Members of the local ham radio club, the Radio Amateurs of the Gorge (RAGS), will be participating in the nation-wide Amateur Radio Field Day exercise on Saturday, June 22 at the Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum (WAAAM), off of Tucker Road. The event will begin at 9 a.m. and c…
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During the week of May 20, a group of 15 participants converged on the Snake River in Hells Canyon for a planning exercise in the event the Columbia River Basin tests positive for quagga or zebra mussels.
Over 20 singers and instrumentalists are coming together to perform an evening of familiar pop songs “remixed and re-imagined in new and exciting ways” as the Columbia Gorge Orchestra Association (CGOA) presents CGOA Jukebox Vol. 1 on June 14-15 at the Hood River Elks Lodge.
The first ever “Protect our Parks” invitational Disk Golf Tournament, also known as “Hood Chuck,” took place at Morrison Park on June 1. In a press release, organizer Devon Carroll said the event exceeded everyone’s expectations.
Traveling to Europe had not been high on my bucket list, because I generally prefer more obscure destinations versus popular tourist hangouts. However, a ridiculously cheap flight to Geneva popped up last summer, which fit easily into my free air mile allotment, so I began packing!
Former Henkle Middle School Principal Rick George will hold an author reading and signing for his debut novel, “Vengeance Burns Hot,” on Thursday, May 23 at 6 p.m. at the Hood River Library. The event is co-sponsored by Waucoma Bookstore, and copies of the novel will be available for purchase.
On Saturday, May 18, Klindt’s Booksellers, 315 E. Second St., The Dalles, will host Mike and Kristy Westby for a book signing featuring their newest regional title, “Columbia River Gorge: An Explorer’s Guide,” beginning at 4 p.m.
“The Foreigner,” Larry Shue’s laugh-out-loud tale of mistaken identity, overheard secrets, and sneaky ideas, is opening soon at The Bingen Theater. Presented by Big Britches Productions, the 10-performance run begins May 10.
Four one-acts that use comedy to look at serious matters of aging and how adult children relate to their parents take the stage starting Friday in Hood River.
The 2019 Blossom Fest Craft Show and Blossom Fest Quilt Show and Sale will be Saturday and Sunday, April 20-21, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Hood River County Fairgrounds, located at 3020 Wy’east Road, near the community of Odell.
Late April and all of May brings a new arc of five separate theater productions in the Gorge, similar to the local theater scene’s offering of six concurrent productions over a three-week period in late winter.
Jess Clemons at Rivertap April 13Live music coming up at Rivertap:Friday, April 12: Kit Garoutte, 7-10 p.m. (one man band, soothing low key sounds)Saturday, April 13: Jess Clemons, 7-10 p.m. (solo artist, singer/songwriter)Sunday, April 14: Sunday Night Jam featuring The Reddy Black Trio, 6:…
Gritty, sleek, dynamic — “Industrial Art” comes in many forms. Columbia Center for the Art’s March show highlights the vast and varied expressions of this medium.
1919 — 100 years agoUnder the direction of Superintendent McDougall, work on the Hood River-Mosier section of the Columbia highway is at last getting underway in earnest, having been delayed by the bad weather. About 25 men are working on the Hood River end, just east of the bridge, and a st…
Whether or not you’re a Jane Austen fan in general, and of “Sense and Sensibility” in particular, this is a play you won’t want to miss.
Oak Grove Park has historically been held together by the determination of its community — most recently by a group of residents who raised more than $4,000 to keep the park open after it was cut from the county’s budget.
Join the Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum for a special presentation in partnership with the Oregon Aviation Historical Society this Second Saturday, Jan. 12 at 10 a.m. and noon.
Smooth but crunchy snow, lack of wind, and bright sunshine filtered into a calming blue were conditions combining for an enjoyable opening for Cooper Spur Ski Area.
Enjoy a family-friendly event celebrating the longest night of the year at the Cascade Locks Library from 6-8 p.m. and the Hood River Library from 7-9 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 21
“Sisters” Emily Vawter, Jennifer Harty, and Rebecca Stryker of the musical comedy “Nunsense” struggle to contain Reverend Mother (Kathleen Morrow) in the song “Tackle That Temptation."
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- Two-time county leader Rodger Schock dies at age 75
- Columbia Gorge Pride Alliance holds Gorge Pride celebration
- Spaghetti feed to raise funds for double lung transplant
- Letters to the Editor for June 15
- Service Announcements, June 15 edition: Martha May, Rodger Schock, James Kari, Norm McCafferty and Irene Gray
- SHERIFF LOG, June 3 to 11
- Hood River students seize the day at Beach Wrestling
- Obituary: Carolyn Krieg
- Obituary: Victor Hamilton
- Crosswalk changes start Monday; Heights Urban Renewal board meets June 20
- Kim Brislawn: To Boston and Back
- POLICE LOG, June 9 to 15
- Quintana chosen by Elks
- Timberline Marathon and Halves see fast times and a young victor
- A Wildcat reunion
- Saturday fire burns quarter-acre
- Local farmers’ markets open for the season
- Amateur radio ‘Field Day’ June 22 shows science, skill and service