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Lake Tahoe News
South Tahoe climber rescued in Oregonran out of rope halfway down Wednesday afternoon, prompting a rescue operation
South Tahoe climber rescued in Oregon
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 23 hours ago
ran out of rope halfway down Wednesday afternoon, prompting a rescue operation that took until after midnight to conclude, Deschutes County sheriff’s deputies said. Shortly before 5pm, Cordero Chavez, 29, of Lone Pine contacted 911 dispatchers to... Read more
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The Source Weekly
June 27 is National HIV Testing DayNext week, Deschutes County Health Services will offer free HIV testing at a va
June 27 is National HIV Testing Day
The Source Weekly / Posted yesterday
Next week, Deschutes County Health Services will offer free HIV testing at a variety of locations in Bend and Redmond. The free testing is being offered in recognition of National HIV Testing Day, which is June 27. According to the Centers for... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Summer bridge project to delay Cascade Lakes Hwy. travelproject to delay Cascade Lakes Hwy. travelExpect delays between Mt. Bachelor an
Summer bridge project to delay Cascade Lakes Hwy. travel
KTVZ Bend / Posted yesterday
project to delay Cascade Lakes Hwy. travelExpect delays between Mt. Bachelor and Devil's Lake; campground closed The Deschutes National Forest and Deschutes County said Friday they have begun the process of installing a new bridge on Cascade... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Gov. Brown announces nominee for state police superintendentHampton will begin the job July 1 if he is approved by the state Senate. Accor
Gov. Brown announces nominee for state police superintendent
KTVZ Bend / Posted yesterday
Hampton will begin the job July 1 if he is approved by the state Senate. According to the governor's office, Hampton is a Deschutes County resident who has been with Oregon State Police for 25 years and leads the department's field operations... Read more
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Brandon Sun
First Draughtdelight from P.E.I. The past month has been crazy for new beer releases in Mani
First Draught
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
delight from P.E.I. The past month has been crazy for new beer releases in Manitoba. Some great American beers, such as Deschutes Fresh Squeezed Hop IPA and Stone’s Arrogant Bastard Ale, plus two beers by up-and-coming B.C. brewery Fuggles &... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Injured mountain biker rescued near Tumalo Falls50-year-old Bend man was injured in a mountain bike crash near Tumalo Falls Thu
Injured mountain biker rescued near Tumalo Falls
KTVZ Bend / Posted yesterday
50-year-old Bend man was injured in a mountain bike crash near Tumalo Falls Thursday evening, prompting a rescue effort by Deschutes County Sheriff's Search and Rescue. Shortly before 7 p.m., sheriff's office special service deputies were... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
NE Bend grocery fire likely arson, police sayin the area. Anyone with information is asked to contact Bend police Detective
NE Bend grocery fire likely arson, police say
KTVZ Bend / Posted yesterday
in the area. Anyone with information is asked to contact Bend police Detective Todd Guthrie at 541-322-2984 or the Deschutes County non-emergency dispatch number at 541-693-6911. Recommended Most Popular Please set an email address for... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Vegetation fire extinguished in Anderson near Dersch RoadFirefighters responded to a vegetation fire near roads Dersch and Deschutes in
Vegetation fire extinguished in Anderson near Dersch Road
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
Firefighters responded to a vegetation fire near roads Dersch and Deschutes in Anderson. The was reported to be two acres and reported extinguished at 1:18 p.m. according to emergency dispatchers. Several fire companies responded to the fire and... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Oregon: Bend Second Most Expensive Destination in the Beaver State Bend, the charming mountain town located along the Deschutes River, is the se
Oregon: Bend Second Most Expensive Destination in the Beaver State
Hospitality Net / Posted 2 days ago
Bend, the charming mountain town located along the Deschutes River, is the second most expensive summer destination in Oregon. This finding is the result of a recent survey conducted... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Deschutes County offers free HIV testing next week | News - Home Next week, Deschutes County Health Services will offer free H
Deschutes County offers free HIV testing next week
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
| News - Home Next week, Deschutes County Health Services will offer free HIV testing in Bend and Redmond. The free testing is being offered in... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Support C.O. seniors during online giving eventof its board, and the dedication of its more than 200 volunteers combine across
