Local News

Four Bend Neighborhoods Join Firewise

Four neighborhoods in the Bend area and one in Canyon City in Grant County joined the national Firewise program last year and were among 182 communities across the state that conducted a variety of projects from cutting brush to thinning overcrowded stands of trees, to Read More

Bend Pops Has New Conductor

Bend Pops Orchestra announced musician and conductor Eddy Robinson will lead the group in the 2021-22 season. Robinson is an experienced music educator, currently working with students at Pilot Butte and Sky View Middle Schools, and at Mountain View High School. He is a Read More

OFNHP Launches GoFundMe Page

While planning for a strike of about 150 medical technicians at St. Charles Bend Thursday, the Oregon Federation of Nurses and Health Professionals Hardship Fund have launched a GoFundMe page to raise $10,000. One day after launching, the page shows more than $5,000 Read More

Be Cautious Of Online Good Samaritans

Because of the pandemic, authorities are warning families struggling financially to be aware of scam artists trying to take advantage of what is already a desperate situation. The Oregon FBI is getting reports that people are seeing – and responding to – offers of Read More