Oregon nominee for federal court is withdrawn

WASHINGTON — In a stunning move, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has withdrawn one of … Read more

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Boddie skips Council meeting as colleagues discuss censure rules

Councilor remains silent amid scandal

An empty seat in the center of the Bend City Council dais Wednesday highlighted Nathan … Read more

Elk, cyclists in conflict on mountain trail

Area in Deschutes National Forest closed to cyclists until August, but some don’t listen

Signs along a 4-mile stretch of mountain bike trail deep in the Deschutes National Forest … Read more

Pair arraigned in Pilot Butte 4th of July blaze

Men accused of setting Bend fire that closed highway, caused citywide power outage remain in jail

Two Deschutes County men appeared in court Wednesday on charges they set the Fourth of … Read more

Buehler lays out health care plan in Bend

Proposal seeks to stabilize Medicaid funding, expand services

Rep. Knute Buehler, the Republican nominee for governor, outlined a six-point health care plan Wednesday … Read more

1 dead in wildfire

PORTLAND — A fast-moving fire fueled by gusting winds in the Pacific Northwest killed one … Read more

Senators oppose judicial nomination of prosecutor

PORTLAND — Democratic senators oppose the nomination of an Oregon federal prosecutor to fill a … Read more

Cemetery Fire southeast of Prineville 20 percent contained

Work continues on the Cemetery Fire burning southeast of Prineville on Ochoco National Forest and … Read more

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High Desert Musuem euthanizes aging bald eagle

A bald eagle who had lived at the High Desert Museum for more than a … Read more

Deschutes District attorney: Deputy ‘justified’ in death of Springfield man

Deputy shot Jesse Wayde Powell in the back at close range

The Springfield man killed by a sheriff’s deputy last month was shot in the back … Read more

Bend police chief calls for timeline to fix radio problems

Audio issues persist during high-priority emergency calls

Monday’s 30-mile police chase beginning in Bend and terminating in rural Crook County featured dropped … Read more

Attempted murder suspect arrested in Sisters

A Portland man accused of attempted murder in Multnomah County was arrested Tuesday morning in … Read more

Repeal of state sanctuary law makes ballot

Initiative Petition 22 backers gather enough signatures for Nov. 6 election

A ballot measure to repeal Oregon’s sanctuary state status will go before voters in November, … Read more

Lightning-caused wildfire burning near Prineville

Cemetery Fire has burned about 1,000 acres near Maury Mountains

A 1,000-acre wildfire is burning along the northeast border of the Maury Mountains in the … Read more

Around the state

Bend man’s body, plane found — Officials say hikers in Colorado spotted the wreckage of … Read more

Researcher to study mindfulness teaching

Program is backed by Goldie Hawn

PORTLAND — A Portland State University professor has won a $3.3 million federal grant to … Read more

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Bend BottleDrop target of policing in response to crime

Police responded to 270 calls at the redemption center last year

Monday afternoon inside the Bend BottleDrop at 755 NE Second St. was a constant stream … Read more

Bend council rules won’t allow censure of Boddie

Rules apply to council actions

Bend City Council rules prevent city councilors from officially reprimanding a colleague who’s been accused … Read more

Bend man arrested after barricading police station, low-speed pursuit

Samuel Wyatt Dennis arrested for breaking keypad, causing ‘commotion’

Police on Monday arrested a Bend man suspected of barricading the doors of the Bend … Read more

After California crash, woman survived a week on moss water

LOS ANGELES — A Portland woman who was badly injured and stranded for a week … Read more

Around the state

Lightning fires in southwest Oregon — A series of lightning storms have ignited dozens of … Read more

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Therapist helps patients heal by using role-playing games

MEDFORD — Hanna Russell can have a hard time finding the courage to speak her … Read more

Deadly fire shuts down key route to Yosemite

MARIPOSA, Calif. — A wildfire that killed a California firefighter grew quickly and forced the … Read more

Baby swan in Sisters part of larger breeding program

It has been a good breeding year for trumpeter swans in Oregon

Wildlife officials working to re-establish the trumpeter swan population in Oregon expected to see baby … Read more

Life in the Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution

Editor’s note: The East Oregonian newspaper in Pendleton recently got a rare opportunity of almost … Read more

Cuts to funds that help people find insurance shouldn’t affect Oregon

Federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services will cut funds by 70 percent

The Trump administration’s move to cut funding for people who help consumers buy individual health … Read more

Wickiup Junction funds used for U.S. 97 safety improvements

$1.2M will be available to study what future projects will be possible

Unspent money from the failed Wickiup Junction overpass project in La Pine is being shifted … Read more

Around the state

Third measles case — Health officials in northwestern Oregon say a third person has tested … Read more

Slain retired policewoman feared son would kill her

Court records show Gayla Smith sought mental help for her son

Gayla Smith feared for months her son might try to kill her. When the retired … Read more

Central Oregon reservoirs a cause for concern

Wickiup, Prineville reservoirs below average, following dry winter, spring

Barely 18 months after Central Oregon’s first above-average snowpack in years, its large reservoirs are … Read more

Sisters quilt show delights onlookers with folksy, community spirit

Annual event attracts thousands every year as author finds it for the first time

SISTERS — Floral and geometric patterns, animals and abstract designs, every color of the rainbow: … Read more

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