KTVZ Top Stories

Ban on campfire remains as does fire danger

Campfire bans confusing but necessary, officials say

Starting Tuesday, the Willamette National Forest and Lane County are lifting their ban on campfires. They are the exception to the rule. Campfire bans remain in place on the Deschutes and Ochoco national forests and BLM lands in Central Oregon, where much less rain fell of late.

Lottery still waiting to hear from Bend's big jackpot winner

More than a week after someone struck it rich in Bend, the Oregon Lottery has yet to hear from the winner of a $6.4 million Oregon Lottery Megabucks jackpot.

Campfire generic

Oregon Dept. of Forestry

State parks campfire ban extended through Labor Day

The statewide state park ban on campfires and open flames will continue for another week, through the Labor Day holiday weekend, officials said Tuesday.

Facebook Prineville data centers aerial view

Facebook

Facebook makes it official: Third Prineville data center on way

Facebook officials made it official Tuesday, announcing they will build a third, larger data center in Prineville after city and Crook County officials approved a new property tax break last week.

Bike left behind by Sistters intruder

Deschutes County Sheriff's Office

Fleeing Tollgate burglars leave mountain bike behind

A couple living in the Tollgate subdivision near Sisters awakened early Sunday to find a stranger in their bedroom, who they chased away – but apparently he or another man found waiting outside left their mountain bike behind, Deschutes County sheriff’s deputies said Tuesday.

Photo: Bend Albertsons makes that change

Barney Lerten/KTVZ.COM

Haggen sues Albertsons for $1 billion over grocery deal

BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — The small grocery chain Haggen is suing Albertsons for more than $1 billion, alleging the supermarket giant engaged in efforts to eliminate it as a viable competitor in five states.

New Prineville hospital rendering

St. Charles Health System

St. Charles set for move to new Prineville hospital

Two years ago, St. Charles Health System’s Board of Directors recognized Prineville was ready for a new hospital. The board approved the construction of a facility that was consistent with the nonprofit organization’s vision for health services in the region.

Corner Creek Fire

Wolf Mountain Lookout

Campground, trail reopen in July Ochoco fire area

The closure area surrounding July’s Corner Creek Fire on Paulina Ranger District of the Ochoco National Forest has been reduced again, allowing access to Mud Springs Campground and South Prong Trailhead.

Klamath County sheriff Frank Skrah

Klamath sheriff asks court to force deputies back to work

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — Klamath County Sheriff Frank Skrah is asking a court to force seven deputies who are on non-disciplinary leave back to work.

Judge drops case against gay-rights activist Terry Bean

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — A judge has dismissed sex-crimes charges against prominent gay rights activist Terry Bean, who was accused of having sex with a 15-year-old boy.

Laptop computer hack internet hacking download generic

Sean Gallup/Getty Images

China, Russia amassing info from hacks

Chinese and Russian intelligence services are collecting personally identifiable information on a grand scale so they can target American government workers for counter-intelligence, a U.S. official told CNN Tuesday.

More Pay It Forward
More Money
More Health
More Movies
 
4 areas are now under advisories, watches or severe weather warnings.
Advertisement
  • Love Local

    KTVZ encourages you to shop from these locally owned businesses and help keep Central Oregon the thriving community that we all love. View More>>

Deschutes County 2014 home price rise No. 10 in U.S.

Homes and home sites, NE Bend

A slowdown in the fourth quarter did not boot Deschutes County (the Bend-Redmond metro area) out of the nation’s top 10 for…

More Extraordinary Living

Sign up for KTVZ Emails

  • KTVZ Email Newsletters

    newsletterimage

    Sign up for Breaking News, Daily Headlines, Local Alert Weather, Severe Weather Alerts and much more!

KTVZ.COM Poll

Most Popular

Connect with KTVZ.com

YouTubeiOS Mobile AppGoogle PlusMobile WebsiteAndroid Mobile AppTwitterRSSFacebook Email
Advertisement