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TODAY’S FORECAST

Wednesday: Clear in the morning, then partly cloudy. High of 70. Winds from the NNE at 5 to 15 mph shifting to the South in the afternoon. Wednesday night: Partly cloudy in the evening, then clear. Low of 57. Winds from the SW at 5 to 10 mph.

EVENT OF THE DAY: Final Night Market in the Beer Garden at Bohemian Hall

Astoria Market invites you to the season’s final Night Market in the Beer Garden at Bohemian Hall. The market will be held on Wednesday, September 18 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Local bands will be performing, the outdoor grill will be open and there will be drink specials throughout the evening. Stroll through 30 vendors selling unique wares such as art, jewelry, toys, all natural soaps, cookies, and crocheted bags. Click here for more info or to submit an event of your own

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