Arlington Chamber hosts annual car show July 26

The Arlington Community Chamber of Commerce is hosting the Annual Arlington Show ‘n’ Shine Car Show Saturday, July 26.

Jones scholarship focuses on sobriety

The Mid-Columbia Fellowship of Churches sponsors a unique scholarship, The Marvin D. Jones Memorial Scholarship, to be awarded to a graduating senior, an adult addict in recovery or a teen with addicted parents.

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Habitat groups merge

The region’s Habitat for Humanity groups are merging into one gorge-wide organization, following the hand-up-not-hand-out philosophy of the global organization.

What's happening from July 20

Nonprofit event calendar from July 20, 2014.

Funds needed for school supplies

In an effort to help local children begin school this fall with necessary supplies, the Salvation Army and St. Vincent de Paul are asking for donations to their back-to-school campaign.

What's happening from July 18

Nonprofit events calendar from July 18

Odell hosts Hood River County Fair

Entertainment, carnival rides and midway fun, exhibits, animals, tasty food and much more all are a part of the Hood River County Fair, returning Wednesday through Saturday, July 23 to 26.

Arts and entertainment, July 17

Arts and entertainment calendar from July 17, 2014

Chronicle to stream governor debate

The Dalles Chronicle will stream the first 2014 Oregon governor’s debate between incumbent Democratic Gov. John Kitzhaber and Republican challenger Dennis Richardson from Central Point.

What's happening from July 16

Nonprofit events calendar from July 16, 2014.

Librarian announces September retirement

Longtime The Dalles librarian Sheila Dooley will retire Sept. 5 from the library district after 40 years of service, The Dalles City Manager Nolan Young announced recently.

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Chilling Out

Law enforcement officers join Cold Water Challenge to honor fallen colleagues

What's happening from July 15

Nonprofit events calendar from July 15, 2014.

Military’s tobacco discount: Up in smoke

WASHINGTON (AP) — The familiar image of a battle-hardened member of the military smoking a cigarette may become a little less common.

Coffee at the DIG

Coffee at the DIG offers free summer gardening information hosted by knowledgeable community members at The Dalles Imagination Garden, Klindt Drive and Steelhead Way. Each half-hour seminar starts at 9 a.m. on Saturdays. The informational series continues with new topics July 19 and 26 and August 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30.


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