Urban vs. rural: Judge and Juror

What’s in YOUR Bag?

I want to open with the disclaimer that this is going to be a good one. I haven’t even written it yet, but I’ve just got this feeling. So, promise me you’ll keep reading until you just can’t stand it anymore. Okay?

Entertainment Update for Oct. 28

Rob Guidera at White Buffalo; Show Boat Night helps History Museum Nov. 6; more

Kegler's Corner: Jeff Brittle Scores!

Scores really heated up in last week’s league action on the friendly boards at Hood River’s Orchard Lanes.

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Columbia Gorge Marathon

RUNNERS in the Columbia Gorge Marathon take off from the starting line Sunday near the Port of Hood River.

Entertainment update for Oct. 24

Classical guitarist Peter Fletcher returns Nov. 3; Free screening of ‘Calling Home the Dead’ for Day of the Dead; Halloween party at Elks

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‘A Boy’s Dream’ Fulfilled: 4,000 miles solo: HR sailor finishes Pacific journey from Japan

ASTORIA (AP) — The hull of Tracy Hollister’s boat, the Ingrid Princess, appeared around the breakwater at the West End Mooring Basin just before 2 p.m. Friday. A friend and fellow sailor, Brian Thom, waited on a paddleboard to greet him, while Hollister’s wife, Michelle, whooped and waved her hands on the docks, eager to see her husband for the first time in nearly three months.

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The Daily Bread: Of angels and bread pudding

On Sept. 3, 2010, my mother, Ethel Pochocki, suffered a stroke and passed away three months later. Since then, I have tried to honor that day annually by doing something special.

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We have one busy weekend coming up

With events ranging from quilts to ski gear, this is one of those hyper-busy weekends in Hood River County — and it’s not even Halloween yet.

Entertainment Update for Oct. 21

Ryan Kolberg at The Pines; more

KEGLER’S CORNER: Jeremy Bloom rolls a big 290 game

League action produced another fresh-faced newcomer plus four regulars on the team of the week at Hood River’s Orchard Lanes.

Sports Briefs for Oct. 21

Gorge Roller Girls are back; Columbia Gorge Marathon returns Oct. 25

Entertainment Update for Oct. 17

Cripple Hop plays Oct. 24; Ted Horwitz at CG Hotel

Sports Briefs for Oct. 17

Horizon volleyball looks for a win in final games; Jacy Johnston hitting her marks in gymnastics competitions; Full Moon Run Oct. 27; Gorge Gear Swap Oct. 24

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New Mirror Lake Trailhead and parking area to be developed

The Federal Highway Administration is looking into potential sites for a new parking lot and trailhead to Mirror Lake on the Mt. Hood National Forest.

Entertainment Update for Oct. 14

Chic Preston at The Pines; ‘Mostly Grimm: Stories from the Darker Side’ at Maryhill Museum; more