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Parkdale Snow fun

Students at Parkdale Elementary took advantage of the snowpack around campus to do a little cross country skiing Feb. 28 and March 1.

Entertainment Update for March 25

CGOA’s Jazz Collective April 7, Garoutte, Mayer play, more

Cultural Fest April 13

Through a partnership for literacy and social justice in the region, The Dalles will be hosting its American Indian Cultural Festival in April.

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On stage at Wy’east

Kat Blackmar, left, and Barb Berry, right, prepare their calendar poses in the comedy ‘Calendar Girls’ continuing its run at Wy'east Middle School Performing Arts Center in Odell. Also shown, from left, are Kathleen Morrow, Blaire Carroll, Kathy Williams, and Maren Euwer.

‘The Secrets of Master Brewers’ book and beer discussion Thursday

Waucoma Bookstore and Columbia Center for the Arts are hosting author Jeff Alworth for a book and beer discussion on Thursday, March 23.

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‘Reads’ kicks off

Community gathered Saturday, March 18 for the kickoff celebration of Hood River County Reads.

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Seed Share

The basement of the Rockford Grange was packed Saturday, March 18 as community members came together to learn how to save seeds and go through the grange’s extensive seed collection.

Entertainment Update for March 22

Fools Fest at Walking Man; Pink Floyd tribute March 25; more

Author, climber Leif Whittaker presents talk on ‘My Old Man and the Mountain’

Waucoma Bookstore, Columbia Center for the Arts and Double Mountain Brewery are hosting author Leif Whittaker for a book talk March 25 at 7 p.m. at Columbia Center for the Arts, 215 Cascade Ave.

Kegler's Corner: Got Sand wins Mixed

Congratulations to the Got Sand team, who won the popular Tuesday Nite Mixed (TNM) league at Orchard Lanes last week. To win, the newly crowned champs won a four-team total pin roll-off against You Can’t See Me, Oh She Hit, and Take Ten.

Entertainment update for March 18

Comedy at Lyle hotel; ‘Shrek, The Musical’ in The Dalles; more

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Kathy Williams, left, and Maren Euwer are among the performers in the comedy opening March 17 at 7:30 p.m. at the Wy'east Middle School Performing Arts Center in Odell.

Kegler's Corner: Pat Olson rolls 300

In last week’s Tuesday Nite Mixed league (TNM) at Hood River’s Orchard Lanes, proprietor Patrick Olson rolled his 19th perfect 300 game!

Sports Briefs for March 18

Mt. Hood Meadows looking for memories for 50th anniversary; CSAT finishes off league races

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Local doctor, Crag Rat Christopher Van Tilburg lead author on avalanche paper

Christopher Van Tilburg, MD, a physician at Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital in Occupational and Travel Medicine, Emergency Department, and Mt. Clinic at Mount Hood Meadows, was first author of a two-year project, Wilderness Medical Society (WMS) Practice Guidelines for Prevention and Management of Avalanche and Nonavalanche Snow Burial Accidents, which was published in the March issue of Wilderness and Environmental Medicine, the official journal of the WMS.


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