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Historic Shay Locomotive heads to Prineville from West Virginia 25 years ago

School district implements new Student Threat Assessment…

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District adopts the widely used Salem-Keizer model that involves community professionals

Suspected arson case results in local man's death

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Frank Young, who authorities believe started the fire, died of injuries Wednesday

City, other agencies dispute smoke plan provision

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Proposed rule change to smoke management plan includes one-hour particulate threshold on prescribed burns

City to conduct housing needs and buildable lands analyses

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State agency will pay for consultant to complete the work with help from local officials throughout next year

Designing a place to play

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Local elementary students provide input for the proposed playground at Stryker Park

Utility project going steep and deep

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Installation of new wastewater, water lines required trenching up a 400-foot-tall hillside and digging down more than 30 feet

State, federal Democratic candidates have meet and greet

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Central Oregonians Jamie McLeod-Skinner and Karen Rippberger attend meet and greet event

Palmer appointed county treasurer

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Powell Butte resident held the deputy treasurer office in Jefferson County before coming to Crook County

Prineville man arrested on drug-related charges

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Justin Kurz charged with possessing marijuana and possessing, manufacturing and delivering cocaine

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Prineville voters to decide on $85,000 bond issue to complete railroad 100 years ago

Locals tee off on hotel proposal

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Fairway Suites pitch to City of Prineville raises concerns and questions at public meeting

Drone Camp lands at The Landing

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The after school program for teens expands to four days a week and now includes curriculum

Celebrating recovery

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Several agencies will host an event Thursday to celebrate recovery from addictions and mental illness

God invites us to name ourselves as Christ followers

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The Bible reminds Christians to never use the name of the Lord our God carelessly

Lonerock is the Lonesomest place in Oregon

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The town was incorporated in 1901 as a sheep-ranching community in Gilliam County

Vets resource fair schedule has changed

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Event will combine with Veterans Appreciation Dinner tentatively planned for the week after Thanksgiving

Franchise fees giving city big financial boost

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Collections exceed $2 million and have eclipsed city property tax collections

Jungmann files for city council position

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With pharmacy career nearing its end, local resident wants to help city succeed in the future

Plans for new playground get underway

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The community is invited to a playground Design Day event on Tuesday evening in Prineville

Prineville man killed in motorcycle crash

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John Whitehurst was killed, speed and alcohol did not appear to be factors in the crash

Prineville man facing child abuse charges arrested

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Justin Viescas, age 26, was arrested in connection with injuries suffered by his 43-day-old twin children

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Rimrock Trails Adolescent Treatment Center location issues solved 25 years ago

Rip City Rally coming to Prineville

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Trail Blazers and Moda to visit Prineville on Sept. 12 for Sixth Annual Rip City Rally

Road rage incident under investigation

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Two men got into an altercation in the Third Street and Willowdale Drive area Saturday

A Prineville Run4Hope

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A 5K and 10K run helps raise awareness for the mission work being done in the Himalayas

Perry Poindexter, an early hotel operator in Prineville

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In 1903, a hotel guest had smallpox, and the Hotel Poindexter was quarantined

Hunter hospitalized after hanging for two days from tree

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Eddie Voelker was rescued by emergency personnel near Ukiah after being discovered by another hunter

CCFR responds to union labor complaint

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Local fire and rescue district disputes claims of anti-union bias and preferential treatment of non-union employees

Powell Butte gets more buses

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The school district and charter school partnered to restore bus service to help the traffic problem

Police department hiring reserves

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Unpaid position touted as way to enter law enforcement profession, boost resume while providing help to local department

Judge rejects OHV trail system on local forest land

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Conservation, hunter groups prevail in lawsuit; decision on proposed trails still subject to final review

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A community sing featuring patriotic songs was held in Prineville 100 years ago

Papke files for second city council term

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Wants to continue working on city projects and make plans for long-term growth

Volunteers sought to join local Board of Property Tax…

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Board will hear and respond to disputes about real market and assessed values in 2019

Fire destroys vehicle but nobody injured in incident

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Vehicle owner turns key and is surprised when smoke pour out and fire erupts under hood

ODOT emphasizing roundabout etiquette

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Department details proper way to utilize new structure and highlights local traffic changes

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Revenues from the 1993 Crook County Fair were the highest in the fair's history

Parrish given 31-year prison sentence for sex abuse

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Suspect is convicted of multiple sex abuse crimes involving child younger than age 12.

Local police squash sex trafficking rumor

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Despite claims on Facebook, there have not been any sex trafficking reports to local authorities

Medical condition the cause of vehicle crash

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A collision flipped a parked car onto its top Tuesday afternoon in a residential neighborhood

Meadow Lakes hotel?

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Fairway suites proposes addition of new hotel on golf course property near the parking lot

City launches rebrand effort

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Local leaders are Increasing use of video and social media to connect with residents

AVID expands to elementary schools

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The program focuses on organization, study skills, perseverance and planning

Prineville man injured in UTV crash

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Joe Beers suffered several injuries in the Saturday afternoon crash on a private ranch

Everyone needs a local church to call home

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The church is a congregation of Christians who interact as members of that local congregation

From classrooms to public office

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Hazel Hampton Guinn worked as an early teacher and became Wheeler County treasurer

Monumental generosity

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Community donates more than $16,000 in less than two weeks to pay for repairs to the vandalized Wildland Firefighters Monument

County forming natural resource committee

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Applications have been distributed for group that will advise, direct county on public lands decisions

Former principal returns to fill interim middle…

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Rocky Miner will take over position Kimberly Bonner left when she was appointed Crooked River Elementary principal

Wreck at the Y diverts traffic

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The two-vechicle crash occured Thursday morning at the intersection of Highway 126 and Highway 26

