Is it a measure that’s going to change the way you live? Probably not, unless you’re a state judge. And according to experts, probably not even if you ARE a state judge. But Measure 87 is still necessary bureaucratic work that could use your vote.
Hurricane Odile ripped through the resort town of Cabo San Lucas in Mexico just over a week ago, stranding tourists for days. Redmond resident Dutch Hockett was visiting with his wife, and they finally got home Saturday night.
The Ochoco National Forest has issued a Record of Decision for the Wolf Fuels and Vegetation Management Project, an analysis that began in 2013 and incorporated significant input from the Ochoco Forest Restoration Collaborative and other members of the public.
Tristan Saldana is in eighth grade. He is 14 years old. He likes to swim and play with cars. He also was born with Down syndrome and is this year's Sparrow at Cascade Middle School. And while he was the star of Friday's assembly, a man whose illness sparked the program 22 years ago also was there.
Some citizens worried about a family with three young children who climbed South Sister Sunday afternoon contacted authorities, saying they didn’t appear prepared for the suddenly stormy conditions. A search-and-rescue operation followed, to find them, but they apparently were doing fine.