Washington Gorge Action Programs’ (WGAP) third annual Food for All on Saturday, Aug. 3, at Aniche Cellars, raised $29,242 in support of the four food banks in Skamania and Klickitat counties.

The annual Mid Columbia Community Choir Christmas Cantata rehearsals are set for Thursday evenings, beginning on Sept. 12 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Seventh Day Adventist Church on NE Tohomish Street in White Salmon.


The Sprint/Baker Gallery at the White Salmon Valley Community Library was in overflow Friday night for the kick off of the “Wild About Nature” series, presented by Joy Markgraf.


Maryhill Museum of Art, one of the Pacific Northwest’s most remote and beguiling museums, will open its doors for the season on Friday, March 15, with special exhibitions highlighting works on paper, still life paintings and sculpture from its own collections.

Waucoma Bookstore and Columbia Center for the Arts are hosting children’s author and illustrator Jan Brett for a presentation and book signing on Saturday, Dec. 8, at 10 a.m.

The Friends of the White Salmon Valley Community Library invite the community to the fourth of its programs inspired by the book Danger Close by Amber Smith on Oct. 27 at 2 p.m. in the Sprint/Baker Gallery.

On Oct. 19, 20, and 21, 12 local artists will be presenting their work in eight businesses in downtown White Salmon.

Trenton Howard ran for a career-high 207 yards and scored both Columbia High touchdowns here last Friday in a rainy, sloppy 14-0 1A Trico League victory over Seton Prep.

Kicking off its annual KOOBOOGA (a good book backward) event, the White Salmon Valley Community Library displayed artwork inspired by “Danger Close: My Epic Journey as a Combat Helicopter Pilot in Iraq and Afghanistan” by White Salmon local Amber Smith.

Maryhill Museum of Art will celebrate its deep Romanian ties on Saturday, Sept. 22, with a Romanian Cultural Festival from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission to the museum and the festival is free on September 22.

The Columbia High varsity volleyball team in 2018 is being led by a quintet of seniors at key positions, and it includes three players now in their third seasons of varsity volleyball, and three who earned All-Trico honorable mention in 2017.

Staff and volunteers at the Columbia Gorge Interpretive Center Museum in Stevenson are gearing up for their 22nd annual Show & Shine Car Show & Swap Meet on Saturday, Sept. 1.

The 2018 high school fall sports season in Klickitat County gets underway on Aug. 31 for the second year in a row with a non-league football game in Columbia High’s Bruin Stadium.

Bruce Ludwig and Julie Hatfield, fresh from Columbia Gorge Orchestra Association’s successful musical “Chicago,” have struck out on their own to form a new theatrical production company called Big Britches Productions.

Get ready to “rock out” with your local library. Children, teens, and adults can have fun and earn rewards with the Summer Reading program at Fort Vancouver Regional Library District branches and bookmobiles.

The month of Venus and Jupiter in our evening skies. Our neighbor is growing closer to us, and will be getting slightly brighter in our evening sky.

Mid-Columbia Community Concert Association announces the third concert of its 2017-18 season, scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday evening, April 2, at The Dalles High School Auditorium.