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In eawrly June, it was smoke-filled skies over Bend, now smoke blankets nearly everywhere else on the High Desert.
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Bend police staked out, surrounded and arrested an Idaho man wanted on aggravated assault and strangulation charges in the parking lot of a northeast Bend Safeway store Monday morning after learning from federal marshals the violent, likely armed fugitive was in the area, officers said.
10 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
A Central Oregon filmmaking company, Professor Child , has won two national awards for the latest installment in a film series it is producing about and for children going through challenging life events.
13 hrs ago | SFGate
A recent spate of natural gas line ruptures in Bend is a reminder that even with high-tech tools to map and find utilities, excavators sometimes fail to check for gas lines before they dig - or just run into other problems.
NewsChannel 21's Alicia Inns takes a ride in a hot air balloon for the annual Balloons Over Bend Festival.
Back in August of 1996, a nasty thunderstorm strikes Central Oregon. "I looked up in the sky and there were these huge billowing clouds, and I thought, 'Oh my goodness, it looks like a fire,'" said Linda Swearingen, who owned a house int he Sundance subdivision southeast of Bend and at the time was running for Deschutes County commissioner .
This morning the fire made a run toward the Lower Deschutes River near the small community of Dant, and the west edge of the river.
"Well, I'm going to be working with other leadership team members on caucus tactics, strategy and raising funds.
Residents wanted to get a sense of how the community felt about the selected site near their neighborhood on the west side of Bend.
While this blog typically focuses on breweries and events north of the border, Hood River is just barely Oregon and pFriem Family Brewers is one of our favorite breweries in the Northwest, so today we share information about the brewery's upcoming anniversary party.
Sunscreen, water, a baseball cap -- the essentials for any summer day at the beach or on a hike.
Renovations to the Colorado Avenue Dam are rushing forward. On Monday night, the Bend Planning Commission gave approval to Bend Parks and Rec's Colorado Dam Safe Passage Project, a bid to offer both safe passage and a new whitewater experience.
They're not hard to spot along the streets in Bend: Signs advertising various businesses and services.
Updated: Mon Jul 21, 2014 11:20 pm
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