Around the state

Rhodes scholar — A Portland man who has studied gaps in the city’s policy for … Read more

After resource plan, what’s next for Crook County?

Advocates, environmentalists butt heads about whether plan will change

Earlier this month, Crook County leaders passed a plan designed to give county residents more … Read more

Grammy winning drummer shares tips at music workshop

Peter Erskin has performed on 600 albums, worked on numerous films

A room full of local music students and musicians learned from renowned drummer Peter Erskine … Read more

Family of teen who started Eagle Creek fire speaks out

The 15-year-old suspected of starting the Eagle Creek fire by playing with fireworks is a … Read more

Education Notes

Military notes • Joseph Z. Daley, U.S. Air Force airman, graduated from basic military training … Read more

Can Bend use development fees to ease housing scarcity?

Council interested in lower fees for small houses, raising them in expansion areas

A few weeks after the Bend City Council voted to exempt affordable housing developers from … Read more

Arson suspect facing Malheur County charges

Utah man charged with starting McKay Fire, two others along U.S. Highway 97

The Utah man accused of setting three small wildfires south of Bend after stealing a … Read more

Lava Bears tight end is the team’s unofficial barber in 1992

Compiled by Don Hoiness from archived copies of The Bulletin at Deschutes County Historical Society. … Read more

Around the State

Officials raise pot penalty fines MEDFORD — Officials in southwestern Oregon say they’re doubling the … Read more

Families of mentally ill want easier commitment

Laws protecting civil liberties could be keeping some from the treatment they need

MEDFORD — Jason Coburn was sleeping under a train when it started moving, dragging him … Read more

Laser lights pose a problem for pilots

GRANTS PASS— Larry Graves picked up a laser pointer — “the kind you tease your … Read more

Artists sought to turn Klondike Kate’s rocks into a sculpture

Deschutes Historical Museum accepting design proposals until Dec. 4

A huge collection of rocks and petrified wood from the chimney of famed early Bend … Read more

Deschutes County civil suits

Filed Nov. 9 17CV48959 — Doug Boyer, Linda Boyer v. Golden Buddha LLC and Michael … Read more

News of Record: Police Log

Police Log The Bulletin will update items in the Police Log when such a request … Read more

Around the state

Transmission line — The U.S. Bureau of Land Management has signed off on a right-of-way … Read more

Bend pausing truck parking policy, refunding tickets

Vehicles too long for diagonal spots will no longer get tickets

Drivers whose trucks and SUVs are too long for angled parking spaces in downtown Bend … Read more

Redmond historic district listed in national register

Historic downtown core brings economic advantage to city, property owners

REDMOND — The Redmond Downtown Historic District is among the latest entries in the National … Read more

Redmond school bond could renovate, fix up facilities in major need

Lynch elementary would likely be rebuilt with potential bond money

REDMOND — Two outdated schools, Lynch Elementary and Obsidian Middle, would benefit the most from … Read more

Ethics panel rejects $1,000 fine for Kitzhaber

Former Oregon governor failed to declare ethical conflict

SALEM — The Oregon Ethics Commission has rejected a $1,000 fine that had been proposed … Read more

Attempted murder charges for man accused of firing at police

Christopher Sweeney was shot and wounded in police after chase

The Sunriver man shot and wounded by police after a chase from south of Bend … Read more

Trump retains U.S. Attorney Williams

House GOP Leader McLane will remain in legislature

President Donald Trump has decided to retain Billy Williams as U.S. Attorney for Oregon. The … Read more

Deschutes, Crook counties are fastest-growing in state

Population estimates show 3,265 newcomers in Bend from 2016 to 2017

Deschutes and Crook counties had the highest rates of population growth in Oregon from July … Read more

Make-a-thon may lead to new type of teaching in Central Oregon

Event emphasizes applying school skills to real-world tasks

An event at Sky View Middle School in Bend taught kids and adults basic coding … Read more

Meissner Nordic club suffers third break-in in six months

Snowmobile found broken and abandoned

By mid-November in most years, members of the Meissner Nordic club would be watching the … Read more

St. Charles continues unusual practice of paying board members

Directors made collective $293,000 last year

St. Charles Health System continues to dedicate hundreds of thousands of dollars from its annual … Read more

Prineville man accused of luring minors online

A 31-year-old Prineville man is accused of sending explicit photos to local juvenile girls and … Read more

Perry withdraws from House seat consideration

Former Deschutes County Republican chair Bob Perry says he has withdrawn from consideration for the … Read more

Police: Bend coat thief had carnal motive

A Bend man was arrested last week after allegedly stealing multiple women’s coats and using … Read more

Community to meet principal candidates for strand high school

Four educators will give presentations at public meeting Friday

Bend-La Pine Schools is hosting a forum for community members to meet the four principal … Read more

News of Record: Police Log

Police Log The Bulletin will update items in the Police Log when such a request … Read more

High court asked to halt car tax

Claims tax on cars for $5.3 billion transportation plan is unconstitutional

SALEM — A group that includes the AAA Oregon/Idaho and the Oregon Trucking Association is … Read more

Bend City Council OKs contract alternatives

Low bidders may not get the nod for city construction jobs

The lowest bidder for upcoming projects on 14th Street and a northeast sewer line may … Read more

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