Poacher tip line opens

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The new *OSP number is a quick way to report poachers, and nonemergency traffic hazards.

Kickoff party for Relay

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Join the Jefferson County Relay For Life kickoff party, from 5:30-7:30 pm., Thursday, Feb. 15.

Terrebonne market buglarized

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Information about burglary suspects is being sought, following a break-in at Ferguson's Market.

Births

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Birth announcements from St. Charles Madras hospital for the week of Jan. 26.

Kids without shots can be excluded

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Unimmunized children will not be able to attend school or child care starting Feb. 21.

Fossil hunter Ashwill seeks to honor his mentor

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Ashwill has hosted numerous scientists in Madras, and had a fossil named after him.

Sell online through Juniper Auctions

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Business can do estate sales, or individual items. Customers can preview sale items at the shop.

Blitz targets seat belt, cell phone use

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The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is joining a high visibility enforcement campaign.

Culver students challenged to promote tolerance

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Culver vice principal: 'You look out for friends and classmates, because it's our Culver family.'

McCalister, Beckley join St. Charles Family Care

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Both providers enjoy working in a small town setting, next to a small hospital.

Class helps with cultural grants

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Learn about grant programs from multiple funders at February regional workshop.

Fair royalty crowned at gala

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Miss Rodeo Oregon Kayla Vincent emcees the dinner and auction event at thee fairgrounds.

Topic is lives of undocumented immigrants

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Community discussion on undocumented immigrant lives and issues at the library.

Car wash going up

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Work has begun on the south end of Madras on the construction of Cruz-In Car Wash.

Ash Wednesday event begins Lent

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People will receive a cross of ashes on their foreheads during an Ash Wednesday ceremony.

Births

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Birth announcements from St. Charles Madras hospital for the week of Jan. 19.

Kasches named Livestockmen of Year

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Culver area ranchers raised Corriente cattle when they first came to Central Oregon.

Opportunity grant in memory of Sarah Short

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Madras resident Sarah Short advocated for people with disabilities locally and at the state level.

St. Charles grant supports LINC director

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A $12,000 grand will provide the LINC group with a director for the rest of this year.

Relay for Life sets kickoff party

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Kickoff event is Feb. 15, at the chamber's Business After Hours monthly gathering.

Homeless count, resource fair draw crowd

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Some 100 homeless people turn out for the combined event, and 20 more were surveyed in camps.

AARP has tax help

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Free tax assistance is offered to seniors and low-income people from Madras and Warm Springs.

St. Charles has health study scholarships

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Up to 10 health education-related scholarships ready for students from Jefferson County.

Metolius adopts Sparrow Child, Tucker

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Students will earn funds for Tucker's medical care by doing community service projects.

Kick up your heels; learn line dancing

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The Jefferson County Library will be offering a free beginning level Line Dancing class Feb. 6.

Talk on undocumented immigrants

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Julissa Arce's memoir, 'My Underground American Dream,' will be featured at the Madras COCC campus.

'Casablanca' slated at film center

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Japanese drama, 'Wonder Woman' and 1942 classic featured at library's film center.

Inmates graduate Jobs for Life program

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The Jobs for Life program restores dignity, changes lives and transforms communities.

Rabies clinic in Culver

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Dr. Hally's Veterinary Service will hold the clinic at a cost of $20 per dog or cat.

Students raising funds for Japan trip

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The Madras group's Sister City trip includes visits to Tomi City and Tokyo, Japan.

Mentor a child in Big Brothers Big Sisters

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Mentors assure young people that someone cares and will be there through challenges.

Point in Time count on Friday

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Held in conjunction with Community Resource Fair at the First Baptist Church.

Bank benefit helps MountainStar nursery

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Warm Hearts campaign collects hats, coats, mittens and cash for low-income families.

Cherry Tree tickets on sale

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Tickets are now on sale for the 26th annual Rotary Cherry Tree Celebration, Feb. 10.

Rotary donates to sewing group

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Bears and Quilts group in Three Rivers creates over 1,000 items for donation.

Births

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Births submitted from St. Charles Madras hospital during the week of Jan. 10.

Police checking seatbelt use

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Traffic blitz will run from Feb. 6-19, checking for seat belts and child car seats.

Class for ham radio license

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One-day COCC class will assist those trying to obtain their ham radio license.

CHS drama class stages comedy

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Admission is free, but bring canned food to donate to the community food bank.

Students intern at local businesses

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Students in the 509-J District explore careers, businesses preview future employees.

A prescription for a promising future

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C.O.Community College preps students for careers in fast-growing pharmacy tech field

Community Read seeks feedback

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The committee is seeking ideas for types of books, related activities, and more volunteers.

COCC offers financial aid help

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COCC is hosting 'Scholarship Day' on Thursday, Jan. 25, to help student with financial aid.

Livestock banquet at fairgrounds

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Banquet location changed to the Jefferson County Fairgrounds for Saturday evening.

Suppah selected for leaders' summit

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Suppaph selected as an ambassador to attend the Harvard University leadership summit.

Class on mindfulness reduces stress

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The Stress Less with Mindfulness class series begins on Feb. 6, at Redmond Extension office

Births

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Births submitted from St. Charles Madras hospital during the week of Jan. 10.

Teen creates film from bullying incident

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Wrote the script when he was 12 to turn a negative experience into a positive one.

J.C. Farm Bureau awarded for actions

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The leadership, hard work, and determination of the Jefferson County Farm Bureau recognized.

VFW presents Patriot Pen awards

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At Culver Middle School, the first-place award went to student Tegan H. Macy.

Deadline extended for cultural grants

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Cultural Coalition still has $2,000 in grants to give away to Jefferson County groups.

