In their first two debates, Deschutes County District Attorney Patrick Flaherty and challenger John Hummel went back and forth, exchanging jabs. Tuesday night's third meeting, a forum held by the League of Women Voters, was a bit different.
A 61-year-old Prineville man faces DUII, hit-and-run and other charges after his pickup left a path of destruction in and around the Redmond Walgreen’s parking lot Tuesday evening, sending him and another man to the hospital, police said.
Under the Affordable Care Act, millions of people who previously had no insurance now have access to health care, and that has meant a lot morea work for some clinics -- and for one, in Bend, a drop in patients and change in roles.
Given favorable weather conditions, Deschutes National Forest fuel specialists on the Sisters Ranger District plan to conduct two prescribed fires beginning as early as Wednesday and continuing through the week.
A Redmond runner who crossed the finish line just moments before the bombs went off, in Boston last year reflects on the fear and terror. She also says her determination to return to Boston, is stronger than ever.
Sparks from metal-cutting ignited leaking fuel from a snowmobile Monday evening, and the resulting fire burned two snowmobiles and threatened a southeast Bend home before crews stopped it, officials said. They also credited a key defensible-space move with helping save the home.