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Boys lax misses state tourney, but is Cascade Cup’s top seed

Eagles get win over Wilson, faced La Salle in first round of Cascade Cup Friday evening

Having lost six of their last seven games — four of which were Columbia League contests — the HRV boys lacrosse team desperately needed a win during the league and regular season finale Monday at Wilson.

Sports Briefs for May 20

Ian Walker finishes middle of the pack at state golf, Early discount on Event Site passes ends May 24, Softball team crushes Silverton, Baseball team edges 6A Jesuit

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HRVST Osprey see lots of success in opening summer meets

The Hood River Valley Swim Team Osprey have started off their summer season with a bang.

Home with Heroes 5K Run & Gun May 27

Home with Heroes, a nonprofit organization committed to bringing veterans and active duty military together and into the outdoors to honor and thank them for their service, will have their annual endurance race fundraiser, the 5K Run & Gun, May 27.

HR Select lax teams make championship round in SALI tourney

It was a busy weekend in Sisters for many Hood River lacrosse families. The 5/6 and 7/8 grade Hood River Valley Eagles Select teams each made their way to the finals in their brackets at the Sisters Annual Lacrosse Invitational (SALI) tournament. Both teams ended up playing against a Riptide Select team from Portland in their age divisions.

Service Announcements for May 20: Gary Thelen, Thomas Ford, Deborah Wise and Murray Kiggins

Gary Thelen, Thomas Ford, Deborah Wise and Murray Kiggins

Marriage permits, April 2017

Marriage permits, April 2017

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Unofficial elections results: NORCOR bond rejected, close races

Early returns from the May 16 Special District Election show tightly contested races and a narrowly rejected operations levy at Northern Oregon Regional Corrections Facility.

Letters to the Editor for May 17

In Tree City; Travesty of justice; more

The story so far: on schedule in ‘12 novels in 12 months’

"How much easier it is to move many than to move the few.”

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Bingen Council talks WS consolidation

On the menu for White Salmon and Bingen city councils at the end of this month is a discussion on whether to merge the two cities, but not everyone sitting at the discussion table will be putting in an order for the consolidation of the municipalities.

Longview terminal report released

Regulators in Washington have released a final environmental impact statement detailing the impact of a proposed coal terminal in Longview, Wash.

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Rockfall work underway

The Oregon Department of Transportation is hard at work to remove the recent rockslide that occurred just east of the Rowena Crest Overlook between Mosier and Rowena.

The Great American Songbook May 19, 21

For anyone familiar with the history of American popular music, the era from 1930-1950 is regarded as an especially fertile and important period.

Dan Reed solo show May 20

Dan Reed (frontman for Dan Reed Network) got to see the world opening for such bands as RUN DMC, UB40, David Bowie and Bon Jovi, eventually becoming the supporting act for the Rolling Stones’ 1991 European tour.

Entertainment Update for May 17

A celebration of music, history of Flamenco May 20; Take Two Trio plays May 20; more

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Lyme Disease advisory: Check your dog, check yourself

It has been 42 years since a few doctors from Yale visited Lyme, Conn., to examine 60 children who were suffering oddly with joint pain, only to coin a name for an apparently new illness called “Lyme arthritis” (although the bacterium has been around for at least a thousand years).

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Speaking ‘Gorge’

Jesse Brownlee, right, of Half Wild in Home Valley, Wash., brainstorms at “We Speak the Gorge” hospitality training Monday at the Cascade Locks Port pavilion with Barrett LaMont, left, of Cascade Locks Museum, Brenda Wood of Locks Dogs and Treats, and City Administrator Gordon Zimmerman.

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Next Door names volunteer of the year

Dr. Margaret Koenig has been named The Next Door’s 2016-2017 Volunteer of the Year. She was presented with her award at a recent board of directors meeting at The Next Door’s Hood River office.