Portrait Connection Paintings Unveiled

For the second year in a row Portrait Connection is giving local artists a chance to work with children who are facing difficult challenges and leaving their families with a piece of art that marks a specific moment in time.

Central Oregon Daily’s Dalton Roth went to see the artists and families as this year’s paintings were unveiled.

Source on the Scene: High Desert Stampede

It’s Friday, and that means it’s time for “Source on the Scene,” sponsored by Indian Head Casino. This week Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker takes us to the Redmond Fair Grounds where the High Desert Stampede is underway. 
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And thanks to our “Source on the Scene” sponsor, Indian Head Casino, for giving us the time and resources to show you some of the best events and entertainment that our region has to offer every Friday night on Central Oregon Daily.

Bend Boxer Sets Sights On Olympics

The best amateur boxers in the nation are in Reno, Nevada this week competing at the “Western Elite Qualifier” and one of those boxers lives and trains right here in Central Oregon. Whitney “Hollywood” Gomez fights at 132 pounds and is trying to take another step at achieving her life long goal of representing the United States at the Olympics.