2015 queen tryouts Aug. 14

The Wasco County Fair will have tryouts for the 2015 Queen in the rodeo arena at the Wasco County Fairgrounds at Tygh Valley on Thursday, Aug. 14 at 3 p.m.

Farmer Fun Day set for Friday

Farmers Fun Day at the Wasco County Fair is Friday, Aug. 15, beginning at noon.

Fair run/walk is Aug. 16

Signups for the Wasco County Fair Run and Walk run are from 7:15 to 7:55 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, at the fair office. The event gets under way at 8 a.m.

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Four days of arena action is fair highlight

Daily arena schedule

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Editorial: County fair is a tool for the future

Zach Harvey and Chris Schanno are out in their combines this week harvesting wheat. Almost as soon as they finish, they’ll pack up and head out to the Wasco County Fair.

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Four generations of fair

Fairs may change, but the Wagenblast clan’s participation has endured for decades

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Queen welcomes all to fair

A love of animals drives Harley Burgener

Bagge Gardens hosts free gospel music

Bagge Gardens, 1805 Carroll Road, Mosier, will host a free garden gospel concert Saturday, Aug. 16.

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What's happening from Aug. 8

What's happening from Aug. 8, 2014

Arts and entertainment calendar

Arts and entertainment calendar, 2014.

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Professor Algernon brings magic, steampunk to Civic

Professor Algernon, a magician with an international fan base, will bring his Steampunk “World of Oddities and Wonders” to The Dalles Civic Auditorium Saturday, Aug. 9, with a children’s show at 3 p.m. and a general family show at 7 p.m. Along with his magical troupe — a gypsy princess, dwarf engineer, and a human fairy — the Professor will take his audience on a whirlwind tour through time and space with full-stage illusions and clean, family-friendly humor.

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Gorge Artists Create show opens

THE DALLES ART CENTER celebrated the opening of the “Gorge Artists Create” open juried show with an artist reception Thursday, Aug. 7, from 5 to 7 p.m.

Bridge report

BRIDGE REPORT for July 2014

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Annual quilt show opens Aug. 14

The Columbia River Gorge Quilters’ Guild (CRGQG) will present its annual Quilt Show at the Hood River Middle School, August 14-16.

Sherman County Museum hosts author Kirkpatrick

MORO — The Sherman County Historical Museum hosts a special book signing with Jane Kirkpatrick on Saturday, Aug. 23, from 1 to 3 p.m.


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