Crook County Newswire

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  1. C.O. police plan Labor Day weekend DUII crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... agencies participating in the increased traffic enforcement Aug. 30-Sept. 2 include the Bend Police Department, Crook County Sheriff's Office, Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, Oregon State Police, Prineville Police Department, and Redmond Police ...

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  2. Monica Wehby Travels to Bend to Do Some CampaigningRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KBND-AM Bend

    ... direction. Deschutes County has a much higher unemployment rate than the national average, it's 8 percent, Crook County's is 10 percent and it's all because of the policies of Senator Merkley and President Obama leading us in the wrong direction." ...

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  3. Crook County is Close to Approving an Ordinance Banning the Sale of ECigarettes to MinorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | KBND-AM Bend

    ... may be surprised to learn it's not illegal to sell ecigarettes to youth because the industry is not regulated. Crook County Judge Mike McCabe says they are leading central Oregon, by being the first county in the area to ban the sales to youngsters. ...

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  4. Historic Crook County school saved by studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    NewsChannel 21's Wanda Moore went to Howard School northeast of Prineville and talked to a group of former students.

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  5. Spate of collisions across state, region highlight passing dangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Bike Portland

    ... on a bicycle tour was hit while biking westbound on the paved shoulder of Highway 126 east of Powell Butte in Crook County. That's about halfway between Redmond and Prineville in eastern Oregon. Bouwman was struck from behind by the front ...

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  6. 2 cougar cubs killed; Prineville neighbors on alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... Because of the danger in a residential neighborhood, authorities decided they had to shoot and kill them. Crook County sheriff's deputies asked the kids playing outdoors in the Crystal Springs neighborhood to go inside their homes, and that's when ...

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  7. Ore. DOJ: No criminal charges against Eric BushRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    An Oregon Department of Justice investigation found insufficient evidence to bring criminal charges against fired Prineville police chief Eric Bush regarding allegations of improper use of "flex time," city office equipment or travel reimbursements, Crook County District Attorney Daina Vitolins reported Monday.

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  8. Alcohol, speed factors in 2 Crook Co. crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Alcohol and speed were factors in a pair of injury crashes late Saturday and early Sunday in Crook County, sheriff's deputies said.

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  9. Prineville driver hurt, cited in O'Neil Hwy. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    A 52-year-old Prineville woman was taken to the hospital for treatment of serious injuries and cited for drunk driving after a crash Friday evening on NW O'Neil Highway, said Crook County sheriff's deputies.

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  10. Intel's tax break: Compare it to other Oregon tech dealsRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | The Courier Mailer

    ... million last year. The jobs : Facebook must employ at least 35 at 150 percent of the annual average wage in Crook County. The program : Enterprise zone. Apple, April 2012 The deal : Property tax exemptions on computers in Apple's Prineville data ...

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  11. Chasing specks on ChesapeakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... chance to land a native cutthroat made Yellowstone National Park infinitely more interesting than its geysers. Crook County, Oregon, can seem sedate. Then you stand knee deep in its cold Crooked River, fly rod wagging at the sun-fired walls of a ...

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  12. Horizon Christian adds feeder program; Wilsonville is deep and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | OregonLive.com

    Football: Horizon Christian builds by adding middle school program Baseball: Medford Mustangs put six on Area 4 all-star team Volleyball: Crook County coach Rosie Honl preaches fundamentals at Rimrock's club camp Football: Wilsonville encouraged by its deep pool of talent Football: Reigning Class 6A champion Central Catholic has a question mark at ... (more)

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  13. Prineville man injured in O'Neil Hwy. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    A 20-year-old Prineville man was flown to St. Charles Bend with life-threatening injuries late Wednesday afternoon after crashing his car off NW O'Neil Highway when he apparently reached to turn the radio down, Crook County sheriff's deputies said.

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  14. Crook County gets new K-9 to nip crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    A brand-new teammate clocked into work at the Crook County Sheriff's Office on Monday.

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  15. Crook County gets K-9 to nip crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Local TV Station KTVZ

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  16. New coach, new offense at Gladstone have team looking for same resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | OregonLive.com

    ... us, and in the same token, we have to have the same mentality that everyone is gunning for us." Corbett and Crook County will join the Tri-Valley, and traditional members Madras, Molalla and Estacada make up the rest. Gladstone went 5-0 in ...

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  17. ...MoreRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Bend Bulletin

    ... Guard were also interviewed. The city initially refused to release the investigative report, but last week the Crook County Legal Department sided with The Bulletin and other media organizations, overruling the city's denial and compelling it to ...

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  18. Baseball coach dies after winning state title; Lake Oswego's new ...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | OregonLive.com

    ... Girls rugby taking root in Sisters (Sisters Nugget) Grant Patterson, who has coached multiple sports at Crook County for nearly 40 years, calls it quits (Central Oregonian) Football: Molalla players getting a jump with summer workouts (Molalla ...

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  19. Report: Fired Prineville police chief unethical, fraudulentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... leave and weeks after he was fired. The nearly $50,000 investigation is only now made public after the Crook County District Attorney's Office directed the city to hand it over, at NewsChannel 21's request. The 277-page report on the investigation ...

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  20. Report: Bush falsified time records, misused city propertyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Bend Bulletin

    ... Guard were also interviewed. The city initially refused to release the investigative report, but last week the Crook County Legal Department sided with The Bulletin and other media organizations, overruling the city's denial and compelling it to ...

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