Two Bend branches of Home Federal Bank will be closing, the Idaho-based company has announced.

Branches at 20365 Empire Avenue and 61379 U.S. Highway 97 are expected to be closed by the end of February, the company said in a news release. Four branches in Bend will remain open, as will branches in Redmond, Prineville and Madras.

Two other Home Federal locations, one in Medford and one in Grants Pass, also will be closed. The bank currently operates 28 bank locations and two commercial loan offices in Oregon and Idaho.

— From staff reports