▶️ Pandemic Profile: Grocery-getting good Samaritan


One year ago, COVID-19 was first identified in Deschutes County.

The early days of the pandemic were filled with fear and uncertainty.

Something as simple as picking up groceries felt risky to many people.

For a Bend woman, a story went viral of her picking up groceries for a couple she’d never met (and still hasn’t.)

Turns out her hospitality inspired thousands of people across the globe – before we even knew how badly we needed it.

Previous Coverage:

▶️ A Year of COVID: ICU nurse’s commitment strengthened by community support

▶️ A Year of COVID: Real estate brokers pivot and thrive in hot housing market

▶️ A Year of COVID: LPHS shop teacher adapts, offering hands-on lessons online

▶️ A Year of COVID: Restaurant worker reflects on rollercoaster industry impact


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