Friday, November 30, 2012
Youth hoops opportunities:
For more information or to register contact Hood River Community Education at www.hoodriver.k12.or.us/coe or call 541-386-2055.
n Grades 3-6 (boys and girls): is run by Community Education. Early bird registration is open now through Hood River Community Education and is discounted through Dec. 10. Early registration is $58 and increases to $72 after that. The program runs January and February with games on Saturdays at various locations around Hood River County.
n Traveling team:
Run collaboratively by Community Ed and high school and volunteer coaches, teams include sixth-grade girls and sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade boys. Teams travel to tournaments throughout western Oregon and southwest Washington. This is a chance for dedicated athletes to get in many more games and practices. Cost is $250.
n Girls middle school: Registration is open now for the January-February season for girls at both Hood River and Wy’east middle schools. Organizers are still looking for a Wy’east seventh-grade coach.
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Oregon Gov. Kate Brown visited Hood River Hotel Thursday morning, Sept. 14, discussing economic impacts of the Eagle Creek fire with local business leaders. Attendees included Sen. Chuck Thomsen, Mayor Paul Blackburn, and business representatives from Celilo Restaurant, Double Mountain Brewery and Cascade Locks' The Renewal Workshop. For updates on the fire, stay tuned at www.hoodrivernews.com. Enlarge