Local News

Redmond TSA PreCheck Available

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced that residents of Central Oregon can make an appointment now to enroll in TSA PreCheck at Roberts Field in Redmond. Enrollment will be offered for five consecutive days starting Monday, May 10th. At airports Read More

Conservation Corps Hiring Teens

Long summer days are ahead, and Central Oregon Youth Conservation Corps (COYCC) has summer jobs for young people! This is a great opportunity for youth ages 16-to-18-years-old to gain job skills and learn more about natural resources while improving public lands and Read More

Bend Park & Rec Host Hiring Event

Bend Park and Recreation District is hosting a hiring event and invites potential team members to learn more about job opportunities available in the district’s recreation programs and custodial team. The hiring event is Thursday, May 6, 4 to 7 p.m. at The Pavilion, Read More

Teen Cited in Rollover Crash

A 16-year-old Bend resident was cited after the pickup he was driving lost control and crashed on a forest service road Friday night. Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched shortly before 7:30 p.m. to a single vehicle crash on USFS Road 1815 near China Hat Read More

Firewood Cutting Permits Resume

Beginning May 1, personal and commercial use firewood collection season will resume on the Deschutes and Ochoco National Forests and Crooked River National Grassland. All areas will remain open through November 30, 2021. While many of the permit requirements were waived Read More