Days after a Malaysian Airlines flight to Beijing vanished off the coast of the South China Sea, the search for wreckage -- and answers -- is being followed closely by one Bend resident. a long-time airline pilot and instructor who helped U.S. air carriers improve safety after a deadly string of crashes decades ago.
It's the new frontier -- legal medical marijuana dispensaries. And with the recent official state stamp of approval also comes new rules requiring cannabis to be lab-tested -- the perfect timing for a Bend chemist who knows the science behind the various strains of pot.
The Central Oregon Community College Board of Directors confirmed Friday that Prineville native Dr. Patrick Lanning is the top candidate in the search for a new president to succeed departing James Middleton.
An upset Bend motel guest allegedly destroyed the motel’s phone operator board, then led police on a chase Wednesday night. Officers said he crashed his pickup into a parked SUV by a South Third Street pub and ran but was caught with the help of a police dog.