Walls, trusses up on Grocery Outlet in Madras

Walls, trusses up on Grocery Outlet in Madras

Will hire 30-40 positions from the local area; plans to open in March

Mid Oregon presents bicycles

Mid Oregon presents bicycles

Credit union teams put bikes together, then give them away in their own communities

Holiday Gala for community

Holiday Gala for community

A community choir, dancers, opera and other musical entertainers will perform

Library Band entertains runners

Library Band entertains runners

Chilled musicians put out hot music at the Canyon Rumble Frozen Half Marathon


Madras Features

JENNIFFER GRANT/MADRAS PIONEER - Owners Jim Russell, center, and Nick Brogdon, second from right, stand with their crew.
December 07, 2016

Partners open J&J Service Systems

by Susan Matheny
With large truck and small engine experience, partners are perfect fit for full service garage
FILE PHOTO - Kids Club members are excited about their coming event.
December 07, 2016

Christmas family event at Kids Club

by Madras Pioneer
Community invited to join in the holiday fun with crafts and cookies
FILE PHOTO - Pilgrimage walkers head out of Metolius toward Madras during last year's walk.
December 07, 2016

Lady of Guadalupe Walk is Saturday

by Madras Pioneer
Annual trek is from Culver to St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Madras


SUBMITTED PHOTO - June Bertsch
December 07, 2016

Bertsch celebrates 100th birthday

by Madras Pioneer
A 20-year resident of Madras, now living in West Linn
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Buff Elementary students show closeups of their personalized photos.
November 30, 2016

MHS, Buff students join on photo project

by Madras Pioneer
High school photography students work with elementary kids to create personalized digital photos.
PHOTO BY BILL VOLLMER - Jerry Gerke, right, carves up one of five turkeys served at the Community Kitchen.
November 30, 2016

Thanksgiving at Community Kitchen

by Madras Pioneer
Churches combine efforts to serve Thanksgiving meal to crowd at Community Kitchen
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Dancers during a rehearsal for the Nutcracker Ballet, with O'Brien at center.
November 30, 2016

Nutcracker Ballet in 32nd year

by Madras Pioneer
Madras resident Margee O'Brien performs once again with the Central Oregon School of Ballet in Bend
November 30, 2016

Culver homeless student count much less

by Madras Pioneer
Both Culver and 509-J school districts have fewer homeless students this year
SUBMITTED PHOTO - The winter landscape students will be painting.
November 30, 2016

Library hosts painting, jewelry classes

by Susan Matheny
Group classes to teach basics of painting and jewelry making at the Rodriguez Annex of the library
November 30, 2016

Caldera plans film workshop at W.S. academy

by Madras Pioneer
An artist will lead students in developing a documentary in cooperation with the Museum at Warm Springs

Don't miss the local news

Nov 30, 2016

CEC contest offers free trip to D.C.

by Madras Pioneer
High school juniors can apply online; the deadline is Dec. 9
Nov 30, 2016

Births

by Madras Pioneer
Birth announcements for Sage Buck, Norah Veach, both of Madras
Nov 30, 2016

Don't Put Your Faith in Walls

by Madras Pioneer
Pastor gives words of assurance to the local Hispanic community following the election
Nov 30, 2016

Culver teacher wins award

by Madras Pioneer
Science teacher Mike Dove will be conducting a high altitude ballooning project with students
Nov 30, 2016

Culver group offers food, gifts

by Susan Matheny
Culver families can apply for help with Christmas baskets and gifts for their children
Nov 30, 2016

Grant to train people for health care jobs

by Madras Pioneer
Program builds on America's Promise job training to rebuild the middle class
SUSAN MATHENY/MADRAS PIONEER - Students in Katie Lapke's class at Madras Elementary practice using napkins, passing food, and saying please and thank you at the dinner table at Black Bear Diner.
Nov 23, 2016

Students practice table manners

by Susan Matheny
Second-graders treated to meal at Black Bear Diner to test what they've learned
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Bonny Abendschein with young Savannah Patterson. She kept track of the kids through the years, attending weddings and graduations.
Nov 23, 2016

Abendschein spread her love to decades of kids

by Susan Matheny
Many children returned to visit her after aging out of day care
SUBMITTED PHOTO - A quilt has been donated by Shari Edwards and Linda Victorine for the benefit raffle.
Nov 23, 2016

Quilt raffle a benefit for Jacobs

by Madras Pioneer
Will help with the medical expenses for her cancer treatments
SUSAN MATHENY/MADRAS PIONEER - The Grinch converses with Cindy Lou Who, as she hides behind a Christmas tree.
Nov 23, 2016

MHS presents 'The Grinch'

by Susan Matheny
Colorful costumes and stage sets will delight the audience and put them in the Christmas spirit