Central Oregon’s fire season is typically from July 1st through early October. Looking at the Southern Oscillation — most commonly referred to as El Niño and La Niña — through October, it favors an El Niño pattern, NewsChannel meteorologist Travis Knudsen says.
A month after the Two Bulls Fire erupted, Central Oregon agencies held a meeting about what they can learn from the wildfire that forced evacuations of hundreds and threatened the same for thousands of residents on the west side of Bend.
Oregon State Police say a new law will mean more predatory sex offenders' information will be available to the public. But police also warn that parents should not rely on maps or databases to keep their families safe.
OSU-Cascades officials had hoped to avoid a contentious land use battle over its choice for a four-year campus. Today, that doesn't appear to be the case. But are all of the university's arguments for, or opposing groups' arguments against the university's Westside plans based on facts?
Only 2 to 3 percent of Oregon's registered sex offenders are available in the Oregon State Police's public database, while the information on thousands more predatory offenders are restricted from the public, NewsChannel 21's Kandra Kent reports
These days, most kids are doing more learning on keyboards than they are on paper -- and for some, it's hurting their handwriting. High Desert teachers and students weigh in on the importance of cursive in this digital age.
Every year, there is worry about whether enough snow remains on the mountain for the downhill and Nordic legs of the U.S. Bank Pole Pedal Paddle. But Mt. Bachelor operations crews and skiers alike say, "Have no fear, the snow is still here."