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August 31, 2006

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Aug 31,2006
As the strike indicator went down, the angler raised the tip of his fly rod to set the hook. It appeared, by the bend of the rod and the fight in the fish that he hooked into something pretty nice. After a minute or two, he hoisted an 18-inch whitefish from the chilly water. But getting a whitefish instead of a redband was no disappointment for Mike Lunn. As a matter of fact, this day, ... [full story]
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Aug 31,2006
Bend is booming and many are not surprised.  After all, there are a myriad of things to appreciate about the Central Oregon region.  It boasts world-class skiing at Mt. Bachelor, the Deschutes River, hiking, biking, snowmobiling in the Deschutes national Forest, golf-courses galore, summer picnics and community events at Drake Park, fabulous fly fishing and then there is the growing homeless problem. Like the landscape itself, it seems there is a growing contrast in the ... [full story]
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Aug 31,2006
Several more charges of public indecency were added against a man who is alleged to have exposed himself at the drive-through windows of at least five different coffee shops and fast food restaurants throughout Bend.   Garry S. Harding, DCJ Photo Bend Police had earlier arrested Garry S. Harding, a 39-year old Bend resident, in connection with one victim at a single coffee shop.  Harding allegedly visited the drive-through window of Oregon Mountain Coffee at 1041 northeast ... [full story]
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Aug 31,2006
Unattended Campfire Starts Blaze Firefighters contained a wildfire Monday afternoon that burned about 1/4 acre on the Deschutes National Forest four miles southeast of Bend off China Hat Road, and officials have cited a transient suspected of causing the blaze with his unattended campfire.   Cody Langston, DCJ Photo According to Deputy Allan Borland with the Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office, Cody Langston, 23, was also arrested and jailed for failing to register as a sex offender.  Langston’s camp, ... [full story]
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Aug 31,2006
There can be many scary thoughts running through your head when you are faced with a bunker shot.  Rid yourself of any negative thoughts or tension and remember these three key elements the next time you find yourself in a bunker: §         Play the ball slightly forward in your stance (just inside your left heel).  This will ensure that you hit the sand first.  Open your stance, creating a steeper swing, which will encourage that ... [full story]
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Aug 31,2006
Buyers were the only ones cheering recently when the National Association of Realtors announced that existing homes sales fell 4.1 percent in July. That decline was deeper than expected, and drove home sales to the lowest annualized rate since January 2004. The inventory of unsold homes on the market rose to 3.86 million units, the highest level since the spring of 1993. In other words, if no additional homes were listed on the market, it ... [full story]
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Aug 31,2006
As the weather cools, many homeowners already have a system in place to help prepare their home's exterior for the looming winter season. Making sure outdoor furniture is stored away and bushes and young trees are wrapped in burlap are just a few common tasks many homeowners automatically check off.  However, many are unaware that their exterior wood surfaces, like decks or fences, also require special protection from winter's elements.    The optimum time to apply ... [full story]
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Aug 31,2006
During the week, there were 12 reports of vehicle break-ins, with an estimated value of stolen items at $9,308.  Of the 12 reports, eight vehicles were unlocked.  There were a total of three bicycle thefts, two unlocked, with an estimated value of $1,150.  DUII arrests totaled three, and there were eight warrant arrests made.  Four vehicles were impounded when the drivers were found to have suspended licenses, or none at all. §         8/21. A Bend man ... [full story]
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Aug 31,2006
When the 5 p.m. filing deadline for the City Council election passed on Tuesday, August 29, there were no surprises.  As expected, Derek Stevens, the only candidate who had not yet turned in the required paperwork submitted the 150 registered voter signatures needed to add his name to the ballot.  He became one of six candidates for the upcoming Bend City Council election to be held the first Tuesday in November, said Jennifer Engels of ... [full story]
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Aug 31,2006
School voucher proponent James Leininger has spent millions trying to buy political power in Texas While the philanthropic community has been abuzz about the world’s second wealthiest man, billionaire investor Warren Buffett’s giving a large part of his $44 billion fortune to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF), Texas’ James Leininger, a much lesser-known billionaire has allocated a large chunk of his fortune to seeing to it that the religious right maintains its dominance ... [full story]
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