Origin Story: The Lemon Tree

In this week’s Origin Story, Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker introduces us to the chefs behind The Lemon Tree in Bend. After a life of adventure, Chef Betsy McDonald and Chef Jaclyn Perez are channeling that adventure with a menu that is internationally inspired, but locally sourced.

The Lemon Tree is located in Downtown Bend on Franklin and currently they’re only open for breakfast and lunch.

Thanks to BendBroadband Business for giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregonians who have turned their passion into a  profession with a new edition of Origin Story every Monday on Central Oregon Daily News at five.

War Stories: Korean War Veteran Art Edgren

In our weekly War Stories series, we introduce you to the stories of Central Oregon war veterans, some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t. In this week’s War Stories, producer Warren Shultz introduces us to Korean War U.S. Marine Corps veteran Art Edgren.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

Destination Oregon: Freebridge Brewing in The Dalles

It’s not unusual to find new uses for old buildings. It happens all the time. In The Dalles two local entrepreneurs recently opened the town’s first brewery and you won’t believe what the building was originally built to be. 

In this week’s Destination Oregon report, Dave Jones takes us to Freebridge Brewing in The Dalles.

Join us every Thursday for another new edition of Destination Oregon, where Dave Jones takes you to some of the most interesting and beautiful places across our state.

War Stories: John Egress

In our weekly War Stories series, we introduce you to the stories of Central Oregon war veterans, some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t. In this week’s War Stories, producer Cody Rheault introduces us to John Egress, a former U.S. Air Force security officer, now living in Bend.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

Water Trucked in to Warm Springs After Broken Water Main Causes Issues

Water trucks, bottled water and mobile showers, that’s the continuing scene on the Warm Springs Reservation. Central Oregon Daily’s Curtis Vogel has more on the efforts to make life normal as repair crews continue to fix a broken water main.

However, if you want to help with donations of bottled water or buckets to carry water in; or if you can help in any other way, you can call Valerie Switzer who is handling donations. Her number is 541-553-3298.

Pedaling For A Cure

Central Oregon Daily sat down with Bob Sanders and Brenda Webber to talk about “Pedaling For A Cure”.

Bob will be cycling approximately 2,900 miles from Bend, OR, to the national headquarters of the Cancer Society in Atlanta, GA, to raise funding and awareness for the American Cancer Society. The ride will begin on June 2nd, 2019, with an estimated arrival in Atlanta in mid-July.

To find out more information about the ride, or to donate to the cause, visit acsevents.org.