Woman blacks out during diving class at Cultus Lake

A woman in a diving class at Cultus Lake over the weekend experienced a medical … Read more

Forecast: ‘Kicker’ may be on its way

Strong revenue flows mean rebates are likely

SALEM — It’s still very early, but federal tax cuts and Oregon’s revised tax code … Read more

Redmond apartment complex evacuated from fire

Two residents taken to hospital with minor injuries

Two residents of a Redmond apartment complex sustained minor injuries and others were evacuated Wednesday … Read more

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Sheriff’s office searching for missing Bend woman

The Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public for help in finding 49-year-old Dawn … Read more

Wyden to speak in Prineville June 1

U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden will hold a town hall meeting in Prineville next week. Wyden … Read more

OSU documentary screenings in Bend, Corvallis

Screenings of a one-hour Oregon Public Broadcasting documentary that explores the history of Oregon State … Read more

Bend cyclists say bike lanes have become an obstacle course

Pine cones, broken glass, rocks and cinders make safe biking a challenge

As weather warms up, more Bend residents and visitors are hopping on bikes to pedal … Read more

State board: Deschutes County must revisit rural church decision

County plans to appeal ruling, attorney says

Deschutes County needs to rethink its decision to allow churches in a rural part of … Read more

Lawsuit: Bend caterer’s gluten-free meal caused child’s severe wheat reaction

4-year-old boy had severe wheat allergy

A Deschutes County man is suing a Bend-based catering company after his 4-year-old son suffered … Read more

High Desert Museum burn a go for Wednesday

A long-awaited controlled burn near the High Desert Museum will take place on Wednesday. The … Read more

Around the state

Driver in crash identified — Authorities have identified the wrong-way driver in a fiery, quadruple … Read more

Bend PD wins wellness award

Cops in Bend practice mindfulness, yoga

The Bend Police Department was recently recognized on the national stage for its novel approach … Read more

Capitol Report: Special session odds and ends

History, hyperbole and highly unusual voting blocs in one day session

SALEM — For eight hours and 22 minutes, the Legislature met on Monday in a … Read more

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Legislature passes business tax break

Republicans slam plan by Gov. Brown as “political theater” but support the bill

SALEM — The Legislature met in a rare one-day special session on Monday to pass … Read more

Cougar sightings in Central Oregon spark unease

After killing in Washington, local and federal agencies warn residents

Around the same time a cougar attacked cyclists in Western Washington, cougars were spotted in … Read more

Father indicted in case of baby abandoned in woods

Brandon Blouin charged with child neglect, mistreatment and felon in possession of body armor

The man accused of abandoning his 1-year-old in a wooded area southeast of Bend was … Read more

Driver in semi crash dies at St. Charles Bend

The 77-year-old Bend man who crashed his Ford Fiesta into a semitruck in late April … Read more

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Judge: Teen must pay $37M for Gorge fire

HOOD RIVER — A teenager who started a major wildfire in the Columbia River Gorge … Read more

Around the state

Settlement in LGBT harassment case — An openly gay couple was walking in the North … Read more

Controlled burns planned near Bend, La Pine

Two prescribed burns are slated to take place in the Deschutes National Forest Tuesday, if … Read more

St. Charles Bend ends lock out

Hospital was working with Bend police on a threat investigation

St. Charles Bend was on lock out for about an hour Monday afternoon at the … Read more

Cuts threaten subsidies for rural health broadband

Lack of high-speed Internet has real impact on patient care

Broadband internet access comes to Lake District Hospital along a single line, a fiber-optic cable … Read more

State to remove beams from failed Wickiup Junction overpass

Sinking site has stabilized some after crews removed a large amount of soil

Beams that would have supported the failed $17 million Wickiup Junction overpass in La Pine … Read more

Skier rescued from South Sister

Deschutes County Search and Rescue volunteers rescued an injured skier from high up South Sister … Read more

Heat lamp for chicks sparks early morning house fire in Bend

House lacked working smoke alarms

A heat lamp set up to warm chicks caused a fire in a Bend home … Read more

Cougar kills mountain biker east of Seattle

Second cyclist seriously injured in attack

NORTH BEND, Wash. — One man was killed and another was seriously injured when they … Read more

Deschutes County marijuana review brushes up against state agencies

Letters to state agencies ask for more information on medical marijuana impacts

Deschutes County’s effort to revisit and refine its regulations for growing marijuana could put it … Read more

Oregon State study says it’s OK to eat placenta

PORTLAND — First experts said eggs are bad for you, then they say it’s OK … Read more

Around the state

Rental company to pay $20 million — A jury has ordered a rental-property company to … Read more

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