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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

Pandemic drives increase in direct to consumer sales

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This method increases profits for agriculture producers, encouraging consumers to build relationships with local farmers and ranchers
Wedding anniversary

Wedding anniversary

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Friendsview Manor residents McNulty's celebrate 65th wedding anniversary in Newberg
Shop local and treat your sweet tooth

Shop local and treat your sweet tooth

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The first annual Choclate Crawl will be held over a three-day period, Feb. 11-13
A hand up, not a handout

A hand up, not a handout

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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

Library adjusts its services during pandemic closure

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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

Bird watching is alive and well at the Wetlands

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Midges have four life stages and are able to survive the winter at the Wetlands
Riding the outlaw trail

Riding the outlaw trail

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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

Celebration equals discounts and treats

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The Cute Cactus, a children's clothing boutique, celebrates its one-year anniversary
The show must go on

The show must go on

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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

Expanding and providing an inclusive space

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BestCare, Prineville's mentral health provider, moved in September 2000 to their location on Madras Highway
City of Wishes

City of Wishes

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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

The great reveal at Vintage Cottage

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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

Long-awaited irrigation certainty and legal protection

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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

Made for the shade

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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

Defining the face of art

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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

Relief funds available for small businesses

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The most recent state relief funding for small businesses due to COVID-19 will close Dec. 16
Leaving a lasting impression

Leaving a lasting impression

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The owners of FreeHorse Work Wear are visionaries who create products that bring their customers' visions to life
Bringing the Nativity scene to life

Bringing the Nativity scene to life

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The Biblical Christmas story comes alive in a memorable way on the campus of the Powell Butte Christian Church.
Country Christmas goes virtual

Country Christmas goes virtual

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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…

COVID freeze hits Prineville, but Small Business Saturday…

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With many local businesses impacted by the pause due to COVID surges, local employers need support from local consumers
Getting meat on the table

Getting meat on the table

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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

Emphasizing grit and grace

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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

The 2020 farm season concludes

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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

Neat Repeat opens its doors, Senior Center remodel complete

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Neat Repeat opens its doors, Senior Center remodel complete
Despite the reopening of the Neat Repeat, the Prineville Senior Center remains closed due to state COVID regulations until phase three

1995: Local bowhunter has success

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1995: Local bowhunter has success
The nation watches as voters approve local school district budget proposal 50 years ago

Preserving a family treasure

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Preserving a family treasure
Beaver State Historical Gunmaker's Guild created replica of Kentucky Muzzle Loader from the 1700s and presented it to Ashcraft family last week

EDCO reports busy local spring and summer season

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EDCO reports busy local spring and summer season
Despite COVID-19, local EDCO director reports an uptick in many sectors of local businesses

1017 project reaches donation milestone

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1017 project reaches donation milestone
More than 57 tons of protein has been provided, since 2014 to food banks and shelters covering Deschutes, Jefferson, Crook and Lake counties

1970: Burglar breaks into Thriftwise Drug Store

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1970: Burglar breaks into Thriftwise Drug Store
Voters return to polls to vote for a fifth time on a controversial Crook County School District budget

Prose and Poems

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Prose and Poems
Amidst the current pandemic, Rick Steber releases three new books, with one being a western novel and two volumes of Prose and Poems to his collection

Bringing the business community together during the pandemic

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Bringing the business community together during the pandemic
When COVID-19 hit the community hard, the staff at the Prineville-Crook County Chamber of Commerce partnered with the community to keep bsuiness…

Everyday heros behind the shield

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Everyday heros behind the shield
When Kitsi Bass encountered challenges with face masks in her job during the pandemic, her supervisor and staff got creative

GriefShare support group resumes next month

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GriefShare support group resumes next month
Prineville Community Church will be the location of the series, facilitated by Chris and Shera Cookston and LaVerne Cater

Helping to preserve history

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Helping to preserve history
Sadee Moss has a passion for museum history, and now she is taking that passion to her new position at Bowman Museum

Oregon sees modest job gains in July

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Oregon sees modest job gains in July
Largest gains were in leisure and hospitality as well as government, retail and health care

Giving and sharing a rich life

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Giving and sharing a rich life
Colleen Ferguson will soon retire, and her career legacy will be a rich and fulfilling life in giving back

Retrieving a treasure

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Retrieving a treasure
Sharon Adams thought she would never again see the Mariner 31 ketch, which she used to navigate across the Pacific Ocean in 1969

Telling a tale for kids

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Telling a tale for kids
Powell Butte author Brian O'Connor strives to keep kids interested in reading with his first young readers adventure novel

Following a father's footsteps

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Following a father's footsteps
Steve Housley leaves Cascade Carpet Cleaning business in good hands as he retires after 43 years

Using down time to get things done

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Using down time to get things done
When the Prineville Elks Lodge No. 1814 was temprarily shuttered due to the pandemic, the members used the time to give the building a facelift

Harnessing the wind

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Harnessing the wind
Powell Butte youth Alayna Neville is training a BLM Warm Springs mustang for an upcoming competition called Teens and Oregon Mustangs, which will…

Birdhouse mystery solved

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Birdhouse mystery solved
Many local residents have wondered where the distinct birdhouses originated from that appear on fenceposts around the community

Stepping out on the open road in faith

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Stepping out on the open road in faith
Jacob and Kyla Salmond sold their house and bought an RV, in which they will adventure with their three boys across the U.S., seeking God's will

Local woman wins big

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Local woman wins big
Prineville resident Elizabeth Rollock wins a Ford pick up and a Sooner 3-horse trailer in Purina Sweepstakes

A roadmap to recovery

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A roadmap to recovery
Choices Recovery Services in Prineville offers alcohol and drug counseling and strives to treat the whole person

Meals on Wheels still rolling along

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Meals on Wheels still rolling along
Home delivery prep crew is based in the Eastside Church kitchen during senior center remodel

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