Support C.O. seniors during online giving event
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
of its board, and the dedication of its more than 200 volunteers combine across the diverse communities of Crook, Deschutes and Jefferson Counties to support one of the region’s greatest assets – its seniors. Meals on Wheels - Each year,... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Rescued Smith Rock climbers chose wrong descent, ran out of ropeSmith Rock climbers chose wrong descent, ran out of ropeCalifornia pair helped
Rescued Smith Rock climbers chose wrong descent, ran out of rope
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
Smith Rock climbers chose wrong descent, ran out of ropeCalifornia pair helped off Monkey Face in lengthy operation Deschutes County Sheriff's Office Deschutes County Sheriff's Search and Rescue brought in portable lights Wednesday night to... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
New 'Mt. Bachelor Riverhouse Jazz' series to debutRiverhouse Jazz' series to debut | News - Home Following the completion of a $
New 'Mt. Bachelor Riverhouse Jazz' series to debut
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
Riverhouse Jazz' series to debut | News - Home Following the completion of a $10 million renovation, Riverhouse on the Deschutes hotel, in partnership with Executive Producer G2 Strategic, announced Thursday they are launching a new jazz... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
City moves Colorado Bridge portage path to safer spot(L) in effect until Thursday night, the second shorter route (R) starting Frida
City moves Colorado Bridge portage path to safer spot
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
(L) in effect until Thursday night, the second shorter route (R) starting Friday. The portage path being used by some Deschutes River floaters around the Colorado Avenue Bridge was changed Wednesday "to protect public safety" and move them... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Three arrested in drug raid on SE Bend drywall businessinvestigation revealed that Christine Padgett, 44, was involved in illegal traf
Three arrested in drug raid on SE Bend drywall business
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
investigation revealed that Christine Padgett, 44, was involved in illegal trafficking of methamphetamine throughout Deschutes County. Investigators also determined that Padgett was living with Dustin Hull, 45, at the commercial building... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Mirror Pond Damhas upended the apple cart of "progress" on Mirror Pond, for those who share th
Mirror Pond Dam
The Source Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
has upended the apple cart of "progress" on Mirror Pond, for those who share the sentiment that the best solution for the Deschutes River is one based in science, the news is encouraging. PacificPower is not the first entity to be pulled into the... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Library Night at the Bend Elks Baseball Gamebaseball and book lovers to celebrate Library Night with the Bend Elks on Tuesd
Library Night at the Bend Elks Baseball Game
The Source Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
baseball and book lovers to celebrate Library Night with the Bend Elks on Tuesday, June 23, at 6:30 p.m. Find out about the Deschutes Public Library’s summer reading program and win free books and other prizes while watching the Elks challenge the... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Mt. Bachelor Riverhouse Jazzprime destination for jazz aficionados looking for live entertainment featuring
Mt. Bachelor Riverhouse Jazz
The Source Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
prime destination for jazz aficionados looking for live entertainment featuring big names. This October, Riverhouse on the Deschutes, in partnership with Marshall Glickman, CEO of G2 Strategic, is launching a new jazz series called Mt. Bachelor... Read more
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The Source Weekly
No Snow, No Problemseveral bike trails in the area. Riders have options in almost every direction,
No Snow, No Problem
The Source Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
several bike trails in the area. Riders have options in almost every direction, including Skyliner North, Horse Butte, the Deschutes River Trail and the Swampy Lakes area. While the sport seems more dangerous than other board sports, Giebelhaus... Read more
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The Source Weekly
More Money, More Problemsare bestowed upon trained professionals who are hired for peacekeeping and prot
More Money, More Problems
The Source Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
are bestowed upon trained professionals who are hired for peacekeeping and protection. That trust was violated by former Deschutes County Sheriff Office Captain Scott Raymond Beard, 46. Beard worked in the Deschutes County Sheriff's Office as... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Pickin' & Paddlin'Pickin’ and Paddlin’ returns for the 10th year as one of Bend’s favorite home g
