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Police exclude man from downtown Bend

Police say Bend man broke bank windows downtown

Police arrested a Bend man on theft and other charges early Friday morning in downtown Bend after they say they saw him smash a bank window with a chair.

Pot grows may go to voters

Deschutes County may put hold on cannabis growers

Deschutes County commissioners are considering implementing a moratorium on large-scale growing operations in rural areas.

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Corner Creek Fire closure area being reduced

Beginning Sunday morning, the closure area for the Corner Creek fire on the eastern end of the Ochoco National Forest will be reduced, allowing public access again to Black Canyon Wilderness and several other popular roads and recreation sites.

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City, BendFilm hold youth filmmaking contest

The City of Bend and BendFilm are partnering to provide a hands-on educational opportunity for young filmmakers in grades 6-12.

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Ex-La Pine resident involved in fatal coast crash

A Lincoln City man was killed Friday morning when his car struck the rear of a gravel truck that had just turned onto Highway 101, Oregon State Police reported. The truck driver had just recently moved from La Pine to Lincoln City.

Bend Neff and Shepard roads crash

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Driver injured in crash at NE Bend intersection

A 59-year-old Corvallis man was taken to St. Charles Bend after he apparently ran a stop sign and his car collided with an SUV at a northeast Bend intersection, police said.

Bend transient charged with arson

Bend transient accused of burglary, arson in $265,000 office blaze

A 47-year-old transient faces arson, burglary and other charges, accused of breaking into a southwest Bend office building early Thursday and setting a fire that caused  $265,000 in damages, police and fire officials said.

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Update on planned Lake Billy Chinook rocket jump

BEND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon officials are considering a southern California man's plan to jump Lake Billy Chinook on a steam-propelled rocket.

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Deschutes County voters may decide ban on pot sites

ALFALFA, Ore. (AP) — Deschutes County may postpone implementing the state's recreation marijuana law until voters can decide on banning pot sales.

Gov signs Whisnant bill to boost low-income housing

Governor Kate Brown on Tuesday signed HB 2690, a bill championed by state Reps. David Gomberg (D-Lincoln City) and Gene Whisnant (R-Sunriver)  that provides a property tax exemption for proven non-profit housing developers that acquire land for the purpose of building low-income housing.

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