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Sports Briefs for Sept. 10

Gorge Kids Tri Sept. 18; Youth soccer league looking for players; more

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Spartans

Ten people from the Gorge competed as Team Adrenaline once again this year at the annual Spartan Race (Portland Sprint) held at the Washougal Motocross Park last month.

Flag Point Lookout no longer available for winter rental due to safety concerns

Earlier this summer, the Barlow Ranger District removed Flag Point Lookout from its rental program due to employee safety concerns related to re-occurring instances of vandalism that made it increasingly difficult to keep the facility open during the winter.

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Daily Bread: The Columbia — from source to sea

Have you ever wondered where the Columbia River begins? I started pondering this over a decade ago. Since that time, the pondering grew into an exploration of a river and its people that has brought me to the brink of completing the most challenging endeavor of my life as a photographer.

Entertainment Update for Sept. 7

‘Daredevils’ at Everybody’s; ‘Rocky Horror Show’ opens at Bingen Theater Sept. 15; more

Entertainment Update for Sept. 3

Music at Maryhill Sept 3-5; SRV tribute at Skamania Lodge; more

Ways of the Wind: With summer coming to a close, a time of transition at CGWA

With August coming to a close and the kids heading back to school the summer, tourist season is wrapping up. This summer will be remembered as one of the best for wind conditions in recent history. From the end of June through July, and well into August, we had wind every single day.

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‘Rock, Paper, Scissors’ Friday

Sixth annual Rock Paper Scissors competition takes place Sept. 2 during First Friday events downtown.

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Idlewilde Cemetery ‘residents’ are not forgotten, thanks to Cemetery Tales

Annual program runs Sept. 9-11

The eighth annual “Cemetery Tales” living history program returns Sept. 9-11 with the theme, “Actions Create Change.”

Entertainment Update for Aug. 31

Moe Dixon at The Pines; Ben Bonham at Stave & Stone; Kirkpatrick visits Waucoma

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Peak 7 hosts Next Door

Peak 7 Adventures, a faith-based non-profit which provides outdoor adventures to marginalized young people, hosted The Next Door program participants for whitewater rafting on Saturday, Aug. 27 on the Deschutes River in Maupin.

Kegler's Corner: Leagues begin again

Hello everybody! As a notable Portland TV sportscaster used to say, “It’s nice seeing you again!”

Sports Briefs for Aug. 31

Frosh home game canceled Thursday; Tennis Gala happens Sept. 15-17; HRMGA concludes season on Sept. 18

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First Windermere golf tournament raises $6,000 for Stevenson Program

Windermere Glenn Taylor Real Estate hosted its first golf tournament at Skamania Golf Course in Stevenson, Wash., last month.

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Who says there’s no more summer fun?

School starts Aug. 30, and there’s bound to be some enjoyment in that, but for a few remaining tips to get the most out of your summer, here are some things going on in the next week, starting with morning, afternoon and evening events on Aug. 27: