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New Redmond councilor sworn in

Boothroyd picked for Redmond council vacancy

The city of Redmond has been looking for a new council member after Councilor Heather Carlin resigned last month due to health issues. Mayor George Endicott recommended the councilors appoint a Central Oregon native who brings a wealth of financial and management experience to the table. 

Register now to vote on ga tax

Time to register (or update) to vote in March, May elections

It's time to register (or change your registration) to vote in the March 8 Bend special election on the 5-cent gas tax, and also a good time to do so for the May 17th primary election.

East Coast cities woo Bend s big brew

East Coast cities wooing what Deschutes is brewing

Shipping costs and business growth have been the deciding factors in Deschutes Brewery’s planned expansion to the East Coast. And some of the cities in the running for the new brewery aren't just putting out the welcome mat - they are in the midst of full-fledged social media campaigns.

Ronald Livermore weapons mugshot

Crook County Sheriff's Office

Prineville man convicted in animal abuse case

A Prineville man has been convicted and sentenced on charges related to abusing and killing calves after he pleaded no contest in Crook County Circuit Court last week.

Prescribed burn Pedro Quintana

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Prescribed burns underway in C.O. to cut wildfire risk

The Bureau of Land Management's Prineville District has launched several prescribed burn projects in Central Oregon to cut the amount of dry brush and trim the threat of intense wildfires.

Photo: Bend Albertsons makes that change

Barney Lerten/KTVZ.COM

Auction of 33 core Haggen grocery stores delayed again

BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — The auction of 33 stores in Washington and Oregon owned by grocery store chain Haggen has been delayed for a third time.

Special report Beauty and the Beast Pt 1

Special report: Bend parks soar, while streets crumble

Each year, property tax bills pour into the homes of Central Oregonians. You may sigh and sign your name on a check without a moment’s hesitation, but did you ever really look into where your money is going -- and why?

Hwy. 20 double-fatal Burns

Oregon State Police

OSP: Third person dies from Hwy. 20 head-on crash near Burns

Oregon State Police said Tuesday a Redmond woman has died at a Boise hospital of injuries suffered in a Feb. 1 head-on crash on U.S. Highway 20E just east of Burns that also claimed the lives of both drivers.

Pilot Butte Canal

Oregon Parks and Recreation Department

Bend Pilot Butte Canal segment makes National Historic Register

A segment of the Pilot Butte Canal between Cooley Road and Yeoman Road in Bend and Deschutes County is Oregon's latest entry in the National Register of Historic Places, the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department announced Monday.

Deschutes Brewery plans to expand

Early Look: East Coast cities wooing Deschutes Brewery

Bend's still-expanding Deschutes Brewery is weighing a decision among several East Coast candidate cities for its new brewery.

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