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  1. Sandbag Supplies Go QuicklyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KBND-AM Bend

    Now that temperatures have warmed, melting snow and ice and rain throughout Central Oregon increase the risk of localized flooding. Sandbags went fast at self-serve filling stations offered Tuesday in Bend, Redmond, Sisters, La Pine and Prineville.

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  2. On the market: The most expensive Oregon homes in each county haven't sold yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | OregonLive.com

    ... to new construction, set in an urban settings to rural acreage, and from $24 million in Deschutes County's Sisters to $240,000 in Gilliam County's Arlington. Where are they now? All are either still on the market or were pulled without being sold. ...

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  3. Bend-La Pine Schools' Calendar ExtendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | KBND-AM Bend

    ... now go to a full day of school Friday, June 16th, which was initially scheduled as a short last day. In Redmond and Sisters, students have lost six days. Redmond Superintendent Mike McIntosh met Wednesday with the Education Association to discuss ...

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  4. Think 1 foot of snow is bad? Be glad you don't live in central OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | OregonLive.com

    ... the weather service to report accumulations of 13 to 20 inches in Redmond, 2 feet in Madras and about 3 feet in Sisters. Melting likely won't begin until Sunday, Hull said. More precipitation - rain or possibly snow -- is in the forecast for early ...

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  5. County OKs grants for abuse-related programsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 11 | The Madison Courier

    ... the Madison Juvenile Correctional Facility totaling $1,250. Prevention grants were awarded to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Jefferson County for a program with a judge to discuss drug issues in the county and drug court totaling $700; Madison ...

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  6. Two Affordable Housing Projects Receive FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | KBND-AM Bend

    ... would provide one-, two- and three-bedroom units for 42 households on a 2.5-acre parcel southwest of La Pine. In Sisters, Village Meadows Apartments is expected to provide 48 one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments on two lots behind Ray's Food ...

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  7. Area Homeless Battle Frigid TempsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | KBND-AM Bend

    ... wind is blowing, you're going to freeze." H The Shepherd's House, which helps run warming shelters in Redmond and Sisters, is also asking for emergency donations. The organization says they need money to purchase food and other necessities for men, ...

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  8. Ashland B&B earns statewide honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 30 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... Inn. Others in the top-10 included the Oxford Hotel in Bend, Tu Tu Tun Lodge in Gold Beach, and FivePine Lodge in Sisters. Other lodgings on the top-100 list from Jackson County include the Prospect Historic Hotel (97) and Crater Lake Lodge ...

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  9. Suttle Lake Lodge Brings New Portland Sensibilities To The Wilds of Central OregonRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 20 | Willamette Week

    ... and Seattle's Belltown neighborhood. Now, it's gone woodsy, taking over a dilapidated lakeside lodge just west of Sisters in the Deschutes National Forest. Rather than turning the Suttle Lodge & Boathouse into another Ace, they've left it remarkably ...

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  10. Medical Examiner Says Transient Died of ExposureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | KBND-AM Bend

    The Deschutes County Medical Examiner says a man found inside his parked car in Sisters did not die of carbon monoxide poisoning, as investigators initially thought. The M.E. conducted a detailed exam on 39-year-old Edward Fones and now says the cause of death was hypothermia.

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  11. Man sleeping in parked car dies from exhaust fumes - Mon, 19 Dec 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Edward Carlton Fones died of carbon monoxide poisoning. The sheriff's office says the car, parked on a street in Sisters, was surrounded by snow, causing the exhaust fumes to fill the car from the underside. His body was discovered Saturday after a ...

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  12. Jefferson United Way making holiday appeal for new donorsRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... at Christmas, where funds may be short, people always find a way to help their less fortunate brothers and sisters right here at home. I am so proud to be a part of this extraordinary organization that helps people every day. We're the best-kept ...

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  13. Man sleeping in parked car dies from exhaust fumesRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    ... Edward Carlton Fones died of carbon monoxide poisoning. The sheriff's office says the car, parked on a street in Sisters, was surrounded by snow, causing the exhaust fumes to fill the car from the underside. His body was discovered Saturday after a ...

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  14. Buddy system: Big Brothers Big Sisters finds new ways to connect adults and young peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | CSI Media

    About 75 children currently are on the waiting list for Big Brothers Big Sisters, but a variety of innovative new program hopes to match those kids with mentors. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Rock, Walworth and Jefferson counties is gearing up its Bigs in Blue program following a national TV rollout.

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  15. Edelweiss Ski Club to host meeting Dec. 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | The News-Review

    ... and members can sign up for the first overnight event, slated for Jan. 20-22 in the Black Butte Ranch area west of Sisters. Reporter Emily Hoard can be reached at 541-957-4217 or [email protected] . Or follow her on Twitter @hoard_emily. Emily ...

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  16. Advent Beer Calendar 2016: Day 6: Three Creeks Rudolph's Imperial RedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | The Brew Site

    ... and creepy side to it. In honor of the release of Rudolph today's Advent beer comes from Three Creeks Brewing in Sisters, Oregon: their Rudolph's Imperial Red Ale . This is a hefty 8.6% abv ale that's rich and warming, and might well leave you with ...

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  17. Shower Sponge Gripper Invented by InventHelp ClientRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | PRWeb

    ... less flexible, reaching the middle of the back while showering can be a challenge. Fortunately, an inventor from Sisters, Ore., has found a way to solve that problem. He developed the patent-pending LOOFA HANDLE to allow the user to wash the back ...

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  18. Corduroy the world's oldest cat is presumed dead at 27 after going missing seven weeks agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... and his owners have posted an emotional tribute to their pet has sadly passed away. Ashley Okura from the city of Sisters took to Instagram to post the news to the cat's 18,600 followers. Corduroy the cat ran away from his home in Oregon seven weeks ...

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  19. Christmas tree lots welcome shoppersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | The News-Review

    ... vehicle by Austin VanHouten, right, and Austin McCurdy at a 4H operated tree lot in Roseburg on Saturday. Sisters Alayna and Melanie Abrao had definite ideas about the features they were looking for as they surveyed the offerings at the 4-H ...

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  20. Mountain bikers have options year-round in Central OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2016 | The News-Review

    ... vast views in every direction and leaving behind mostly sagebrush and a few juniper trees. Mount Bachelor, the Three Sisters, Broken Top, Mount Washington and Mount Jefferson can all be seen to the west on a clear day on the Horse Butte trails. The ...

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