Bend man taken into custody by FBI for child pornography

A 22-year-old Bend man was arrested yesterday on charges of possession and distribution of child pornography. The FBI served a search warrant at the home of Pierce Morrow and found enough [...]

Wrong way driver on Bend Parkway crashes into officer, gets DUI

The Bend Parkway was closed for about 2 hours last night and early this morning as a 59-year-old Bend man was driving northbound in the southbound lanes and crashed into a Deschutes County Patrol [...]

Redmond man being looked for, may need medical help

The Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a 60-year-old Redmond man that may need medical attention. John Douglas was last seen around noon on January 10th as he was going to the Sonic [...]

Bend City Council refines charter changes to put before voters

The Bend City Council last night made some decisions on what they will put before the voters in May dealing with changes to the City Charter. They will ask that the mayor is elected by the people [...]

Bend man arrested on luring charges of 2 teenage grils

A 42-year-old Bend man has been arrested for attempting to lure two female juveniles over the internet through social media. According to Bend Police, Benjamin Finnestad is a registered sex [...]

Terrebonne man dies in single vehicle crash east of Sunriver

An 84-year-old Terrebonne man died yesterday on South Century Drive after he appears to have suffered a medical event, going off the road a rolling his vehicle. According to the Deschutes County [...]

1,700 students at Bend High evacuated due to fire in culinary classroom

All of Bend High School was evacuated yesterday due to a fire in an oven in the culinary classroom. Bend Fire responded around 1; 30 in the afternoon, as the fire in the oven, was put out, but [...]

Bail remains the same for teens involved in shooting incident near COCC campus

The 2 15-year-old boys involved in a shooting earlier this month of a 16-year-old near the COCC campus had a video court conference yesterday. Israel Garcia and Brandon Rodas have both been [...]

House arrest for woman charged with manslaughter

41-year-old Shantel Witt has been placed under house arrest after her hearing in Deschutes County Circuit Court yesterday. Witt has been charged with manslaughter, driving under the influence, [...]

2018 Deschutes County Fair and Rodeo Queen and Grand Marshal named

The Deschutes County Fair Association held its annual meeting last night at the fairgrounds in Redmond. The association found out that last years fair, even with the stifling hot weather and [...]