With an official trip last Tuesday of Forest Service officials and commissioners from Multnomah and Hood River counties over the new Cooper’s Spur Road, the completion of this important mountain road is now conceded.
October has been a chaotic month filled with euphoric highs, deep lows and an abundance of typical day to day experiences, including work and family responsibilities.
Columbia Gorge Peace Village is hosting a community screening of the film “Room to Breathe” at CAST Theater, 215 Cascade Ave., on Saturday, Oct. 29 at 6 p.m.
The Friends of the White Salmon Community Library invites the public to a community discussion of the KOOBDOOGA: Community Reads featured book, “The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.”
Salon series returns Oct. 20 at Stave and Stone, Icons!2 art show Friday at The Remains, more
Tom Garnier presents a program on Mayerdale Place on Friday, Oct. 21 at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center, 5000 Discovery Drive, The Dalles. Dinner begins at 6 p.m., followed by the program at 7 p.m.
Along the Calle Corrientes with Rotary student Graciela
I arrived at the Buenos Aires airport on June 25 to begin my two-month Rotary exchange in Argentina.
Come to the Hood River Library on Sunday, Oct. 30 for an evening of snacks, candy, games and some spooky (and probably silly) movies and stories. Teens and tweens will have the library to themselves for the night.
Cowboy music and poetry concert Oct. 23 in Bingen; Harvest Party at Logsdon; more
Samaritan’s Purse invites the community to its annual Operation Christmas Child (OCC) fall training seminar on Oct. 22 from 10 a.m. until noon at Faith Lutheran Church, 2810 W. 10th, The Dalles.
Mt. Hood Meadows and the Hood River County School District have partnered to provide every fifth grader in the district a day of physical education on the mountain.
Everyone is invited to the Healing The Earth Unity Round Dance in The Dalles hosted by Columbia River Indian Center.
Tucker Road Baptist Church invites you, your family, and friends to an evening of classical, Christian, Spanish, and Latin music performed by Ernesto Quilban
Gorge Fruit and Craft Fair, presented by Griffith Motors, arrives Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 15-16, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Hood River County Fairgrounds, 3020 Wy’east Road, near the community of Odell. Admission and parking are free.
Recently, I had to write an obituary for one of my closest friends, Bette Johnson. I followed the guide from the funeral home and from this newspaper, dutifully including the facts — date and place of her birth, age at her passing (93), names of her parents and those relatives that survive her
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