Quarry explosions cause concerns in Crook County

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The Crook County Sheriff’s Office said in a press release Tuesday that explosions being felt by residents in the southern part of the county were coming from a large rock quarry in Deschutes County. 

The sheriff’s office says it received numerous calls from Juniper Acres regarding explosions being felt in that area.

Deputies found that a rock quarry was conducting demolitions to create aggregate to fix roads in Central Oregon. 

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