Officer shoots, kills armed man at High Desert Museum

A police officer shot and killed an armed man after being called to a disturbance Tuesday afternoon at the High Desert Museum south of Bend, authorities said.



Fire Weather Warning:

Issued at: 1:48 PM PDT on May 31, 2016, expires at: 9:00 PM PDT on June 01, 2016
  • ...Red flag warning in effect from 2 PM to 9 PM PDT Wednesday for gusty winds and low humidity for fire weather zones 610...611 and 640... The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a red flag warning...which is in effect from 2 PM to 9 PM PDT Wednesday.
  • Affected area...eastern portions of fire weather zones orz610 and orz611...not including the higher elevations near the Cascade crest. Southern and western portions of fire weather zone orz640.
  • Timing...winds will increase Wednesday afternoon. The strongest winds are expected during the evening.
  • Wind...10 to 20 mph.
  • Minimum humidity...11 to 15 percent.
  • Impacts...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not recommended. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions are either occurring now....or will shortly. A combination of strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures can contribute to extreme fire behavior.

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