How to join in the Hood River July 4 parade

JeanHarmon named grand marshal

Harmon named

Entertainment Update for June 15

Henry Schifter at The Pines; Tillinghast at Double Mt.; more

‘Much Ado’ kicks off dinner theater series

Summer has arrived and Plays for Non-Profits is opening this season with outdoor dinner theater presenting William Shakespeare’s comedic play, “Much Ado About Nothing.”

Sports Briefs for June 15

Trail work party June 18; Gorge Roller Girl youth camp June 27-July 1

Mt. Hood Meadows Ski Resort adds adventure, geocache races to expand its summer operations

Since obtaining its summer operations permit three years ago, Mt. Hood Meadows has continued to expand its list of summer activities and this year is no exception.

Nancy Ruth Skakel kicks off Hutson Museum summer schedule

The Hutson Museum, located at 4967 Baseline Drive in Parkdale, has planned a summer of cultural, visual and literary art exhibits in cooperation with local art groups and the Columbia Center for the Arts.

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Train derailments and 100-degree heat can’t stop 3rd Annual Hood 2 River Relay race

The Hood 2 River Relay was a great success despite the heat and a literal train wreck. Participants enjoyed a great day in the Gorge skiing, running, biking and kayaking their way from Mt. Hood to Hood River.

‘Archery Tag’ highlights anniversary party

Waterfront park activities June 11

Gorge Networks 20th Anniversary Party and Archery Tag Tournament is on Saturday, June 11 at Hood River Waterfront Park.

Entertainment Update for June 11

Highway lecture June 18 at Maryhill Museum of Art, Cripple Hop at Double Mt., more

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The Daily Bread: The Electrifying Cocktail of Unconditional Love

It took a recent 3,000 mile road trip to confirm what I have quietly and reverently embraced for 20 years. There is no deeper feeling than the unconditional love between father and daughter.

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Summer Fun: Summer events calendar, June to September

School’s soon out for summer, but this year one sample of summer fun is all about school: “Encyclopedia to Wikipedia” exhibit at History Museum of Hood River County, open daily.

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WAAAM celebrates highway’s 100th

Author Peg Willis speaks Saturday at air-auto museum

If you missed Tuesday’s centennial rededication of the Columbia River Highway, and the parade of antique cars from Crown Point to Multnomah Falls, Hood River News will have photos in the Weekend Edition, and on June 11 Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum celebrates the 100 year anniversary of the building of the highway.

Beach Wrestling State Champs

Local athletes were well-represented at the annual Oregon Beach Wrestling state championships held Saturday at the Hood River Waterfront.

Entertainment update for June 8

‘Show n Shine’ June 18; Saunders at White Buffalo; more

Entertainment Update for June 4

‘Time Travels’ music performance June 12; Concert, book signing at Mosier School June 12; more