A local rafting company came home with seven trophies from the 38th annual Upper Clackamas Whitewater Festival, held May 18 and 19.
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Washington State Parks, including Beacon Rock State Park in Ska-mania County, invites the public to start the new year off with a First Day Hike on Tuesday, Jan. 1, at nearly 40 state parks across Washington. Some parks will offer more than one hike.
If you’re a horse enthusiast, who enjoys trail riding, the Equine Trail Sports’ (ETS) trail and obstacle challenge may be the perfect venue for you!
Over the past eight years, Hood River’s Waterfront Park has become home to one of most recognized standup paddle boarding events in the world: The Naish Columbia Gorge Paddle Challenge.
The Columbia Gorge River Ban-dits came within one win of qualifying for the championship bracket at last weekend’s West Coast Premier Tournament in Bend.
The Columbia Gorge River Bandits posted a 4-3 record and placed second last weekend at the Casey Yocom Wood Bat Invitational in Reno, Nevada.
White Salmon city councilors and staff gathered 167 signatures last Saturday in the council’s drive to put a Metropolitan Park District proposition on the Nov. 6 General Election ballot by petition.
The Klickitat County Chapter of Trout Unlimited is looking for new members who are interested in participating in upcoming youth events, learning about area fishing reports, and helping with cold-water fisheries conservation projects.
After taking time to visit kindergarten classrooms and learn from kindergarteners what types of math they have been studying this year, the White Salmon Valley School Board (WSVSB) got right into business.
About this time last year, The Enterprise introduced readers to Sifu Scott Dinger of North Wind Martial Arts, in White Salmon and Trout Lake.
Columbia High wrestlers won two weight classes and scored runner-up finishes in three other classes last Saturday at the Washougal River Rumble, hosted by Washougal High School.
William Gross scored a game-high 15 points and Reed Davis had 10 last Saturday as Columbia High snapped a two-game losing streak with a 64-39 non-conference win at Highland.
A trio of Columbia High seniors won weight class titles and the CHS boys finished fourth in team scoring last Saturday at the Three Rivers Classic in Longview.
A 5-yard touchdown run, set up by a fourth-down pass interference call on Columbia High, earned King’s Way a stunning 27-21 double-overtime victory here last Friday, in CHS’s homecoming game.
On Aug. 26, the White Salmon Valley Future Farmers of America chapter sold its FFA Chapter hog at the Klickitat County Fair Market Livestock Sale for more than $11,000.
On June 10, Hannah and Jessica Polkinghorn, both of White Salmon, competed in the Track Town Youth League Championship Meet at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore.
The Carson National Fish Hatchery will hold its 18th Annual Kids’ Fishing Day on Saturday, Sept. 10. The event will run from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be no registration after 12 noon with fishing wrapping up by 2 p.m.
On July 9 and 10, Hannah and Jessica Polkinghorn, both of White Salmon, competed in the USA Track and Field Junior Olympics Region 13 Champion-ships in Seattle.
A few Hood River Valley Swim Team members from White Salmon competed at an Oregon City meet last weekend that marked the end of HRVST’s winter season.
Shea Kasenga of Underwood logged two personal records the last weekend in February at the Oregon Swimming Speedo 11-14 Short Course Championships at the Tualatin Hills Swim Center, near Beaverton.
Ashton Hoomans, a Columbia High School freshman, is preparing for the USA Climbing Youth Bouldering Nationals this weekend. He has been climbing with The Circuit Bouldering Team out of Portland, Ore., for the past eight years and this year marks the third time he has qualified for nationals
The day after her final match as Columbia High’s girls soccer coach, Amy Kasenga was still processing the emotions that come from letting go of something she has built from the ground up over a 13-year career.
Costa Norte Futbol Club finished up its inaugural season on a successful note beating Hood River BSC in a friendly game on Sunday. The U-8 boys won 4-2 and the U-10 boys won 5-2. Costa Norte Futbol Club (FC) is the competitive soccer team that formed late last winter.
Hood River Valley Swim Team members, including Underwood’s Shea Kasenga, brought home a lot of medals from the Oregon Swimming 10-and-under Championships in Corvallis, Feb. 21-22.
Columbia High’s boys cross country team left everything they had on the hilly Sun Willows Golf Course last Saturday on its way to an 11th-place finish in the 2014 WIAA 1A Championship in Pasco.
The first time she got behind the wheel of a Soap Box Derby car, Danielle Fuller was hooked by the sensation of steering the car around a makeshift track, only the wheel in her hands and a brake pad at her feet to help control her speed.
After six straight years of growth, the White Salmon Backyard Half Marathon is looking not only for an increase in participants this year, but also to up the amount it can help out some of the youngest runners within the community.
Jace and Danner Greenwood, 9 and 7, of Husum, both earned spots on the XTC Racing Team after their first season of racing motocross. The boys will be fundraising for their upcoming spring and summer seasons on May 3.
Oct. 27 will mark the fifth year for the Columbia Gorge Marathon and Half Mara-thon, showing continuing growth in the number of participants each year as people talk about how they like to visit and enjoy the beauty and recreation the Gorge has to offer.
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- Rotarians tackle Youth Center play area
- City Hall project gets go-ahead
- White Salmon master gardener receives award at annual meeting
- Obituary for Doreen Mahaffey
- Obituary for Karon Anson
- Obituary for Richard Morley Jr.
- Knowles, Swarztrauber finish 1-2 in Skyline Board primary voting
- Obituary for Margaret Walker
- NOAA issues climate summary for Mt. Adams Ranger Station
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