Weekly News via Email
   Set as homepage | Add to favorites | Customer Service | Subscribe Now | Place an Ad | Contact Us | Sitemap Sunday, 08.19.2018
News Archive
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
 1  2  3  4
 5  6  7  8  9  10  11
 12  13  14  15  16  17  18
19 20  21  22  23  24  25
 26  27  28  29  30  31
Online Extras
Site Services
Around Bend
Outdoor Fun
Travel Info
Shop Local

Members Of

Poll: Today's Live Poll

Sort by:  [Title]  [Author]  [Date] 

Subscribe in NewsGator Online Add to Google Add to My AOL

Mar 21,2008
CLACKAMAS, Ore. – Sturgeon retention will close at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday, March 26 on the Columbia River and associated tributaries, from the John Day Dam upstream to the McNary Dam (John Day Reservoir). The retention closure remains in effect through the end of the year. This stretch of the river is managed for a recreational harvest guideline of 165 white sturgeon. Current projections indicate the recreational fishery in the John Day Reservoir will meet the ... [full story]
7400 times read - No comment posted

Mar 14,2008
ODA Director Says it is a Fascinating Time For Agriculture Oregonians and citizens across the United States have a chance to say thank you to the nation's farmers and ranchers this coming week, and maybe learn something about agriculture at the same time. That's the hope of Oregon Department of Agriculture Director Katy Coba as National Agriculture Week takes place March 16-22. The annual event is designed to salute the more than two million agricultural operators ... [full story]
7964 times read - No comment posted

Mar 07,2008
BEND, Ore. — Deschutes National Forest fuel specialists are planning to conduct a series of controlled burns covering 100-140 acres through the month of March. The units are located between the 46 road (Mt. Bachelor road) and the Deschutes River, approximately two miles west of Bend. This area will be burned to reduce the hazardous fuels and decrease the risk of catastrophic fire, as well as provide defensible space for the west side of Bend. ... [full story]
3384 times read - No comment posted

Mar 07,2008
BEND, Ore. – Long time Bend resident and former mayor Kathie Eckman announced her bid this week to run for Bend City Council Position 3, which is currently held by Linda Johnson. As part of her campaign, Eckman plans to focus primarily on financial stability, economic development, and a increased communication with Bend residents. “Bend has always been near and dear to my heart. That is why I have decided to run for Bend City ... [full story]
10081 times read - No comment posted

Mar 07,2008
Deschutes County learned this week that is has been awarded a $30,000 chronic disease grant from the State of Oregon. The funds will help County Health Department staff build an expanded Chronic Disease Care Program. The program will work closely with the County's tobacco prevention program and will use similar strategies focusing on health policy development. The policies will support prevention and successful management of chronic disease.  The County received just over $30,000 for the ... [full story]
10932 times read - No comment posted

Feb 29,2008
On Thursday, February 28, the Deschutes County Health Department began offering a sexually transmitted disease (STD) clinic day for men only. The creation of the male specific clinic is an effort to combat the high rate of HIV and Syphilis among males in Oregon.  Open from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on a walk-in basis, the clinic will be held at the Department's Downtown Health Center, 1128 NW Harriman St. in Bend, Oregon. The clinic ... [full story]
13039 times read - No comment posted

Feb 29,2008
Beginning April 8, 2008, the City of Bend will no longer hang door tags for delinquent water utility accounts. The move is a cost-effective measure for the City’s customer service utility program. "The City of Bend has been using the door hanger program for a number of years to assist in the collection of delinquent water and sewer accounts. The program has served us well,” said Paul Rheault, Interim Public Works Director. “However, the ... [full story]
10787 times read - No comment posted

Feb 29,2008
The second-annual South County Girl’s Summit promises a day of fun and exciting activities for young women ages 11 to 16 on March 25. The goal of the event is to empower young women in South County with activities that are positive in nature, healthy and easily available in their home setting. An additional goal is to mentor young women with other adult females in their community. The day of activities will start with a ... [full story]
2599 times read - No comment posted

Feb 22,2008
SALEM, Ore. -- The classroom portion of Oregon’s hunter education course is now available online at http://www.hunter-ed.com/or/ Hunter education is mandatory for all hunters under the age of 18 and recommended for any new hunter. The course covers topics like firearms safety, hunter ethics, wildlife identification, hunt preparation and techniques and outdoor survival. “We are very excited to be offering online hunter education,” said Chris Willard, ODFW hunter education coordinator. “This will make hunter education ... [full story]
5768 times read - No comment posted

Feb 22,2008
Registration for Central Oregon Community College’s Community Learning spring classes begins Monday, March 3. The schedule includes more than 250 new and regular noncredit offerings. New classes this term include: Hoop Dancing, Zumba Fitness, Create a Family Cookbook, Portland Performing Arts Tour, Green Building and Remodeling, Photographing Action, Cave Exploration and Eco Challenge, Landscape for Resale Appeal and Parenting Your Pet. Classes in computers, fitness, business, language, gardening and art are held in Bend, La ... [full story]
3186 times read - No comment posted

Feb 01,2008
Kris Arnold has been named the 2007 Volunteer of the Year for 106.7 KPOV, Bend Community Radio.  The award was presented at the annual KPOV Volunteer meeting.    Kris Arnold, 2007 KPOV Volunteer of the Year - submitted photo“We are a volunteer powered radio station,” said Mike Riley, president of the KPOV Board of Directors, “and we are honored to have someone of Kris’ caliber volunteering for the station.  She is a ‘volunteer among volunteers’ helping to ... [full story]
4884 times read - No comment posted

Feb 01,2008
PRINEVILLE, Ore. – The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Prineville Field Office is seeking seasonal employees for the 2008 field season. We currently have seasonal (May through October) job opportunities available for work as Park Rangers and Recreation Technicians. These are field positions with duties primarily located in remote, but often busy, recreation-based outdoor settings. Primary duties include making public contacts and informing recreationists about regulations and environmental and land use ethics, so applicants should ... [full story]
2552 times read - No comment posted

Feb 01,2008
SALEM, Ore. – The Oregon Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) Commission will meet Feb. 7 and 8 at ODFW Headquarters located at 3406 Cherry Ave NE in Salem, and will set Columbia River spring chinook management objectives, among other business. Thursday’s meeting begins at 9 a.m. while Friday’s meeting begins at 8 a.m. and proceeds chronologically through an agenda available online. Thursday’s meeting is a strategic visioning session for Commissioners to look ahead and discuss what ... [full story]
3830 times read - No comment posted

Market Information
Breaking News
Most Popular
Most Commented
Featured Columnist
Horoscope Guide
Aquarius Aquarius Libra Libra
Aries Aries Pisces Pisces
Cancer Cancer Sagittarius Sagittarius
Capricorn Capricorn Scorpio Scorpio
Gemini Gemini Taurus Taurus
Leo Leo Virgo Virgo
Local Attractions
Bend Visitors & Convention Bureau
Bend Visitors & Convention Bureau

Mt. Bachelor Resort
Mt. Bachelor Resort

Les Schwab Ampitheater
Les Schwab Ampitheater

Deschutes County Fairgrounds
Deschutes County

Tower Theatre
Tower Theatre

The High Desert Museum


Deschutes County

  Web    BendWeekly.com
© 2006 Bend Weekly News
A .Com Endeavors, Inc. Company.
All Rights Reserved. Terms under
which this service is provided to you.
Please read our Privacy Policy. Contact us.
Bend Weekly News & Event Guide Online
   Save the Net
External sites open in new window,
not endorsed by BendWeekly.com
Subscribe in NewsGator Online
Add to Google Add to MSN Add to My AOL
What are RSS headlines?