Body of lost Prineville man found SE of Bend

The body of a 69 year old Prineville man who went missing 2 months ago after having run out of gas near Crescent was found Sunday by hikers in the area of Bessie Butte South East of Bend. [...]

Bend La Pine School Board appoints new member

The Bend La Pine School board has appointed Carrie McPherson Douglass to fill the board vacancy left when Nori Juba resigned. McPherson Douglass was picked from 4 finalists who were narrowed down [...]

W-2 forms stolen in data breach from Redmond School District employees

A data breach at the Redmond School District has allowed someone impersonating Superintendent Mike McIntosh to get the information of 1000 W-2 tax forms from district employees. The information [...]

City of Bend purchases building on Wall for 1.15 million dollars

The City of Bend recently purchased a building on Wall Street to keep up with the growing number of staff members. The Wall Street Family Practice building was purchased for $ 1.15 million [...]

Alcohol possibly involved in 2 vehicle accident at the North end of Madras on Highway 26

A 2 car accident at the north end of Madras closed Highway 26 for about 45 minutes when a car hit a semi truck. According to the Oregon State Police, the accident happened around 11 in the [...]

4 vehicle accident on Highway 97 shuts down highway for about an hour

A 4 vehicle accident on Highway 97 near the La Pine Transfer Station shut down the highway for about an hour yesterday and sent 3 people to St. Charles Medical Center in Bend. According to the [...]

Home prices in Deschutes County among the fastest rising in the nation

Home prices for the Bend Redmond Metropolitan Area, which includes all of Deschutes County, are among the 10 fastest rising areas in the nation. According to a report from the Federal Housing [...]

Bend east side McDondalds gets broken into

Bend City Police are looking for a person who broke into the McDonalds on the east side of Bend early yesterday morning. According to police they received an alarm just after 2 in the morning and [...]

Edwin Lara back in court yesterday for pretrial hearing

31 year old Edwin Lara of Redmond was back in court yesterday as various motions are beginning to come before a judge prior to Lara’s trial which will be held October 10th. Lara has been charged [...]

Oregon Revenue Forecast shows a stronger economy for the state

Good news in the latest revenue forecast for Oregon that came out yesterday. State economists say that the economy in Oregon is strengthening both in urban and rural areas and those effects are [...]