Pennsylvania man helped out of area east of Bend by Search and Rescue

A man from Pennsylvania had to be rescued yesterday after spending a very cold night out east of Bend off Walker Road on the Tumulus Trail. According to Deschutes County Search and Rescue [...]

Bend La Pine School Board talks about safety at schools

The Bend-La Pine School Board last night heard from parents about student safety. Safety concerns arose after the school shooting in Parkland Florida and several incidents in Bend the past couple [...]

More snow headed to the High Desert

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory beginning at 4 pm this afternoon and going through 4 pm on Friday for snow in areas of Central Oregon. Depending on the elevation [...]

Work could begin next month on South Canal Boulevard in Redmond depending on city council vote tonight

This evening the Redmond City Council will decide on the approval of a 7-million-dollar contract to upgrade a portion of South Canal Boulevard from Obsidian Avenue to the roundabout at Yew and [...]

Senator Tim Knopp adds amendment to senate bill that would make school threats a felony

Central Oregon Senator Tim Knopp has introduced an amendment to a Senate bill that would make threatening to commit a terrorist act a crime. The addition of such language to state statutes gives [...]

Search continues for 24 year old Sara Gomez who has not been seen for more than a week

Authorities continue to hold out hope of finding 24-year-old Sara Gomez of Bend unharmed. Gomez disappeared just over a week ago and since that time, her former boyfriend, 31-year-old Bryan [...]

2 snowmobilers rescued 20 miles west of Sunriver

Deschutes County Search and Rescue helped 2 snowmobilers who became stuck in the deep snow yesterday afternoon about 20 miles west of Sunriver. According to Search and Rescue, 27-year-old Tony [...]

Home on Hinkle Butte Drive destroyed, family gets out of house safe

A home on Hinkle Butte Drive in the Sisters subdivision of Panoramic View Estates was destroyed last night. According to the Cloverdale Rural Fire Protection District, the fire was called in [...]

Search continues for Gomez, candlelight vigil held last night for her

A candlelight vigil was held for 24-year-old Sara Gomez of Bend last night at Riverbend Park as authorities continue to try and find her. Gomez disappeared a week ago and since that time, a [...]

Ridgeview High employee arrested on rape charge from last year

A 25-year-old instructional assistant and baseball coach at Ridgeview High School in Redmond has been arrested and charged with the rape of a 23-year-old woman. Jake Branham is being held in [...]