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  1. OSU-Cascades picks dining-housing development firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Oregon State University - Cascades said Wednesday it has selected a partner to develop and construct the first student residence and dining/academic facilities that will sit on its proposed site in Bend, representing the four-year university long sought by the Central Oregon region. American Campus Communities was selected to be OSU-Cascades' partner in the development and construction of the $42 million campus project.

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  2. Bend river floaters warned: Safe passage soon - but not yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Local TV Station KTVZ

    With warm weather upon us, the Bend Park and Recreation District reminded river users Wednesday that floating the Deschutes River between Riverbend and Drake parks still requires portage around the Colorado Avenue dam, until the new sage passage project is done later this summer. As in previous years, floaters must take out upriver from the dam and walk around to the new pathway downriver to put back into the river.

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  3. Bethlehem Inn to house 5 newly released offendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Deschutes County Adult Parole & Probation announced Wednesday it is entering into a new partnership with the Bethlehem Inn emergency shelter in Bend to take in a small number of offenders released from prison who need transitional housing. In announcing the partnership, officials said the agreement with the Community Justice Department's Parole and Probation division continues the long history that the county and Bethlehem Inn have shared.

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  4. Central Oregon homeless count down, but not in BendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Local TV Station KTVZ

    The results of an annual count of Central Oregon's homeless, released Tuesday, showed improvement in some areas, but little change in Bend, where higher rents and few vacancies have made it a continued struggle for many to keep a roof over their heads. The Central Oregon Homeless Leadership Coalition released the data collected from the annual Point-In-Time Homeless Count, conducted on Thursday, January 29. Compared to the previous year, 160 more people experiencing homelessness were unsheltered, "a harsh reality for the quality of life Central Oregon aspires to sustain for the families that live here," officials said in their announcement of the results.

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  5. More Prescribed Burns Planned This WeekRead the original story

    Wednesday | KBND-AM Bend

    ... Highway 20 through the Ranch and along Forest Road 300. Another burn is planned for Thursday near Phil's Trailhead in Bend. The 70-acre burn is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. about one mile south of the Trailhead parking area off Skyliner Road. It ...

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  6. Bend Man Faces Charges Following Drug ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KBND-AM Bend

    A Bend man faces multiple charges, including Money Laundering and Possession and Distribution of Controlled Substances, following an investigation by the Central Oregon Drug Enforcement Team. Detectives arrested 46-year-old Daniel Parkhurst last week as he left the Bend Postal Connections store.

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  7. Hydro Flask Expands Bend HeadquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KBND-AM Bend

    One of Bend's most notable businesses is experiencing growing pains at its NorthWest Crossing headquarters. Hydro Flask CEO Scott Allan tells KBND the company doubled its workforce in the past year, and has outgrown its building just two years after moving in.

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  8. Central Oregon Homeless Count Shows Little ProgressRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KBND-AM Bend

    ... to participants, was rent affordability and unavailable housing. Moore says the most troubling stats came out of Bend, where the number of homeless rose slightly. "Unfortunately, what we have seen over the past few years, when the housing rate is so ...

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  9. Ingrain Social Media of Bend, Oregon Launches a Mobile Friendly WebsiteRead the original story

    Wednesday | PR Log

    PRLog - May 27, 2015 - BEND, Ore. -- Ingrain Social Media of Bend, Oregon has launched a new website designed to make digital marketing and social media services more accessible to local businesses.

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  10. Hydro Flask To Move To Bigger HeadquartersRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Sporting Goods Business

    Hydro Flask, the maker of insulated stainless steel flasks, revealed plans for a new state-of-the-art headquarters facility in Bend, OR. After two years in its current Northwest Crossing location, the company's continued growth has spurred the need for a larger space and an elevated office design that will support the brand's outdoor-loving culture.

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  11. As summer starts, C.O. tourism industry sizzlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... is becoming so popular that COVA and other tourism organizations worry it will only get tougher to find a hotel. Visit Bend CEO Doug LaPlaca estimated every room in Bend was booked within a 10-mile radius of the city for Memorial Day. He said part ...

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  12. Labor chief visits Bend, Redmond HSRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Oregon Labor Commissioner Brad Avakian toured the technical education programs at Bend and Redmond high schools on Tuesday, making the case for more investment in hands-on leawrning

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  13. South Sister family hike goes awry; safety tips givenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... an avid hiker. "The high mountains are pretty socked in, the higher up you go -- a lot of ice and danger," said Bend resident Duane Myers. Central Oregon is no stranger to visitors, but no matter where you are from, you're urged to stay safe. ...

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  14. Bend oxycodone-steroids dealer arrested, drug agents sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Local TV Station KTVZ

    A Bend man was arrested late last week on charges he ran a long-standing, region-wide drug trafficking operation. While a raid of his home allegedly turned up $150,000 worth of oxycodone, steroids and other drugs, he was released from jail the next day, authorities said Tuesday.

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  15. Walden meets with C.O. veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Rep. Greg Walden met Tuesday in Bend with Central Oregon veterans to discuss issues with a VA program designed to help rural veterans get care close to home.

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  16. 'Highly visible' burn planned Thursday west of BendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Specific wind and weather conditions should allow fuel specialists to stage a 70-acre prescribed burn Thursday in the West Bend Project area near Phil's Trailhead off of Skyliners Road west of Bend, officials said. If conditions remain favorable, ignitions will begin at 10 a.m. Thursday About one mile of the KGB trail between Forest Road 4604 and the Marvin's Garden Trail will be closed Wednesday and Thursday to prepare for and complete the burn, officials said.

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  17. Bend baseball ready for state tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Local TV Station KTVZ

    The 8-seeded Bend Lava Bears are ready for Wednesday's game against 9-seeded Wilsonville in Round 1 of the state tournament.

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  18. Acerbic tech analyst is selling home full of gizmosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Business Journal

    Air conditioning and heating zoned for each room, solar panels, advanced wiring for strong Wi-Fi and a personal weather station are all part of the package when you buy this tech analyst's house. Prolific tech expert Rob Enderle, president and principal analyst for the Enderle Group , is selling his San Jose "contemporary smart home with city views" in the East Foothills neighborhood for $1.35 million to make a move to Bend, Oregon, where he is looking forward to enjoying less traffic congestion.

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  19. Coquille Indian Tribe chooses Metcalf as CEO of CEDCORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | KCBY-TV Coos Bay

    NORTH BEND, Ore. The Coquille Indian Tribe has selected Judy Metcalf as Chief Executive Officer of the Coquille Economic Development Corporation .

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  20. Contractor Accident Causes Gas Leak in BendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | KBND-AM Bend

    Bend Fire Department and Bend Police are currently on the scene of an intermediate-sized gas leak near Colorado Bridge. Officials closed down Colorado in both directions to deal with the leak, which started around 8:00 a.m. and has not been shut off.

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