As part of ongoing construction at Pine Nursery Park, a new off-leash area designated specifically for small dogs is now open in the Bob Wenger Memorial Off-Leash Area, the Bend Park and Rec District said Friday. Fully fenced, the approximately 17,500-square-foot space features both turf and natural areas and is located at the off-leash area's northwest corner by the parking lot and pickleball court complex.
Local TV Station KTVZ, Fri, Oct 24 2014 @ 11:12 PM
A 41-year-old Redmond man arrested on charges of sexually abusing a young girl had been a Bend Police Department volunteer mail courier for nearly three years, but officials said Friday they have no reason to believe he had contact with children in that role. Bend police said Friday they have terminated Randy Allen Moore's volunteer role.
Local TV Station KTVZ, Fri, Oct 24 2014 @ 01:17 PM
Bend police turned to the public for help Friday in finding a 14-year-old girl with mental health issues who ran away from home and does not have her required medication. Shannia Kay-Marie Martinez was reported as a runaway from her southeast Bend residence around 1 p.m. Thursday, Officer Camille Christensen said.
Local TV Station KTVZ, Fri, Oct 24 2014 @ 05:42 PM
The Bulletin newspaper reports that people are worried about traffic congestion and increased density in a neighborhood now comprised of quiet, single-family houses. Roughly 25 residents attended a meeting this week at the home of Billie Klein, a retiree who lives on SW Summer Lake Place near the proposed development, south of Reed Market Road and just west of the Bend Parkway.
Local TV Station KTVZ, Fri, Oct 24 2014 @ 04:27 PM
Oregon State Police, assisted by Deschutes County sheriff's deputies, arrested a Bend man who allegedly fled the scene of an alcohol-involved injury hit-and-run crash afternoon on Highway 20E east of Bend, troopers said. Around 4 p.m., troopers were notified of a possible injury hit-and-run crash on Highway 20E near milepost 5, near the Christian Life Center.
Local TV Station KTVZ, Fri, Oct 24 2014 @ 02:10 PM
Shortly before 10 p.m., a 1993 GMC pickup driven by Jason Gordon, 23, was westbound on Highway 126 near milepost 4 when it left the road. It rolled several times and struck a tree before coming to rest, troopers said.
Local TV Station KTVZ, Fri, Oct 24 2014 @ 01:36 PM
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
Assistance League of Bend, a 21 Cares for Kids Partner, provides new clothes for those in need at Redmond Walmart The views expressed are not those of this company or its affiliated companies.
Local TV Station KTVZ, Fri, Oct 24 2014 @ 12:47 AM