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Middle School mural completed

Officials at The Dalles Middle School recently announced that the mural project students have been working on for over two years has been completed and is on display in the main, upper level hallway.

OBOB tourney results revealed

Organizers of the regional Oregon Battle of the Books tournament, held at The Dalles Middle School on Saturday, March 15, say the competition’s results are officially in.

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CG Hoops Academy wraps up winter campaign

10U squad snares first in tournament finale

What's Happening from March 14

Nonprofit event schedule from March 14, 2014.

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"Working" on stage

"Working" paints a vivid portrait of ironworkers, a waitress, a stone mason, a trucker, a housewife, a UPS driver and a teacher. The play continues with 7:30 performances March 14, 20 and 21. Matinees at 2 p.m. are March 15 and March 21. Tickets available at the door.

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Arts and Entertainment from March 13

Arts and entertainment calendar from March 13, 2014.

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What's Happening from March 12

Nonprofit event schedule from March 12, 2014.

Local mentors presented volunteerism award

PORTLAND — Local youth mentors Gary Hesselink and Elsa Weiss of the Mid-Columbia District of the Cascade Pacific Council, Boy Scouts of America were presented the prestigious volunteerism award Feb. 27 at a special recognition ceremony in their honor.

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What's Happening from March 11

Nonprofit event calendar from March 11, 2014.

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St. Mary students take the stage

STUDENTS AT St. Mary's Academy will present the play Pinocchio Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. and Thursday at 9 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. The free performances are in the school gymnasium. Above, Pinocchio (Conor Blari), seated, is greeted by a troupe of string puppets.

Letter to the Editor: Battle of the books

To the editor: The Dalles Middle School Commons will be the scene of literary drama Saturday morning March 15, and the community is invited to the Region 4 East Oregon Battle of the Books Tournament.

What's Happening from March 8

Nonprofit events schedule from March 8, 2014.

Dam hosts 'amazing race,' geocache-style, March 29

PORTLAND — Geocaching is a big, outdoor, treasure hunt, and park rangers at The Dalles Lock and Dam invite the public to take part in an amazing race, geocache style, between 1 and 4 p.m. Saturday, March 29.

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Books for Bikes kicks off at local elementary schools

The Mason’s Club has purchased one girl’s and one boy’s bike for each of the North Wasco County School District’s elementary schools, where they are put on display to “get students excited about reading.”

Leadership Camp to be held April 4-6 in Wamic

Solve mysteries, develop leadership skills and make new friends at the 4-H Tri-County Leadership Camp, April 4-6 in Wamic.


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