Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker takes us live at the Wrecktangle, an outdoor ninja obstacle challenge built for kids and adults, which has been constructed in the Old Mill District. The obstacle course will be open through the summer season. To find more information on the course visit here.
There are two new fire stations under construction in Central Oregon right now. Station 302 in Tumalo is being replaced with a larger, updated facility right next door to the current station. Bend is welcoming a new addition located on Northeast 15th Street, next door to the Bend Police Headquarters. Central Oregon Daily’s Dalton Roth spoke with officals on the project and has more.
With conditions being almost perfect for a wildfire to start, we’re reminded of fires like the one that swept through Northern California and devastated the town of Paradise. Several local agencies spoke with county commissioners this afternoon about how to help prevent what happened in Paradise from affecting Central Oregon. Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan was at the meeting and tells us what lessons were discussed.
Central Oregon Daily’s Meghan Glova spoke with Lt. Bryan Husband, a coordinator for search and rescue, to talk about the importance of safety and being prepared for adventures in Central Oregon.
J.J. Harrison, the Sisters Rodeo Clown, brought smiles and laughter to the students of Sisters Elementary on Friday. His act was full of goofs alongside the Sisters Rodeo Queen and the One-Armed Bandit, but he also conveyed a message about inclusion and the importance of helping your friends.
The Sisters Rodeo will be in town through Sunday and ticket information can be found here.
Bend Rock Gym is already the hot spot to climb indoors in town but now the gym has expanded its facility by 11,000 square feet and has all new walls for beginners to experts. The gym will be hosting an open house for the public from 6-9 PM on Thursday, June 13, with beer and pizza for visitors to enjoy.
Central Oregon Daily’s Dalton Roth has more.
City of Bend officials say they’ve heard residents loud and clear and they are now looking at creating permits for neighborhood parking. This issue came up after several parking changes in downtown forced many to park in neighborhood rather than downtown for events and shopping, which residents say has become a nuisance and a safety hazard.
Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan has more.
It’s that time of the week again — SkiMum came into the studio to tell us about the importance of getting outside during our beautiful Oregon summers. She spent some time with Adam Sather of Rad Camps to learn about the positive benefits, both mentally and physically, of spending some time outdoors.
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.
This week Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker takes us into the sky on America’s first commercial airliner: the Ford Tri-Motor.
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