What does a 1980s religious cult in Eastern Oregon have to do with the legal battles broiling 30 years later in Damascus? Oregon land-use expert Ed Sullivan was an attorney for Rajneeshpuram, a theocratic city formed by the 2,000 followers of Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh in 1981. An odd moment in Oregon's history, the city sprang up practically overnight on The Big Muddy Ranch near the Warm Springs Reservation.
Portland Tribune, Tue, Oct 21 2014 @ 04:12 AM
Three people died in a crash Saturday when their car swerved into oncoming traffic on Highway 20 before being broadsided by an SUV, Oregon State Police said. Emergency crews were called out to the Santiam Pass at around 10 a.m. Saturday after getting reports of critical injury crash.
KATU-TV Portland, Sun, Oct 19 2014 @ 03:05 PM
Tour des Chutes, an annual fundraising event for local cancer survivorship programs, was held July 12th, with record level participation by riders and sponsors. In August, the board of directors announced they planned to grant $125,000 to local cancer survivorship programs.
Local TV Station KTVZ, Mon, Oct 20 2014 @ 09:15 PM
All residents are invited to take a quick survey to express their visions and hopes for the future of this corridor. For information about the Galveston project and a link to the survey, please visit: www.bendoregon.gov/galveston .
Local TV Station KTVZ, Mon, Oct 20 2014 @ 06:16 PM
A homeowner confronted and detained one of three teens caught stealing from several cars in the La Pine area late Saturday night. Two others who fled the scene were arrested later by Deschutes County sheriff's deputies, officials said.
Local TV Station KTVZ, Mon, Oct 20 2014 @ 01:30 PM
Three teens face a list of charges after they were caught by an alleged victim, breaking into cars. According to the Deschutes County Sheriff's office, a homeowner confronted the group late Saturday night on Old Wood Road south of Bend.
KBND-AM Bend, Mon, Oct 20 2014 @ 11:46 AM
Brotherly love: Man splits $1M lottery winnings with brother A man from Oregon has given his brother half his winnings, which he promised to do as a child! Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1w8oQhv Eric Hale from Bend, Oregon played the lottery pretty regularly for 20 years and when he won a million dollars, he lived up to his promise to split any winnings with his promise. Gillian Pensavalle has the story.
USA Today, Wed, Oct 15 2014 @ 10:06 AM
The event will be held on Monday, Oct. 20, at 1 p.m. on the site of the future Welcome Station. The site is located off the Cascade Lakes Scenic Byway and Forest Road 41 .
OregonLive.com, Sun, Oct 19 2014 @ 11:50 AM