KTVZ Top Stories

Decision 2016

5 well-known politicians compete for secretary of state

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — In a solidly blue state that hasn't elected a Republican to a statewide office since 2002, the only major partisan race this year that doesn't have political observers yawning is for Oregon secretary of state.

(img1)Sisters city manager resigns VID

Sisters city manager Gorayeb resigns under fire

A tumultuous chapter ended in Sisters on Thursday, resulting in the resignation of city manager Andrew Gorayeb. City officials agreed to pay him over $100,000 in severance.

Motor home fire Funny Farm

Don Crouch

Motor home burns in fierce fire north of Bend

A fierce, fast fire destroyed a motor home near Highway 97 north of Bend Friday morning, sending up thick, black smoke visible over a wide area, but the occupant escaped unharmed.

Police lights night (generic)

Two shot, wounded in John Day; one critical

Two John Day men were shot and wounded, one critically, at a trailer park in John Day late Thursday night, and a suspect has been identified and interviewed, authorities said.

Warm Springs breaks ground on greenhouse img2

Warm Springs tribes hope cannabis will kick-start economy, jobs

The Warm Springs tribes, their ventures operation and business partner Sentinel Strainwise broke ground Friday on a 36,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art greenhouse, part of a big move into marijuana cultivation and retail sales.

Kenya building collapse

Building collapse in Kenya, at least 12 killed

Hours after a residential building collapsed in a heap of rubble in Kenya's capital, a man emerged, triumphant, holding up a baby wrapped in a pink blanket as the crowd of rescuers and onlookers cheered.

(img1)Community reacts to Rockridge Skatepark vid

Planned NE Bend skatepark design gets mixed reviews

A 36-acre multi-use park in the works for Bend's northeast side. Rockridge Park, on the corner of 18th Street and Egypt Drive, will feature a disc golf course and youth bike trail. But another feature is stirring up mixed feelings in one segment of the community.

Bend Fire Department

Bend Fire and Rescue needs your help to help others

The Bend Fire and Rescue Community Assistance program was created by the Bend Firefighters Association in 2002, and has helped many in the community in times of crisis. Now, it could use your help to keep on giving.

(img1)Prescribed burn near Bend

Prescribed burns near Bend, Sisters this weekend

If weather conditions remain favorable, the Deschutes National Forest has several prescribed burns planned for the weekend.

Oregon state seal

Oregon AG goes after company over fake invoice scam

Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum and Secretary of State Jeanne Atkins announced Friday a settlement against a fraudulent company, “Oregon State Compliance,” that sent Oregon businesses a fake invoice.

Police lights (generic)

Man charged after 30 guns stolen in Gresham

GRESHAM, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a convicted felon has been charged in federal court with unlawful possession of a firearm after 30 guns were stolen from a Gresham home.

More Decision 2016
More Pay It Forward
More Money
More @ The Movies
More Health
More Pets
More Autos
There are currently no severe weather alerts.
  • Fun mother-daughter outings

    Mother, teenage daughter

    Mother-daughter days can be a fun way to create memories and bond. Check out some ideas for your next mother-daughter outing.

  • 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>>

  • Preparation key in care talk with aging parents

    Sick parent

    Aging is inevitable for the human race. However, aging is also a difficult time for the elderly and their families because there are some worries and even loses that go along with it. Here are some tips to help handle the difficult subject.

Report: Deschutes County home prices up 9 percent in year

Bend homes (generic)

Bend-Redmond (Deschutes County) home prices rose 9 percent over the year ending in August, CoreLogic, a property information…

More Extraordinary Living


Sign up for KTVZ Emails

  • KTVZ Email Newsletters


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

Most Popular

Connect with KTVZ.com

YouTubeiOS Mobile AppGoogle PlusMobile WebsiteAndroid Mobile AppTwitterRSSFacebook Email