Pickin' & Paddlin'
The Source Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
Pickin’ and Paddlin’ returns for the 10th year as one of Bend’s favorite home grown events. Join us on the banks of the Deschutes River for boat demos, food, drinks and live music featuring Left Coast Country. All proceeds go directly to Bend Paddle... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
C.O. crews sent to S. Calif. wildfires | News - Home Deschutes, Ochoco national forest firefighters sent to Califo
C.O. crews sent to S. Calif. wildfires
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 days ago
| News - Home Deschutes, Ochoco national forest firefighters sent to California to help fight wildfires in Southern California. More Video Most Popular Sign up for... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
DCSO free shredding, drug disposal, food drive in Sistersdrug disposal, food drive in Sisters | News - Home The Deschutes County Sher
DCSO free shredding, drug disposal, food drive in Sisters
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 days ago
drug disposal, food drive in Sisters | News - Home The Deschutes County Sheriff's Office in partnership with SecureShred and NeighborImpact will host a free shredding event... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Police ID victim of shooting in Portland's Old Townconvicted of first-degree sex abuse in 2001 while living in Lane County. Seven
Police ID victim of shooting in Portland's Old Town
KTVZ Bend / Posted 4 days ago
convicted of first-degree sex abuse in 2001 while living in Lane County. Seven years later, he was convicted of burglary in Deschutes County. News reports from the time said he entered a home in the middle of the night, but fled when the resident... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Police ID victim of shooting in Portland's Old Townsex abuse in 2001 while living in Lane County. Seven years later, in August 20
Police ID victim of shooting in Portland's Old Town
KTVZ Bend / Posted 4 days ago
sex abuse in 2001 while living in Lane County. Seven years later, in August 2008, he was convicted of burglary in Deschutes County. News reports from the time said he entered a home on Butler Market Road in the middle of the night, but... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Police identify 50-old man killed in suspected drug-related homicide in Portland's Old Townto be on 10 years of post-prison supervision, according to court records. He al
Police identify 50-old man killed in suspected drug-related homicide in Portland's Old Town
OregonLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
to be on 10 years of post-prison supervision, according to court records. He also was convicted of first-degree burglary in Deschutes County 2008, sentenced to two years in custody and placed on three years post-prison supervision. Anyone with... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
C.O.'s hot job growth slows as job market tightensof industries posted minor losses from last year, such a retail trade (-20) and
C.O.'s hot job growth slows as job market tightens
KTVZ Bend / Posted 4 days ago
of industries posted minor losses from last year, such a retail trade (-20) and professional and business services (-20). Deschutes County (Bend-Redmond MSA): The unemployment rate was essentially unchanged at 4.5 percent in May. The rate is down... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
S. Century Drive-Spring River Rd. tree removal beginsVenture Lane and South Century Drive in Sunriver will be shut off at 8:30 a.m.
S. Century Drive-Spring River Rd. tree removal begins
KTVZ Bend / Posted 4 days ago
Venture Lane and South Century Drive in Sunriver will be shut off at 8:30 a.m. and will remain off for most of the day. The Deschutes County Road Department will be working with a contractor to remove trees in the area. Flaggers will be controlling... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Arts Central Receives Major GrantVanGo and Artists in Schools residencies, we provide arts services to individua
Arts Central Receives Major Grant
The Source Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
VanGo and Artists in Schools residencies, we provide arts services to individuals, artists and arts organizations in Deschutes, Jefferson and Crook counties. We accomplish our purpose through three distinct initiatives: arts education,... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Bend bikers raise funds for co-worker badly hurt in UTV crashwheels, and the UTV is a four-wheel two-seater, and that's what he was riding w
Bend bikers raise funds for co-worker badly hurt in UTV crash
KTVZ Bend / Posted 4 days ago
wheels, and the UTV is a four-wheel two-seater, and that's what he was riding when he had his accident," Monchemp said. Deschutes County sheriff's deputies said the 24-year-old was driving the vehicle west on East Antler Avenue when it hit a... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Free summer meals available for kids in Shasta Countynoon through June 29 — Redding Christian Fellowship, from 5 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.
