* Bend Oregon Local News
Two prowler reports early Monday in a northeast Bend neighborhood led to a search with a police dog and the arrest of a La Pine man found hiding under a backyard RV, officers said.
State Sen. Chris Telfer, R-Bend, and her surprising (to her) GOP primary challenger, former state representative Tim Knopp, issued dueling news releases of a sort Monday, ahead of their first joint appearance Tuesday morning on KBND Radio.
Seasonally adjusted unemployment rates fell again in January in two of the three Central Oregon counties and held steady in the third, as job losses in January were less than typically seen at this time of year, the state Employment Department reported Monday.
An Alfalfa ranching family is happily relieved Saturday when their beloved older dog, Leo -- missing for five days -- is found in a large trash Dumpster, as the garbage is poured into the Knott Landfill, thanks to an alert trash truck driver.
Natural gas future prices hit a 10-year low Thursday as slack demand and rising production continued to fuel an oversupply of the product. ...
Some lucky beer-drinkers in Bend got a big treat Sunday. Many were able to have a glass of one of the most sought-after and highly rated beers in the country.
Conservation and animal protection groups are calling for new restrictions on trappers, including a requirement to keep traps and snares more than 100 feet from trails on public land.
It's been one year since the deadly earthquake and tsunami killed thousands in Japan, and a new Japanese restaurant in Bend was holding an event to both honor and help the victims Sunday.
An American soldier went on a house-to-house shooting spree in two villages in southern Afghanistan early Sunday, Afghan officials said, killing 16 people in what Afghanistan's president called an "unforgivable" crime. ...
The Coast Guard has released the names of four people presumed dead after their fishing trawler disappeared off the Washington coast after sending a distress signal.
Gasoline prices have jumped another 12 cents over the past two weeks, according to a survey published Sunday. ...
A Pendleton taxi driver is dead after his cab struck a cow.
Bend native Ashton Eaton set his third heptathlon world record in as many years to win gold Saturday at the world indoor championships, and Justin Gatlin highlighted an all-American day by taking the 60-meter dash.
For almost 20 years, Jude Anders-Gilbert has owned The Gilbert House, an antiques and collectibles shop, in Redmond. For the past six years, she's been battling cancer. Recently, she got an infection, making matters even worse. On Saturday, the Redmond community came together to put on a ball and a makeover for her.
Authorities arrested Saturday a suspect who allegedly shot a female officer, stabbed a judge and fled a Washington state courthouse, an official said. ...
Redmond Proficiency Academy director Michael Bremont admitted an inappropriate relationship with a girl attending the school, starting when she was 15, during a phone call recorded last month, The Bulletin reported Saturday, quoting newly filed court documents.
As one see-saw, yo-yo roller coaster of a winter draws toward an end, some dazzling views of the sun and moon have been shared; feel free to share 1-2 of your photos of the beauty around by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or using the 'My Report' feature in our smartphone apps.
Authorities pledged to search throughout the night Saturday for four people who disappeared from a fishing trawler.
A Corvallis man was struck and killed south of Philomath late Friday night.
Deputies following a semi truck on Interstate 5 made 163 citations in two days in a sting operation designed to target aggressive drivers.