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Just for science and fun

Just for science and fun

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Store owners Michael and Connie Rayl recently opened their new venue, Just Science, and offer a wide variety of ways to have fun with science
Doing the work the Lord has called them to do

Doing the work the Lord has called them to do

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The objective of St. Vincent de Paul is to bring spiritual rewards to the givers and to bless the receivers in the name of Jesus Christ
Making room for more blooms

Making room for more blooms

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Kristi Breese moved Hidden Falls Garden to Powell Butte and significantly expanded her inventory
Museum Events Return

Museum Events Return

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A virtual version of May at the Museum will launch Thursdays next month and People From Our Past will offer live events on Wednesdays
Never let the old man in

Never let the old man in

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Walt Wagner reflects on his life after 50, his past career with OSP, and why he hasn't slowed down
More than a lemonade stand

More than a lemonade stand

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A Prineville youth recently raised money at a lemonade stand to help homeless people in Bend with the help of Sammy's Burgers and Shakes
More than a place to cut hair

More than a place to cut hair

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Monte Gibson's nostalgic barber shop has just recently added a new barber to serve customers
Providing social and emotional learning

Providing social and emotional learning

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MountainStar recently celebrated 20 years of providing abuse and neglect prevention services to young children
Creating fun here and there

Creating fun here and there

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Owners Jeff and Jodi Kerr love getting people together to visualize and create their own art creations
Bracing for a tough water year

Bracing for a tough water year

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Like the previous year, Ochoco Irrigation District is facing drought conditions, but less water is stored in the reservoirs to start 2021
Corral Tap Room and Food Carts to open soon

Corral Tap Room and Food Carts to open soon

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The recently completed tap house will feature two food carts and a tasteful venue for clients to enjoy a fun and warm environement.
Grab your Easter baskets!

Grab your Easter baskets!

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Kiwanis Club of Prineville will host its annual Easter egg hunt this weekend after having to cancel the event last spring
Manufacturing has remained strong during the past year

Manufacturing has remained strong during the past year

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Prineville/Crook County Economic Development of Central Oregon Director Kelsey Lucas also reported that there is a lot of interest in spec industrial…
Serving the people in Paulina Country

Serving the people in Paulina Country

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Rory Rodgers reflects on the past two years serving the hard working people of Paulina
Rotary on the Radio returns

Rotary on the Radio returns

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The event, which was canceled in 2020 by pandemic, will be held virtually on April 1
Reflecting on 35 years

Reflecting on 35 years

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Cooper Electric owner Jared Cooper looks back on the last 35 years, as his family's business has served the community through good and hard times
Inside the minds of student mayors

Inside the minds of student mayors

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Prineville Mayor Jason Beebe is helping Crook County Foundation members resurrect the 'If I Were a Mayor' contest in Prineville
Restaurants poised for lower risk category

Restaurants poised for lower risk category

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After months of being in the extreme risk category, local restaurants are ready and eager to expand their indoor and outdoor dining opportunities
Battling limitations with a can-do attitude

Battling limitations with a can-do attitude

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The Crook County FFA, 4-H clubs have moved forward despite pandemic restrictions that prevent meeting in person
Going green... and going live

Going green... and going live

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Thanks to improving COVID numbers and a staggered start, the Paddy Pint will run in person
Growing business through challenges

Growing business through challenges

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In spite of the challenges thrown at them from the pandemic, Greg Lambert has grown his employment business and looks forward to a good upcoming year
Enriching lives of youth

Enriching lives of youth

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As area director for Young Life in Prineville, Bella Bonanno feels blessed to work with her parents as a team to continue the legacy they began in…
Engaging students through storytelling

Engaging students through storytelling

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Scott Buchanan brings the world into the classroom through his own world travels
Putting lending libraries on the map

Putting lending libraries on the map

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Rotary members, school staff and students are teaming up to increase the visibility of the small give-a-book/take-a-book libraries in Prineville
When indoor dining is not an option...

When indoor dining is not an option...

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Crook County has seen an increase in outdoor dining venues as weather becomes more moderate and COVID restrictions relax
Supporting veterans and families

Supporting veterans and families

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Susan Fenske, an Army veteran who experienced post trauma, founded the American Heroes Foundation to support others who are working through their own…
Keeping the rails busy with diversification

Keeping the rails busy with diversification

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The City of Prineville Railway has remained solvent even with car haulage down, and the increase in railcar leases has resulted in an increase in…
To wish upon a star

To wish upon a star

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The first annual Wishing Upon a Wish Stick event was a success, with two excited and appreciative winners
Residential construction surging in the midst of COVID

Residential construction surging in the midst of COVID

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Local residential construction businesses report an upward trend in a labor market that otherwise is in a downward slide
Wolves removed from the federal endangered list

Wolves removed from the federal endangered list

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ODFW now managing wolves statewide after wolf delisting from federal Endangered Species List

