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Play of the Day: The best from Dec. 8 high school basketball

December 10, 2017 Lake Oswego Review - Sports Miles Vance
Take a look back at the plays that made the difference between victory and defeat on Friday

Check out our best high school basketball photos from Dec. 8

December 09, 2017 Lake Oswego Review - Sports Miles Vance
The 2017-18 winter season is off and rolling, with lots of huge results already

Friends to Follow

Social media posts from your local merchants


My View: Kids' health shouldn't be a budget bargaining chip

December 07, 2017 Portland Tribune - Opinion Sen. Ron Wyden
Congress has cut funding to the Children's Health Insurance Program; Sen. Ron Wyden vows to fight for funding to allow the program to continue.

Better to give than receive? Put it to the test

December 05, 2017 Central Oregonian - Opinion Central Oregonian
The Crook County community features a lot of opportunities to give to those who are less fortunate


80 years of miniature magic

December 08, 2017 Central Oregonian - Features Holly Scholz
The Grimes family continues its decades-long Prineville tradition with the Grimes Christmas Scene

Cutting horse world champ

December 08, 2017 Central Oregonian - Features Holly Scholz
Homegrown cowboy Jameson Grimes wins NCHA 2,000 Limit Rider World Championship
  • Christmas at the Cabin

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Community supports 26th Annual St. Charles Hospice Christmas Auction in Prineville
  • Back in Time

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Powell Butte rancher Lynn Lundquist was re-elected as president of the Oregon Cattlemen's Association 25 years ago
  • New mini storage unit opens

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Ray Fahlgren builds Baldwin Storage, offering 28 units in Baldwin Industrial Park
  • Bohme joins Family Resource Center as development coordinator

    Central Oregonian - Features
    The Posie Shoppe to host Prineville Perk this Friday morning, Dec. 8 downtown
  • Snuggle up with a good book

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Crook County Library offers its first-ever Winter Reading Program, Dec. 1-31
  • Feeding the needy

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Eastside Church in Prineville hosts the Brown Bag Program the second Monday of each month
  • A hometown holiday in Prineville

    Central Oregonian - Features
    The holiday season began in Prineville Saturday, Nov. 25 with Christmas in the Pines Day
  • Back in Time

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Crook County went over the top on its November 1942 war bond quota, with sales reaching $57,616
  • Getting into the bubble business

    Central Oregonian - Features
    The Main Street Boutique will host a grand opening celebration this Saturday, Dec. 2
  • Crooked River Inn to host Prineville Perk

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Mid Oregon Credit Union accepting donations locally to benefit Crook County Holiday Partnership through Dec. 13
  • A healing bond

    Central Oregonian - Features
    A goose named Strawberry and her owner, George Baertlein, form a special friendship
  • 'Yes, Virginia, There is a Santa Claus'

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Crook County Middle School Production Company to perform an age-old holiday story
  • Little Elves visit Santa's Workshop

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Children make gifts for loved ones at annual holiday event and get to visit with Santa
  • Back in Time

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Prineville grade school students set records when they purchased $427 worth of war savings stamps and bonds 75 years ago
  • A time to remember

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Whispering Pines Funeral Home offers a series of Memorial Ornament Get-Togethers to help grieving families get through the holidays
  • Memory Tree will be on display at Juniper Ridge Funeral Home

    Central Oregonian - Features
    It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas, as the first week of the 'Our Town Christmas Giveaway' begins today
  • Kids Club thanks the community

    Central Oregonian - Features
    The free Kids Club Giving Thanks Dinner was held at the Crook County High School commons on Thursday, Nov. 16
  • Welcoming the holidays

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Christmas in the Pines Day kicks off the holiday season in Prineville Saturday, Nov. 25 with shopping, a parade, lights and displays
  • From a child's hands to your heart

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Kids can make gifts for their families during Santa's Workshop on Saturday, Nov. 18
  • Back in Time

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Crook County School District searches for building site for a new school 25 years ago
  • A well-known customer

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Prineville auto parts store owner is the 10,000th customer of local body shop
  • 'What's Brewing?' to focus on homelessness this Wednesday, Nov. 15

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Play and enter 'Our Town Christmas Giveaway' for a chance to win holiday shopping scrip to local businesses
  • Teaching geography literacy

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Powell Butte Community Charter School awarded a $60,000 three-year geography grant
  • Snow, smoke and heat affect local crops

    Central Oregonian - Features
    Full reservoirs and irrigation improvements helped growers make it through the hot summer

Sustainable Life

Gift ideas for gardeners

December 11, 2017 Cynthia Orlando
Stuck for what to give for the holidays? Consider this exhaustive list of possibilities

Wind warning issued for Corbett, Multnomah Falls

December 06, 2017 Brent Weisberg/KOIN 6 News
The windiest locations are forecasted to be along the Old Columbia River Highway.

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