Free summer meals available for kids in Shasta County
The Record Searchlight / Posted 4 days ago
noon through June 29 — Redding Christian Fellowship, from 5 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. through June 24 Other meal options: — 9348 Deschutes Road in Palo Cedro, from 11:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. through July 29 — Turtle Bay School, from 11:30 a.m. to noon... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Redmond man critically hurt in UTV rollover crashPolice said. Vehicle rolled several times; passenger from Bend unhurt Deschut
Redmond man critically hurt in UTV rollover crash
KTVZ Bend / Posted 4 days ago
Police said. Vehicle rolled several times; passenger from Bend unhurt Deschutes County Sheriff's Office A Redmond man was seriously injured in crash of two-seat off-road vehicle on BLM land east... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
And the best beers in America are ...Ballast Point Sculpin IPA 5. Ballast Point Grapefruit IPA 6. Founders Breakfa
And the best beers in America are ...
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
Ballast Point Sculpin IPA 5. Ballast Point Grapefruit IPA 6. Founders Breakfast Stout 7. Three Floyds Zombie Dust 8. Bell's Hopslam Ale 9. Goose Island Bourbon Country Brand Stout T10. Deschutes Fresh Squeezed IPA T10. Stone En... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Deschutes River salmon restoration still a work in progressBEND, Ore. — Despite efforts to reintroduce salmon in Oregon's Deschutes River,
Deschutes River salmon restoration still a work in progress
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 5 days ago
BEND, Ore. — Despite efforts to reintroduce salmon in Oregon's Deschutes River, there still aren't enough of the fish for a sustainable run. The Bulletin reports that people have raised concerns about fish passage operations and water quality, but... Read more
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The Columbian
Deschutes River salmon restoration still work in progressBEND, Ore. — Despite efforts to reintroduce salmon in Oregon’s Deschutes River,
Deschutes River salmon restoration still work in progress
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
BEND, Ore. — Despite efforts to reintroduce salmon in Oregon’s Deschutes River, there still aren’t enough of the fish for a sustainable run. The Bulletin reports that people have raised concerns about fish passage operations and water quality, but... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Deschutes County budget up 8.5 pct., adding 6 new jobs | News - Home Hearing Wednesday on $341.4 million budget Deschutes County wi
Deschutes County budget up 8.5 pct., adding 6 new jobs
KTVZ Bend / Posted 5 days ago
| News - Home Hearing Wednesday on $341.4 million budget Deschutes County will hold a public hearing Wednesday morning on its proposed... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Deschutes River salmon restoration still work in progress | News - Home Two people, one a 10-year-old girl, were killed and three other
Deschutes River salmon restoration still work in progress
KTVZ Bend / Posted 5 days ago
| News - Home Two people, one a 10-year-old girl, were killed and three others injured, two seriously, Sunday night in a head-on crash on Highway 97 south of La Pine, Oregon State Police... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Outside GamesCentral Oregon has to offer: live music, local brews, and fun and games on the
Outside Games
The Source Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
Central Oregon has to offer: live music, local brews, and fun and games on the trails, around the town, at Riverbend Park, and on the beautiful Deschutes River. Sip, bike, splash, paddle, run, dine, laugh and play with us. Bring the kids. Bring a d... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Redmond man seriously injured in UTV crashcrash | News - Home Vehicle rolled several times; passenger from Bend unhurt
Redmond man seriously injured in UTV crash
KTVZ Bend / Posted 5 days ago
crash | News - Home Vehicle rolled several times; passenger from Bend unhurt Deschutes County Sheriff's Office A Redmond man was seriously injured in crash of two-seat off-road vehicle on BLM land east... Read more
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Everett Herald
Oregon DA is gunning for justice in review of convictionsAndrew Selsky / Associated Press Deschutes County District Attorney John Humme
Oregon DA is gunning for justice in review of convictions
Everett Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Andrew Selsky / Associated Press Deschutes County District Attorney John Hummel stands in his Bend, Oregon, office May 15 next to a gown he received in 2009 while working for the Carter Center in Liberia. Hummel, who is examining about 1,500... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Update: Missing La Pine man found okayokayDeputies had sought public's help finding Robert Lee Hughes Robert Lee Hug
