Bend North’s Dream of Little League World Series Ends

Posted by Jeremy Scott on August 9, 2014
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Photo Courtesy: Shelley Scarborough Photography

SAN BERNADINO, California — Oregon’s all-stars from Bend North Little League could not get past their Pacific Northwest rivals from Washington on Saturday afternoon in the finals of the Northwest Regional, but things were closer than the meeting of a week before.

After falling to the team from Lynwood 10-2 in the first round of pool play, Oregon went on …

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Wildfire Burns Near West Side Of Bend

Posted by Pat Boyle on June 9, 2014
Bend fire

Photo courtesy of KTVZ


Bend, Oregon – A wildfire burning just west of Bend has grown to 6,800 acres. Three schools have  cancelled classes today. Others may hold recess inside, depending on air quality.

More than 300 firefighters are fighting the Two Bulls Fire, which has yet to be contained. Some 40 homes have been evacuated with  2,000 other homeowners being told …

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Three Deaths May Be Weather Related

Posted by Christina Kemp on February 9, 2014
Snowy hill in Oregon City


BEND, Ore. (AP) – The Deschutes County sheriff’s office is investigating whether weather played a factor in the deaths of an elderly Sisters couple and a 61-year-old Bend man who were found in separate locations Saturday.

Lt. Paul Garrison said in a statement Sunday that authorities conducting a welfare-check found 83-year-old Henry Constable buried in snow not far from his home …

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