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The Post-Journal
Richard "Dick" Maceand married. He graduated from University of Oregon then taught physics, math a
Richard "Dick" Mace
The Post-Journal / Posted an hour ago
and married. He graduated from University of Oregon then taught physics, math and drafting at Crook County High School in Prineville, Or. Dick later worked as a physicist at the Naval Weapons Center in China Lake, Cali., as well as Keyport Torpedo... Read more
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NBC News
Zuckerberg shows off Facebook's futuristic - and frozen - Arctic centerits next data center will be built in Los Lunas, New Mexico. The social network
Zuckerberg shows off Facebook's futuristic - and frozen - Arctic center
NBC News / Posted 13 hours ago
its next data center will be built in Los Lunas, New Mexico. The social network also has data centers in Clonee, Ireland; Prineville, Oregon; Forest City, North Carolina; Altoona, Iowa; and Fort Worth, Texas. If you 'liked' these photos, expect... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Grant helps Crook County schools buy instrumentsPRINEVILLE, Ore. - Crook County School District is the recipient of a $6,875 gr
Grant helps Crook County schools buy instruments
KTVZ Bend / Posted 14 hours ago
PRINEVILLE, Ore. - Crook County School District is the recipient of a $6,875 grant award from the U.S. Bank Foundation. Funds will be used to purchase new musical equipment, which will include xylophones, ukuleles and drums for Barnes Butte and... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Mid-Oregon Credit Union honored for 'Pay it Forward'through valued financial solutions. For more information about Mid Oregon Credi
Mid-Oregon Credit Union honored for 'Pay it Forward'
KTVZ Bend / Posted 14 hours ago
through valued financial solutions. For more information about Mid Oregon Credit Union, their services and branch locations in Bend, Redmond, Prineville, Madras, and La Pine Lending Center, please visit their website at ww... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Boat fire sparks wildfire SE of Prineville, threatens homesCrews put out fire in Crook County PRINEVILLE, Ore. - A boat on fire sparked a
Boat fire sparks wildfire SE of Prineville, threatens homes
KTVZ Bend / Posted 14 hours ago
Crews put out fire in Crook County PRINEVILLE, Ore. - A boat on fire sparked a fast-moving wildfire that raced across more than 60 acres on the rimrock southeast of Prineville late Wednesday afternoon, threatening several homes before firefighters... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Boat fire sparks wildfire on rimrock SE of PrinevilleA boat on fire sparked a fast-moving wildfire that raced across more than 60 ac
Boat fire sparks wildfire on rimrock SE of Prineville
KTVZ Bend / Posted yesterday
A boat on fire sparked a fast-moving wildfire that raced across more than 60 acres on the rimrock southeast of Prineville late Wednesday afternoon, threatening several homes before firefighters could get a handle on it, officials said. Crook County... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Prineville bridge replacement to shift traffic for 3 weeksPrineville drivers will face a closure of Combs Flat Road from U.S. Highway 26
Prineville bridge replacement to shift traffic for 3 weeks
KTVZ Bend / Posted yesterday
Prineville drivers will face a closure of Combs Flat Road from U.S. Highway 26 to Southeast Second Street, starting Saturday for a three-week, accelerated replacement of the Ochoco Creek Bridge, ODOT said Wednesday. Limited local access will be... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Crook County begins public meetings on jail proposalmillion bond measure for a new jail that could house 76 inmates. The rest of t
Crook County begins public meetings on jail proposal
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 days ago
million bond measure for a new jail that could house 76 inmates. The rest of the money would come from the county, city of Prineville and loans. Monday night's meeting was set for 6:30 at Juniper Canyon Baptist Church. Below is a list of future... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Two prescribed burns planned for Ochocoswithin two planned burn units. The Rush Springs burn unit is approximately 320
Two prescribed burns planned for Ochocos
KTVZ Bend / Posted 5 days ago
within two planned burn units. The Rush Springs burn unit is approximately 320 acres, located about 15 miles northeast of Prineville and three miles north of Ochoco Ranger Station near Forest Service Road 2620. This burn is planned to begin Monday... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Employees keep Les Schwab on road to improvement: Top Workplaces 2016There's something both retro and ahead-of-its-time about Les Schwab, the Prinev
