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Bend family reunion 20 years in the making

Local father reunited with his children

It’s a story that doesn’t happen every day: The reunion in Bend of a father and his children after 20 years of searching.

Bend's housing crisis, Pt. 2: What are solutions?

Bend's housing crisis: Solutions in sight?

After renting for years, Maren Poletay's landlord sold the home she shared with her kids, her aging father and their three dogs.

Bend's housing crisis, Pt. 1: Who's to blame?

Bend housing crisis Who s to blame

Here's something not news to many: There's a housing crisis in Central Oregon, with Bend as its no-vacancy epicenter.

Honor Flight: Last day in nation's capital

Honor Flight Another special day

Saturday was the last day of the Oregon World War II veterans' Honor Flight visit to Washington, D.C.. Fifty veterans from all over the state started the day at the Lincoln Memorial.

Honor Flight: Emotional visit to WWII Memorial

Honor Flight The big day arrives

Fifty of Oregon's World War II veterans had their first full day in the nation's capital, and NewsChannel 21's Wanda Moore traveled with them.

Dog boarding: An unregulated industry

Dog boarding rules and regulations

In Central Oregon, we take our dogs with us everywhere. It's one of the Top 10, if not the most dog-friendly town in the U.S. But when you leave Dog Town USA and board your pup, just how friendly is it?

Five C.O. World War II veterans share their stories

Honor Flight WWII veterans head East

Five Central Oregon World War II veterans sat down to talk with NewsChannel 21's Wanda Moore about their wartime memories before she joins them on their Honor Flight to the WWII Memorial in Washington, D.C. 

Special report Pt. 2: A look at marijuana's health impacts

Marijuana A look at health impacts

In Part 2 of our three-part series, NewsChannel 21's Lauren Martinez looked into the health impacts of marijuana, to see what our local health professionals think.

Special report Pt. 1: 'Cheat sheet' for legal marijuana

0512 pot pic

July 1, 2015 will be a groundbreaking day for many Oregonians. Many might not notice a difference. This summer, those over the age of 21 are legally allowed to possess and consume marijuana in the state of Oregon. We begin a three-part special report with a look at the new rules and where things stand.

County jails' operating costs add up fast

Special report the cost of county jail

Your tax dollars keep our county jails running. NewsChannel 21 wanted to know how that money is being spent.

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