Pandemic drives increase in direct to consumer sales

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Pandemic drives increase in direct to consumer sales
This method increases profits for agriculture producers, encouraging consumers to build relationships with local farmers and ranchers

Wedding anniversary

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Wedding anniversary
Friendsview Manor residents McNulty's celebrate 65th wedding anniversary in Newberg

Shop local and treat your sweet tooth

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Shop local and treat your sweet tooth
The first annual Choclate Crawl will be held over a three-day period, Feb. 11-13

A hand up, not a handout

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A hand up, not a handout
Cindy Burback emphasizes that Redemption House Ministries tries to provide the women with the stability, empathy and compassion that is so hard to…

Library adjusts its services during pandemic closure

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Library adjusts its services during pandemic closure
The new Book Bundles service at Crook County Library is one way to access a variety of books

Bird watching is alive and well at the Wetlands

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Bird watching is alive and well at the Wetlands
Midges have four life stages and are able to survive the winter at the Wetlands

Riding the outlaw trail

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Riding the outlaw trail
Western author Rick Steber's new release of 'The Last Outlaw' features a nail-biting and invigorating story of the Old West and notorious outlaw Tobe…

Celebration equals discounts and treats

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Celebration equals discounts and treats
The Cute Cactus, a children's clothing boutique, celebrates its one-year anniversary

The show must go on

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The show must go on
In spite of a challenging year, the Prineville Follies will hold auditions and rebroadcast the program on March 5

Expanding and providing an inclusive space

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Expanding and providing an inclusive space
BestCare, Prineville's mentral health provider, moved in September 2000 to their location on Madras Highway

City of Wishes

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City of Wishes
Local residents Hedda King and Jeanne Zerbe initiated the Wishing Upon a Wish Stick project in January to bring customers into local businesses

The great reveal at Vintage Cottage

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The great reveal at Vintage Cottage
When Kimberly Dellinger bought the store two years ago, she dreamed of creating a space that would provide clothing, in addition to home decor and…

Long-awaited irrigation certainty and legal protection

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Long-awaited irrigation certainty and legal protection
Habitat Conservation Plan turns from a distant goal to a present-day reality for Ochoco Irrigation District and city of Prineville

Made for the shade

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Made for the shade
Rotary Club of Crook County commits $10,000 to build a shade structure near the local skate park and pickleball courts

Defining the face of art

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Defining the face of art
Diana Krugle has thrived with her art in spite of COVID, and has also used her art platform to educate others about mental illness

Relief funds available for small businesses

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Relief funds available for small businesses
The most recent state relief funding for small businesses due to COVID-19 will close Dec. 16

Leaving a lasting impression

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Leaving a lasting impression
The owners of FreeHorse Work Wear are visionaries who create products that bring their customers' visions to life

Bringing the Nativity scene to life

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Bringing the Nativity scene to life
The Biblical Christmas story comes alive in a memorable way on the campus of the Powell Butte Christian Church.

Country Christmas goes virtual

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Country Christmas goes virtual
The 29th annual Hospice Christmas Auction will be held as an online virtual auction on Dec. 5

COVID freeze hits Prineville, but Small Business Saturday offers…

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COVID freeze hits Prineville, but Small Business Saturday offers…
With many local businesses impacted by the pause due to COVID surges, local employers need support from local consumers

Getting meat on the table

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Getting meat on the table
New owners, John and Candace Frantz continue the tradition of offering high quality meats, with the added bonus of a smokehouse

Emphasizing grit and grace

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Emphasizing grit and grace
Kaley Blasdell demonstrates the grit and toughness that comes with being a lifestock contractor, but displays grace and graciousness as first runner…

The 2020 farm season concludes

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The 2020 farm season concludes
The summer drought facing Central Oregon created challenges for Crook County agriculture this season

Kindness in the face of tragedy

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Kindness in the face of tragedy
Mitchell School students took ownership of holding a walkathon to raise money for Mill City students affected by the fire

Nonprofits make their vote count

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Nonprofits make their vote count
Local mortgage company, Mann Mortgage, has presented six nonprofits with proceeds from every loan and transaction their business does each quarter…

Blessings in the form of a quilt

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Blessings in the form of a quilt
A community quilt group that meets at Our Savior's Lutheran Church will keep their yearly donations local

Prineville businesses to offer spooky fun Halloween

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Prineville businesses to offer spooky fun Halloween
The traditional candy crawl will be held at local businesses on Halloween to treat both youngsters and adults

Ochoco Creek Cleanup in need of volunteers

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Ochoco Creek Cleanup in need of volunteers
The annual cleanup will take place Oct. 17, and interested volunteers are encouraged to sign up ahead of time

On a quest for the news

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On a quest for the news
Third and fourth grade students at Steins Pillar Elementary are working on an education model that will result in creating their own newspaper

Serving up wood-smoked BBQ

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Serving up wood-smoked BBQ
Co-Owners David Brown and Jerry Roland have been serving an impressive barbecue menu since opening in May

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