Deschutes County Commissioners hold annual retreat

The Deschutes County Commissioners held their annual retreat yesterday to discuss a variety of issues from marijuana grow operations to open meeting policies to a proposed stabilization center [...]

Gas station robber turns himself in

The person who robbed the Fred Meyer gas station in Redmond last Friday turned himself into Police yesterday. 38-year-old Justin Johnson of Redmond was charged with robbery and theft. He was [...]

Mills arraignment on misdemeanor charge held

Sunriver Police Chief Marc Mills was arraigned yesterday in Deschutes County Circuit Court on 1 count of harassment for shoving a member of the Sunriver Police Department on December 1st of last [...]

Bend woman pleads guilty to charge of custodial sexual misconduct with inmate in Deschutes County Jail

A 43-year-old Bend woman who worked in the Deschutes County Jail in the kitchen has pleaded guilty to 1 count of 1st-degree custodial sexual misconduct for having a sexual relationship with an [...]

2nd candidate files for Deschutes County Commission seat held by Tony DeBone

A 2nd candidate has filed to run for the Deschutes County Commission position held by Tony DeBone. Ed Barbeau, owner of Pisano’s Pizza in Tumalo has thrown his hat into the ring. Barbeau ran [...]

Deschutes County Commissioners end series of meetings with agencies surrounding pot laws

The Deschutes County Commissioners have wrapped up their series of meetings with various officials and agencies surrounding marijuana laws in Oregon. The final meeting took place yesterday with [...]

Divers find body of Prineville man in Ochoco Reservoir

Crook County Search and Rescue recovered the body yesterday of the man who drowned Sunday at Ochoco Reservoir east of Prineville. According to the Crook County Sheriff’s Office, 35-year-old [...]

Redmond Police looking for man who robbed Fred Meyer gas station

The person who robbed the Fred Meyer gas station in Redmond on Friday has been identified. According to Redmond Police, the person is 38-year-old Justin Johnson of Redmond. Johnson lives in the [...]

Shop destroyed in La Pine

A 20 x 40-foot shop on Kiwa Lane in La Pine was destroyed yesterday when it caught on fire. According to La Pine Fire, the incident was called in mid-morning and when they arrived the structure [...]

Prineville man drowns in Ochoco Reservoir

Crook County Search and Rescue will look again this morning for the body of a man who drowned yesterday at Ochoco Reservoir east of Prineville. According to the Crook County Sheriff’s Office, [...]