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Waterman Complex Nearly Contained

PRINEVILLE, OR — Crews are nearing containment of the Waterman Complex of fires burning east of Prineville.  Fire officials said Saturday morning they have the three fires 95% contained.  The Bailey Butte, Toney Butte and Junction Springs fires have burned 12,520 Read More

Growth Of Ochoco Complex Slows

PRINEVILLE, OR — As of Saturday morning, firefighters battling the Ochoco Complex have the fire 69% contained.  The five fires burning east of Prineville have burned 10,004 acres of primarily timber.  Crews on the frontlines say they should have the fire Read More

County Seeks Two For Audit Committee

Deschutes County is looking for two residents to serve on the Deschutes County Audit Committee. The County says it will keep the positions open until filled, and encourages any interested residents to apply. Public committee members are asked to serve a two-year, unpaid, Read More