Darryl Lloyd tells Mt. Adams tales Sunday

Mt. Adams is like an old friend to professional photographer Darryl Lloyd, who will present “Time and Change on Mount Adams” Saturday, the next presentation in the Regional History Forum, at the Original Wasco County Courthouse in The Dalles.

Zumba event helps Lila May Schow on Saturday

Cancer victim, 4, loves to dance

Friends and family continue to work, and play, on behalf of Lila May Schow, a Hood River four-year-old who is fighting cancer.

Sports Briefs for Feb. 18

HRV baseball fundraiser Feb. 21; Gorge Roller Girls host Feb. 28 bouts

Kegler's Corner: Len Hickman is back

Last week we had some remarkable league action on the friendly boards at Hood River’s Orchard Lanes, and when the dust settled a truly eclectic mix of bowlers who shot the most over their averages ended up making our coveted Team of the Week. This particular lineup is particularly special because it’s comprised of three new faces who have never made it before

Kegler's Corner: Tim Furlong and Joyce Ebersole are leaders at the lanes

Tim Furlong and Joyce Ebersole took top honors over the last few weeks at Orchard Lanes, as you’ll read in this combined report from league action in the last week of January and the first week of February.

Entertainment Update for Feb. 14

Jim MacMillan at The Pines; Gorge Sinfonietta plays Feb. 20; more

Parkdale News: ‘Follow the yellow brick road’ to Parkdale Feb. 21

The Wizard of Oz will be performed at Parkdale Elementary School on Saturday, Feb. 21 at 3:30 p.m. and 5 p.m.

Cascade Observations: Books’ great beginnings

9,651 pages of pleasure

Signs and signals are everywhere that 2014 is behind me and the New Year has formally arrived. Bank statements recapping last year’s paltry interest earnings arrive in the mail box; I no longer write “2014” on dated material; and it’s time, once again, to recap the previous year’s reading history.

Entertainment Update for Feb. 11

Hop Trip, more at White Buffalo; Tillinghast plays House Concert; more

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‘Somebody yelled ‘Falling!’ and I looked up, and here they come ...’

A first-hand account of wild double rescue on Mount Hood

JAN. 31, 2015: Erik Broms was climbing down from the summit of Mount Hood Saturday morning when two climbers roped together came plummeting down the mountain, right at him.

Then & Now: Replay coming to HRVHS Feb. 9

Eastern Oregon University Musical Theatre program is onstage at the Hood River Valley High School Bowe Theatre Feb. 9 at 7 p.m. for a full program of popular music and dance from the past 50 years.

Entertainment Update for Feb. 7

‘Adventure’ screens Feb. 20; Music at Lyle Hotel Feb. 14; more

Entertainment Update for Feb. 4

Valentine Concerts at Skamania; Mark Womble plays Feb. 7; more

Father-Daughter dance returns Feb. 21

Young ladies and older ladies and their fathers, stepfathers, grandfathers and male mentors are invited to an evening designed to celebrate the importance of these special relationships. The Third Annual Columbia Gorge Young Life Father/Daughter dance will take place on Saturday Feb. 21, from 6-8 p.m. at the Hood River Elks Club at 3rd St. and Cascade Avenue.

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Strong return of spring chinook anticipated

Rules released last week account for projected run of more than 300,000 springers

Anticipating another strong return of spring chinook salmon, fishery managers from Washington and Oregon recently set the initial 2015 fishing season to run through April 10 on the lower Columbia River.