Employees keep Les Schwab on road to improvement: Top Workplaces 2016
OregonLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
There's something both retro and ahead-of-its-time about Les Schwab, the Prineville-born tire shop that has grown into an empire stretching across nine states. The old-timey image of bright-eyed employees jogging across the pavement to greet you as... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
OSU-Cascades students kick off fall term on new campusto commute to class. Students can use the bus, bike and also carpool with their
OSU-Cascades students kick off fall term on new campus
KTVZ Bend / Posted 8 days ago
to commute to class. Students can use the bus, bike and also carpool with their classmates. Kate Soliz drives from Prineville to get to Bend, but she also wants to be sustainable while commuting to school. Soliz rented a bike Wednesday... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Campfire, smoking limits being lifted on C.O. public landsand fewer human-caused wildfires of late, fire restrictions are being eased on
Campfire, smoking limits being lifted on C.O. public lands
KTVZ Bend / Posted 8 days ago
and fewer human-caused wildfires of late, fire restrictions are being eased on public lands around the High Desert. The Prineville District of the Bureau of Land Management, the Deschutes and Ochoco national forests and the Crooked River... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Prineville man arrested on two-dozen rape, abuse countsA 63-year-old Prineville registered sex offender was arrested Saturday on two-d
Prineville man arrested on two-dozen rape, abuse counts
KTVZ Bend / Posted 10 days ago
A 63-year-old Prineville registered sex offender was arrested Saturday on two-dozen counts of rape, sex abuse and related offenses after two Prineville residents came forward and disclosed several years of abuse, police said Monday. Frank... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
Facebook Picks New Mexico for 7th Data CenterFacebook will build its 7th global data center in Los Lunas, New Mexico. The c
Facebook Picks New Mexico for 7th Data Center
Converge! Network Digest / Posted 14 days ago
Facebook will build its 7th global data center in Los Lunas, New Mexico. The company's other data centers are in Prineville (Oregon), Forest City (North Carolina), Luleå (Sweden), Altoona (Iowa), Fort Worth (Texas), and Clonee (Ireland). The new... Read more
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Connecticut Post
New Mexico governor details fight for Facebook data centerFILE - In this Oct. 15, 2013, file photo, Chuck Goolsbee, site director for Fac
New Mexico governor details fight for Facebook data center
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 days ago
FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2013, file photo, Chuck Goolsbee, site director for Facebook's Prineville data centers, shows the computer servers that store users' photos and other data, at the Facebook site in Prineville, Ore. Facebook has chosen a village... Read more
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Greenwich Time
New Mexico governor details fight for Facebook data centerFILE - In this Oct. 15, 2013, file photo, Chuck Goolsbee, site director for Fac
New Mexico governor details fight for Facebook data center
Greenwich Time / Posted 14 days ago
FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2013, file photo, Chuck Goolsbee, site director for Facebook's Prineville data centers, shows the computer servers that store users' photos and other data, at the Facebook site in Prineville, Ore. Facebook has chosen a village... Read more
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The News-Times
New Mexico governor details fight for Facebook data centerFILE - In this Oct. 15, 2013, file photo, Chuck Goolsbee, site director for Fac
New Mexico governor details fight for Facebook data center
The News-Times / Posted 14 days ago
FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2013, file photo, Chuck Goolsbee, site director for Facebook's Prineville data centers, shows the computer servers that store users' photos and other data, at the Facebook site in Prineville, Ore. Facebook has chosen a village... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
New Mexico governor details fight for Facebook data centerFILE - In this Oct. 15, 2013, file photo, Chuck Goolsbee, site director for Fac
New Mexico governor details fight for Facebook data center
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2013, file photo, Chuck Goolsbee, site director for Facebook's Prineville data centers, shows the computer servers that store users' photos and other data, at the Facebook site in Prineville, Ore. Facebook has chosen a village... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
New Mexico governor details fight for Facebook data centerFILE - In this Oct. 15, 2013, file photo, Chuck Goolsbee, site director for Fac
New Mexico governor details fight for Facebook data center
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2013, file photo, Chuck Goolsbee, site director for Facebook's Prineville data centers, shows the computer servers that store users' photos and other data, at the Facebook site in Prineville, Ore. Facebook has chosen a village... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
New Mexico governor details fight for Facebook data centerFILE - In this Oct. 15, 2013, file photo, Chuck Goolsbee, site director for Fac
New Mexico governor details fight for Facebook data center
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2013, file photo, Chuck Goolsbee, site director for Facebook's Prineville data centers, shows the computer servers that store users' photos and other data, at the Facebook site in Prineville, Ore. Facebook has chosen a village... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Prineville considers ordinance to ban some from parksPRINEVILLE, Ore. (AP) — Causing trouble at Prineville parks could get you banne
Prineville considers ordinance to ban some from parks
KTVZ Bend / Posted 14 days ago
PRINEVILLE, Ore. (AP) — Causing trouble at Prineville parks could get you banned for up to six months as the City Council has moved a step closer to passing a park exclusion ordinance. The Bulletin of Bend reports (https://is.gd/EfAaWk ) that the... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Crook County sheriff calls old jail embarrassmentPRINEVILLE, Oregon (AP) — A county jail in Central Oregon is so bad that the sh
Crook County sheriff calls old jail embarrassment
KTVZ Bend / Posted 14 days ago
PRINEVILLE, Oregon (AP) — A county jail in Central Oregon is so bad that the sheriff himself says it's an embarrassment. To improve things, Crook County put a $10 million bond measure on the November ballot to build a new jail. But such measures are... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Conditions in many older county jails are grim, dangerousCrook County Sheriff Sgt. Jeremy Bottoms stands inside the recreation room at t
Conditions in many older county jails are grim, dangerous
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
Crook County Sheriff Sgt. Jeremy Bottoms stands inside the recreation room at the Crook County Jail in Prineville, Ore., on July 1, 2016. From 1970 to 2014, the average daily number of inmates held in the roughly 3,000 county jails across the country... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Facebook chooses New Mexico for new data center over UtahFILE - In this Oct. 15, 2013, file photo, Chuck Goolsbee, site director for Fac
Facebook chooses New Mexico for new data center over Utah
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2013, file photo, Chuck Goolsbee, site director for Facebook's Prineville data centers, shows the computer servers that store users' photos and other data, at the Facebook site in Prineville, Ore. Facebook has chosen a village... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Facebook chooses New Mexico for new data center over UtahFILE - In this Oct. 15, 2013, file photo, Chuck Goolsbee, site director for Fac
Facebook chooses New Mexico for new data center over Utah
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2013, file photo, Chuck Goolsbee, site director for Facebook's Prineville data centers, shows the computer servers that store users' photos and other data, at the Facebook site in Prineville, Ore. Facebook has chosen a village... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Death investigation: Body found in car on Ochoco Natl. Forestof a person whose body was found in a vehicle late Tuesday afternoon on the Och
Death investigation: Body found in car on Ochoco Natl. Forest
KTVZ Bend / Posted 15 days ago
of a person whose body was found in a vehicle late Tuesday afternoon on the Ochoco National Forest about 30 miles east of Prineville. Here's the complete news release from Crook County Sheriff John Gautney: "At about 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday,... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Ochoco National Forest begins McKay Creek restorationhappening on the ground," Mickelson said Monday. Mickelson has been working on
Ochoco National Forest begins McKay Creek restoration
KTVZ Bend / Posted 17 days ago
happening on the ground," Mickelson said Monday. Mickelson has been working on the restoration of McKay Creek outside of Prineville since its inception. She said the main goal is to improve the spawning habitat for steelhead and redband... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Rape charges dismissed after Prineville victim recantscharges against two Oregon men after an alleged victim said the attack never oc
Rape charges dismissed after Prineville victim recants
KTVZ Bend / Posted 17 days ago
charges against two Oregon men after an alleged victim said the attack never occurred. Two 17-year-old girls from Prineville told police last year they were drugged and raped after being kidnapped at a Redmond store and driven to a... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Prineville man arrested on rape, abuse chargesA 33-year-old Prineville man was arrested Thursday on more than a dozen rape an
Prineville man arrested on rape, abuse charges
KTVZ Bend / Posted 20 days ago
A 33-year-old Prineville man was arrested Thursday on more than a dozen rape and related counts, accused of sexually abusing a young female over the past few years, police said Friday. The Prineville Police Department began a sexual assault... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Ochoco NF plans thousands of acres of prescribed burnsnorth of Paulina in the Tamarack Butte area. The Spears burn unit totals about
Ochoco NF plans thousands of acres of prescribed burns
KTVZ Bend / Posted 21 days ago
north of Paulina in the Tamarack Butte area. The Spears burn unit totals about 1,200 acres, located 15 miles northeast of Prineville in the White Fir Springs area. “Fall treatment of 5,000 acres is a significant prescribed fire project for us,”... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Love Your Farmerto get to know local farms a little bit better. Instead of putting together a t
Love Your Farmer
The Source Weekly / Posted 22 days ago
to get to know local farms a little bit better. Instead of putting together a traditional style farmers market in downtown Prineville, the alliances opted to host farm tours and a farmers market at one of the six participating farms, or at a... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
State plans three C.O. town hall events on health insurancetown halls are scheduled for Lakeview and Klamath Falls on Tuesday, Sept. 27; M
State plans three C.O. town hall events on health insurance
KTVZ Bend / Posted 23 days ago
town halls are scheduled for Lakeview and Klamath Falls on Tuesday, Sept. 27; Madras and Bend on Wednesday, Sept. 28; and Prineville on Thursday, Sept. 29. "People often find enrolling in health insurance to be confusing and cumbersome," said Amy... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Juniper Canyon home burns; 50 puppies, dogs rescuedA home in Juniper Canyon southeast of Prineville was heavily damaged by a fire
Juniper Canyon home burns; 50 puppies, dogs rescued
KTVZ Bend / Posted 27 days ago
A home in Juniper Canyon southeast of Prineville was heavily damaged by a fire Friday afternoon and two people suffered smoke inhalation, but about 50 dogs and puppies at a breeding kennel on the property were rescued unharmed, Crook County sheriff’s... Read more
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The Columbian
Biomass day set for Boardman Coal Plantthe U.S. Endowment for Forestry and Communities, Bonneville Environmental Found
Biomass day set for Boardman Coal Plant
The Columbian / Posted 28 days ago
the U.S. Endowment for Forestry and Communities, Bonneville Environmental Foundation and Ochoco Lumber Company, based in Prineville. Bruce Daucsavage, president of Ochoco Lumber, said their goal is to prove torrefied biomass can become a viable... Read more
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The Columbian
Oregon county rejects bid for more local control of U.S. landsPRINEVILLE, Ore. — Elected officials in an Oregon county rejected a proposed pl
Oregon county rejects bid for more local control of U.S. lands
The Columbian / Posted 30 days ago
PRINEVILLE, Ore. — Elected officials in an Oregon county rejected a proposed plan on Tuesday from a group of residents that sought greater local control over the management of federal lands. The development came as local officials in the West are... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Crook County rejects bid for more local control of federal landsPRINEVILLE, Ore. (AP) — Crook County commissioners, on a 2-1 vote, have rejecte
Crook County rejects bid for more local control of federal lands
KTVZ Bend / Posted 30 days ago
PRINEVILLE, Ore. (AP) — Crook County commissioners, on a 2-1 vote, have rejected a plan by a group of residents that seeks greater local control over the management of federal lands. Commissioners vote in a public meeting Tuesday to deny the natural... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Oregon county rejects bid for more local control of US landsPRINEVILLE, Ore. (AP) — Elected officials in an Oregon county have rejected a p
Oregon county rejects bid for more local control of US lands
KTVZ Bend / Posted 30 days ago
PRINEVILLE, Ore. (AP) — Elected officials in an Oregon county have rejected a plan by a group of residents that seeks greater local control over the management of federal lands. The Crook County Commission voted 2-1 in a public meeting Tuesday to... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
KFXO experiencing over-the-air issuesCrestview Cable subscribers. You can alternatively view KFXO on the following
KFXO experiencing over-the-air issues
KTVZ Bend / Posted 30 days ago
Crestview Cable subscribers. You can alternatively view KFXO on the following channels in the following areas: 21.3 – Bend and surrounding areas 27.3 – Prineville/Madras and surrounding areas. We are working diligently on resolving this... Read more
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The Columbian
Residents of Oregon town get creative to deter deerPRINEVILLE, Ore. (AP) — Residents of a central Oregon city are trying out new t
Residents of Oregon town get creative to deter deer
The Columbian / Posted a month ago
PRINEVILLE, Ore. (AP) — Residents of a central Oregon city are trying out new techniques to keep deer out of their yards after local officials decided not to fine people for feeding the animals. Prineville residents are using streamers, balloons,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Race for Facebook data center raises tax-break questionsa staunch supporter of the data center project. “You have to take risks sometim
Race for Facebook data center raises tax-break questions
The Seattle Times / Posted a month ago
a staunch supporter of the data center project. “You have to take risks sometimes.” The once-struggling timber town of Prineville, Oregon, for example, is reinventing itself as a digital hub since attracting Facebook’s first wholly owned data... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Prineville residents get creative trying to deter deerPRINEVILLE, Ore. (AP) — Residents of a central Oregon city are trying out new t
Prineville residents get creative trying to deter deer
KTVZ Bend / Posted a month ago
PRINEVILLE, Ore. (AP) — Residents of a central Oregon city are trying out new techniques to keep deer out of their yards after local officials decided not to fine people for feeding the animals. Prineville residents are using streamers, balloons,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Oregon residents get creative to try to scare deer from their yardsPRINEVILLE, Ore. — Residents of a Central Oregon city are trying out new techni
Oregon residents get creative to try to scare deer from their yards
The Seattle Times / Posted a month ago
PRINEVILLE, Ore. — Residents of a Central Oregon city are trying out new techniques to keep deer out of their yards after local officials decided not to fine people for feeding the animals. Prineville residents are using streamers, balloons,... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Cascades East Transit has big improvements on tapcommunity connector shuttles, and general public Dial-A-Ride services. CET prov
Cascades East Transit has big improvements on tap
KTVZ Bend / Posted 1 months ago
community connector shuttles, and general public Dial-A-Ride services. CET provides services in Bend, Redmond, La Pine, Prineville, Sisters, Madras, Metolius, Culver and Warm Springs. Cascades East Transit is the largest transit provider in the... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Howey, Sir Vronski look to extend win streakclaimers last week locally, Oregon import My Pal Sully, solid performer Yur Tea
Howey, Sir Vronski look to extend win streak
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 1 months ago
claimers last week locally, Oregon import My Pal Sully, solid performer Yur Teasing Me, and Moon Zoom, who captured the Art Smith Memorial Stakes this summer at Prineville for cagey trainer Shawna Whiteside, round out the cast for the Parlato featu... Read more

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