Thu, Jan 3, 2013
Columnist had busy Christmas week
My apologies to the readers for not having a column in last week. Thank you to those who called to see if everything was okay with us.
Thu, Dec 20, 2012
Christmas is coming; best wishes to all
It’s nearly Christmas and Mother Nature is doing her best to give us a white one.
Thu, Dec 13, 2012
Support stroke survivor this Sunday
I want to share information about an event occurring on Sunday from noon to three p.m. at the J.A. Wendt School multipurpose room. This is a fundraiser for a Puget Island resident, Mike Phelps, who suffered a stroke that has left him unable to walk or use his hand and made speech difficult.
Thu, Dec 6, 2012
Concert, Tour of Homes, soup supper
The sports calendar for the Naselle Comets this week includes a home game against Valley on Friday.
Thu, Nov 29, 2012
Movie night, bazaar, Tour of Homes ahead
I hope everyone had as wonderful a Thanksgiving as we did. This year was the first time I cooked the Thanksgiving meal for several years.
Thu, Nov 22, 2012
Bazaars, home tours on holiday schedule
Well, folks, we are now sitting on waterfront property once again. We could conceivably row straight across the field to the Covered Bridge but the current is such that it probably wouldn’t be such a good idea.
Thu, Nov 15, 2012
50th anniversary for Grays River church
The Grays River United Methodist Church will celebrate its 50th anniversary at its present location on November 18 at 10 a.m.
Thu, Nov 8, 2012
Holiday bazaar this Saturday
Don’t forget the annual Holiday Bazaar this Saturday. It will be held at the Rosburg Hall from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Thu, Nov 1, 2012
Lots to do in coming weeks in the Westend
My deepest condolences to Lori, Kaelee and the rest of the Dearmore family on the sad loss of Jon. He was a friend to all and his community service will never be outdone
Thu, Sep 13, 2012
Last Downriver column for a while
How does one adequately say thank you to a community and its people for all their prayers, love, hugs, and support when you need it? Well, here goes.
Thu, Sep 6, 2012
Haymakers taking advantage of weather
Derek Heitsch is making hay on one of our fields, and it seems to be taking forever with the moisture in the air during the nights.
Thu, Aug 30, 2012
Church garage sale this Saturday
The Naselle Lutheran Church will be holding their Labor Day Weekend Garage Sale on Saturday, September 1 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.
Thu, Aug 23, 2012
Good food and fun to be had at church BBQ
Everyone is welcome for a fun evening at the Grays River United Methodist Church for a barbecue to be held on Saturday at 6 p.m.
Thu, Aug 16, 2012
Fund raising garage sale for Kenzie Saturday
On Saturday, there will be another fundraising garage sale put on by James and Lorinda Alexander of Cathlamet, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. This sale is a continuing effort to purchase a service dog for their daughter, Kenzie.
Thu, Aug 9, 2012
Countdown begins to new school year
The countdown begins for the upcoming 2012/2013 school year in the Naselle-Grays River Valley School District. Next week will begin the high school registration process.
Thu, Aug 2, 2012
GRV Library makes plans for movie nights
At the library, we have purchased a public performance site license which gives us the ability to show movies on a regular basis. By the time school starts we hope to have a schedule of films to be shown for the whole family.
Thu, Jul 26, 2012
Roots Run Deep at Finn-Fest this weekend
“Finnish Roots Run Deep” in Naselle this weekend with the biennial celebration of the Finnish American Folk Festival taking place in and around the Naselle schools at the junction of SR 4 and SR 401.
Thu, Jul 19, 2012
Head to Johnson Park Saturday for a picnic
This is the weekend for some good old fashioned fun at Johnson Park (old Rosburg School), where you can enjoy an afternoon of games, visiting and good food as well as get a first hand look at what is being done to make the building and the grounds a place for everyone to take pride in.
Thu, Jul 12, 2012
Head to the National Night Out August 7
The 29th Annual National Night Out will be held on August 7 at the Grays River Valley Center in Johnson Park from 6-8p.m.
Thu, Jun 28, 2012
Johnson Park picnic set for July 21
On July 21, Johnson Park will host a community potluck/picnic from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Bring your favorite dish to share (salads, main dish or desserts), and the whole family for an afternoon of fun. Johnson Park will provide barbecued hot dogs.
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