In early March, when COVID-19 seemed a distant threat, few in Central Oregon could predict the impact of the deadly, highly contagious virus. 

Months later, nothing remains untouched by the novel coronavirus. Schools, businesses, the health profession, even the open space around each of us, have all come under a shroud of fear, caution and anxiety. 

Here, through an evolving collection of photographs taken by Bulletin staffers, is a look at how the crisis unfolded in Bend. Please note that each photo caption includes a link to the Bulletin story that was published when the photo first appeared.

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