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Community Feast

Evelyn Klebes, six months, enjoys her first Kiwanis Steak Feed with mom Krystal Klebes Thursday night at Sorosis Park. Dad Matthew stood off camera to bring a smile to her face.

September 11, 2018 2:20 p.m. read more..


John Day River’s Cottonwood Canyon celebrates new facilities

The public is invited to tour a new education center and four cabins at Cottonwood Canyon State Park from 1-4 p.m. Sept. 18. The grand opening celebration will include presentations, a ribbon cutting and a tour of the new facilities, which include a 1,500-square foot Experience Center that will serve as a classroom for outdoor education and a reservable event space.

September 7, 2018 1:51 p.m. read more..


Film explores ‘The Ripple Effect’

In commemoration of World Suicide Prevention Day Sept. 10, a special screening of a film made to save lives is being presented by Youth Think, an organization that promotes healthy lifestyles. “Kevin Hines’ Suicide – The Ripple Effect” will show at 6:30 p.m. on Monday at The Dalles High School, 220 East 10th Street. There is no charge to attend.

September 7, 2018 1:36 p.m. read more..


Film explores ‘The Ripple Effect’

In commemoration of World Suicide Prevention day Sept. 10, a special screening of a film made to save lives is being presented by Youth Think, an organization that promotes healthy lifestyles. “Kevin Hines’ Suicide – The Ripple Effect,” will show at 6:30 p.m. on Monday at The Dalles High School, 220 East 10th Street. There is no charge to attend.

September 5, 2018 2:34 p.m. read more..


Helping Hands crisis line training

Helping Hands Against Violence (HHAV) believes that change happens one caring voice at a time. This fall, crisis line training will be held in Hood River on Wednesday nights from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. beginning Sept. 26 through Oct. 24.

September 4, 2018 2:15 p.m. read more..
  

Steak Feed

The Dalles Kiwanis Club members spent a recent Saturday replacing and sealing wooden benches and table tops in the Steak Feed area at Sorosis Park. Wood for the project was donated by Tum-a-Lum Lumber. The club hosts its 63rd annual Steak Feed 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 6, at Sorosis Park.

September 4, 2018 1:53 p.m. read more..
   

Remembering those lost to addiction

The third annual local observation of National Overdose Awareness Day, Aug. 31, includes a walk to remember people lost to addiction and distribution of flyers with information about treatment options. “We will be using this time to make our community more aware of addiction and how to overcome the impossible,” said Shannon Gilman, a recovering heroin addict who organizes the event.

August 28, 2018 1:10 p.m. read more..

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