Crook County Newswire

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  1. Matthew Sipowicz, Lara Rakocevic add to their resumes at 4A/3A/2A/1A tennis championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    ... state championship. Also winning for the third year in a row was Rakocevic. The Catlin Gabel junior bested Crook County senior Elsa Harris 6-0, 6-0 in the girls final. In doubles action, Catlin Gabel juniors Sam Schrott and Ian McClanan defeated ...

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  2. Crook County man pleads not guilty in son's shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    The 72-year-old Brown is accused of killing his 51-year-old son, also named William Brown, earlier this month at their home in Post. A probable cause affidavit states the elder Brown called 911 to report he'd shot his son after he had "come after him."

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  3. Marshfield blazes to 4A girls 400-meter victory: VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Check out both sections of the Class 4A girls 400-meter relay at the OSAA track and field championships Saturday at Hayward Field. Marshfield won the state championship with a time of 49.44 seconds. Astoria came in second with a 50.26 and Crook County was third qwith a 50.54.

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  4. Decision 2015: Bend Park Board chairman loses seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... the lower turnout. Jefferson County had the highest mail-ballot return rate, at about 28 percent, followed by Crook County at 23 percent and Deschutes County at nearly 18 percent. In Bend's closely-watched three-way Bend Park and Rec board race, ...

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  5. Other Views: Vaccine rate improvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... states. Last year, Oregonians had the highest opt-out rate for kindergarteners in the country at 7 percent. Crook County's rate was 2.7 percent. Jefferson County's rate was 1 percent. Deschutes County had the worst rate in Central Oregon at 8.3 ...

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  6. Crook County Fires Stretch ResourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | KBND-AM Bend

    Crook County Fire and rescue responded to two RV fires at nearly the same time, Thursday afternoon. The first call came in just after 4 p.m., with a fully engulfed trailer fire just south of Prineville.

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  7. Pair of fires burn RVs in Prineville areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Two RV fires reported a half-hour apart had Crook County Fire and Rescue crews' hands full late Thursday afternoon. The first fire was reported just after 4 p.m. southeast of Prineville, on Juniper Canyon Road, but access was challenging due to a long access road to BLM lands, said Fire Marshal Casey Kump.

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  8. Post Homicide Victim IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | KBND-AM Bend

    The Crook County Sheriff's Office has revealed the name of the man shot and killed at a home in the rural community of Post. Investigators say 51-year-old William Brown was shot by a relative during a domestic dispute.

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  9. Crook County Kids Explore the Great OutdoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | KBND-AM Bend

    Ochoco National Forest is introducing key conservation and nature concepts to over 650 Crook County area students at an event today. It's through a "Fin, Fire and Feather" annual event.

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  10. Gladiators bag another league title in softballRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Clackamas Review

    ... hits in 12 at bats, as the Gladiators handled Madras (11-1 in five innings), Estacada (15-1) and 12th-ranked Crook County (8-2). The Gladiators trailed early in last Friday's game at Crook County. Cowgirl leadoff hitter Annie Dalton led off the game ...

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  11. Glad cindermen go undefeated in dualsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Clackamas Review

    The Gladstone Gladiators closed out the regular season in boys track and field strong, rallying around their sprinters to drop Estacada 75-66 and Crook County 68-60 in a May 6 meet with the Rangers, Cowboys and Southwest Christian at Estacada. Senior Eric Prom , sophomore Jesse Pummel and senior Rowan Richter went one-two-three in the boys 100-meter dash; senior Mac McCaslin and Pummel were the first two runners across the finish line in the 200; and senior Armand Jayne was a runaway winner in the 400-meter dash.

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  12. Gladiators go 12-0 as they clinch the TVC baseball titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Clackamas Review

    With three more wins in last week's league games, the Gladiators upped their record to 12-0 in Tri-Valley Conference league play. With last week's wins over Madras , Estacada and Crook County , the defending TVC champion Gladiators clinched their fifth league title in the past eight seasons.

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  13. Tragedy strikes on Terrible TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    NewsChannel 21's Katie Higgins traveled to the rural Crook County town of Post to talk to shocked neighbors about a killing late Monday night.

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  14. Local Alert Weather, Tue. EveningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Crook County investigators on Tuesday identified the victim of a deadly shooting at a home in the rural community of Post as William Brown, 51. Many details have not been released, but shocked neighbors said a father and adult son lived there -- and they were told the father killed his son.

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  15. Crook County Continues Ban on Pot ShopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | KBND-AM Bend

    Crook County officials say they will continue to block medical marijuana dispensaries, indefinitely. The announcement comes despite a decision by the county's only incorporated city to allow the businesses.

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  16. Homicide Investigation Underway in PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | KBND-AM Bend

    The Crook County Sheriff's office is investigating a homicide in the small community of Post, 25 miles southeast of Prineville. Deputies were dispatched to SE Terrible Trail at about 10:30 Monday night to a reported shooting inside the residence.

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  17. Man shot, killed at home in Post area of Crook CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Authorities are investigating a fatal shooting late Monday night at a home in the remote, rural community of Post, Crook County sheriff's deputies said. Undersheriff John Gautney said deputies were dispatched around 10:30 p.m. Monday to a report of a shooting at a home on Southeast Terrible Trail, about 25 miles southeast of Prineville and east of Prineville Reservoir.

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  18. Gladstone rebounds from slow start to dominate Tri-Valley Conference softballRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The Oregonian

    ... in the Tri-Valley Conference, clinching at least a share of the title Friday with an 8-2 win over second-place Crook County. They have won 28 consecutive conference games dating to the 2013 season. Gladstone is batting .333 for the season, including ...

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  19. Prineville PD, Crook Co. SO join in 'seatbelt blitz'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    The Prineville Police Department and the Crook County Sheriff's Office are joining other Oregon law enforcement agencies in a statewide safety belt and child car seat traffic enforcement "blitz' from May 18-31. The enhanced "Click or Ticket" enforcement is provided through overtime funding from the Oregon Department of Transportation and the USDOT's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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  20. New Firefighting Tools Coming To PrinevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | KBND-AM Bend

    ... the region's warm and dry winter and spring. Governor Kate Brown has already declared a drought emergency in Crook County. Kelly Coffelt, Prineville Airport Manager, is working with the Department of Forestry to house two new Single Engine Air ...

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