Update: Missing La Pine man found okay
KTVZ Bend / Posted 6 days ago
okayDeputies had sought public's help finding Robert Lee Hughes Robert Lee Hughes of La Pine A missing La Pine man who Deschutes County sheriff’s deputies had asked the public for help finding has been found and is okay, officers said... Read more
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ABC News
Oregon DA Is Gunning for Justice in Review of Convictionshad not worked on. The number of possibly contaminated convictions grew, from
Oregon DA Is Gunning for Justice in Review of Convictions
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
had not worked on. The number of possibly contaminated convictions grew, from one to now around 1,500 in central Oregon's Deschutes County alone. District Attorney John Hummel is vowing to re-examine each conviction, arguing that revisiting them... Read more
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Salon.com
Oregon DA is gunning for justice in review of convictionsand replacing them with over-the-counter medications. Because of the possible
Oregon DA is gunning for justice in review of convictions
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
and replacing them with over-the-counter medications. Because of the possible evidence tampering the district attorney in Deschutes County is reviewing more than 1,000 convictions. So far, he has recommended that 10 be overturned. A work group... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Commentary: Bipartisan work needed on train safetyRep. John Huffman resides in The Dalles and his District 59 includes western Wa
Commentary: Bipartisan work needed on train safety
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Rep. John Huffman resides in The Dalles and his District 59 includes western Wasco, Wheeler, Jefferson and northern Deschutes counties. Rep. Mark Johnson lives in Hood River and serves District 52 constituents in Hood River, Cascade Locks,... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
What's Happeninghosted by Imperial River Company and the Maupin Chamber of Commerce. A fun-fill
What's Happening
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
hosted by Imperial River Company and the Maupin Chamber of Commerce. A fun-filled day of guided white water rafting on the Deschutes River, local barbecue and microbrew, live music, kids’ activities, silent auction and more. Book your guided... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
NE Bend theft-from-cars suspects caught on camerawith information about the suspects’ identities or other information is asked t
NE Bend theft-from-cars suspects caught on camera
KTVZ Bend / Posted 7 days ago
with information about the suspects’ identities or other information is asked to contact Bend police through the Deschutes County dispatch non-emergency number, 541-693-6911. You can also call the Crime-Stoppers Tip Line at... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
State report projects: What jobs will grow in C.O.?sector all make up a larger share of the economy. After several years of rapid
State report projects: What jobs will grow in C.O.?
KTVZ Bend / Posted 7 days ago
sector all make up a larger share of the economy. After several years of rapid population growth, particularly in Deschutes County, many are asking what's next for Central Oregon? Every two years, the Oregon Employment Department's... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Annual Summer Shootout Marble Tournamentplay at 11 p.m. Marbles are provided and no experience is necessary. Proceeds r
Annual Summer Shootout Marble Tournament
The Source Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
play at 11 p.m. Marbles are provided and no experience is necessary. Proceeds raised supports educational programming. Registration forms available at the Deschutes Historical Museum or download from our website. Open marble play throughout... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Bend group cancels concert after crash kills bandmateago, we had band practice," band member Brad Parsons said Friday. The crash ha
Bend group cancels concert after crash kills bandmate
KTVZ Bend / Posted 7 days ago
ago, we had band practice," band member Brad Parsons said Friday. The crash happened off South Century Drive, according to Deschutes County sheriff's deputies. The car left a curve and rolled several times. "He was on his way to work yesterday... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Deputies seek help finding missing La Pine manLa Pine manThey say Robert Lee Hughes, 65, may be danger to himself Robert Lee
Deputies seek help finding missing La Pine man
KTVZ Bend / Posted 7 days ago
La Pine manThey say Robert Lee Hughes, 65, may be danger to himself Robert Lee Hughes of La Pine is being sought by Deschutes County sheriff's deputies to be sure he's okay Deschutes County sheriff’s deputies asked the public for help early... Read more
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