Thousands gather in Bend to celebrate Pride

Thousands of people made their way through Bend’s Drake Park on Saturday for the 15th … Read more

Bend man sues after vape pen explodes in pants

Lawsuit alleges negligence

A Bend man is suing a vaping retailer after alleging a vape pen exploded in … Read more

With state law on the way, Bend bag ban could be repealed

Local ban set to start July 1

The Bend City Council may repeal a local plastic bag ban in light of the … Read more

Bend city budget jumps 18% for transportation, sewer fixes

Increases paid through fee increases, system development charges

Funding to improve roads and fix aging sewers will increase by 78% in the new … Read more

Artist hits hurdles in Bend mural pursuit

Kaycee Anseth wants to create a mural at the Franklin Avenue pedestrian underpass

A local artist wants to create a mural to brighten up the wall of an … Read more

Senior Center classes move as construction moves forward

Center will re-open Sept. 3

Bend Senior Center activities and classes have temporarily moved to Marshall High School and Juniper … Read more

Bend seeks answers for sluggish Juniper Ridge development

Committee appointed to review roadblocks to development

For years, the city of Bend’s industrial land in the northeast part of town — … Read more

Featured photos: So long, school

Friday was the last day of school for the more than 18,300 students of Bend-La … Read more

How to stay safe floating the Deschutes River this summer

River traffic in Bend increased by 18% from 2017 to 2018

With another busy summer approaching, Bend Park & Recreation District is asking people to stay … Read more

Property owner fights proposed food-cart pod near Box Factory

Parking, appeal fees cited as issues involving project

A property owner is paying a hefty fee to fight a food-cart pod that she … Read more

Awbrey Butte neighbors ask city to curb wildlife feeding

In the winter, the deer eat gardens; in warmer months, squirrels chew irrigation lines

There was a time when Joan Alles would rush to get her camera when she … Read more

‘Innovation officer’ to help Bend run efficiently

$142,000 position recommended by committee

Bend has a chief innovation officer, and she wants to help the city run more … Read more

The Bend Bulletin, June 23, 1919

This is a reproduction of The Bend Bulletin from an edition that originally published 100 … Read more

Construction to close intersection at Empire Avenue and Purcell Boulevard

Closure to begin Monday

The next phase of roundabout construction at the intersection of NE Empire Avenue and NE … Read more

Open house scheduled for Murphy Road improvements

The city of Bend plans a Murphy Road improvements project open house to from 5 … Read more

Speed limit changing on S. Third Street in Bend

The speed limit on S. Third Street between Brosterhous Road and Murphy Road in Bend … Read more

Bend council considers reductions in time allowed for parked vehicles

Reducing time from 5 days to 3 business days is needed to help enforcement staff

The Bend City Council gave preliminary approval Wednesday to shorten the time a vehicle could … Read more

Mourners say farewell to Bob Maxwell, the ‘greatest of the greatest generation’

About 900 veterans, family, friends gathered in Central Oregon to remember Medal of Honor recipient

REDMOND — Hundreds of mourners, from the halls of Congress to long ago battlefields, gathered … Read more

Bend event honors veterans of Afghanistan, Iraq wars

“We are remembering -- Not just a number” in its 12th year

Janet and Bruce Dart don’t know any service members who died in Afghanistan and Iraq. … Read more

Events and construction to affect many Bend streets this week

With summer around the corner, city officials say to keep an eye out for more … Read more

Memorial Day events ahead in Central Oregon

Veterans groups across the region plan ceremonies to honor nation’s war dead

Bob Cusick was one of the lucky ones. When Cusick visits Deschutes Memorial Gardens, he … Read more

Memorial events for Bob Maxwell will be held May 30-31

Medal of Honor recipient and longtime area teacher died Saturday in Bend

Medal of Honor recipient Robert Dale “Bob” Maxwell, who died Saturday in Bend, will be … Read more

Feature photo: Let the sunshine in

Bend Park & Recreation District removes winter covering from outdoor pool

One of the surest signs that summer is near: The roof of the outdoor 50-meter … Read more

Bendistillery to start canning its Ablis CBD beverage

Tumalo facility to expand

Fueled by investor funds, Bendistillery is poised to more than double its production capabilities at … Read more

The Bend Bulletin, May 6, 1919

This is a reproduction of The Bend Bulletin from an edition that originally published 100 … Read more

Candidates for school board, park and rec board share views

Eight vying for Bend-La Pine School Board and two for park board answer questions

Candidates running for positions on the Bend-La Pine School Board and Bend Park & Recreation … Read more

The mystery of a missing plaque brings back memories for retiree

Woman led effort to replace plaque honoring former Bend Mayor Richard ‘Dick’ Brandis

Jennifer Stenkamp noticed something unusual two years ago when she visited Brandis Square, a downtown … Read more

Proposed council resolution: Mirror Pond dredging is park district’s job

Resolution would have Bend Park & Recreation District take lead on dredging

During a Bend City Council discussion on dredging Mirror Pond, Councilor Bill Moseley unveiled a … Read more

Local Briefing

Pilot Butte summit road to open Thursday The road to the top of Pilot Butte … Read more

Pilot Butte summit road to open Thursday

The road to the top of Pilot Butte will open to vehicles at 10 a.m. … Read more

Cougar spotted in southwest Bend neighborhood Saturday morning

Deschutes River Woods sighting is third in less than a week

For the third time in less than a week, a cougar has been spotted near … Read more

Speed limit reduction planned for Century Drive

The speed limit on SW Century Drive in Bend between Mammoth Drive and the city … Read more

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