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Migrant Summer School

Pre-K students create art during Migrant Summer School at Mid Valley Elementary in Odell, a program now in its 30th year and serving close to 250 students.

Groups host July 26 forum on Westside Plan

The local advocacy groups will host an event on July 26, “What’s Up With Westside? A Forum on Hood River’s Future,” at the Columbia Center for the Arts, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

iPad Video camp registration due soon

Ten students will have an opportunity to participate in an iPad video storytelling camp, scheduled Aug. 17-Sept. 1 at Columbia Gorge Community College, The Dalles campus, with videographer Sean O’Connor.

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Master Gardeners hosts International Master Gardener Conference

Central Gorge Master Gardeners hosted two tour busses July 12 at OSU Extension.

Summer presentations continue at Moody/Rorick House, The Dalles

The second summer presentation at the Moody/Rorick House, located at 300 W. 13th St., The Dalles, will be “The Omeg Century Farm: Homesteaded in 1905,” on Saturday, July 22 beginning at 11 a.m. Mel Omeg will present.

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HAHRC Beats: Weight control: Stop eating on auto-pilot

Do you often eat on-the-go? Do you suffer from too much body weight? If so, you are not alone. We live in a fast-paced world, full of distraction.

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‘Bridal Gowns of the Past’ puts Hood River brides on display

Every object at the History Museum of Hood River County has many stories to tell.

Coffee Creek Book Drive starts at HR courthouse

The Oregon Women Lawyers Coffee Creek Book Drive will take place July 17-30. Collection boxes will be near the clerks’ offices the third floors of the Hood River and Wasco county courthouses.

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‘El mundo de música’

Radio Tierra honors Juan Antonio Martinez

“Muy buenas noches y feliz víspera de la Independencia! Good evening and Happy Independence Eve!”

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Wy’east Transformation: Major work happens at Odell middle school

The east parking lot of Wy’east Middle School serves as an important public space, and not just for school activities.

Kieran Connolly named Mosier School director

Mosier Community School, a K-8 public charter school in Mosier, has hired a new executive director.

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HEALTH Media holds ‘Sticker Shock’

The Hood River Valley High School HEALTH Media club and incoming freshman from the Wy’east Middle School HEALTH Media Club held their Fourth of July Sticker Shock Campaign on June 28. Their mission: To keep the community safe during the Fourth of July.

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School board sends off Russo, gets health clinic report

School Board said goodbye to a board member and checked the pulse on a school-based health clinic Wednesday.

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Students from Hood River selected for China trip

Two Hood River Valley High School students will attend the Chinese Bridge Summer Camp.

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Racer visits

Allie Ferrick, Class of 2013 at Hood River Valley High School, and Mazda Miata circuit racer, talks to Westside students during the school field day on June 15.