Wednesday night's Bend City Council meeting was one of farewells and thanks, from three departing councilors and toward City Manager Eric King, who got a solid review and a 5 percent "merit raise." But it also was one where councilors voted 5-2 to authorize $63 million to fund the city's disputed water system improvements.
Local TV Station KTVZ, Thu, Dec 18 2014 @ 04:12 AM
Two people were arrested after a three-hour standoff Monday at a southwest Redmond home where a 22-year-old man had been robbed at gunpoint Sunday night, police said. Sgt. Jesse Petersen said Christopher James Moe, 39, and Lisa Ann Richter, 45, reportedly used a gun "and other means to steal money and other items" from the victim shortly after 8 p.m. Sunday at a home in the 2300 block of Southwest Salmon Avenue.
Local TV Station KTVZ, Tue, Dec 16 2014 @ 03:08 AM
Four Deschutes County Sheriff's Office personnel were awarded a Lifesaving Award and Search and Rescue "Deputy of the Year" from the Oregon State Sheriffs' Association annual awards ceremony held recently at The Riverhouse. Sgt. Deke DeMars, Deputy Daniel Graham and Deputy Grant Johnstone received a 2014 Life Saving Award for their efforts on May 31, 2014.
Local TV Station KTVZ, Wed, Dec 17 2014 @ 02:06 PM
There will be a demand for an after-ski bar in Oregon this winter, won't there? If not, make it an instead-of-ski bar. Oregon's winter is not exactly off to a rousing start, but it will come.
OregonLive.com, Wed, Dec 17 2014 @ 10:44 AM
NewsChannel 21's Katie Higgins learns how a little boy saved his mother's life because of the Firebusters program. The views expressed are not those of this company or its affiliated companies.
Local TV Station KTVZ, Tue, Dec 16 2014 @ 08:39 PM
LA PINE, Ore. A Lake Oswego man died in a head-on crash Monday morning along a stretch of Highway 97 covered in packed snow and ice, Oregon State Police said.
KATU-TV Portland, Mon, Dec 15 2014 @ 08:08 PM
NewChannel 21's Wanda Moore was at Highland Elementary where the Bend jewelry store Nashelle was raising awareness against bullying. The views expressed are not those of this company or its affiliated companies.
Local TV Station KTVZ, Mon, Dec 15 2014 @ 09:08 PM
A 31-year-old Bend transient arrested after a police pursuit Sunday evening died of "medical issues" a few hours later at the Deschutes County Jail, officials said. Edwin Burl Mays was brought by Bend police to the jail around 5:40 p.m. to be booked on charges of interfering with a police officer, menacing, giving false information to a police officer, heroin possession and a parole violation, for which he was to be held without bail, deputies said.
Local TV Station KTVZ, Mon, Dec 15 2014 @ 04:21 AM