Sports Briefs for Jan. 18

HRV boys basketball team pummels Columbia; Nordic team hosts Vintage Ski Movie Night fundraiser Jan. 20

Sports briefs for Jan. 14

Rotary Ski Night Jan. 16, Update to Paulina Finn quadruple-double story

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Freeze Frames

Looking for winter work, these three May Street students used a snow day off from school on Wednesday to drum up some snow shoveling business. From left are Grant Hardy, 11, Massimo Blanco, 11, and Sawyer Clement, 10.

Entertainment Update for Jan. 14

Tillinghast at TL Country Inn; Daredevils play ‘80s Ski Party; more

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The Ale List: Brew Fest this weekend, Journal toasts Logsdon Ales

Breweries in the Gorge (B.I.G.) holds the first “Holiday Hangover Brew Fest” Jan. 14 at the Elks Lodge in downtown Hood River — got to say this: weather permitting.

Maryhill Museum re-opens for the season March 15

Maryhill Museum of Art will re-open for the season on March 15 with a special exhibition featuring recent additions to the museum’s collection.

Author, climber Leif Whittaker gives ‘My Old

Waucoma Bookstore, Columbia Center for the Arts and Double Mountain Brewery are hosting author Leif Whittaker for a book talk Jan. 17 at 7 p.m. at Columbia Center for the Arts, 215 Cascade Ave.

‘Connecting Past to Future’: Tribal liaison Paul Lumley speaks about issues, crises facing tribes along the river

Speaker Paul Lumley will share the history of tribal fishing rights, salmon restoration initiatives, the economic impact of tribal commercial fisheries, and recent actions taken to address the tribal housing crisis along the river on Wednesday, Jan. 18 at the Columbia Center for the Arts. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the lecture begins at 7 p.m.

Cascade Observations: A year of books

I’m literally closing the books on 2016 as the new year begins — reviewing my diary and my reading from the last year and counting the number of books read (42, for a total of 11,518 pages).

Entertainment update for Jan. 11

Vox plays house concert; Country Dance Jan. 14; more

Art of Community calls for artists for Third and State site

The next Art of Community call for artists is on.

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Sastrugi on the slopes

A snowboarder cuts around wind-affected sastrugi snow Friday afternoon underneath the Cascade Express lift at Mt. Hood Meadows Ski Resort.

Kegler's Corner: Brandon Kawachi rolls a 300 game

It might have been a cold, wintery whiteout in Hood River last week, but bowling was white-hot inside cozy Orchard Lanes.

Team registration now open for Gorge Wind Challenge

Team registration is now open for the fourth annual Wind Challenge, blowing into the Gorge on March 11 at the Fort Dalles Readiness Center in The Dalles.

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Hook-ey rink

Continued sub-freezing temperatures turned the Hook at the Hood River Waterfront into a makeshift hockey rink.


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