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Bend-La Pine superintendent candidate forums changed

There has been a change to the schedule of community forums for the four finalists to become the next Bend-La Pine Schools superintendent, officials said Monday.

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Transient arrested in SE Bend motel stabbing

A 44-year-old Redmond transient was arrested early Monday in the stabbing of a roommate during a dispute at a southeast Bend motel, police said.

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Bend student's alleged list of others to harm prompts probe

Parents at Juniper Elementary School in northeast Bend have been informed a “safety plan” is in place after a student was alleged to have written a list “naming students to harm.” They were told in a letter last week that police and others had determined “there was no imminent threat or safety concern” in the matter.

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Small plane makes rough emergency landing at RDM

A small plane made a rough but safe emergency landing at Redmond Airport Sunday morning after experiencing engine problems, authorities said.

Knott Landfill

Bend landfill visit by Kitzhaber, Hayes draws deputies

Workers at Deschutes County's Knott Landfill became suspicious when former Gov. John Kitzhaber and his fiancée, Cylvia Hayes, showed up to dump some trash last week.

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2 Bend schools subject of ADA complaint

BEND, Ore. (AP) — A Central Oregon school district is evaluating two schools for Americans with Disabilities Act compliance after a complaint was filed with the U.S. Department of Education.

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Bend businessman charged with animal sex abuse

The executive director of a Central Oregon health care provider association has been arrested on charges out of McMinnville that include sexual assault of an animal, authorities said Friday.

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FD: Sprinklers, alarm saved SE Bend welding shop

A fire in a southeast Bend industrial park Thursday night caused $30,000 damage to a welding shop, but likely would have been far more severe and spread to adjoining businesses if a sprinkler system and fire alarm hadn’t kicked in, officials said.

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

A slowdown in the fourth quarter did not boot Deschutes County (the Bend-Redmond metro area) out of the nation’s top 10 for home price appreciation in 2014, federal statistics out Thursday said.

Father charged in Crook County dispute

Prineville dad charged in Crook County HS outburst

John Kriner of Prineville was charged with disorderly conduct, but he said all he was doing was helping his autistic son, Christopher.

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