Local News

ODOT Crews Fix McKenzie Pass Sink Hole

SISTERS, OR — State Department of Transportation crews fixes a sinkhole that opened up on the western end of Highway 242 Tuesday afternoon.  ODOT crews say the sinkhole, which impacted car and bicycle traffic for several hours, measured 4 feet wide by 4 feet long Read More

KBNW Business Briefs for 07/09/14

BEND, OR — Dutch Bros. Coffee is celebrating ten years in Central Oregon.  And to mark the occasion, all eight location will hold a $1 Day” on Wednesday, to benefit the Bend, Redmond and Sisters Habitat for Humanity.  Through the purchase of any drink for Read More

Eastern Oregon Coal Terminal Faces Resistance

BOARDMAN, OR — Eastern Oregon tribes are objecting to a proposed Columbia River coal export terminal.  The Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation is one of several groups opposing the project, arguing the proposed dock in Boardman would interfere Read More

Employer Offers Reward For Missing Keizer Man

SALEM, OR — Oregon State Police are still seeking information about the whereabouts of a Keizer man reported missing June 8, and the man’s employer is now offering a reward.  Garten Services, Inco., a Salem-based non-profit organization, is offering up to $500 Read More

Child Found After Search Near La Pine

LA PINE, OR — A seven-year-old boy was found after a frantic search near La Pine Monday evening.  Deschutes County crews were called to McKay Crossing Campground around 5 p.m., after the boy’s family reported the child missing.  Search and Rescue volunteers, Read More

Bend Man Arrested For Redmond Area Burglaries

BEND, OR — Deschutes County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a Bend man reportedly responsible for several burglaries in the Redmond area.  Deputies were called to SW Obsidian Ave. and Helmoltz Ave. Monday evening, after a homeowner spotted an unknown man near his Read More