HAPPENING TODAY: Members of Oregon’s Addiction Recovery Community Rallying in Salem

300 members of Oregon’s addiction recovery community, from all 30 Oregon Senate districts, will meet with legislators to demand more action on preventing addiction and increasing access to recovery.

A noon rally (Thursday, March 14) on the steps will feature legislators from both political parties as well as multiple people in recovery telling their stories.

Oregon Recovers is a coalition of people in recovery, drug and alcohol counselors and treatment providers who are advocating to transform Oregon’s fractured addiction recovery system into a recovery-based, continuum-of-care that recognizes addiction as a chronic disease requiring a lifetime of attention.

Oregon has the 4th highest Addiction rate (9.2%).

NEW TODAY: Veterans Day Parade Coming Up

Bend, OR –  The 20th Annual Veterans Day parade will roll again through downtown Bend this Veterans Day, Monday, November 11 at 11.a.m.   This is Central Oregon Veterans Outreach’s (COVO) second year as the Producer of our town’s