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Bend Salvation Army, volunteers deliver Thanksgiving meals

More ta 100 people got a warm Thanksgiving meal in Bend Thursday afternoon. The Salvation Army and AmeriCorps volunteers worked around the clock to get everything ready.

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Bend's 'I like Pie' runners also liked the snow, too

This Thanksgiving, many Central Oregonians ate pie for breakfast, but not until they completed a 2-K run. Thursday was FootZone's ninth annual "I Like Pie" run at snowy Drake Park in Bend.

Dangerous driving conditions

After big C.O. snowfall, icy roads remain

The first big snowfall of the season caused chaos on Central Oregon's roads on Tuesday -- and the driving challenges are far from over.

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Power back on in Madras after late-night outage

A power outage hit more than 1,300 Pacific Power customers in Madras for over two hours late Thanksgiving Eve.

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Bend-Redmond area still in Top 10 for rising home prices

U.S. house prices rose 1.3 percent in the third quarter of 2015 according to the Federal Housing Finance Agency's House Price Index, released Wednesday, which also again put the Bend-Redmond metro area in the top 10 for the largest home price rises.

Special report Bye Bye Bikes

Special Report: Bike thefts surge in Bend

The city of Bend is known as being a bike-friendly town. But as NewsChannel 21's Dan McCarthy reports, it's also become friendly to bike thieves. 

Chicago protests pre-Black Friday

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Protesters to disrupt Chicago on Black Friday

Chicago will continue its steady boil on Friday when protesters will march on its luxury corridor during a major shopping holiday and press their outrage over an officer's killing of teenager Laquan McDonald.

Threatening to dent Michigan Avenue's econ...

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Fall photos: Big High Desert Snow Dump, more

Our fall photo album took a turn for the white Tuesday as a foot or more of snow dumped over much of the High Desert. Here's a few of those photos - and others from earlier this fall. Feel free to send 1-2 of yours (and where taken/by whom) to stories@ktvz.com.

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Portland high school cancels dance over dirty dancing

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Administrators at a Portland high school have canceled an upcoming winter dance because of concerns about dirty dancing.

Suit claims man was roughed up at Eugene bus station

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — A man is suing the Eugene-area transit district saying he was slammed into a sidewalk and handcuffed at a downtown bus station.

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4 reasons Russia, Turkey can't afford a trade war

A war of words has erupted after Turkey shot down a Russian warplane on Tuesday.

Russian President Vladimir Putin called the downing of the jet a "stab in the back by the terrorists' accomplices." His Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused M...


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  • NASA says space anomaly caused by comets

    Comet ISON

    Cameron McCarty/MEO/MSFC/NASA

    An anomaly in deep space that has been the focus of speculation and observation for weeks over possible extraterrestrial life may have just been solved.

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Rock band supports bullied girl's dreams

Foster the People

Foster the People at SXSW 2011 by Jason Persse - Flickr. Licensed via Commons

It's another example of how one person's story can make a big impact.

Nanae Munemasa, 17, spoke to CNN in September about the rising teen suicide rates in her home country of Japan.

She shared her story of being bullied since elementary school, which b...

Casey Kasem's children file wrongful death suit

Casey Kasem


Three children of radio host Casey Kasem filed a wrongful death suit against his widow, accusing her of elder abuse and emotional neglect.

"Casey's early death occurred as a direct and proximate result of Jean's neglect and physical abuse of Casey," t...

Bend's 'I like Pie' runners also liked the snow, too

I like pie (1)

This Thanksgiving, many Central Oregonians ate pie for breakfast, but not until they completed a 2-K run. Thursday was FootZone's ninth annual "I Like Pie" run at snowy Drake Park in Bend.

Why Adele speaks to you

Adele 25 cover

CNN, XL Recordings, Jive Records, Spotify, BBC, TF1 Productions

As you read this, the numbers cited below are changing at such a spectacular rate that the recording industry is pinching itself to see if it's dreaming ... or, more likely, in utter disbelief that it's still alive. And well.

Because in an age when ni...

'Concussion' ads start to air during NFL games

DET vs PHL Week 12

Gregory Shamus Getty Images

At the end of the first quarter of the Thanksgiving Day Eagles-Lions football game, there was a startling commercial for "Concussion."


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