and Recreation organizations are partnering with Velosolutions, an organization focused on pump tracks and trail building, to bring the best site-specific asphalt pump track to the Hood River County community.

July 18, 2018 midnight read more..


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