Legion awards college scholarship

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The American Legion Post 60 (retired), of Antelope, awarded Ashwood resident Devin Krasznavolgyi.

Traffic blitz issues 19 tickets

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Officers will be conducting a campaign on seatbelt, cell phone, and traffic safety.

Community Resource Fair planned

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More vendors sought for fair, held in conjunction with the Point in Time count.

Join an MLK Day of Service project

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Service projects being planned in Madras and Warm Springs; still time to sign up.

CHS presents comedy play

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Play is free, but canned food donations are being accepted for local food bank.

Semi wrecks close U.S. 97

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Fog and black ice contributed to the chain-reaction wreck of several semitrucks.

Madras Medical offering urgent care

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The community response to Madras Medical Group's new urgent care service has been positive.

Bellamy new C.O. Realtors president

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This year, the COAR board will focus on protecting private property rights and upholding standards.

Housing voucher list open

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List open for four days only for applications for the Housing Choice Voucher Program wait list.

Inmates help Operation Rudolph

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Helpers learn about Kiwanis community service program, while wrapping gifts for kids.

J&J adds U-Haul services

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Located at 85 SW Third St., J&J Service Systems is offering U-Haul trucks, trailers, more.

MHS Boosters get air show donation

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The Madras High School Booster Club was recently presented with a check for $1,000.

Tanks replaced at Wilbur-Elllis

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Three huge fertilizer tanks at the Wilbur-Ellis Co., in Madras, were recently replaced.

British, Irish films featured

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'Albert Nobbs' (R), is a film set in 19th century Ireland, which stars Glen Close.

Tryouts set for community play

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Tryouts are set for the High Desert Community Theater Guild's winter play, 'Your Guests are Ghosts.'

Local college students visit MHS classes

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College visitors give MHS students tips on what to expect for study, housing and work on campus.

LINC hosts 50 families at first Christmas party

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Kids got to make Christmas crafts while their parents selected gifts to take home and give to them.

Start new year with a free hike

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Guided hike at Smith Rock State Park on New Year's Day starts off year with exercise.

Courtain, Estimo-Pitt join CASA

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Only half the foster care children in Jefferson County have advocates to represent them in court.

Veterans party fills stockings

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Donations allow veterans' families to choose gifts to wrap up for their children.

Births

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Birth announcemenets from St. Charles Madras hospital for the week of Dec. 18.

LINC helps bring gifts to W.S.

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LINC volunteers deliver Christmas gifts to some 650 students at Warm Springs.

Schulz wins VFW travel prize

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Winner receives a $3,000 travel voucher. The fundraiser benefited local VFW efforts.

Cary directs Native American program

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Cary helps students with everything from academic resources to financial aid and scholarships.

Lady of Guadalupe pilgrimage

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Hispanic members of St. Patrick's Catholic Church held their annual Our Lady of Guadalupe walk.

Cardio Challenge awards given

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Some 66 people complete the full 50 days of fitness program and win cash prizes.

Shortage of local homes for J.C. foster kids

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County has 49 foster kids, yet only 21 are able to live in local foster homes due to shortage.

W.S. cadet among Youth ChalleGNe grads

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Garrison Johnson graduates from rigorous cadet program with diploma and life skills.

Fatal truck wreck closes Highway 20

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Central Oregon traffic being redirected to Highway 20 toward Sweet Home until highway repaired.

Churches set special services

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'Blue Christmas,' candlelight services at Lutheran/Episcopal and United Methodist churches.

Enjoy the snow and help NASA

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Citizens needed to measure snow deepths while skiing or doing other winter sports.

Madras musician fundraising for college

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Hopes to attend Musicians Institute in Hollywood, to earn independent artist certificate.

Albert crafts prize-winning saddle

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The second saddle he has ever made wins first prize at the Pendleton Leather Show.

Classes tour Symons Ranch

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Bend students enjoyed a hayride, which took them to the various sections of the ranch.

Madras FFA tests ag sales skills

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FFA Chapter members participated in the District Agricultural Sales Career Development event.

Santaland play at Maragas

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Culver winery hosts one-man Christmas comedy with Bend actor Clinton Clark.

Traffic blitz over holidays

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The campaign will be from Dec. 13 through Jan. 1 for seatbelt and cell phone misuse.

Stocking stuffer event for military families

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Military families can get free toys for their kids at Stocking Stuffer event.

Lake Billy Chinook petition denied

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No-wake zone on Fly Creek Inlet viewed, and floating restroom repairs are OKed.

CEC issues capital credit checks

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Individual checks will average $131.37 and will be paid to 11,435 CEC members.

Run event benefits relief nursery

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Freeze your Fanny event includes run and swim options, logo hat and chili feed.

Prepare pets for winter weather

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Outdoor pets must have proper shelter, food, water and veterinarian care by Oregon law.

Madras Cabinet Shop makes C.O. top 20 list

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Demand for custom made cabinets continued to grow, even through the recession.

Clary new manager at Erickson's

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With 21 years of experience in the grocery business, he has worked at four store companies.

Madras bowler going to nationals

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Micah Webb and Jessica Peles both won gold medals at the regional level, and Webb was selected.

Affordable counseling at WaterCup

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Madras nonprofit center can help with marriage, teen, addiction and other issues.

Guillary visits Madras VFW Auxiliary

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VFW district officers, local officials attend the luncheon for national VFW auxiliary president.

Irvine new provider at Mosaic Medical

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Will also work at St. Charles Madras caring for inpatient and obstetrical patients.

Grinch, Santa to visit library

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Saturday, at the library, children are invited to hear the Grinch recite his story.

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