Semi overturns, blocks traffic

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A semi-truck driver was injured Wednesday morning when his truck overturned on Highway 126 in Powell Butte

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The Stevens hospital was badly damaged by fire, which broke out from an overheated flue 75 years ago

Rep. Walden visits Prineville

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Rep. Greg Walden visits with Crook County and Prineville leaders to discuss local issues

Silver celebration

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Meadow Lakes Golf Course celebrates turning a quarter century with events and specials

Throwing a big party for the city and the railway

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Many events and activities await to celebrate the City of Prineville's 150th anniversary and its railway's centennial

Two men arrested in Post for thefts

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Josef Taylor and Daniel Hibbits arrested in connection with Post burglaries

God wants us to know Him as a father

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Exposing ourselves to God's words creates a love for His will for our own lives

Paul Kelly was a lumberman and civic leader

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In 1941, he built Paul B. Kelly Lumber Company south of Mitchell on West Branch Creek

Funds dwindle, Food Bank to close

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Plans call for food distribution to end Aug. 31, doors to shut by end of September

Principal flip: Rasmussen to take over Pioneer

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Kimberly Bonner is appointed as the new principal at Crooked River Elementary

Clerks adjust to new Tobacco 21 law

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Of the 10 compliance inspections conducted on Crook County retailers, only one sold tobacco to a minor

Community invited to garden party

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Crook County On The Move hosts the event to share tips on harvesting, cooking and eating fresh produce on Aug. 14

Ochoco Crossing is nearing the finish line

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Applications to live at the remodeled school complex will be taken starting next week

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Japanese exchange students stay with Crook County 4-H host families 25 years ago

Hutchison seeks council spot

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Prineville City Council candidate views housing, more jobs as key issues for city

Allen Springs Fire

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Fast action has helped firefighters get a jump on dousing blaze that kicked up on Sunday morning; more 100-plus weather coming

Missing person found dead

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The body of Jim Heggie was discovered Sunday morning in the area of northwest Ochoco Creek

Catching a ride with God

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God is like a conductor, inviting us to come aboard and ride through life with Him

History of the Lava Island Rockshelter

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The shelter served as an early Native American hunting camp in Central Oregon

Man injured in motorcycle crash

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Powell Butte motorcycle driver was wearing helmet and protective riding gear

Determining the future of local recycling

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Because of rising costs, Prineville Disposal is taking recyclables to landfill while new plans get developed

Celebrating 25 years with golf tourney

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Meadow Lakes is hosting a golf scramble and other attractions Aug. 11 in honor of the course's silver anniversary

Kimberly Bonner replaces Cheri Rasmussen as Crooked…

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The long-time Crooked River principal will now oversee rural and alternative schools

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Maxine Brummer crowned Crook County Pioneer Queen 25 years ago at Pioneer Picnic

Prineville man arrested for burglary

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Crook County deputies find suspect Christopher Turnwall after following his footprints

It's almost fair time again

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Event to feature multiple livestock, exhibits, free concerts, a carnival and more

River redband fish count rising

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Good winter flows into Crooked River boost the number of redband trout in 2018

Tolling initiative refiled as IP 10

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Chief petitioners added clarification to an initiative that would require voter approval for tolling existing roadway lanes and bridges and added…

Wings and wheels, pancakes and burgers

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The Prineville Airport is hosting its annual Open House Fly-In and Car Show this Saturday

Mulligan dreams: Life doesn't provide do-overs like…

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Our words can often carry much power and weight and, once spoken, cannot be un-said

From an English youngster to a rancher's wife

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Emma Paul Keys and her husband, Bob, operated a large cattle and sheep ranch near Richmond

Prineville resident loses life in rollover crash on…

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David Thompson was ejected from his pickup and pronounced deceased at the scene

Two suspects headed to prison for local property…

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Alysa Bennight of Prineville sentenced to four years, Bend resident Martin Hollowell receives 10-year sentence

Sears owner files countersuit

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Heidi Wood makes multiple claims of fraud, negligence and breach of contract in lawsuit seeking more than $4 million in damages

Making the water last

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Ochoco Irrigation District to change from a demand distribution system to a rate-based program

DEQ awards city money for air quality work

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The City of Prineville will receive $10,450 to be spent on outreach and education efforts

Crook County Library conducts weeding of its…

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Books and materials must be purged from shelves occasionally to make room for new items

Pressure on state to expand road tolling

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Oregon transportation officials are urged to impose tolls on other highways besides I-5, I-205.

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Dailey Bros. three-ring circus comes to the Crook County Fairgrounds 75 years ago

Police department hiring second school resource…

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New hires pave way for additional law enforcement presence at local schools to make them safer

Share your garden bounty this summer

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Crook County On The Move facilitating vegetable donations from personal garden excess

The taming of the wild

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4-H kids train wild mustang foals rescued from the Warm Springs Indian Reservation

City urges water conservation

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Customers given tips to minimize water use, city completes several projects meant to reduce water loss

Acts of goodness are always significant

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The unnamed in the Bible play a role in helping us understand God's love for us in Jesus

Walton Lake was dedicated in the spring of 1954

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The lake was originally the site of a diversionary dam for early mining operations

How fire safe is Crook County?

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Local residents raise concerns following recent brush fires that have threatened local homes

Coming soon to a park near you

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Crook County Parks and Recreation district to launch new Movies in the Park program next week

New breast cancer support group forms

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Bosom Buddies welcomes Crook County breast cancer survivors to join the monthly meetings

Firefighters continue to battle wildfire burns in…

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Cemetery Fire grows to more than 1,400 acres, 50 percent contained Thursday morning

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